Monthly Archives: February 2011

Sayonara, 250s!

Yes, that’s right! I am now closer to the 100s than the 300s! (Yikes, saying it like that makes me realize exactly how far I’d let myself go.) Since Christmas Eve, when I weighed in at 270 at Weight Watchers, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Random thoughts

I hit 2,000+ blog visits today–I’m so excited! I intended this to be read once by about two people, so I’m kind of floored to have a few readers from across the country–and one in Australia! 🙂 My pants fell … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Mood swings

In contrast to yesterday’s positive, optimistic me, today I am crabby, exhausted and moody. From the moment I got out of bed, I was annoyed at the world and completely ticked off at this diet. I walked past a tray … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Fittest Loser: 25% complete!

I can’t believe that we’re already a quarter of the way done with the contest! Craziness. In those three weeks, I’ve lost 12 pounds, met some great people, learned that I really can survive without pizza or pasta, and realized … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments

The importance of Sundays

What I’ve learned in the first two weeks of the Fittest Loser contest is that Sundays are absolutely crucial to success. If I maximize them, I have a great week; if I waste them, the whole week goes downhill from … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Reconsidering restaurants

Jon and I spend far too many meals in restaurants. We love them. We love food, we love not having to cook or clean, and we love being out and about. But dining out is a whole new ballgame now. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments

It’s really happening!

The Fittest Loser contest may have officially begun two weeks ago, but today is the day it became really real. It is now online! Check out my hot photo–don’t I make a lovely grimacing munchkin? 🙂 Interestingly, I no longer … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment