My Weight Loss Journey

Hoping to help others by sharing my story of losing weight!

Me BeforeMiriam July 2013Miriam New 2015 Miriam 3.2016

May 30, 2016

47 is just a number!

I turned 47 this month.  I have to say I feel younger today than I have in years!  I got beyond tickled at my training session this morning.  There is a song challenge out there from a while back that is sometimes used for different exercises including push ups, but we did it using 10

May 29, 2016

A day in “The Big Easy”

    I was looking up how New Orleans became known as “The Big Easy” and there are many explanations out there.  I like the the story attached with this link to Names of America.   *Please note all my photos on this particular blog were taken with my Note 5 cell phone.  I usually

May 21, 2016

Back to training!!

  So it’s been about a week and I finally got myself back on a schedule.  It’s funny because when you are on a weight loss journey or at least for me a week can seem like an eternity away from the gym!  My knee is slowly feeling better again but I’m still going to

May 11, 2016

Not Feeling It

  Well, the old left knee is back to being a problem and I HAVE to break down and see the doctor again.  I’m fearful of falling back so much more or needing surgery but I can’t keep on living like this, limping through my day.  I’ve had to cut back out of Zumba and

May 7, 2016

Self Worth

You know I am such an easy going person and most people who know me will tell you that I’m always one to see the positive side of a situation.  I had a situation this week that really made me angry, mostly because I really think the person who treated me badly was prejudice against