February 1st – February 7th, 2021 My progress has been very slow of late. I’m nearly 3 months into my “serious” fitness journey, and the weight hasn’t been coming off. I have seen improvements in other areas, though. I am fitter and stronger than I was back in November. My clothes are looser, and IContinue Reading
January 25th – January 31st, 2021 Last week, my aim was to start cooking and thus improve my eating habits. While I’ve done well at keeping within my calorie budget, I knew that I could eat better. That’s been the beauty of writing this blog – I’m seeing the trends that I may not otherwiseContinue Reading
January 18th – January 24th, 2021 Last week, I focused on eating everything I could out of my freezer to prepare for Operation Meal Prep. I see making batches of food as the way to conquer my relatively poor diet, which has been lacking in fruits and vegetables. I will continue to do this beforeContinue Reading
January 11th – January 17th, 2021 I’ve been starting to get back on track after a halt in health over the festive period. Last week, I moved a bit more. However, my diet was poor. Despite staying within my Lose It-determined calorie budget, I realize that I am not eating as well as I shouldContinue Reading
January 4th – January 10th, 2021 Time to get back to the daily grind and with it back into action on my fitness journey. I spent far too much of the past two weeks sitting and eating chocolate, which cost me several pounds in weight. This week’s goal is to close my rings each dayContinue Reading
December 28th, 2020 – January 3rd, 2021 Last week I went over my calorie budget twice and used most of my allocation to eat chocolate in one form or another. I may have a slight chocolate addiction that cannot be tempered. This week, I celebrate the New Year with my best friend, who I haven’tContinue Reading
December 21st – December 27th, 2020 I start this Christmas week hoping to enjoy the festivities and keep some focus on my fitness journey. The holiday season and winter, in general, make fitness and CICO challenging, so this week will be a test of my resolve to create a healthier me. Personal note: Late onContinue Reading
December 7th – December 13th, 2020 I’m now a month into my journey, and it may appear that my stats haven’t moved since I began. Except for my physical measurements! I’ve lost an inch and a half off my waist in the past month!!! Delighted with this result. If you’re not taking monthly measurements ofContinue Reading
November 30th – 6th December 2020 It’s week three of my fitness journey. After being away for Thanksgiving, it’s time to get back into a routine full of exercise. The weather is bitterly cold, so it’s all indoors for the foreseeable future! Starting Stats: Highest Lifetime Weight: ~225 lbs.Week’s Beginning Weight: 183.6 lbs.Week’s Ending Weight:Continue Reading
November 23rd – 29th 2020 It’s week two of my fitness journey. With it being Thanksgiving, for which I will be traveling, my main focus this week will be to keep my calorie consumption within budget. I want to carve out time during this busy week workout too, so let’s see how I did! StartingContinue Reading
November 16th – 22nd 2020 A weight loss/fitness journey isn’t complete without stats and journaling! I want to track this transformation I am undertaking, so I can be accountable and to evaluate what is working and what is not. I can also determine where I am excelling in my new lifestyle, or where I could useContinue Reading
I’ve given myself 365 days to whip myself into shape. This is how I am going to do it.
Shira and I have been in a long-distance relationship since December 2018. We were friends first and now our relationship is thriving.
I wonder if there was ever a time when a writer blamed their procrastination on not having the best lightweight typewriter? Alternatively, they had a large, powerful unit with sharp keystrokes complete with plentiful ink to keep the letters striking the page for years to come. Instead of focusing, the author would proclaim it wasContinue Reading
I’m not particularly comfortable with the concept that my post title suggests. That being, that one can decide to become an author. It feels more akin to something that resides within you from birth. Indeed, this applies to me.