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Weight Loss Journey: The Night I Reached My Breaking Point

As clearly as the highest quality of crystal, I remember that night. The night before my weight loss journey began. I was nineteen years young, 336 pounds, and a complete mess on the inside. I had been bullied relentlessly, beginning in Kindergarten and continuing all the way through high school. Everything hurt. It was hard… Continue reading Weight Loss Journey: The Night I Reached My Breaking Point


“I love you” …for the millionth time.

Big, beaming, sparkling eyes looking straight up at mine, piercing my heart without even knowing she’s doing it, her hand in mine, her heart jolly, her smile radiant… and out of nowhere that feeling of immense, overwhelming, breathtaking, eyes-welling-up-with-tears, soul-deep love floods over me. I love her so much. And as I do countless times… Continue reading “I love you” …for the millionth time.

Uncategorized, Weight Loss Journey

How to Jump Back into Exercising

Anybody else have a love/hate relationship with exercise? When I’m on a roll, I love exercising. For a while anyway. Then as time goes on I start getting bored with doing the same things over and over again. I start thinking I should be seeing more progress than I’m actually seeing. Then I begin to… Continue reading How to Jump Back into Exercising