I’m Just 1 Pound Away…

I’m Just 1 Pound Away…

Happy Monday! This was the 2nd and final week of the Sweating Awesome Facebook Accountability Group. I loved this group because we lifted each other up and they helped me A LOT. I stuck to my goals, got back on track with eating, and I lost 2 more pounds this week for a total of …

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My Perfect Runner Mother’s Day

My Perfect Runner Mother’s Day

I’m starting Motivation Monday by appreciating my calf muscles in this photo! I’ve always been very self-conscious of my legs. It feels so good to see them getting leaner and getting stronger! It was week 1 of my accountability group on Facebook. These ladies have helped me immensely for the past 7 days! I was …

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Race Recap -Sutter Buttes Spirit Mountain Run 5k

Race Recap -Sutter Buttes Spirit Mountain Run 5k

All week I had been preparing to run in the world’s smallest mountain range, the Sutter Buttes! I knew this was a bigger race so I wanted to have realistic expectations. Instead of setting my sights on a medal, I set my goal to be a new personal record time for 3.1 miles. My husband told …

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Guess Who Struggled With Food This Week?

Guess Who Struggled With Food This Week?

As you may have seen in last week’s post, I passed the 100 lbs lost mark. You can read about the lessons I’ve learned from this transformation here! On Monday, my sweet husband wanted to take me out to celebrate. We went to Lucille’s for some BBQ! I got a sweet tea and a lunch …

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What Losing 100 Pounds Has Taught Me

What Losing 100 Pounds Has Taught Me

As you may have seen this past week, I have now lost over 100 pounds! It took 16 months, healthy habits, hard work, determination, and a lot of sweat! Now that I’m 30 lbs away from my goal weight, I can see that I still have a long way to go. However, I’m taking the time to celebrate …

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Literally Running My Butt Off

Literally Running My Butt Off

Happy Monday! I have a really good reason to celebrate this week. I passed the 100 pounds lost mark! WOOHOO! Words can’t quite describe just how great it feels to see that number. I feel amazing and it’s great to see my hard work and dedication to being healthy paying off!   I lost 4 lbs …

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Race Recap: Harmony Health Earth Day 5k – Part 2!

Race Recap: Harmony Health Earth Day 5k – Part 2!

Welcome back! At the end of Part 1 of my recap, we were heading to the starting line ready to run our 5k! All of the runners got to the starting line and we began patiently waiting. The organizer was waiting for one of the color stations to radio her and tell her they were …

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Race Recap: Harmony Health Earth Day 5k – Part 1!

Race Recap: Harmony Health Earth Day 5k – Part 1!

This week was all about this 5k! I took a rest day and I did very simple run/walk sessions for 5 days. I stuck to my usual calorie count around 1200 per day and I hit my goal losing 2 lbs bringing my total to 97 lbs lost! The night before the race (talk about …

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Weekly Weigh-In April 16, 2017

Weekly Weigh-In April 16, 2017

The Half Vegetable Rule

The Half Vegetable Rule