GL Gets Fit ~ 4 Months Later { weekly update #12 }

Its been a long time coming – I realized a few weeks ago that I would be closing in on my 4 month mark and wanted to be sure to write a post and check in with you.  I’ve said it a million times – but even if one of you reads this and feels motivated, I’ll be happy.   Continue reading

GL Gets Fit { weekly update #11 }

Fitness motivationHi Loves!  Another week has flown by!  When I started this post series – I had no idea how long I would keep it up.  Also had no idea how I’d see myself “mentally” evolve on this process.  Its been another up and down week and part of my promise to myself and you is to be real about how things are going.  If you’ve “dieted” or started exercising – you  know how frustrating things can be.  Its not easy – some times – its really hard to keep going and motivate yourself.  (Thats where I love making big pink X’s on the days of my current challenge!) Continue reading

GL Gets Fit { weekly update #10 }

weight loss motivational quotes | Celebrating Weight Loss! Motivational Fitness Quotes - Midwestern MomsHi Loves! So 9 weeks!!!! YAY! This has to be a new record for me – and I love that you are reading and even those who don’t read these posts – the thought of writing it keeps me going and motivated to keep moving forward.  So last week was a bit of an emotional roller coaster for me and if you’ve been around for a while, you know that I tend to hold my emotions in, and then EAT.  And mostly really unhealthy foods like chocolate. Continue reading

GL Gets Fit {weekly update #6}

Hi Loves!  It literally just dawned on me that this is 6 weeks my get fit journey.  So time to take a step back.  In six weeks I’ve lost around 10 pounds and 1o inches.  Now…I’m going to be honest…I haven’t been “working” that hard at getting fit.  Actually, I’ve been pretty lazy at it.  One thing that helped keep me accountable was a 30 day challenge.  I got satisfaction from crossing off each day – and it kept me going because my check list was also hanging right beside my computer on my desk.  It was in my face constantly – and motivated me to cross off another day. Continue reading