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Weigh in Wednesday – 10/4/17

Weigh in Wednesday – 10/4/17

Happy Wednesday everyone!  It’s Weigh in Time!   I have to admit, when I stepped on the scale today I was a bit disappointed — I weighted 194.8 when last week I weighted 194.4.  To me, this is like a gain of 0.4… but then I remembered I use Happy Scale for this very reason.  I had really low numbers most days last week, but after camping and feeling poopy my weight shot up.   My moving average is 193.5…

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PR’s and Pecan Brittle

PR’s and Pecan Brittle

Started this morning at my gym with hubby.  We decided to warm up with a 500m row and work on some Deadlifts, bench press, and knee ups. Until I started lifting and doing functional fitness, I only ever associated PR’s with running times.  After today, I know that a PR can be applicable to many more things. Deadlifts Today was my third or fourth time doing deadlifts – ever – and I was able to deadlift more that 75% of…

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Measurements Monday #2

Measurements Monday #2

Can you believe it’s been a month since I last updated my measurements?  Time flies — especially during the holiday season.  It’s already December!  I guess I should get my shopping done :/ Current Measurements Waist: 40.5″  (-0.5′) Chest: 37.5″  (-0.5″) Hips: 42.5″ (-0.5″) Biceps: 11.75″  (-0.25″) Thighs: 24.5″ Neck: 14.5″ Wrists: 6.5″ This nets a total loss of 1.75″ — I’m so ready for more to melt off!   I haven’t changed any of my eating habits — as…

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Measurements Monday!

Measurements Monday!

After a few weeks of trying to figure out what could replace Marathon Monday, I just decided to do weekly check-ins of measurements.  This, combined with Weigh in Wednesday, will help me keep a more accurate picture of how my body’s changing.  My plan is to measure the first Monday of every month — and update with my progress. Current Measurements Waist: 41″ Chest: 38″ Hips: 43″ Biceps: 12″ Thighs: 24.5″ Neck: 14.5″ Wrists: 6.5″ Height: 5′ 5″ Measurement Goals…

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