gym – The Shrinking Jeans of Melissa


October 5, 2011 By Lissa

It’s been a few weeks (or months?) since I checked in here! Time has been flying! We are now a week into the Shrinkvivor challenge! {go Green!} I am down 0.8 lbs this week… not fantastic, but a loss is a loss! I started back at the gym finally and am back to my Death-by-Barb […]

January 26, 2010 By Lissa

I have a feeling this is not going to be very pretty, folks. I was doing alright… and then Saturday came. My husband (who hasn’t been home in a month!) got to come home from work for a few days and he does the cooking (woot!) when he is home. Saturday night:  homemade pizza. Sure, […]

January 13, 2010 By Lissa

Okay, I did it. You may have seen my tweets where I was afraid to step on the scale this morning. When I got on the scale earlier this week, it was UGLY. Downright hideous. I chug-chug-CHUGGED water last night. So much, in fact, that I woke up THREE times to groggily make my way […]

January 6, 2010 By Lissa

I am down 1.8 lbs today. I am a little disappointed that it isn’t more, but I will take it! I did fairly well with the eating all week long, but those damn cookies that my mother-in-law sent home keep rearing their ugly heads. Fucking cookies. I got my butt to the gym again yesterday […]

November 23, 2009 By Lissa

Hello, Monday. *Saturday, the 3 younger kids and I attended a Pie Social at their elementary school. This event included a cake/cupcake walk for the children. We left carrying two full-sized cakes and 6 turkey cupcakes, complete with Nutter Butters. *I wish I could say that I did not shove any of that shit in […]

June 4, 2009 By Lissa

My husband’s parents came and picked the kids up for the afternoon, so it was the perfect time for me to get my fat ass back to the gym. Can I tell you how much I hate midday gym workouts?? It felt good to be back (sort of), I just need to figure out a […]

June 1, 2009 By Lissa

1.  I have been doing horrible with my eating and exercise. 2. This injury in my ass is really a pain in the ass. My muscle is spasming every time I go from sitting to standing. I have tried a few different things to help, only it hasn’t helped. 3. I don’t know how I […]

April 20, 2009 By Lissa

1. I’m still Shredding. Just finished today’s workout. Check out my progress here. 2. I missed Saturday. 3. I took last week off of the gym. 4. I went to the gym today. It felt good. 5. I came home and popped Jillian Michaels in. 6. Level 2 is so much harder after you have […]