I've put together a list of things I want to accomplish in the next year or so. It's a work in progress, so check back for lots of additions!

Train for and run a 5k
Done! I began training for a 10k and ran my first 5k on 10/6/12.
Train for and  run a half marathon
Training now!

Wear a bikini, with no shorts or cover up, in public
Fit into a size 6-8

Meet one of the ladies whose blog has inspired my journey

Compile a cookbook of all the healthy and yummy recipes I've tried

Find a job I love and am passionate about

Do a boudoir-style photoshoot for my husband's eyes only!



  1. We have very similar goals. Especially, the boudoir- style pictures :)

  2. Ditto girlfriend! I haven't worn a pair of jean shorts in 13 years. Eek! P.S. the boudoir shoots are a blast & a great keepsake for not only your husband, but you as well! Brooklyn- browneyedgem.com

  3. It is so inspiring to read goals so closely aligned with mine. Good luck on your journey! I will definitely be staying in tune!

  4. just found your blog and i'm in love. we have a very similar story to getting to the point of weight loss commitment--you're just a wee bit farther along than me! thanks for motivating me :)