The Girl Who Ate Angie

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The old me….. April 17, 2009

Filed under: AND AWAY WE GO!!!! — angiemo3 @ 11:29 pm
  • The old me would not have gotten right back on track after a bad week!
  • The old me would not get up at 5:50 in the morning to walk after being up till 2am studying for a Chemistry test and taking care of a sick 3yr old!
  • The old me would not be counting 7 days completely on plan!
  • The old me would not have been pleased when she got on the scale this morning and saw ONE pound gone!
  • The old me does not exist anymore!!!!

Yep, I think I can say now that I am determined enough to stay on plan this time.  I am back down to where I was at the end of the first week and -1.  Last week was such a bad week and normally it would have thrown me into the I don’t give a s*** mode.  I think there are 2 people responsible for me not giving up.  One is someone on here who has been lucky enough to reach a big goal and through her daily posts, I feel like it is possible for me to make it to mine. Thanks for that…..The other is my husband, who in my weakest moment became my rock and gave me a reason to keep going.  He all of a sudden got motivated and I felt like I had to help him, and that made me commit to this.  It has been 7 days for him as well and truthfully I am stunned.  He counts his calories and is walking with me in the mornings and he helped me and does not even know how much.

Lets get to the facts

I am drinking water a lot.

I am walking/jogging 3 days a week.

I have been on plan (within calories every day) for 7 days.

I am now getting my fat grams within range also.

I have had about 4 cokes in 3 weeks (but they were all added into my calories).

I have had some comments lately and I wanted to say thanks for reading my blog.  Some people I can not write back because their blog or e mail is not listed so I am going to post answers here.

Getfit2009, I think anything I can do at home would help, but when I am here I don’t seem to have 5 minutes away from the kids.  I am going to have to do something here for when it rains, and stuff.

Joy, I have been reading your blog as well and thank you for the comments.

Brandie, Thank you for the suggestions I am trying some of them and I appreciate you taking the time to try and help me.

I AM POSTING A SPECIAL BLOG POST IN SUPPORT OF MY SON AND OTHERS LIKE HIM.  IF YOU HAVE EVER WONDERED ABOUT AUTISM, APRIL IS NATIONAL AUTISM AWARENESS MONTH AND I AM POSTING AN EXCERPT FROM MY FAVORITE BOOK.  I HOPE IT WILL HELP PEOPLE UNDERSTAND CHILDREN LIKE MATTHEW BETTER AND RAISE AWARENESS ABOUT AUTISM.

THIS MONTH PLEASE MAKE A DONATION TO A NATIONAL AUTISM CHARITY TO HELP FUND RESEARCH FOR AUTISM!!! tHIS IS MY FAVORITE AUTISM CHARITY, AUTISM SPEAKS

 

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