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I got a new range and decided to try out the convection feature. I baked cupcakes. They were mini cupcakes. I ate more than I care to admit. Well, I actually can’t admit how many I ate because I lost track. They were the best cupcakes EVER. I won’t be baking anything for a long time because … [Read more…]

My son is almost six months old and I am down to only nursing him once a day, in the morning. A few weeks ago when I had to start supplementing due to low milk supply, I was very upset. Now, I am over it. He is much happier now with his fuller tummy. The past few days have been a series of food … [Read more…]

1. I went to the gym today. 2. It has been a long time since I have exercised. 3. It felt good, muscle burn good. 4. My friend Lauren and I worked out together. 5. We pushed each other to go faster, lift more, to go for just one more minute. 6. It was awesome. 7. As we were lifting weights, … [Read more…]

1. I have realized that my mental state has a direct effect on my physical state. 2. I have been in a funk the last few months and I believe this has a lot to do with my sllllloooooowww progress in losing weight. 3. The sun was out this weekend and it made me happy. 4. I ate junk food and drank … [Read more…]

1. I have been doing well with my fruits and veggies. 2. Wine counts as fruit, right? 3. No? 4. I had Dibs this weekend. You know, those ice cream things that are totally not healthy. 5. I’m thinking about doing yoga with Megan this week. 6. I’m scared that I am too fat. 7. I only went to the gym … [Read more…]

1.  I have had a hard time eating 5 servings of fruits and veggies this past week. 2.  The most I have had in one day is 4 servings. 3.  That was yesterday. 4.  I have struggled this week with poor eating habits. 5.  I blame it on stress. 6.  And my inability to not put food in my mouth. 7.  … [Read more…]

I stay up way too late. As a matter of fact, it’s 11:3o p.m. right now. This won’t post until tomorrow morning… I ate way too much fiber today. Need I say more? I’m so tired, I can’t think of anything to confess. Let me think harder……. Ah, I haven’t counted my points at all this week. FAIL. I … [Read more…]

1.  I ate a lot of junk while I was on vacation. 2. I did pick options off the “healthier” menu at restaurants. 3. I hit the hotel gym one day and swam two days. 4. I am back to my regular gym habit as of today. 5. This is probably TMI, but I really want to know if anyone else has this problem or if … [Read more…]

I dont want to be a party pooper. So Here goes…    1.  I had a bit of  major food break down tonight… 2 hamburgers..fries..a box of pudding and a container of cool-whip. It was sugar free / fat free puddin and coolwhip.. but, come on. 2.  I will do anything to avoid writing my essays for my … [Read more…]

These are my True Confessions for this week! I have not counted or logged my points at all this week. Being out of town makes it tough, although I could have done it if I’d tried. I did terrible with my water consumption over the weekend. I am so glad to be home so I can regain control of my … [Read more…]

Lisa has started Monday’s true confessions here at the shrinking jeans so I figured I would play along this week. I’ve had one of those weeks anyways… 1. I have not been drinking enough water, morning sickness is kicking my butt and fluids make me feel awful. 2. While I did have pizza on Friday, I … [Read more…]

Technically, it is Monday.  Time for my True Confessions!  If you want to play along, then write up your TC in your blog then leave the link in the comments.  Or just leave your TC in the comments! 1.  I do not want to write this post. 2. I have not had a good week for eating. 3.  I would like to … [Read more…]

Yes, I totally know that this was posted the other day, but better late than never. And it is really fitting after my last two days.  The mister and I had Chinese for lunch yesterday. I had tons of veggies and chicken which almost sounds healthy if you forget about all the fried, salty goodness that … [Read more…]

1. I weigh myself every day. 2. I know that I shouldn’t do that. 3. But I do it every day. 4. Sometimes it helps me stay in control of my eating for that day. 5. Sometimes, it really doesn’t even matter. 6. I did so well Saturday night resisting the temptation of a Carl’s Jr. meal deal. 7. I ordered … [Read more…]

1.  I have thought about posting here at Shrinking Jeans, every single day. 2.  I have not posted on my personal blog here in 7 days. 3.  I feel so very guilty about it. 4.  I have not exercised since Monday, January 26th. 5.  I have lost weight since then but only because I had the dreaded flu. 6.  … [Read more…]