Monthly Archives: April 2011

After 16 weeks….

…I was down 3.4 lbs today, for a total of 40.4 lbs in 16 weeks, or an average of 2.52 lbs a week.  I’m very pleased with that two-week loss, considering it spanned a 5 day vacation in Texas, a … Continue reading

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A new walking route

Here is where I walked today.  My husband was working at home today and agreed to keep the kids so I could get out and enjoy the fresh air.  For some reason my thoughts turned to a walking route in … Continue reading

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Food & exercise on vacation – update

The first day was hard because we went out to breakfast (thus blowing half my daily points allowance before 10am!) and I didn’t have any fresh fruit.  It’s amazing how much I’ve come to rely on fruit as a way … Continue reading

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Vacation planning

My husband and I are heading off for a much-needed “mini break” (to quote “Bridget Jones”) in San Antonio, TX this weekend.  The weather forecast is for sunny with temps in the high-80’s….quite a welcome contrast to cold, rainy MA! … Continue reading

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Becoming a unicorn!

I weighed in on Monday morning and was down another 1.6 lbs to 198, for a total of 37 lbs in 14 weeks.  I’m not breaking any speed records for my rate of loss at this point, but hey – … Continue reading

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Challenges and victories

I went to a baby shower today.  We don’t have this tradition in England, so I have only ever been to a handful of them – mostly informal gatherings in friends’ homes or at my church.  However, I knew today’s … Continue reading

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Photographic evidence

Today was the Biggest Loser awards ceremony in Worcester.  They had the top 5 losers come up on stage, and they flashed our before & after pictures up on the screen with our total pounds lost and the percentage of … Continue reading

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