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50 Pounds Gone!

The title pretty much says it all. I am feeling so many things right now. Elation. Pride. Fulfillment. Too many happy things to list out. It has taken me over a year to lose it, thanks to a complete 180° turnaround where I gave up for almost six months . Of course, I would have […]

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3-Month Update

Popping in for a quick update since I realized I haven’t posted since the end of May. Oops. I’ll get the number out of the way first, since I’m sure that’s what most people are curious about. I am down 30 lbs in just over 3 months. (Total since starting my keto journey is 45 […]

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First Month (Back) on Keto

I restarted my keto journey on April 26th which means today is my 30-day milestone. I’ll start with the number that everyone will want to know: 10. I’ve only lost ten pounds in this first month, which will probably seem really low to a lot of you reading this – especially since my weight is […]

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A Long Overdue Update

It is April 26, 2021. I haven’t updated since October 2020. And it’s because I was ashamed. When the holidays arrived, I completely gave up on eating better. The lure of carb-loaded goodness in the form of stuffing, sweet potato casserole, pumpkin pie, and bread – glorious bread! – was too much for me to […]

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What I’m Currently Eating

As I mentioned in my previous post, my husband and I are currently on a Keto diet. I’m sure most of you know what that is since it’s been one of the trendiest diets for a few years now so I won’t get into too many specifics. (I’m also not a doctor or scientist. This […]

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My Journey So Far and the Story of How I Got Here

I’ll start with a little bit of backstory about myself, then jump to where I am currently. Warning: this is going to be long! I have been heavy just about my entire life. My childhood was rocky. I was always the biggest kid in school and of course, received all the teasing and jokes that […]

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Why I’m here

This site is to document my journey on the way to happiness, if for nothing else than just to hold myself more accountable. Happiness means a lot of things to different people. For me, my happiness is tied directly to my weight. I have missed out on so many things in life because of my […]

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