Real name: Rebecca
Geographical location: Wyoming
Marital Status: Married
Children/Ages: 16YO Step-son
Occupation: Health Unit Coordinator / Student
Pets: Roscoe (shih-tzu / poodle mix), Cody (shih-tzu / lhaso apso mix), 4 cats (Tucker, Mia, Grady, and Scootch)
Hobbies/Interests: Reading, writing, music, photography, learning, cooking, crocheting, health care, advocacy, volunteering
Eye/Hair Color: Brown and Brown
Starting Date of Weightloss Journey: 8 or 9
Starting Weight: 456
Present Weight: 434 last I checked
Goal Weight: 150
Biggest hurdle to overcome in weightloss: Kicking my soda habit, exercising more, choosing better foods
Following any specific plan: Eventually RNY, but currently South Beach
What is different this time in your weight loss efforts than in the past: I have hope that I didn't have before.
Anything else you would like to share with us: I want to do many things, and my weight has always held me back. Instead of waiting for the right time, I'm taking the bull by its horns and I am doing what I feel is right for me.