Week 2!!

I lost 2.4 pounds this week!!  I really believe that I did a good job of tracking my points, though I did eat out a lot this week.  I haven't quite figured out how I want to go about tracking my . . . Continue Reading »

Wedding Day

As I sit here, watching the royal wedding, I can not wait to be married.  The thought of walking down the aisle towards the one you want to spend the rest of your life with, just makes me so . . . Continue Reading »

AM vs. PM … What’s best?

Washington, DC Sunrise

I love having a gym membership!  Last year, I challenged myself to workout at home in order to save a little dough but by winter, I was itching to be back in the gym.  I first joined the gym at work, . . . Continue Reading »

My Wonderful BF!


I really have the most amazing BF!  He is so supportive of me, even when I'm PMSing! Last night I went over to his place so that we could catch up on our DVR.  We settled in and made dinner . . . Continue Reading »

Portion Sizes

This weekend, while shopping at the outlets, I came across these super cute bowls... but they were half the size of my regular cereal bowls.  It got me thinking, "how would my eating change if I just . . . Continue Reading »

Where’s my hoodie?

Though we've had a few 80 + degree days here in DC this spring, I seem to either be at work or out of town when it's over 80 degrees.  Today the temperature hit 83 degrees and I was quickly drained . . . Continue Reading »

Week 1

I lost 3.6lbs this week!  Yay! I'm really happy with my first week, even beyond the weight loss.  This week I tracked every day, had family in town, ate out twice, and only made it to the gym . . . Continue Reading »

Allergies Are a Bummer


My allergies are insane this season.  They started getting bad last week, itchy eyes, runny nose, irritated skin, but this week has been pretty intense.  I've had to wear my glasses all week, though . . . Continue Reading »

I Heart Breakfast!

I love breakfast!  I have never struggled with eating breakfast and am happy to eat breakfast foods any time of the day.  I go through phases, craving cereal, oatmeal, and egg dishes at different . . . Continue Reading »

Tools for Success

Sometimes it's amazing to see all of the tools and gadgets that can help us to succeed.  With all of the Apple Apps and Android Widgets, for many of us, these tools are at our finger tips. Apple . . . Continue Reading »

To Run or Not to Run…


That is definitely the question!! In all honesty, I'm really proud of how far I've come in life.  I remember being in the 6th grade and dreading the mile run.  I would cry to my parents, make . . . Continue Reading »

April 18-24 Weekly Plan

Grocery List -Fruit (apples, bananas) -Lettuce -Bag of Broccoli -Onion -Bell Pepper -Mushrooms -Carrots -Eggs -FF Half and Half -Chicken Breast -Salsa -Bag of Frozen Veggies Meal . . . Continue Reading »

Carbohydrate Intake

Well, I have a love/hate relationship with Tuesday.  Tuesday has always had a good ring to it, for whatever reason.  Tuesday always brings with it the realism that I made it through yet another . . . Continue Reading »

Running with my FT7


Yesterday was the first time I had ever worked out with a heart rate monitor.  I purchased my FT7 from FIT3 in Vienna, VA on Saturday and utilized one of their awesome groupons!  The set up was really . . . Continue Reading »

Weekend Recap

It really did turn out to be a great (much needed) weekend!  I didn't accomplish all I had hoped, but I got PLENTY of sleep! Saturday Clean apartment (pick up, vacuum, take out garbage, . . . Continue Reading »