Divorcing the Muffin Top

My journey in becoming healthier, happier, and fitting into smaller pants.

Superbowl Sunday, Superbowl Sober

I guess you could have called it test #2. My boyfriend and I hosted a Superbowl Party which fell on the last night of our first week ‘sober’. We’ve cut … Continue reading

February 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

My First Test

1230 calories per day ain’t easy. This is a time for me of diligent self-control and moderation. These are tough times (meal plan wise!). Last night I faced my first … Continue reading

February 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

Calorie Counting

Until I get myself on a strict exercise regimen, I have limited my calories to 1230/day. For my body size and goal weight/date that is the recommended intake (according to … Continue reading

January 30, 2014 · 2 Comments

Try..try again!

Today marked the first time I’d been to crossfit in MONTHS. To be clear, I went to crossfit a few times in September, stopped until November where I dabbled a … Continue reading

January 28, 2014 · Leave a comment


Hamstrings, quads, deltoids, lower abs, shins, all hurting in all the right places – all at the same time. Legs are essentially jelly. Forget squatting, I can barely walk. Crossfit … Continue reading

September 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

Officially overweight. (Screw you, BMI)

My clothes do not fit. I had the evidence. In some crazy, masochistic way I guess I needed more proof that I had actually gained some weight. Was I still … Continue reading

September 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

It’s time to say farewell.

It’s the beginning of September. Summer is over and I’m falling quickly back into the routine that has long since been forgotten throughout June, July and August. Cool-weather clothes, tight … Continue reading

September 5, 2013 · Leave a comment