Weekly Weigh-In: Week 79


Week 78 Current Weight: 238

Pounds Lost This Week: 2

Total Weight Lost: 152 pounds

Eh… still working on getting back on track. I was doing better, but the last two days have been rough. Nonetheless, I will persevere!

The change in weather doesn’t help though – all I want to do is eat the carbs. XD

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Weekly Weigh-In: Week 78


Week 78 Current Weight: 240

Pounds Lost This Week: 0 (gained 6)

Total Weight Lost: 150 pounds

This week’s gain courtesy of hurricane Michael. The good news is I will be back on track after today. Not only do I have my HealthyWage challenge in the works (and I do not want to lose $$), but I also have tickets (VIP Meet & Greet) to see Walk the Moon in February and I really would love to be under 200 pounds by showtime. I know I probably won’t lose 40 pounds by then (it’s only 17 weeks, and even if I lost 2 pounds a week it would only be about 34), but still gives me a great reason to stay motivated. Now if only the weather would cooperate. I am so ready for hurricane season to be over.

 

Weekly Weigh-In: Week 76


Week 76 Current Weight: 240

Pounds Lost This Week: 4

Total Weight Lost: 150 pounds

I probably would have been down a couple more pounds (not complaining in the slightest though), but hubby made homemade shells and cheese (pretty sure he used a whole block of white cheddar and another half of provolone, along with heavy cream) the other day and I ate a ginormous pan of the leftovers last night. No regrets. It was really freaking yummy!!

First week of the Fall Fitness Challenge (starting weight also 240), so it will be good to see where I am in 8 weeks when it’s over. I only went to the gym once this week, even though my goal was to up to at least twice. For whatever reason (too many squats), I was really sore most of the week, and I’ve got a lot of stuff going on this weekend so probably won’t make it then either. Next week I will do better!!

Weekly Weigh-In: Week 75


Week 75 Current Weight: 244

Pounds Lost This Week: 0 (gained 13 pounds)

Total Weight Lost: 146 pounds

After all the stress of the hurricane, I took a break and ate all the food this week. Whatever I wanted, whenever I wanted. I know a good bit of this is just water weight so it will drop back down soon enough. To be fair, the 231 I was at last week was due to not eating much of anything for several days, so I shouldn’t have even been that low to begin with. So not much worried about the gains.

I’ll be starting the Fall Fitness challenge at my gym on Monday, so I’ll have the motivation to get back on track. And I’ll probably start another HealthyWage challenge as well. So it will all be good.

 

Weekly Weigh-In: Week 74


Week 74 Current Weight: 231

Pounds Lost This Week: 4

Total Weight Lost: 159 pounds

So… this week’s weight loss is brought to you by hurricane Florence. Honestly, I was probably down close to 10 pounds at one point. When I weighed myself last Wednesday (the day we evacuated up to VA) I was at 229 due to not eating much of anything for days on end due to storm-related anxiety. It was another day or so before I could make myself start eating again (at which point, allowed myself to eat whatever the hell I wanted). Oddly, even then I didn’t really want much (even my Salted Caramel Oreos were kind of meh). Anyway, after a few days of random junk eating (but at least I was eating – so that counts for something) I was back up to 231, but again, not complaining. As much as I want to lose weight as quickly as possible, starving myself is not part of the plan. At least now that I’m back home (and the storm has passed), I can get back on a more regular eating schedule.

 

Weekly Weigh-In: Week 73


Week 73 Current Weight: 235

Pounds Lost This Week: 3

Total Weight Lost: 155 pounds

I was actually down to 233 pounds at one point this week, which freaked me out a little (being 5 pounds down and 3 days to go to weigh-in), so I increased my calories a bit towards the end of the week just to make sure I wasn’t way under-eating. Then hubby brought home Krispy Kreme yesterday, and that totally didn’t help. XD But definitely not complaining at all.

 

Weekly Weigh-In: Week 72


Week 72 Current Weight: 238

Pounds Lost This Week: 0

Total Weight Lost: 152 pounds

I was pretty laid-back about my eating this week, and also had an event on Tuesday where I ate ALL THE CAKE. But it was, like, mini-sampler bites (of various different types) so not as horrible as it seems,. Which is probably why I managed to maintain this week, rather than gaining anything. So, overall I’m pretty happy.

Weekly Weigh-In: Week 71


Week 71 Current Weight: 238

Pounds Lost This Week: 3

Total Weight Lost: 152 pounds

My HealthyWage goal was to hit 240 pounds by the middle of September. I’m a month early, so that’s good!! Now to just maintain it for at least a month. XD

I mean, obviously, I’m not stopping now, but I know I have an event on Tuesday that will have me eating lots of yummy, but awfully high calorie foods. But at least I’ll still have a few more weeks to work it back out.

 

Weekly Weigh-In: Week 69


Week 69 Current Weight: 241

Pounds Lost This Week: 4

Total Weight Lost: 149 pounds

Honestly was a little surprised that I dropped as much as I did this week (actually saw the underside of 240 at one point even). Though a lot of it is probably still the water weight from nomming as much as I did last month. So not going to complain, that’s for sure.

In totally off-topic news… I released my debut novel, In Plain Sight, this week. It’s available on Amazon, but you can read all about it here.

/shameless self-promotion.