Start Weight:(06 Dec 14) 216.0 lb
Current Weight:(25 Jan 15) 206.0 lb
Goal Weight:150.0 lb
following: brunetteangel's own diet
performance: Steady

I am a happily married, 43yo mom of 4, including twins with disabilities who is ready to change her life.

A decade ago I woke up one morning and fell to the floor unable to walk. For months, I gasped for air while my heart beat uncontrollably in my chest. I was sent from one doctor to the next. Subsequently, I was diagnosed with MVP w/moderate regurgitation, Tachycardia, Asthma, Rheumatoid Arthritis and Fibromyalgia. I quit smoking, quit caffeine and went on numerous meds, including two steroids, to halt the diseases ravaging my body. I gained 70lbs, lost mobility in my right hip and continued to grow sicker everyday. Not feeling like the meds or doctors were helping, I began educating myself on natural methods used to halt my conditions and improve my health. I fired my doctors and stopped all meds a year ago.

Now it's time for this excess weight to go!!!

FatSecret member since: 22 Jun 14

brunetteangel's Weight History

brunetteangel's Latest Member Challenges

  Walkaway Holiday
status: In Progress
currently: Week 8 of 12
end date: Monday 02 Mar 15
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brunetteangel's Buddies

Sugar Waffle
last weighin: gaining 0.1 lb a week Up
last weighin: gaining 0.2 lb a week Up
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brunetteangel's journal

25 January 2015

Staying committed to eating one raw meal every day has helped to keep my calorie intake down while feeding my desire to eat cleaner.

08 January 2015

Staying motivated by inviting different friends to join me in the gym. Just in case I'm not feeling up to going to the gym, I go because of them.

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brunetteangel recorded a Weigh In at 206.0 lb.

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