Archives for 2010

If you’re going to do it, do it right!

For those of you who know me, you don’t need a reminder that I have numerous fears. Most of them center on dying and leaving my daughter parentless since I am a single parent and need to be the responsible one 24/7/365. Riding a bike on the road with traffic almost gave me a heart […]

Death by Cheat Meal?

So this new eating plan thing is horrid. Sorry to be a Debbie Downer, but I just need to state that up front. Bleah, horrid. I don’t think it’s the increased calories that is the problem; I think it’s more what I’m eating. I’m not used to eating rice, oatmeal, and sweet potatoes. I haven’t […]

Voila, The New Eating Plan Is Here

As promised, I’m going to be posting a few more details about what I do on a day to day basis. One of the reasons I started the blog and my FB page is because I’m just an average person who has never been fit. Research is now showing that people in my class of […]

Progress With Pics to Prove It

I finally found the time to put my progress pictures together side by side. Here they are in all their glory. I tried to keep them consistent so that I could tell if there was a change and not wonder if it was just because of the background or the way I was standing. The […]

Firsts, New Terminology, and a Quotation

The Kid has just completed the first week of middle school! This is the first year that school has ended late enough that I get to pick her up after school instead of relying on daycare. I don’t know who was more excited about school starting – her or me. I got there with locker […]