Throwback Thursday:2011 She gained weight during her courtship and her attempts to lose weight before her wedding almost ended it!!!


Photo: Google Since getting hitched five years ago, I’ve packed 25 pounds onto my 5’3″ frame, reaching 165 pounds and trading my size 8s for 12s. I never thought I’d really “let myself go” (my blood boils at that phrase), but I have lost touch with my old self. Since getting married, I’ve exercised lessContinue reading “Throwback Thursday:2011 She gained weight during her courtship and her attempts to lose weight before her wedding almost ended it!!!”

Just because it zips………….


Remember this Oprah? If your under 35 probably not.  This Oprah went on a liquid diet and lost a ton of weight.  In the wagon is fat, the fat represents the weight she lost. The fat she hoped was gone forever.  Look at those jeans, the belt, her posture, I’m sure, as she was gettingContinue reading “Just because it zips………….”

Five annoying questions your family ask during the Holidays


photo-Google  Did they seriously just ask that? Here’s how to deal with it!     From: You Beauty.com It’s like Groundhog Day every holiday: Your mom or a friend of the family opens his or her mouth and asks you a highly personal, probing question (“When are you finally getting married?”) and you’re left fuming andContinue reading “Five annoying questions your family ask during the Holidays”

Does this happy marriage make me look fat?


BY MISTY HARRIS, POSTMEDIA NEWS Marital bliss may bulk up your well-being but it also tips the scales when it comes to weight, according to a new four-year study. Reporting in the journal Health Psychology, researchers find that relationship satisfaction is linked with an increase in body mass index over time. By contrast, when couples areContinue reading “Does this happy marriage make me look fat?”

The real reason you’ve put on weight? 8 health problems which could stop you shedding the pounds


The problem may have more to do with your general health than with your food. Here are some simple solutions that could help you beat the bulge Do you seem to keep piling on the pounds no matter how many diets you try? If so, the problem may have more to do with your generalContinue reading “The real reason you’ve put on weight? 8 health problems which could stop you shedding the pounds”

Drastic gastric: “I had a $16,000 stomach stapling operation – but I still had the mindset of a fat woman”


I spending nearly 16,000.00 having my stomach stapled – but I still couldn’t stop gorging on food Drastic gastric: Kathryn as a size 10 and 10st 4lb after the op Ross parry As Kathryn Rogers bit into yet another chocolate bar, she felt utterly repulsed at her own behaviour. But nothing could stop her fromContinue reading “Drastic gastric: “I had a $16,000 stomach stapling operation – but I still had the mindset of a fat woman””

Would you give up Sex to be Skinny?


We all want to be skinny, and we all want to have good sex. But, if you had to pick one over the other, which would you choose? Nutrisystem posed this question to a group of American men and women and came up with some surprising results. For women, weight loss trumps sex. According toContinue reading “Would you give up Sex to be Skinny?”

468 Tomorrows


January 1, the beginning of a new chapter in your life.   This year is going to be different, for most people that new chapter is a distant memory by February. For me January first, was just one day in a series of tomorrows.   The process hadn’t worked for me, I thrive on adrenaline, lastContinue reading “468 Tomorrows”

I’m Fatter Than My Husband


Till pounds do us part? How one woman’s weight gain strained her wedding vows Photo: Google My antique wedding band, with its square diamonds and Art Deco milgraining, hugs my finger just as it did the day I got married. It’s the only thing that still fits.   Since getting hitched five years ago, I’ve packedContinue reading “I’m Fatter Than My Husband”