09-10-2010, 04:52 AM
Join Date: Aug 2010
BIRTHDAY: January 26th
MARITAL STATUS: Living with my boyfriend.
TOP WEIGHT: 163 lb
CURRENT WEIGHT: 154 lb
GOAL WEIGHT: 120 lb
EYE COLOR: Brown, with a blue spot.
HAIR COLOR: Dark brown. Most of the time.
HOBBIES/INTERESTS: Drawing, painting, comics, video games, reading, DIY projects.
PETS: Two kitties. Well, one for me, one for my boyfriend.
GEOGRAPHIC LOCATION: Southern California.
FAVORITE COLOR: Orange + white, together.
FAVORITE FOODS: Mahi mahi tacos and beer. Mmm.
FAVORITE EXERCISE: Swimming and bicycling. And Wii Fit yoga.
FAVORITE BOOK(S): Atwood, Palahniuk, Sedaris, lots more.
FAVORITE MOVIE(S): Anything by Wes Anderson. Punch Drunk Love. Kick ***. District 9. The Coen Brothers can't go wrong. I especially love O Brother, Where Art Thou?
FAVORITE TV SHOW(S): 30 Rock, Mythbusters, some random cooking shows like Spice Goddess. Oceans Blue. Flight of the Conchords. (
FAVORITE BAND/MUSIC: The Decemberists, the Pixies, Arcade Fire, Apples in Stereo, Gorillaz, Pavement. Many more.
PROBLEM IN WEIGHT LOSS: I always seem to lose my motivation too soon.
WHAT IS DIFFERENT THIS TIME THAT WILL MAKE YOU SUCCESSFUL: I have a support network of IRL friends that I know will help me this time. Before, I was just moping in my apartment after work every day. Now I have running buddies
WEIGHT LOSS PLAN: Run, bicycle, swim, skate!! I wanna be in roller derby!
RELIGION: Raised Christian, hard-core Christian actually. I grew out of it sort of unwillingly when I turned 19, but I'm so, so glad now. I simply believe in my art and my dreams.
POLITICS: I voted for Obama because I was optimistic. I'm disappointed in him, but for simplicity's sake I'll call myself a Democrat.
PIERCINGS: Snug and labret. When I reach my mini-goals of 140 and 130 lbs, I'm getting second earlobe piercings. And possibly a nostril stud, if my face starts to look better as I reach my goals.
TATTOOS: If I can reach my goal and maintain for a year, I've promised myself a tattoo across my whole upper back. I'll have until then to design it.
09-11-2010, 01:57 PM
Bewitchin' in the kitchen
Join Date: Feb 2002
Welcome to all the new members!
We are cups, constantly and quietly being filled.
The trick is, knowing how to tip ourselves over
and let the beautiful stuff out. - Ray Bradbury
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09-16-2010, 02:16 AM
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Detroit, Michigan
BIRTHDAY: December 1st
MARITAL STATUS: Married for one year as of August 30th!
TOP WEIGHT: 240
CURRENT WEIGHT: 234
GOAL WEIGHT: 180
EYE COLOR: brown
HAIR COLOR: brown, dyed black 99% of the time
HOBBIES/INTERESTS: Writing, gaming, concert-going
PETS: Two cats, Louis and Kana
GEOGRAPHIC LOCATION: D-town Michigan
FAVORITE COLOR: Black
FAVORITE FOODS: cheese!
FAVORITE EXERCISE: Weight lifting, tennis, biking
FAVORITE BOOK(S): The Virgin Suicides, The Inferno, Beowulf
FAVORITE MOVIE(S): The Virgin Suicides, Interview with the Vampire, LOTR, The Matrix
FAVORITE TV SHOW(S): Psych, Supernatural, Family Guy, Metalacolypse
FAVORITE BAND/MUSIC: Brokencyde, Avenged Sevenfold, Alesana, Breathe Carolina, Psyclon Nine, A Day to Remember
PROBLEM IN WEIGHT LOSS: laziness!!!!
WHAT IS DIFFERENT THIS TIME THAT WILL MAKE YOU SUCCESSFUL: Hopefully this website =) and the free time that will make it easier to schedule in work outs!
