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This is a bit personal but I feel it so completely portrays my despair about my weight, I wanted to share.  I wrote this in the midst of crying over how much weight I’ve gained.   516 more words


Some jobs more conducive to weight gain?

(First, I hope everyone had a Happy Easter.)

I think it is getting to be that time in the first half of the year where one of the most popular New Year’s resolutions begins to falter. 1,039 more words

General Blogging

Week 2: Squats Are Back

I have to say this week has ended with an impressive near ‘normal‘ workout.  I haven’t been able to workout properly over the last two weeks due to a wrist injury (That I still have) and general poor fitness.   233 more words


Hey, hey, hey! I gained some weight!

I gained a pound this week! I’m trying to act happy about it, but it’s hard not to freak out and start restricting. Instead of thinking, “I’ve gained a whole pound of fat instead of muscle,” I’m going to try to think, “I gained a whole pound of fat that my body desperately needs to keep warm and have energy. 117 more words


To fear gaining weight,
I’m already living my fear
Every day one more pound,
And I’m still only half way there.
The fortitude of starvation… 49 more words

Weigh Day- 2 Weeks

I woke up this morning, I put my beautiful boy in his jumper, and I slowly walked to the scale.  As I walked to the scale, visions of a steak dinner, mashed potatoes shaped like a pear, stuffed breads, fried dough dipped in chocolate, champagne, chocolate dipped strawberries, and red velvet cake played through my head.   289 more words


Week 1: The Weigh In

From Monday this week I have been weighing myself daily and plan to measure my body each and every week.  I will keep this up alongside my 8 week training program and hopefully see some small gains.   305 more words