Posted by: sharonseidel | November 22, 2012

Round 4 Begins….

Well, I know I’ve been quiet for a bit but it has been a weird week.  I attended the Group Workout and Finale, which were heaps of fun and met the fabulous SailorVee, whose blog many of you follow.  Then on Sunday, my beloved 16 year old cat Sebastian passed away after a stroke, which was devastating.  Since then my head has been elsewhere, I’ve been doing ridiculous things like forgetting my phone or one of my shoes when leaving for work and leaving my handbag in the car, I guess it takes a while to get your head back into it’s normal space after that kind of loss.

On the weight loss front, I have now lost 10% of my body weight! WooHoo for me! That is just too exciting.  Also when I was getting dressed for work the other morning ( and of course not having any clean washing due to a) being out at workout and finale party and b) spending Sunday nursing Seb), just as I was wondering how the boss would respond to Naked Tuesday as a dress code for a school teacher, I spied a pair of cargos in the cupboard that I had forgotten I had.  I bought them a couple of years ago and at the time forced my big old butt into them about twice, but they were so tight the seams imprinted themselves on my thighs and I felt like I was being cut in half and strangled slowly.  I thought “I wonder if they will fit, but I doubt it….” and then tried them on and who would have thunk it, THEY FIT LIKE A GLOVE! So stoked!

The other little win for me this week was after I lost Seb and my thought process was not that I would retreat to my little cave and lick my wounds, but that I NEEDED to get out there and clear my head.  Exercise has become a life line and a way of life rather than an obligation to force myself to complete.

What a change!

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Categories

Toni Andrukaitis

This WordPress.com site is the bee's knees

I will be fit and happy, not fat and hippy

no make that - fit and happier!

Deb's World

The world according to Debbie

Notes From The Plus Side

It's not all good news but surely there's always a plus side.

The Search to Find the Real PJ

Losing the weight and finding myself

Dukan Dietress

Your extreme weight loss coach

Running Off Kilter

Finding Center With a Skewed Compass

The Adventures of Cup and Saucer

A culinary journey of two friends, one kitchen.

Tina's Transformation

Flab to Fab - A Weightloss Transformation Blog!

Mountains to Mats

The Modern Art of Muay Ski-Jitsu...

My 12wbt and Beyond

4 out of 5 dentists recommend this WordPress.com site

Trying Weight Loss

My very own struggle to acceptance

The Real Me and Life

Finding me without a uniform.

Try A Little Harder, Honey

It's probably time.

Bec's 12wbt

Follow my 12 week challenge

bhardwazbhardwaz

Knowledge and Happiness(K&H) multiples by dividing it. More you share, higher and bigger they grow.

Backonthehorse

Exercise weightloss life

youcantouttrainabaddiet

My Journey with food, exercise and life in general

sarzwantsitall

Taking control of my health through food

Lose Lbs, Live Life

A twenty year-old's journey to fitness

realmewithin

A journey to self discovery

Nifty Kitchen

Talking About Cooking, Clean Eating and Sharing Recipes

ProjectEatMe

Tasty, Healthy, Fun Food

3 Girls Against The Scale

On A Mission To A Healthy Life

Happy Being Healthy

Striving to live a healthy, happy life...one day at a time.

Raiding Life

Losing weight and loving life!

edelweiss12wbt

minus 20 kg

Mindless Natter

My thoughts, travels, and everyday life of an outback mother

Mysanthia, Continuing the search for I

What goes through the head of a 30 something woman trying to re-create her mind, body and soul?

moms-opinions

My opinions as a mom on being a parent, family, health and home.

Ivory Carrot

Life is the art of drawing, without an eraser

John's Fitness Advice Blog

Fat Loss Made Easy & Fast

perpetually loading...

for those days where coffee just doesn't cut it

ajourneytofindme

A new chapter in my life!

lifestylesoftherounded

My journey to the best version of me

Sailor Vee

The ramblings of a former chubster. Her blog about weight loss, health, fitness, family, fun and living!

theskinnyonamydeville

Health, Weight Loss and Life as Amydeville

The Indian Girl's Diet

For those of us who wonder how the eff to count the calories in tonights lamb curry.

Girl Of The Hour

The world through my eyes...

An Ongoing Transformation:

Taking you along for the ride as I go from being a 270lbs woman to a ripped figure competitor!

Journey To Awesomehood

From Overweight To Feeling...Awesome!

Losing MissL

A 12WBT Journey

No!.....I don't want fries with that.

Pizza, push-ups, pregnancy & parenting

AllyKat13

A journey through the 12wbt

%d bloggers like this: