Boot Camp – The Shrinking Jeans of Christy


June 15, 2011 By Christy

I am so ready for this challenge! the thing that excites me most is that it is 11 weeks long! I need 11 weeks to lose 11 pounds so I can finally reach my goal weight. You know, since I’ve been working on it for 2 years now. That’s right, I’ve been sitting at this […]

January 27, 2011 By Christy

Last year this time, I was getting ready to kick-off my training for the Rock n Roll San Diego 1/2 marathon with Team in Training. I was a newish runner, having never run more than 5 miles, and that was only once. I had never been injured, never suffered setbacks, and honestly I had never […]

January 5, 2011 By Christy

First let me start this off by saying I am SO confused. So confused. Not about my weight, because I know why it’s the way it is! I’m confused because I’m trying to be the most healthful eater I can be, and everything I read contradicts something else I’ve read. You see, I’ve been on […]

December 1, 2010 By Christy

Lord have mercy did the Thanksgiving holiday get me! As much as I’d love to think that I practiced what I preach, the scale says otherwise. Apparently I had one too many pieces of pie and late night snacks. What can I do? I can look forward and realize that it’s just a blip on […]

November 24, 2010 By Christy

I started this challenge at 136 and today I weighed in at 135.2. Am I happy? Heck yeah! It makes me feel great to be going into Thanksgiving, one of the eatiest holidays in the book, down. It gives me the encouragement and momentum I need to keep everything in check tomorrow. I know I […]

October 6, 2010 By Christy

I’m just going to put it out there. I’m up this week. When you’re trying to LOSE, being UP sucks. I did get some amazing news this morning, and it almost (but not quite) erases the gain from my mind. You know I’ve been doing bootcamp right? For 5 weeks now, I’ve attended bootcamp 2x […]

September 29, 2010 By Christy

Don’t have much time this morning, but OMG, I couldn’t jet from the house without shouting this from the rooftops: 136 Seriously. I haven’t seen that number in 15 years. I wanted to reach down and stroke it, and love it, and tell it how much I loved it this morning. Okay, really, I reset […]

September 15, 2010 By Christy

HOLY WOW is this challenge going to be a blast! My tribe, Tribe NERO, is completely awesome. I think each one of our members is great, and I’m so excited to get to know them better over the next 7 weeks. Here are my tribemates: colleen bee, @tryn2bfit Karen F., @LosingToWin Lori Michelle L., @mlopez111 […]

September 1, 2010 By Christy

Today was Day 2 of Boot Camp. I love it. Burst training is awesome and my trainer is even more awesome. I seriously love her. You might be hearing from her on the Sisterhood soon too, as I’m chatting her up about posting here!! More on that later. Also, if  you missed it, I posted […]

August 31, 2010 By Christy

It’s time to step into the confessional at the Sisterhood. I have only positive things to confess this week!! Yesterday I started Boot Camp. I posted a before picture and all of my stats here. Check it out! Melissa and I have been working so hard on our next challenge. It’s going to be awesome, […]