lovinbug22

Start Weight:(23 May 13) 245.0 lb
Current Weight:(20 Sep 14) 271.5 lb
Goal Weight:145.0 lb
following: Atkins
performance: losing 0.8 lb a week

My name is Alicia, I'm 28 years old. I've been married for almost 7 years to a wonderful man. He's in the Marine Corp. We have two little girls. Our oldest is Ava, she's 5. Paislee the second, is 8 months old.
I am breastfeeding Paislee and am struggling getting off the pregnancy weight! It seems like I'm starving all the time. Lately I've been walking/jogging and keeping a food journal to keep myself accountable.
I'm understanding that this is a lifetime change I'm going to make. I use to think of it as a "diet", but now I realize I have to change how I think if I want to successful. I am watching "points" with Weight Watchers.
My husband has been VERY fit since he was young. He runs 6 miles every few days and is the emblem of health for the USMC. Then, there's me! I know my weight has effected our relationship. I don't wear a bathing suit in front of people I know, I'm embarrassed to go to events with him.:( I need to take care of myself, so that I can show my girls how to be healthy!!!
One day at a time is my motto! I'm currently 235 and am aiming for 145.

FatSecret member since: 27 Jan 11

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  40 pounds - Slim for Christmas 2011
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ended: 02 Jan 12
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30LB in 12 Weeks Goal
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AWESOME! Below 200 lbs! Way to go.Smile
posted 23 Mar 2011, 16:39
New Day!!!!
Thank you, hope you have a good one too!
posted 22 Mar 2011, 07:43
Wouldn't it be nice if ............
Wouldn't it be nice if you broke a cookie and the calories fell out.Smile
posted 04 Feb 2011, 07:12
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07 January 2015

Depression sucks. Everything in my brain says I need to get some exercise, clean the house, cook, spend time with my little one...all I want to do is lay ...
on diet Atkins  

20 June 2014

6-20-14 Today I started tracking my caloric intake again. I took the brave step of stepping on the scale. It said 280.9!!! I can't believe I've allowed ...
on diet Atkins  gaining 0.3 lb a week

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