The first part of this weight loss journey is coming to an end in a few short months. I can’t believe how fast the year has gone. I am down almost 40lbs. I have taken up scuba again and have truly enjoyed how this year has turned out. I am a new person with a new body. My journey is going to continue even after the Fresh Diet. It has been an incredible year. Starting new things, taking care of myself both physically and mentally. When you gain weight (at least for me) even though I didn’t let it stop […]
Hi There, So many things have changed for me since my last blog entry. The holidays were a great time with friends and family. It tends to be a very hard time for most people, including me, to stay on track. There are so many distractions and temptations but with The Fresh Diet I was able to stay focused. Trust me on the actually holiday I had things that I have always enjoyed but I only did it for one meal. I was able to survive the holidays and actually loose 2 more pounds. Who usually does that? Nobody I […]
It has been 5 very long months. When I say long, I teach at a massage school and my class schedule has increased significantly, which I love and wouldn’t change it for anything. Also my mom has been in and out of the hospital. With that said, I have not had much sleep. What I found was that when I don’t get enough sleep not only does my energy decrease, but my cravings increase. I am craving all the bad things like chocolate, ice cream and anything else that is not good for you. Up until this point I have […]
It has been 4 months and I still have over 200 days left on this incredible journey. I am currently down 24 pounds. I am off from teaching the next two weeks and I am kicking my exercise up. I have had some time off of The Fresh Diet for a couple of days here and there. All for good reason. Spending time with friends and family. The good thing is that I have not gained any of the weight back and even lost a pound. That is what makes this life style change an amazing adventure. I have found […]
Even though it sounds like a comic book super hero, TheFreshDietGirl is actually Donna Manley (winner of our Diet with Glenn Douglas Packard contest).