First name: Neeka
Geographical location: varies between Europe & the US (East coast)
Marital Status: single
Children/Ages: none yet
Occupation: grad student
Pets: 2 lazy cats
Hobbies/Interests: running, yoga, reading novels, politics, reading the news, watching movies, tv series (most of all: True Blood, Lost, Gossip Girl, The West Wing), documentaries, baking cookies, cupcakes and muffins (although not recently! haha)
Height: 5 ft 4
Eye/Hair Color: blonde / blue
Starting Date of Weightloss Journey: December 1st 2008
Starting Weight: 145
Present Weight: 141
Goal Weight: 116
Biggest hurdle to overcome in weightloss: my sweet tooth
Following any specific plan: no, just counting calories helps a lot
What is different this time in your weight loss efforts than in the past:
That I'm seeing it as a challenge and that I'm not ashamed of it anymore. I've learned the hard way that crash diets don't work, so I've given myself a reasonable time frame and I'm doing it the healthy way!
Anything else you would like to share with us: Visiting this forum & reading all your stories and comments really keeps me motivated - thanks for that!
Last edited by neeka; 12-16-2008 at 05:07 AM.