sookiegirl

Start Weight:(04 Aug 10) 202.0 lb
Current Weight:(08 Nov 11) 239.0 lb
Goal Weight:165.0 lb
following: Atkins
performance: losing 0.1 lb a week

Hey, hey!!
Im a 28 year old single mother of 3 WONDERFUL kiddos....2 girls, 1 boy. They are the love of my life. I would do anything for them...including getting healthy and thats what brings me here.
See, Im a little overweight...weighing 202 and 5'5"....according to the charts Im mordidly obese, but I'll just say fat. :)
I have many reasons why I want to lose weight...I'll just name a couple. First and foremost, my health. Diabetes and heart disease run thru my family and Im wanting to do everything I can to prevent me from getting that. Secondly, my kids...I want to be around for many years to see them grow and watch them begin their own families. I want to be able to run and play with my kids without getting out of breath in the first 10 minutes...and I want to stop feeling self conscious in front of other mommies because Im overweight. And I'll stop at the third reason, just because I want to look and feel sexier.
I've always had self image problems because of the way I was raised and Im tired of feeling like Im not good enough. Im thru letting my weight control my mind...Im taking my body over!
This will be a long road with many bumps along the way...I will get pissed off...I will fight...I will yell, cry, scream...but I will succeed this time. I have faith in myself!
This last year and a half has been rough for me but Im loving who I am becoming finally...and Im stronger and have more willpower and will be the best me I can be.

Thanks for reading...hope I didnt bore you too much! :)Check in every now and then to see how Im doing!

FatSecret member since: 23 Jun 10

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  6 Weeks To 100 Push Ups 2011
status: Completed
ended: 14 Feb 11
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  No 'Carbs', No Refined Sugar
status: Completed
ended: 07 Feb 11
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foxymamachick
on diet Atkins
last weighin: losing 1.4 lb a week Down
 
chaytonsmommy
on diet Atkins diet1
last weighin: steady Steady
olga78
on diet Atkins
last weighin: losing 1.8 lb a week Down
   
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cals: 80kcal | fat: 6.98g | carbs: 4.32g | prot: 1.36g
Zucchini Noodles
A great pasta substitute.
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23 June 2010

Starting the Atkins diet over again! Hopefully I will stick to it this time and lose my goal of 46 pounds!
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