This is My Story..
Who I am today is NOT who I have always been.
Not long ago, I was buckling under the pressure of everything that was going wrong in my life…
Now on the outside looking in, it would be easy to think that I was…
I wanted to change. I just didn't know how.
Once, I experienced some success - losing 40 pounds in 5 months for a friend’s wedding - but not long after the big day, I lost my motivation and the pounds started to creep back on. I decided there was no hope for me and gave up. I thought “this is just too hard.”
But one day in December of 2007, everything changed. I went to the doctor for what I thought would be a routine physical. That day was anything but routine. My doctor’s words shook me to my core.
After some serious soul searching, it finally clicked.
By the following October, I had lost a total of 100+ pounds, without:
It wasn’t easy but it was definitely worth it.
In October of 2018, I'll celebrate 10 years of maintenance, something most people will tell you is impossible.
When I look at my old photos and then look in the mirror, I'm amazed...and thankful.