A Year of Difference

oneyear2016-2017Back in April 2016, I felt great. I had lost over 120 lbs, and I was well on my way to my penultimate goal of 175 lbs and my final goal of 165 lbs. At the time, I remember feeling very thin as compared to what I used to be. I took a silly picture, and I remember seeing it and thinking, “My gosh, look how thin I am!”

Fast forward to April 2017 and I happened to take the same photo making the same face, only this time, I was at my final goal of 165 lbs. It’s amazing what a difference that last 30 lbs of weight loss made.

Now, I’m at around 162 lbs, and I’m not sure where my weight loss will end, but I find myself getting leaner all the time. Aside from eating clean, I run every other day which is having a big effect on my overall health.

Stick with it. The payoff is worth the discipline you have to use to get there.

2 thoughts on “A Year of Difference

  1. Good for you! Perseverance is everything. It’s what got me through my Ph.D. And it’s what keeps you in the top 5% of weight loss maintainers. Thank you for being such a hard-working, tenacious role model for us all. Truly motivating!

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