When You Feel Like a Failure

I started this site to chronicle my weight loss journey and to share tips on fashion and fitness.  Unfortunately, since I've experienced more of a weight gain journey, I've been hesitant to post.  Really, who wants to hear "I gained another pound this week" or "I had to buy new pants because my other ones are too small." ?  The truth is that things have been difficult lately.  It's nothing major … [Read more...]

Motivation Monday: Don’t Wait for Perfect Conditions!

If you wait for perfect conditions, you'll never get anything done! I'm the queen of waiting to get back on the fitness and healthy bandwagon til the circumstances in life are ideal, but that never happens!  Set a goal...and go for it now!  Don't wait! Don't procrastinate! Don't hope that someday you'll have perfect conditions! For more fitness inspiration (and lots of other fun stuff), follow … [Read more...]

Getting Motivated: Finding My “Why”

I shared earlier this week that I was unhappy with the girl in the mirror, that I was struggling on my weight loss journey. I realized that one of the reasons is that I'm all over the place as far as motivation goes. Some days I want to lose weight so I can fit into smaller clothes, some days I exercise because I want to be a better example for my kids, and some days I can't come up with a … [Read more...]