WEIGHT LOSS PLAN: work, work, work
RELIGION: devout Athiest
PIERCINGS: Ears, tongue. If I'm ever thin enough I'd like to get my bellybutton done as well as my hips. And eventually I will get my cartilage
TATTOOS: I have a dedication cross on my thigh. It's pretty big, so, I think I'm all set for tattoos =)
Nice to meet you all! Drop me a line if you need a friend or weight loss buddy =D
09-18-2010, 02:09 AM
Join Date: Jul 2010
S/C/G: starting size 18/ Goal size 10
Welcome and best of luck!
09-25-2010, 08:48 PM
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Ontario, Canada
Hi! Was on the site a few years ago but didn't really commit. Starting fresh, and I think that this group is probably the one that I can best relate to. Hi to everyone!
NAME: Ema Lea
MARITAL STATUS: Sort of taken
TOP WEIGHT: 303 lbs
CURRENT WEIGHT: 263 lbs
GOAL WEIGHT: 160 or until I feel right
EYE COLOR / HAIR COLOR: hazel/ right now, crazy red
HOBBIES/INTERESTS: knitting, concerts, road trips, tennis
GEOGRAPHIC LOCATION: Hamilton, Ontario
FAVORITE COLOR: lately, purple, but that could change.
FAVORITE FOODS: popcorn
FAVORITE EXERCISE: swimming, arctrainer, tennis, trails
FAVORITE BOOK(S): To Kill a Mockingbird
FAVORITE MOVIE(S): Saved, Easy A, 500 Days of Summer, Away We Go, Whip It
FAVORITE TV SHOW(S): Project Runway, It’s Always Sunny, Community, 30 Rock
FAVORITE BAND/MUSIC: The National, Band of Horses, Death Cab, mainly Indie, folk, covers of any kind.
PROBLEM IN WEIGHT LOSS: I eat my feelings. Lack of discipline, self control.
WHAT IS DIFFERENT THIS TIME THAT WILL MAKE YOU SUCCESSFUL: I’m starting to realize that I don’t like the lifestyle that I have.
WEIGHT LOSS PLAN: South Beach diet, possibly OA
POLITICS: very far left…
PIERCINGS: nose, ears, industrial.
TATTOOS: none… yet!
09-26-2010, 10:10 PM
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: West Coast of Canada
Ah-here's where you all are!
Well hey there! I've been on this site for awhile-glad to see some like minded folk kicking around!
BIRTHDAY: November 18
MARITAL STATUS: Single
TOP WEIGHT: 211 lb
CURRENT WEIGHT: 182 lb
GOAL WEIGHT: 155 lb
EYE COLOR: Brown
HAIR COLOR: Brown
HOBBIES/INTERESTS: Photography, knitting, sewing, crafting, music music music, camping, traveling, theatre-but that's also sort of what i do...
PETS: 1 cat who lives with my mom
GEOGRAPHIC LOCATION: Canada
FAVORITE COLOR: ...black?
FAVORITE FOODS: Mexican Fiesta and hippy food
FAVORITE EXERCISE: Running, circuit training, biking
FAVORITE BOOK(S): so many. Have been on a big Bill Bryson kick
FAVORITE MOVIE(S): As long as it's interesting and has a plot, I will probably like. I see more live theatre then I watch movies...
FAVORITE TV SHOW(S): Buffy, Six Feet Under, 30 Rock, Mad Men, True Blood...
FAVORITE BAND/MUSIC:indie, underground hip hop, old country , rock n' roll, heck, even some pop! Best shows I've been to of late: Okkervil River, Mother Mother and Plus Perfect.
PROBLEM IN WEIGHT LOSS: Being in complete denial that the way I eat and live have a direct impact on my inability to get passed 180.
WHAT IS DIFFERENT THIS TIME THAT WILL MAKE YOU SUCCESSFUL: Open eyes and an honest approach.
WEIGHT LOSS PLAN: Eat good fresh food, limit alcohol intake and move my body at least one a day. Whether that's going to the gym, riding my bike to work or going to the roller rink!
RELIGION: more spiritual, less religious-as tends to be the case on the west coast
POLITICS: liberal heading towards socialist
PIERCINGS: daath (i think that's what it's called. i got it when i was 20, so i don't really remember)
TATTOOS: many. always and forever will be getting more. finishing a sleeve and will soon start working on a large back piece.
Last edited by keeponkeepingon; 09-26-2010 at 11:45 PM.
