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Archive for December, 2008

29 Dec, 2008

Take Your Life Back

Posted by: delitaagain In: Motivation

There are some things that rob us of our life. Laziness. Fear. Bad habits like procrastination and problems with punctuality. Being undisciplined. Being fat is one of them. I choose to lose the overweight. Any weight I carry over what I need to be happy and healthy is a burden, is slowing me down, robbing […]

28 Dec, 2008

Weigh-in: Week 19 and Another Milestone!

Posted by: delitaagain In: Weigh-In!!

Down .8 this week, to 248.0, a number that is looking good to me. This is where my weight was in 1998, 10 years ago. I believe I got back down to it once in maybe 2001, but never since then, except when sick. That is a 52 pound loss from my top weight, and, […]

24 Dec, 2008

Christmas Challenge – I’m In!

Posted by: delitaagain In: Updates

Getupnow has set up a great little Christmas Challenge over on The Last Straw. Perfect for me. I highly recommend it… See you Monday! =)


22 Dec, 2008

Weigh-in: Week 18 and a NEW MILESTONE!

Posted by: delitaagain In: Weigh-In!!

I really hadn’t expected it this week, in fact, I deserved to gain. I’ve been really slack on eating the right things while eating candy (3 days) drinking hot chocolate (3 days) and eating a lot of fatty meats (my DDIL went back on Atkins), and really skimping on green veggies. But now. Ho ho […]

18 Dec, 2008

New Goal Setting Time

Posted by: delitaagain In: Goals

After that last weigh in, I realized I don’t have any solid interim goals between here and the last 100 pounds. I work better if the goal I am working on is in sight, seeing distance so to speak. So, drumroll… My new goal is 225 pounds. That still sounds like a lot (and is), […]

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