Happy 3 year Anniversary to me! It was on this date 3 years ago that I started my weight loss journey. I remember just wanting to lose 5-10 lbs before the upcoming John Mayer shows. I lost those 5-10 lbs and then some. It seemed so much easier back then, almost effortless. Now my weight fluctuates and I feel like I am constantly playing with 10 lbs. 2007 will be the year that I say goodbye to those 10 lbs. I know it. And with that I will look back on the year that was 2006.
For some reason, I think 2006 will be one of the best years of my life. I really learned a lot about myself and my body. I know I started to feel confident about myself and I hope others could tell. I realized I could hold the gaze of men. (Something I could never do before.) I also realized that men DO find me attractive (most recent evidence: men checked me out in
When I started, it was purely superficial- I wanted to look good and buy smaller clothes. Now I want to make my body the healthiest and strongest body it can possibly be. If I have kids, I want to be able to play with them. I want my pregnancy to be healthy. I want to grow to be old and healthy. I want to look young for my age. I don’t want to be on the other side of the glass. (At the gym I work out at in
So in 2007, I am starting off with a secret. Well my mom knows, but that’s it for right now. This is a challenge to myself. At this point it really isn’t about winning, but the feeling of accomplishment.
I wish you all the best of luck in your weight loss journey for 2007!