Real name: Melissa
Geographical location: Richmond, Va.
Marital Status: Happily Single
Children/Ages: Madilyn, 2 1/2
Occupation: Student of Paralegal Studies
Pets: 1 happy little mutt, Frodo
Hobbies/Interests: Reading, Spending time with family and friends, watching movies
Eye/Hair Color: Blue/Brown
Starting Date of Weightloss Journey: March 2008. According to my insurance I have to have 6 months of diet and exercise while under the care of a doctor. My 6 months are up in September and I am looking forward to it.
Starting Weight: My weight at the start of the 6 months was 410
Present Weight: 397
Goal Weight: 160
Biggest hurdle to overcome in weightloss: the 6 months lol
Following any specific plan: Right now just watching calories and carbs and walking the treadmill
Anything else you would like to share with us: I'm looking forward to the surgery and losing the weight, but kinda worried about after i lose the weight.