How do you lose weight? How do you work towards the life you want?

SHEER. GRIM. DETERMINATION.

(and a healthy sense of humor)


1/30/10

Day 28 - Blogger Award and Weigh-In

Afternoon bloggerland,

I had a weigh-in this morning, good news, I lost 2 lbs, yea! I think it would've been more if I wasn't sick the past couple days, but I'm glad I broke the 2 lbs mark.

In more local news, 266 was kind enough to bestow my first blogger award on me, yea! I'm amazed at the amount of quality bloggers I have found over the past month, and I am so glad I decided to enter bloggerland to help with my weight loss journey.

To celebrate this award I need to first list 10 things that make me happy:

1. My brother, I don't know how I would've survived without him.
2. My BFF, Andi, I am so lucky to have a friend that "gets me" and listens to my constant stream of bullsh*t.
3. Being independent - owning a home, paying bills off - never thought I would make it here.
4. Theatre - watching it, working in it, living it.
5. Working with teenagers - believe it or not.
6. Road trips!!!
7. My bed, my comfy comfy bed.
8. Finally, FINALLY, working towards a healthier life.
9. Completing a project.
10. Endless possibilities.

And now to recognize some others, I went through all the bloggers I am currently following and being followed by, tried to find folks I enjoy that haven't recently received an award:

1. Tisha at http://tallensweightloss.blogspot.com/
2. Little Ms Blogger at http://littlemsblogger.blogspot.com/
3. Tina at http://fatgirldivesin.blogspot.com/
4. Get Fit After 40 at http://getfitby40.blogspot.com/
5. Missa at http://losingethel.blogspot.com/
6. Carolina Girl at http://thirtyawakenings.blogspot.com/
7. She Woke Up Fat at http://shewokeupfat.blogspot.com/

Ok, only made it to 7, most people I have met in bloggingland have recently won one (that's how I found them:) But I love these blogs so I would like to give them one. Not that I don't love the other blogs (holy crap, why am I feeling so guilty)...

Anyway, I'm sure if I win another one I will be following even more peeps and feel like I have a right to give it to anyone I d*mn well please (not that I didn't want to give it to the 7 listed above - holy sh*t what is wrong with me today?!?).

I'm going to stop while I am (semi) ahead.

Love you all in bloggerland, will talk to you soon!

7 comments:

  1. Thanks for your support on my site! I love your blog title and subtitle. Seems like you are off to a great start. Looking forward to helping each other out. . .

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  2. Good job losing those 2 lbs even while sick! I know so many people struggling through colds right now. Just got over one myself. Hope you're feeling better! It sounds like you are.

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  3. Congrats on your award! Doing dance for the weight loss!

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  4. Wow! Thanks for nominating me! That is just so cool! Just wow! I don't even have 10 followers :-) Have a great start of the week and kick some tail! RAH RAH!

    Cheers,
    Missa
    LosingEthel

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  5. Congrats you got an award! WOO whoooo you lost 2 more pounds! You are doing great keep it up.

    Thank you for passing the award on to me,it always makes me feel honored when a fellow blogger thinks of me. However do to previous blog award experiences I am opting to keep this one an award free blog. Please don't think me a sourpuss I really am pleased to have been asked.

    Namasday... ( you have the power within you )

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  6. Congrats on the weight loss and the award!!

    My bed is one of my favorite things too!!

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