First name: Lauren
Geographical location: Maryland
Marital Status: In a relationship
Children/Ages: No kids right now
Occupation: Naturalist (outdoor/environmental educator)
Pets: 2 Guinea Pigs! lol
Hobbies/Interests: Hiking, Running, Singing, Kayaking, Reading, Dancing, and more...
Height: 5' 4"
Eye/Hair Color: Hazel/ Light Brown
Starting Date of Weightloss Journey: Does 8 years old count? But technically I've started this chapter in January of 2012.
Starting Weight: 205
Present Weight: 178
Goal Weight: 135
Biggest hurdle to overcome in weightloss: Saying no to the foods I love. I have a very difficult time with self control.
Following any specific plan: Weight Watchers Online
What is different this time in your weight loss efforts than in the past: I am way more active this time than I used to be and I just don't see myself turning back, I need to make this happen once and for all.
Anything else you would like to share with us: Just that I love this website and I am hoping that I can speak with all of you in this group to get tips and inspiration. Its been challenging for me these past 6 months and I am hoping to use this as another tool to get me back on track.
"Destiny is not a matter of chance, it's a matter of choice"