My Weight Loss Journey

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Friday, March 16, 2012

2 months ago






I started the transformation to a new me. It started as a weight loss journey but shortly after starting, I realized that it's not a weight loss journey; its a lifestyle change! I welcomed these changes with portion control, staying under my calorie intake and also making the gym part of my daily routine.

Side note: I have NEVER been one to go to the gym!

I made it my goal everyday to really watch when I put into my body. I don't want to be the skinniest girl in the world. I want to be healthy. I want to feel good in and out of my clothes. I also make it a point to log into My Fitness Pal (MFP) to track my food everyday. It makes me accountable for what I'm putting into my body and how many calories I have to go so I can make healthy choices during the day.

This journey will not always be easy, as I have come to find out, but as long as I keep telling myself that this journey is a lifestyle change and its a slow and steady one, I think KNOW I can do it!


With that said, because today was a very exciting weigh in! I am officially 13lbs down!!



6 comments:

  1. Congrats on hitting your goal!

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    1. Not official goal yet...37 more lbs to go! But I am so happy with the way things are going!

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  2. Feels great doesn't it? Although I have a reward system too, I don't think anything is more rewarding than seeing that number on the scale go down. Keep up the good work!

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    1. The number getting lower and to be able to see it in the progression pic are the best reward out there! Thank you!

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