09-30-2010, 01:41 PM
Join Date: Sep 2010
Finally.....a comfy place....
Okay, so I just did this in the intros, but I had not yet found the alternachick place.....I so fit in more here, I think.
BIRTHDAY: May 22
MARITAL STATUS: married
TOP WEIGHT: 180
CURRENT WEIGHT: 175
GOAL WEIGHT: 145
EYE COLOR: light brown
HAIR COLOR: red
HOBBIES/INTERESTS: karate, yoga, reading, writing, being outside
PETS: Sam the bird and Fred the fish
GEOGRAPHIC LOCATION: Atlanta
FAVORITE COLOR: green
FAVORITE FOODS: wine
FAVORITE EXERCISE: yoga, weights
FAVORITE BOOK(S): Prodigal Summer, Clay's Quilt, anything Lee Smith, etc, etc, etc....
FAVORITE MOVIE(S): The Exorcist, The Fog, Urban Cowboy, Jaws, Dangerous Liaisons, all the old monster flicks
FAVORITE TV SHOW(S): Sunday Morning, Jerseylicious (yes, I love it and admit it freely)
FAVORITE BAND/MUSIC: country, 80s, classical, new age, classic rock; depends on my mood
PROBLEM IN WEIGHT LOSS: I have two little ones and a hubby who works opposite of my schedule = no time to work out consistently
WHAT IS DIFFERENT THIS TIME THAT WILL MAKE YOU SUCCESSFUL: I don't know, but I'm hoping this place will help me figure it out.
WEIGHT LOSS PLAN: continue to eat right, try 1400 cals a day (though that is a TON of food) and try to find time to work out (even if it's at 10pm)
RELIGION: raised by Atheists, but believe in something; probably considered Unitarian if I have to be labeled
POLITICS: hate labels, but probably Democrat and that's typcially how I vote
TATTOOS: yes; trinity knot on ankle and large tribal "tramp stamp"; would like a warrior feather over trinity knot
09-30-2010, 06:24 PM
Staying the Same
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Troy, NY
BIRTHDAY: December 24th
MARITAL STATUS: Yesterday was 4 years since our first date!
TOP WEIGHT: 170, more recently 154-6
CURRENT WEIGHT: 134
GOAL WEIGHT: 120
EYE COLOR: brown
HAIR COLOR: Fake reddish brown
HOBBIES/INTERESTS: Travel, clubbing, shopping, concerts, violin
GEOGRAPHIC LOCATION: Fukuoka, Japan
FAVORITE COLOR: Green, purple, black
FAVORITE FOODS: Pad thai, gourmet hot dogs, Oaxacan mole enchiladas
FAVORITE EXERCISE: Running, walking, dancing
FAVORITE BOOK(S): Moby-Dick
FAVORITE MOVIE(S): Blade Runner, Gladiator, Forrest Gump
FAVORITE TV SHOW(S): Doctor Who, King of the Hill, Sex and the City
FAVORITE BAND/MUSIC: oh god...Kraftwerk, New Order, Siouxsie and the Banshees, Sisters of Mercy, Bauhaus, The Cure, Sopor Aeternus and the Ensemble of Shadows, countless underground metal bands (mostly black/power)
PROBLEM IN WEIGHT LOSS: Eating just a tiny bit more than I should
WHAT IS DIFFERENT THIS TIME THAT WILL MAKE YOU SUCCESSFUL: Who knows. I guess I've just been sticking with it
WEIGHT LOSS PLAN: Keep telling myself "no junk food tastes as good as being thin feels!"
POLITICS: Irritatingly flexible
PIERCINGS: Ears, nostril, formerly eyebrow but it looked stupid and my skin rejected it
TATTOOS: None. I can't even think about tattoos until I get my weight where I want it!
10-05-2010, 03:03 PM
Join Date: Oct 2010
Nobody can make you feel inferior without your permission
BIRTHDAY: December 1st...Hey Jayden!! Birthday buddies!
