I can’t believe I’ve been here almost a month. This week, things got a little tougher. I did lose 1.4 pounds, so that's good. However, I’ve had cravings this week and finally gave in yesterday and had an overload of terrible-for-me food (after I weighed in). I think it is fascinating how quickly things go … Continue reading Lisa Accountability Post – Week 4 of New Life!
Hi folks! I'm happy to report about week two since I moved back to Virginia. It has been an amazing week and I'm happy to report that my health efforts were pretty successful. I had three days of training this week at different locations so the challenge was choosing foods that were on plan even … Continue reading Lisa Accountability Post – Week 2 of New Life!
Ok folks, on our soon-to-be-posted podcast, you will hear that I've just uprooted myself and returned to the East Coast with a new job and new apartment. I miss my family in TX, but am excited to be settled after looking for where I was going to land for so long. So, Kitty and I … Continue reading Lisa Accountability Post – Week 1 of New Life!
Alright y'all, I have been living in the same weight decade for the past few months, demonstrating a full-fledged plateau. I had been gaining and losing the same few pounds for a while. I decided I wanted to bust out of that pattern. First, I had to set the goals for my challenge. I had … Continue reading Plateau-Busting!
Try my weight watcher-friendly sophisticated ice cream sandwiches!
I’ve been having a very hard time getting through this particular 10 pounds. Losing forty pounds to get to this weight was not a picnic, but I worked towards it and it happened. However, starting in late October and until just a week ago, I’ve been gaining and losing the same 8 or so pounds. … Continue reading Need Help, I Think I Am At My Body’s Set Point
Last Friday, I decided to switch to Simply Filling. My primary reasons were that I haven’t been able to really acclimate to Freestyle and I’m someone who eats whole grains and found that my points were gone too quickly. The final straw was when I finally looked at the Simply Filling list of foods and … Continue reading My First Week On Simply Filling
Is freestyle working for you? Here are my thoughts so far...
I am trying a new experiment. Its called exercise. And I'm going to be honest, I hate exercising. It has never been my thing. For a brief period in my twenties I would go running and walking. But that behavior was short-lived and now I find myself in my forties struggling to exercise at all. … Continue reading Time To Move Again!
After the gain I had at the end of the year, I’ve been feeling a little down. It seemed to take some of the glow off of the success of 2017. So, I did what we all do and determined to improve my choices. But, I’ve found myself feeling somewhat tired of the routine. I … Continue reading We Can Change Our Habits