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Remember Why You Started Your Weight Lost Journey

Sometimes we get wrapped up in the high that we get from watching the scale go down, that we forget to celebrate other valuable victories. Like walking up a flight of stairs and not feeling like you’re about to pass out. Or fitting into your favorite pair of jeans and not having your circulation cut… Continue reading Remember Why You Started Your Weight Lost Journey

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Why You Need A Rest Day

Rest days are just as important as workout days. Rest days gives the muscles that you tear during strength training a chance to repair itself. Also, I’ve learned that if you don’t take a willing rest day, your body will eventually force you to take one. I know sometimes it’s hard to just take a… Continue reading Why You Need A Rest Day

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How People Treat You When You Lose Weight

I never thought about the treatment I got when I was bigger. It never even crossed my mind to tell you the truth. I felt like I was there, almost invisible. But, honestly, I didn’t mind it at all. I’m a natural introvert! I don’t like a lot of attention and I don’t like crowds!… Continue reading How People Treat You When You Lose Weight

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How I lost over 200lbs In 18 Months

It’s been a long and hard process. There were times this journey has felt like it’s never going to end. But I’m closer to the finish line now than I was 18 months ago! Throughout this journey, there has been one question that I’ve heard over and over again, “How did you do it?” It’s… Continue reading How I lost over 200lbs In 18 Months

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Dealing With Negative Online Comments

Sharing my journey online was one of the best decisions I’ve ever made. It has helped to keep me accountable and focused! I’ve met some of the most supportive groups of people and I don’t know where I would be in my journey without them! But like everything in life, there is also a negative… Continue reading Dealing With Negative Online Comments