MARITAL STATUS: Single
TOP WEIGHT: 169
CURRENT WEIGHT: 140
GOAL WEIGHT: 110
EYE COLOR: blue
HAIR COLOR: blackish red, dyed
HOBBIES/INTERESTS: music, drawing, hiking, camping, travel, comics, costume drama, animals, science, medicine
PETS: One tuxedo cat named Miyu (means beautiful snow in Japanese)
GEOGRAPHIC LOCATION: Coos County, Oregon~Soon to be Oakland, CA
FAVORITE COLOR: Moss Green
FAVORITE FOODS: fries, lychee fruit, pizza, Pad-thai
FAVORITE EXERCISE: walking, hiking, Zumba, eliptical
FAVORITE BOOK(S): Snow Crash, Geek Love, Greys Anatomy, The Phantom Toolboth, tons of comic/ graphic novels
FAVORITE MOVIE(S): Pride and Prejudice (1995 BBC not the horrid Hollywood one), Star Wars series, Heathers, Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog, Tipping the Velvet
FAVORITE TV SHOW(S): From Lark Rise to Candleford, Glee, Big Love
FAVORITE BAND/MUSIC: Thee Hobo Gobbelins, For Fear the Hearts of Men are Failing, The Yard Dogs Road-show, Ween, AC/DC, Bhrams, Black Sabbath, Billy Holliday
PROBLEM IN WEIGHT LOSS: commitment to healthy eating, being "to busy" to work out
WHAT IS DIFFERENT THIS TIME THAT WILL MAKE YOU SUCCESSFUL: I've recently finished nursing school and have my RN; I want to be a healthy nurse telling my patients how to take care of themselves. I'm also moving back to the city single and full of pep, so I want to rock the dating world!
I've also already lost 30 pounds and have been able to keep them off while being very stressed out. I figure if I can do that then i can keep on going towards my goal in a healthy, slow and sane manner.
WEIGHT LOSS PLAN: Clean eating (very limited: sugar, alcohol, processed/fried foods, dairy, red meat) Of course I allow myself breaks and treats, I just don't go overboard. I try to work-out at least 30 mins everyday. Most days I try to get an hour in . I love Zumba and walking. I also do some water jogging.
POLITICS: Thanks for not stopping me
TATTOOS: OK: fire band on my right arm (I was 17
), Dragon on my left side, two Edward Gorey butterfly/dogs on my chest, gibbon skeleton on my left arm, owl skeleton on my left arm, silly "rose"..it's kinda hard to tell.. on my right ankle (I was 15)
One for every five pounds lost
10-19-2010, 06:49 PM
Join Date: Mar 2009
BIRTHDAY: June 9th
MARITAL STATUS: Single and loving it
TOP WEIGHT: 215
CURRENT WEIGHT: 210
GOAL WEIGHT: 165
EYE COLOR: Green
HAIR COLOR: Chocolate Peanut Butterish (leave it to me to describe it with food ha)
HOBBIES/INTERESTS: MUSIC FESTIVALS are my FAVORITE! Going to shows, being outside, playing with my puppy, sewing patchwork bags and skirts
PETS: Chocolate lab puppy, Cadence
GEOGRAPHIC LOCATION: Michigan
FAVORITE COLOR: Green, purple
FAVORITE FOODS: Anything mexican inspired with chicken!
FAVORITE EXERCISE: Walking, Hula hooping, dancing, running
FAVORITE BOOK(S): Jennifer Weiner is probably my favorite author. I recommend "Good In Bed" to anyone that has ever felt fat...it's very relatable and hilarious also "The Zombie Survival Guide"
FAVORITE MOVIE(S): Drop Dead Gorgeous, Lord of the Rings, Eternal Sunshine of a Spotless Mind...Kate Winslet=total alternachick
FAVORITE TV SHOW(S): Arrested Development (RIP), 30 Rock, Planet Earth
FAVORITE BAND/MUSIC: I'm a total hippie/folk lover: Grateful Dead, Umphrey's McGee, Joanna Newsom, Sufjan Stevens, String Cheese Incident, Lotus, John Butler, Tea Leaf Green, Neil Young, Van Morrison, Nick Drake
PROBLEM IN WEIGHT LOSS: Binging late at night, not planning
WHAT IS DIFFERENT THIS TIME THAT WILL MAKE YOU SUCCESSFUL: There will not be a single piece of junk in my house. I will make my meals ahead of time when I have school and work and have only healthy options available to me. I WILL exercise and i can't put it off because it's not just for me it's also for my puppy who has to stay home alone for 8 hours a day!
