Start Weight: 225lbs (10/2009) Goal Weight: 150lbs

Friday, July 9, 2010

30!!



Oh hi there #30! I've been waiting for you for a longggg time now ..

225-194.2 = 30lbs!!

almost two months of being sooo close to 3-0 that I've said that I've lost 30lbs..but knowing in my heart that I was about 1-2lbs from actually hitting the 3-0 #..

Hitting this number means that i'm:

-safely out of the 200's
-closer to 190 than 200
-4lbs closer to the milestone of 190
-fitting in my clothes easier
-energy is up/mood is up
-feeling like this whole thing is possible..

Just 10lbs more and I'll have the weight of my son off my shoulders/back/knee's .. that's my next big goal .. 184!!

It's crazy to think I've been carrying "him" around with me all this time.. he's gosh-darn heavy and it's not a fun thing to carry him far distances.. like on vacation when he wanted me to carry him across some rocks (he didn't have shoes on) to our cabin.. I was struggling to get him that far .. so it really puts into comparison what I carry around everyday..


Here's a pic of what I was doing at the gym yesterday .. I just wanted to go and walk/jog ..and left in a puddle of sweat .. It was a good feeling to not struggle like I usually do after taking a few days off (vacation)..


i know it's super hard to read (took the pic while cooling down)
50.51 minutes
2.26 miles
417 calories

Off to make a protein shake and figure out what me and my dude-a-rama are doing today on this fun friday!

9 comments:

  1. Hoorah! Congrats on losing 30lbs and being well within onederland! I know how pleased I was when I met that 30lb milestone. My little boy (15 months) weighs 28lbs and it's such a great (and at the same time truly horrendous!) reminder every time I pick him up to think I've actually lost more than he weighs. Here's to losing more!

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  2. So happy for you. Welcome to the 30's! Why it takes some of us so long is beyond me. I too was stuck so close getting to 30 (for months) it almost hurt. But I'm going down now and so will you.

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  3. Wow, congrats! You are kicking ass and taking names! You really are doing great! Being closer to 190 than 100 - that much feel awesome. <3

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  4. Awesome - you are kicking ass and taking names! Keep it up!

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  5. Congrats on the 30 lbs...great milestone.

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