Fitbit Charge HR

Yes, I just wrote the Fitbit Charge HR, you read that correctly. I was part of the lucky group that received the email (on Dec 4) to buy the unreleased Charge HR by Fitbit. I’m not sure why they don’t release it now during the holidays but perhaps their hoping to get more buyers during the…

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Weigh-In Wednesday: 101 Days

It has been about 101 Days since my first post on this blog.  Time sure flies 🙂 The reasoning behind this blog was to show real photos of someone my size (5’1) & age (30) and what I really look like trying to get fit and tone. I often see pictures on Instagram or Pintrest…

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Drop 10 Diet*: Week 1

*Click here to learn more about the Drop 10 Diet by Lucy Danziger. Last week, after reading the book, I started implementing “Super Foods” into my diet. Essentially these are foods that help you lose weight and provide you with many other nutrients we need to keep our bodies in tip top shape. When I read…

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60 Day Update

Wow! Its been 60 days since starting this blog, where does the time go. Thank you to all my readers I appreciate it & look forward to your comments. Here is an update on the past last week, I did a little bit of everything,  cardio, strength training & ab work. I run, use kettle…

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Fitbit Weekly Stats

Every week Fitbit sends me a weekly summary which I find helpful for many reasons. It tells me where I’m up and where I’m down. It gives me a deficit on my calories which was -1828 this week; meaning I’d lose half a pound though it shows a weight change of about -0.3 which is…

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Weekly Weigh-In…

Or as others may say Weigh in Wednesday Last week i was hard on myself for not losing a pound like I had been the first 4 weeks. The next day I was thinking and realized it had been over a month since I started the blog, so I went back to look at the…

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Fitbit Weekly Stats

Below are weekly Fitbit Stats,  I like receiving these emails every week.  It lets me see my progress. I like how it compares your stats to your previous week and lets you know if you’re up or down in your number of steps, flights of stairs,  calorie burn etc. When I see my stats, it…

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28 Day Update

Last week I was 127.6 and today I’m 127.2 a loss of 0.4 … almost half a pound. My weight loss has definitely slowed down but now I have to continue to challenge myself to hit my first goal weight of 125lbs. I had been doing the kettle bell challenge for the past 3 weeks…

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Running Again :-)

I am proud to say that I have started running again, after my great run I couldn’t keep away. I will try to keep it at only 3 days a week as I don’t want to over do it. I have to say thank you to walking for strengthening me in ways I did not…

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Weekly Fitbit Stats

Below are my Fitbit Weekly Stats, in the two 1/2 weeks that I have had the Fitbit I have been more motivated to be more active.  Thanks to the Fitbit I have been able to lose about a 1lb each week.

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Rocked 2 miles!

Today’s weather made me not want to workout.  I was on my treadmill trying to motivate myself to run a mile though it was humid and muggy.  After walking about 3/4 of mile I get a phone call from my bf asking me to pick him up from his run down the street at the…

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Ran my first mile since my accident

Finally after what felt like forever (really 2 months) I ran my first mile. I was running about 6 miles easy when I was running before so I was both excited to run again and a tad bit nervous.  While I have been walking at least 3 miles most days I wasn’t sure how I…

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