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OMG! I did it! I finally did it. I broke through the 240s! This morning, I stepped on my trusty Renpho and 238.8!!! The mental battle to get here has been so arduous and lengthy. And frustrating. This breakthrough is more than just ending a six-month plateau. So, everyone who is struggling with a plateau,… Continue reading Weekly Check-in 4.10.2021…And breaking through
Happy Easter, Happy Passover, Blessed Ramadan, and Yummy National Chicken Cordon Bleu Day! It is time for my weekly check-in. This week has not been great. After I got home from Death Valley, I got so incredibly ill. Let’s just say, the North and South were having an epic battle. It was a scorched earth… Continue reading Weekly Check-in April 4, 2021
Please, don’t tell me to lighten up about COVID-19. Yes, we can see the light. It is so very tempting to rip off that mask and pretend like everything is normal. It isn’t. And I am not sure when I will ever feel it is. No, I did not contract COVID. I kept isolated. Masked.… Continue reading No, I don’t need to “get back to normal.”
A famous Hobbit adventurer, Bilbo Baggins, once said, “It’s a dangerous business, Frodo, going out your door. You step onto the road, and if you don’t keep your feet, there’s no knowing where you might be swept off to.” No better advice given! And I am a Hobbit that loves a good Adventure. Today was… Continue reading A Hobbit’s Adventure
I am still struggling to get under 240 pounds. I am getting close and still working on it. The photo on the left showed up in my FB feed this morning. I am pretty happy to be at 241.8 pounds. I released another 1.3 pounds this week. As I said last week, I had amazingly,… Continue reading Weekly Check-in 03.27.2021
So, let’s start out with some givens. I am fabulous. My cat is fabulous. My Hobbit Hole is fabulous. My life is absolutely fabulous. Don’t believe me? Check out the title of this site. Says it all there. However, there is one thing in my life that is normal–completely and utterly normal. And I can’t… Continue reading Weekly Check-in, Labs, and PIYO Isn’t for Fat People
As per usual, I get close to breaking 240, and I sabotage myself. I am frustrated and annoyed at myself. Snarl. I am very growly at myself. Grrrr…I am trying to figure out why. What on earth am I so terrified about? I have explored many things that I already know. I am comfortable being… Continue reading Weekly Check-in 3.14.2021
So, I missed last week’s check-in for a variety of reasons. I did receive the 2nd COVID-19 vaccine on Saturday. I also felt bleh on Sunday. AND I was also at 245 pounds. So, I admit, I threw a pretty awesome pity party. Well, I am still standing at the precipice looking at the 230s… Continue reading Check-in 3.7.2021
Well, another week has flown by, and I am still in the 240s. Last week I weighed in at 241.6, and this week 241.2. What is interesting is that on Monday, I started to gain and was at 246, then the weight began to drop. So, I am .4 pound less than last week. I… Continue reading Weekly Check-in 2.20.2020
Once again, I broke the 80-pound mark. I am at 241.6 pounds and released 81.4 pounds! I am also 6.6 pounds to my next goal of 235 pounds. This has been a difficult 26 pounds. So much has happened since September when I started on this part of my journey. I try very hard not… Continue reading Weekly Check-in 2.14.2021 and About Being Seen
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