Stuck in the sand

Definitely hit a plateau. For a solid month I’ve been stuck on 214 pounds. I’ve been keeping my calorie intake between 1,250-1,500, taking long morning walks frequently, drinking at least 100 ounces of water and keeping my carb intake under 100g. Still,...

Review: ‘I Feel Pretty’

I remember seeing previews months ago for the Amy Schumer rom-com ‘I Feel Pretty.’ It looked humerous, but almost like a female version of ‘Shallow Hal.’ I was hesitant to watch it because I didn’t want the message to be “oh just...

My Favorite Meals

I’ve gotten in the swing of things and I definitely have some go-to meals for my various food moods that I thought I’d share. I’ve been posting them on my Instagram page, so if you’d like to follow along there, the link is at the bottom of the...

Apron Belly

Ever since I gave birth I’ve looked like a deflated balloon. The massive pregnant belly just had a baby removed from it and everything else just dropped.  Literally. I didn’t even know the name for it until I went into a Google rabbit hole trying to figure...

Post Menstrual Weight Loss

I was concerned about a plateau. It had been a couple weeks and I was stuck at 217 pounds. I knew it was likely period water retention, so I didn’t worry about it. Turns out my instincts were right. Within a day of my new cycle, a couple pounds just melted off....