A couple of weeks ago, I was contacted by WW and asked to share my weight loss success story with a producer via video call! I was so excited already, but when I answered the call I got the surprise of my life…druuuuum roll.. OPRAH Winfrey popped up on my screen!! Wait, WHAAAT??? YES! Let that sink in…OPRAH-WINFREY-CALLED-ME!! She was the one that conducted my … Continue reading A Thank You Letter to Oprah
Who, what, when, where, how: My exercise routine throughout my entire weight loss journey!!
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My kids are prime “birthday party age”. Meaning that, at the very least, I have to attend a kid’s birthday party every other weekend. Good times, I tell ya. Good times. This past weekend, I took my youngest to a party at the skating rink. It’s nothing new, about fifty percent of the kid parties in town take place at the skating rink. I know … Continue reading Unicorn Cupcakes and Flow Charts
Much to my shock and dismay, losing weight did not magically fix all of my problems. I know, right? Who knew skinny people had problems!?!?!? I feel a little cheated. Sigh…but anyway one thing that I am really working on right now is ‘letting go’ because I tend to get worked up about things that I can’t control. (I also get worked up about things … Continue reading Just a Girl and her Washing Machine
It’s almost February, and MOST people have given up on their New Year’s resolutions by now. In fact “National Quitters Day”, the most popular day to quit a new year’s resolution, was on Jan 12th. (Source: The Internet. #facts) I created this quick pop quiz to see how ready we are to keep slaying 2019! POP Quiz: Read each question and answer choice carefully and … Continue reading National Quitters Day
Yesterday I was told that I was too skinny. I know what you are probably thinking, “What an awesome problem to have. Cry me a river, Jenn!” or “OH snap, I can’t wait to read what her response was. Get the popcorn ready!” Unfortunately, I didn’t have a witty comeback this time. I just stood there frozen, vulnerable, and hurt as every insecurity I have … Continue reading Come at me Bro
Picture this: It’s day one and I am READY. This is it. This is the time it’s going to work. I am COMMITTED! I have my 80 oz. water bottle, I packed a salad for lunch, and I am sporting my brand new running shoes. Today is the day!! I head to the gym even though I feel SUPER uncomfortable and out of place. Trying … Continue reading Day 1