Tagged with weight loss

I Am A…

We have all sorts of identifiers in our lives, things we know for sure.  I am a woman, I am a wife, I am a coffee drinker.  We do this to categorize ourselves, to find common ground with the people around us.  What I’m curious about is, at what point can you give yourself a … Continue reading

Happy New Year: I’m on a Diet

I’ve spent a lot of time since I started this blog talking about being okay with the shape of my body. Talking about how, this is the first time in my life that I’m actually okay with my few extra pounds and am not going to worry about them just so I can fit into … Continue reading

Clothing Size is Just a Number

The other night I had a Closet Meltdown. I don’t mean a meltdown had in secret in the privacy of one’s own closet, I mean a total breakdown involving myself, my closet, and my hangers and shelves filled with articles of clothing. None of which I wanted to wear. Here in Brooklyn, we’re making that … Continue reading

Weight Watchers, Stop Shaming Jessica Simpson

Last night I was watching Dancing with the Stars: All Stars, as I do on Monday nights since ABC owns my soul, and I was forced to miss Drew Lachey’s dance. Ultimately, this is not a tragedy, but the reason why was pretty upsetting. I saw the Jessica Simpson Weight Watchers commercial and found myself … Continue reading

Confessions of a Zumba Addict

Confessions of a Zumba Addict

I have never been addicted to exercise before. I’ve had my moments as a “gym rat,” but only because I was on a mission to lose that 10 pounds I had gained back since the last time I lost 10 pounds. Those “gym rat” moments were about a means to an end and I ultimately … Continue reading