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Motivate Me – Update 11

It is time for another update. I’m trying to space these out because I know most people tend to skip over them, as they don’t pertain to blogging or books. However, I do find that publicly hanging my dirty laundry, or poor eating habits as the case may be,...

Motivate Me – Update 10

I’ve been bad. No exercise, no tracking of food, and really not watching what I was eating has led to a three-plus pound weight gain. Yikes! Now, I can make all sorts of excuses. The weather has been extremely uncooperative. I was unknowingly sick for most of...

Motivate Me – Update 9

153.6 pounds. That’s what my scale read this past Sunday when I weighed in for the first time in a month. This is down from the 155 the scale told me several weeks ago, i.e. after the trip to New Orleans. I have officially hit over 10 pounds lost. YAY!!I must be...

Motivate Me – 2011 Update 8

I’m down another pound this week, just in time for some fun in the sun with Michelle (my books. my life) and Jen (Devourer of Books). It should be an interesting weekend, as Michelle wants to get me running again, and Jen has a readathon weekend planned. I know...

Motivate Me – 2011 Update 7

Hello, my lovely supporters! This past weekend was spent in the lovely New Orleans. While I took a break from the diet – hello Cafe Du Monde – I did make sure that we walked everywhere and that offset the wonderful beignets with eating only two meals a...

Motivate Me – 2011 Update 6

I’ve got nothing this week. The scale stayed the same, which isn’t necessarily what I wanted to see, but it is better than gaining weight. I do know I wasn’t very careful with what I ate this week, so I’ll take the lack of movement as a win and...