Real name: Susan
Geographical location: Charleston, SC
Marital Status: single
Children/Ages: none, unless you count my parents, Mom - 85 and Dad - 88
Pets: none at this time...but planning to adopt
Hobbies/Interests: computer-webpublishing, reading, music (singing/handbells) and watching tons and tons of CSI:Vegas
Eye/Hair Color: Brown/Brown with red highlights (chemically treated. ;-)
Starting Date of Weightloss Journey: 6/06/04
Starting Weight: 365
Present Weight: 180
Goal Weight: 130-140
Biggest hurdle to overcome in weightloss: Getting enough protein.
Following any specific plan: No
What is different this time in your weight loss efforts than in the past: The realization that this a life-long change and that I must exercise, exercise, exercise!
Anything else you would like to share with us: I plan to retire in two years. Would love to have my body all set. Indeed I would love to loss the rest of the weight by next fall. Also, I am looking into surgery for excessive skin. Hope to get some good advice here.