Last week I traveled back to the East Coast for the first time since I moved to Phoenix, Arizona almost three years ago and 125 pounds ago. It was a wonderful trip. I saw many old and dear friends, former coworkers, drinking buddies, and schoolmates. I accepted many compliments on my weight loss as graciously… Continue reading Revisiting the Past & Reprioritizing
For a long time I have wanted to move away from where I live now. My current location is a place I tried out for my job. I did not know whether I would like it or not when I chose to move here from the other side of the country, but I have always… Continue reading Many Doors Open
This is a post about the past. I am past all this stuff. I’m over it. I am in control of my own self-esteem, not at the whim of the passing comments of those who know not what they do. But I just want to share it because I never have and I’ve decided I… Continue reading The things they said
I moved again at the end of 2008. I didn’t just move a little, I moved cross-country. Job relocation. I knew that this would be a good time to make other changes in my life. I made sure I rented a house close to work so I’d have a short commute (5 minutes) and I… Continue reading 66 pounds lighter in 2009
I lost over 100 pounds in a very unhealthy way and eventually gained it all back.