WEIGHT LOSS PLAN: Several Mini Goals:
#1 Lose 10 lbs by Thanksgiving
#2 Lose 20 lbs by New Years
#3 Lose 30 lbs by Valentine's Day
#4 Lose 40 lbs by Friend's Wedding in May
#5 Lose 45 lbs by Memorial Day, when MUSIC FESTIVAL SEASON IS HERE
First mini-goal: 10 lbs lost by thanksgiving
Second mini-goal: 20 lbs lost by new years
Third: 30 lbs by valentine's day
Fourth: 45 lbs lost by friends wedding in may!
11-01-2010, 02:37 PM
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Sacramento, CA
BIRTHDAY: 14 March
MARITAL STATUS: Engaged.
TOP WEIGHT: Originally, worst ever? 419, then 384 pre-op, then down to 289, then....
CURRENT WEIGHT: Sigh. Back to pre-op, 384.
GOAL WEIGHT: Right now, 299. Then 250. Then, we'll see...
EYE COLOUR: Dark blue with a gold streak in the right.
HAIR COLOUR: Blue-black.
HOBBIES/INTERESTS: Steampunk, bellydance, historical recreation, costuming, British TV, sci-fi, singing, writing, travelling, elderGoth
PETS: One beeg fat kittee (mine). One Irish Wolfhound and one retriever/chow mix (His). One QHTB mare (ours).
GEOGRAPHIC LOCATION: Northern California.
FAVORITE COLOR: Indigo.
FAVORITE FOODS: Pizza, beer, Greek, Persian... too bad I had to give a lot of that up, heh.
FAVORITE EXERCISE: Dancing, walking, riding.
FAVORITE BOOK(S): Anything Gaiman, Tolkien, A.C. Doyle, Poe, Lackey, de Lint, Beagle, C. Harris, Nancy Collins, etc, etc.
FAVORITE MOVIE(S): The Thin Man series, Sherlock Holmes (2009), Nightmare Before Christmas, Corpse Bride, anything by Coen Brothers, Hudson Hawk, Fifth Element, Blade Runner, From ****, all Harry Potters, all Narnia, LOTR trilogy, classic films, etc
FAVORITE TV SHOW(S): Sherlock (BBC 2010), Sherlock Holmes (the 80s Granada series), Life on Mars (original UK version), Ashes to Ashes, Doctor Who, Torchwood, Being Human, Gavin & Stacy, Warehouse 13, Ghost Hunters, Jekyll,
FAVORITE BAND/MUSIC: 80s New Wave, Gary Numan, Berlin, Bauhaus, Dali's Car, Mission UK, Sisters of Mercy, Siouxsie, old Cure, Sting, Police, Talk Talk, Thomas Dolby, Tori, Dead Can Dance, tons of Celtic stuff, electronica, world beats, etc.
PROBLEM IN WEIGHT LOSS: Not sticking to my guns and never making that necessary MENTAL change.
WHAT IS DIFFERENT THIS TIME THAT WILL MAKE YOU SUCCESSFUL: Nothing but determination and a positive attitude and understanding I have to make the mental and emotional changes if the physical changes are to stick.
WEIGHT LOSS PLAN: Originally a gastric bypass patient (2006), I'm currently now on Medifast again to get a jumpstart back to how I should be eating.
RELIGION: I try to leave it out of conversations, but definitely devout on my own path.
POLITICS: Again, I leave it out of conversations. I'm pro gay marriage, pro equal rights, pro marijuana legalisation and that's about all I am gonna say.
PIERCINGS: Nose, and eleven in both ears (five per side and one upper cartilage).
TATTOOS: One gigantic upper back piece (large tribal-style wings and a compass star in the center). Already have several more planned for upper arms, inner wrist, and lower back but those are gonna wait awhile.
11-01-2010, 03:15 PM
Join Date: Oct 2010
BIRTHDAY: November 19
MARITAL STATUS: Single
TOP WEIGHT: 219
CURRENT WEIGHT: 191
GOAL WEIGHT: 150
EYE COLOR: Blue
HAIR COLOR: Strawberry Blonde with black ends (shaved my head, dyed it black when it grew in and now my natural color is growing)
HOBBIES/INTERESTS: cooking, reading, doing puzzles
PETS: two dogs: jack and jojo and one cat named neko
GEOGRAPHIC LOCATION: Virginia
FAVORITE COLOR: teal
FAVORITE FOODS: cereal and hummus (not together though!)
FAVORITE EXERCISE: walking, weight lifting
FAVORITE BOOK(S): mordred, ******* son by douglass clegg, a single man by christopher isherwood, brideshead revisited by evelyn waugh, and so many more
FAVORITE MOVIE(S): The Darjeeling Limited
FAVORITE TV SHOW(S): Caprica, The Walking Dead, Merlin, The Big Bang theory
FAVORITE BAND/MUSIC: neon trees, the sounds, placebo, franz ferdinand, yelle, example
PROBLEM IN WEIGHT LOSS: eating when I am bored
WHAT IS DIFFERENT THIS TIME THAT WILL MAKE YOU SUCCESSFUL: i am focused on running an 8k
WEIGHT LOSS PLAN: eat healthy portions and maintain 1200 calories
RELIGION: am currently figuring it out
PIERCINGS:monroe, ears (currently stretching)
TATTOOS: 4 shamrocks, 2 hearts, hummingbird/lotus combo, skull, penguin, eyes, tribal woman
11-02-2010, 08:06 PM
Join Date: Oct 2010
NAME: Danielle usually just Dani though.
BIRTHDAY: February 27th.. 28 yrs old
MARITAL STATUS: been with my lady for 2 years and counting ;-)
TOP WEIGHT: 199lbs
CURRENT WEIGHT: 189lbs
GOAL WEIGHT: 155lbs I want to say 140lbs but when I get around 160lbs I tend to look really bony.
EYE COLOR: Hazel-ish.. people say it's like the tiger's eye rock.
HAIR COLOR: Soft black
HOBBIES/INTERESTS: I'm a bit a.d.d so I can't seem to keep one thing going for very long. I like hiking, reading, listening to music, long conversations about life, LOVE LOVE coffeeee!
PETS: Bella my pup.. aka one of the loves of my life and 4 cat's (Stinky, Weez, Figgy and Weewee) Yes I know all strange names lol.
GEOGRAPHIC LOCATION: Currently Ohio.. from Connecticut.. want to be in the UK :-)
FAVORITE COLOR: Usually I tend to lean towards neutrals but lately I've had this thing for purple and orange.
FAVORITE FOODS: pad thai, homemade pasta and goat cheese mmm oi lol
FAVORITE EXERCISE: Love arm work.. I have a fetish with arm pit muscles they are just amazing.
FAVORITE BOOK(S): Haven't had much reading time lately but I tend to go towards self help books, cookbooks and spiritual type books.
FAVORITE MOVIE(S): I tend to be into cheesy comedy and realistic horror flicks.
FAVORITE TV SHOW(S): Weeds, The big C, Lost Girl and The L Word although it no longer airs. Other then that I watch a lot of BBC shows.
FAVORITE BAND/MUSIC: Lily Allen, Tegan and Sarah, Poe, Tristan Prettyman and much more. Not into rap or heavy metal.
PROBLEM IN WEIGHT LOSS: I often lack motivation.
WHAT IS DIFFERENT THIS TIME THAT WILL MAKE YOU SUCCESSFUL: I've been within 5lbs of my goal weight before and I remember saying to myself if I can do this anybody can.. so I'm going to listen to myself fully this time.
WEIGHT LOSS PLAN: Clean foods no sugar and trying to avoid anything processed.
RELIGION: Have yet to put myself into any type of religion.. I believe the earth and all of us are the religion it's just about coming together and uniting. If I had to say just one way of living it would be Kryon.
POLITICS: open minded
PIERCINGS: Small gauged ears, nose. Used to have my nipples and plan to have them again when I am comfortable with myself enough to lay topless in front of a stranger. Have had many others but only miss those 2.
TATTOOS: Ankle, wrist and lower back. Working on saving for a half sleeve at the moment.
Last edited by hippieheart; 11-02-2010 at 08:21 PM.
Reason: Got ahead of myself with the age and put 29 yrs old lol
12-13-2010, 02:19 AM
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: West Virginia
BIRTHDAY: January 28
MARITAL STATUS: It's very complicated
TOP WEIGHT: 304 lbs
CURRENT WEIGHT: 285
GOAL WEIGHT: 150 overall, but not counting on it anytime soon.
EYE COLOR / HAIR COLOR: hazel/lightish brown
HOBBIES/INTERESTS: writing, traveling, music, painting, crochet, rescuing animals.
