Little Changes that Make A Big Difference

Last Tuesday, my cousin commented at my weight loss and asked if I enrolled in a gym or if I was doing any specific diet. I told her that I’m done with the whole one-kind-of-food only diet, soup diets, cleansing detox, etcetera etcetera. Also, much as I

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Fat Babies, Fat Adults?

It would be easy to assume that since I’ve struggled with weight all throughout my life, that I was a fat baby as well. Contrary to that, however, I was not. Although admittedly I was my mom’s biggest and heaviest baby (compared to my 3 siblings), I

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I Swear I’ve Had Better Ideas in the Past….

Last Friday I finally pulled myself up by my bootstraps and faced the music: I dragged myself to my doctors clinic after months of hiding and decided to just see what she has to say and move on from there. Much as I love her to bits,

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Social Support and Weight Loss

While I am making great strides in my diet (yes, so much so that people have actually noticed now, and not just people who know I am trying to lose weight!), every once in a while I will admit frustration, hurt and anxiety creeps in and taps

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Wanted: Knight in Shining Whatever

Okay, okay, I know this is a random rant…and that while I’m no surgeon, I too don’t really need a knight in shining whatever because I do the saving and err…I can do my own saving but but but….tonight I so want one to just make things

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21 and Counting

Yes, as of this weekend, my magic number is 21 I was a bit shocked to see the drop, to be honest, because I really didn’t think I was making that much progress. Well, I knew I was making improvements, but that much? It didn’t seem possible.

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Mondays are My Happy Days

Why hello there Monday, welcome back Yes, I say this at the risk of irking a whole lot of people who hate Mondays. Let me explain a little bit, however, why I love Mondays so much. To be honest, for a long time the only time I

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A Wrist Story

On the day of my surgery a few years ago (this was before I lost weight and regained it again…long story I know but if you read my past posts, you’d know what I was talking about), my mom wrapped her hand around my wrist and made

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Gains and Losses

Before I begin, no, this isn’t a post only about how much weight I’ve lost and what I’ve gained along the way. I realized tonight a lot of things about my journey to being a Fat Girl No More. I tell you, this battle against obesity is

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Re-Evaluating My Goals

A few weeks ago (or was it months?), I decided to set some tangible goals for myself in this weight loss journey. Granted that rewards came with the package, goal setting allowed me to have a more realistic and attainable output for my hard work. Presently, I am

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