100 lb. Club - Re-committing

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06-27-2010, 03:44 PM
Hi all,

I am back. I lost 90 lbs. quickly a few years back, as you can see from my sig. Over time, I have gained 65 of it back. I came back here many times to read, but have been too ashamed to write or participate. I have also been in a wonky period of life -- some might all it a mid-life crisis. :dizzy:

Well, part of my journey through this mid-life crisis is to take more control of the second half of my life and live it to the fullest -- which means with a healthy, vital, energetic body!

So here I am again, hoping to get to a realistic weight of 180. I chose this goal because, though it is still heaver than what my BMI claims I should be, it is a weight I was at many years ago where I felt so healthy and alive. So, I shall start there as a goal and see what happens.

I am counting calories, eating clean, and exercising daily (6 days cardio and/or weights and 1 day yoga.

I am also competing with my husband and a friend on stickk.com, a website that will deduct money from my account each week that I do not make my weekly goal. You can choose where to send the money.

06-27-2010, 03:48 PM
good luck on your journey and welcome back! :)

06-27-2010, 04:05 PM
Welcome back! I remember you. :)

06-27-2010, 04:52 PM
Welcome back! Good luck with your goals :carrot: :hug:

06-27-2010, 07:12 PM

You have great goals.

06-27-2010, 07:29 PM
Welcome back! :D

06-27-2010, 10:23 PM
I too remember you. I am glad you've returned with a renewed commitment to good health. I look forward to hearing of your progress. :)

06-27-2010, 11:22 PM
Good luck. :)

06-27-2010, 11:46 PM
Good Luck! Welcome Back!

06-28-2010, 09:30 AM
Welcome back! I wish you the best on your weight loss journey!



06-28-2010, 09:59 AM
Thanks everybody!

06-28-2010, 10:30 AM
Congratulations on recommitting! You've been successful in the past and you'll do it again!