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Friday, January 3, 2014

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Abandoning my blog...Thats so 2013.....

Here we are. A fresh start, 2014 - I'm ringing in the new year with a real bastard of a cold and a blizzard.  My plans of biking on New Years Day and getting my running SH together are mere puffs of smoke in my nyquil/dayqil basted brain.   

But there is hope. 

And a new plan.

And a desire to feel healthy like I once did.

And to fit into my killer wardrobe like I once did.

Truth - I gained 30 pounds in 2013.  Yes. I. Did.

How? Basically two things happened.

1.  I drank too much

2.  I chose to ignore the warning signs and thought I was above the law.

2a.  Meaning, I stopped following the rules and spent way too much time partying.

3.  I regret nothing.....well maybe the excessive amount of french fries I ate

3a.  Seriously, I don't regret a good time

4.   Moving forward, I chose health over drinking and eating stupid shit.

These are the things I propose to do about it.

Love my friends and know that I don't have to drop everything to hang out all the time and even though they like to drink - I have to put my health first and that means riding my bike and taking care of me first and meeting up for party time second - I will not schedule my workouts around party time.  Its got to be the other way around.

Have a workout plan each week and stick to it 90% of the time - I am training for a half marathon.

The Band - it might be time to take some fluid out of the oh so tight band.  I have learned how to eat around it and have not been eating healthy

Food - cut out sugary foods and focus on whole foods.  

Here's to a new year! Fresh Start!










11 comments:

  1. OMG! Welcome back! Happy New Year! It's a great plan, Warrior! I also gained 30. Starting over renewed and rejuvenates. 2014 is our year. Onward and downward on the scale. Here's to health and successful goals.

    Kelly
    www.alovelylifeindeed.com

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  2. Oh my hell! I'm so excited about this! I'm come back too... maybe. Why did I need another blog? Can't I blog about it all where I was? IDK... I'm thinking about it!

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  3. ^^^Ha... Miss Lorie, I blog about whatever the ef I want to blog about.

    Welcome back Warrior :) 2014 is going to be a good year for Weight Loss...I feel it!!!

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  4. And you are so freaking hilarious! "Abandoning blog... so 2013."

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  5. Glad you're back!! I'm trying to find the right balance for myself (still)-- but blogging always helps.

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  6. YAY YAY YAY Vanessa is back in da house!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Best news I've gotten in a while. Welcome back sista!

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  7. YAY! I'm back, too. :)

    Glad to see you again! FB just wasn't cutting it.

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  8. Welcome back! So awesome to see an update from you :)

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  9. I've always loved reading you doing you! /hugs 2014, a year for health and fitness. I love the loosening of the band too, I'm doing the SAME freaking thing this week. /heart U Warrior

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  10. Amen sister! Totally with you on this!!!! Hugs!

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  11. Hi!!! I just had fluid taken out and I'm hoping I will eat healthier as well. Looking forward to you kicking some ass!

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