PETS: 3 cats and a dog - haircut, trashcan, lolli, and rocky.
GEOGRAPHIC LOCATION: west virginia
FAVORITE COLOR: orange or purple
FAVORITE FOODS: carbs of all types
FAVORITE EXERCISE: hiking, playing on a playground, drunk dancing.
FAVORITE BOOK(S): way too many to list.
FAVORITE MOVIE(S): pulp fiction, fight club, pink flamingos, velvet goldmine.
FAVORITE TV SHOW(S): degrassi, law & order svu, house.
FAVORITE BAND/MUSIC: afi, the cure, madina lake, p.o.s., combichrist, brand new, against me!, i could go on forever.
PROBLEM IN WEIGHT LOSS: absolutely no self-control, eat of out boredom, obsess over food.
WHAT IS DIFFERENT THIS TIME THAT WILL MAKE YOU SUCCESSFUL: found the best motivation possible.
WEIGHT LOSS PLAN: weight loss clinic, treadmill, joining a gym.
RELIGION: don't have one.
POLITICS: live and let live
PIERCINGS: 00g lobes, 16g lobes, lip, septum
TATTOOS: 14 total: left full sleeve, 3 on right arm, 2 on each leg, 4 on my back, 2 on my chest.
12-14-2010, 11:55 PM
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Cincinnati, OH
BIRTHDAY: Nov. 16, '87
MARITAL STATUS: Single, but I'm not allowed to get married here, dang marriage laws. :/
TOP WEIGHT: 208
CURRENT WEIGHT: 190
GOAL WEIGHT: 115/120 (I'm 5'3)
EYE COLOR / HAIR COLOR: Black/ Darkish-kinda-reddish-brown
HOBBIES/INTERESTS: Music, my [co-ed] Honor Fraternity, Internet-ing, Hanging out with friends, World of Warcraft.
PETS: 2 dogs, 1 cat.
GEOGRAPHIC LOCATION: Cincinnasty, Ohio
FAVORITE COLOR: Light blue (like the Tiffany's boxes), rainbow
FAVORITE FOODS: Pita bread and garlic hummus, Indian food in general, Chili, anything with BW3's Honey BBQ sauce on it, Caesar salad.
FAVORITE EXERCISE: Wii fit, jogging, jumping rope, hula hooping, dance
FAVORITE BOOK(S): Cat's Cradle- Kurt Vonnegut. Currently Working on The Girl With the Dragon Tatoo.
FAVORITE MOVIE(S): Kill Bill 1+2, Grindhouse, Pulp Fiction, (see a trend here?) Inception, Imagine Me and You, But I'm a Cheerleader, Across the Universe, any Harry Potter,
FAVORITE TV SHOW(S): Modern Family, Arrested Development (R.I.P.), The L Word, Anything on the Travel Channel besides ghost or poker shows, Anything Gordon Ramsay, Coupling, Skins
FAVORITE BAND/MUSIC: Tegan and Sara (!), Florence and the Machine, My Chemical Romance (but only Three Cheers for Sweet Revenge, the rest is crap imo), Seether, Everything that pops up on my Florence and the Machine and Matchbox Twenty Pandora stations... And Lady Gaga. And some Jay-Z. There's a lot more, I just can't think right now.
PROBLEM IN WEIGHT LOSS: I get really busy with school and my fraternity and eat on-campus food which is not at all healthy. By the time I get home, I'm too drained to exercise and go to bed.
WHAT IS DIFFERENT THIS TIME THAT WILL MAKE YOU SUCCESSFUL: I'm probably going to Italy in May and I want to lose weight by then. Not just for the trip, but I'm sick of feeling like crap.
WEIGHT LOSS PLAN: Eating healthy (I'm doing a loose version of phase 2 of South Beach just so I have a guide), working out via treadmill, stationary bike and wii fit and hopefully walking a lot at work once I start (ski lifts).
RELIGION: Don't have one.
POLITICS: Everyone should have equal rights. People are people, nobody is lesser than someone else because of their religion, race, sex, gender, or sexual orientation. *gets off mini-soapbox*
PIERCINGS: 2ga lobes (soon to be 0), 2 other lobe piercings, monroe, nipples. Retired: nose. Hoping to get a labret soon.
TATTOOS: None yet, but I want three little light blue birds on the inside of my left elbow.
Here is a dancing carrot. You are welcome.
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