12 Weeks and 1st Goals!

We have finished week 12 and we are fighting toward our goals! Michael’s first goal was to be able to go up and down our split level stairs without having problems and be able to fit into his letter jacket from high school. Well, he has met that and here is a picture of him in his jacket, newly dried…

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Happy Easter and 8 Weeks

Happy Easter! Our Lord and Savior is RISEN! Week 8 and we have seen a lot of changes! We are both are almost 30 lbs lighter!! We both are wearing clothes that we never dreamed we would again!!! 😄 Monday we had my cousin join us for the week. She also joined us on the journey with SHAPE. We are…

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Exciting Week

This week has been pretty much like every other week. We really didn’t eat much differently than the past few weeks. I have been busy getting ready to have James here this week to have his wisdom teeth removed and decided to go through the clothes that we have had downstairs of the kids from birth. In 4 days time…

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Two Months and Still Going

It has been 2 months since we began our journey on SHAPE. So many changes but mostly for the good. Can you see the difference? Well, Michael is showing it, me it is slower but I keep being told it is slower for women. Some have been asking if we have seen any difference. Yes, Michael actually bought a new…

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Another Week!

Another week has gone by and we are still at it. When doing SHAPE make sure that you log not only what you eat and your daily weight but from time to time look at why you are doing it. What made you start the program to start with. Are you: Trying to loose weight? Control Diabetes? Get your blood…

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6 Weeks and Counting

We are starting our 6th week on our journey. Easy…hard…what would you call it, we call it a journey. One thing on this journey is you will find out you loose and then gain and keep going back and forth each day depending on what we have eaten, drunk, or just the ups and downs. But when the scale starts…

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First Month Reached

Today marks a full month since we began our journey. We have had our ups and downs and at times wondered if it was worth it, but God reminds us at those low points that we have a goal and with His help we can reach it. If someone has told you eating healthy is cheaper, don’t believe it!!! It…

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Beginning 4 Weeks

Wow, where does time fly to? Today begins our 4th week on this new journey! Has it been worth it, YES! Besides, seeing some pounds already coming off, my blood pressure is starting to stay leveled out. Thank the Lord!! This was one of the reasons we started the program and thankfully I didn’t have to go on any medications…

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Week 3

Wow, can it be that it is already the beginning of week 3! Some may wonder if it is easy, NO, you want things that you can’t have. Besides, this past week was Valentine’s Day and I wanted chocolate and it was the first time I didn’t make Michael’s special valentine. We take it one day at a time and…

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Beginning A New Week

It has been exactly a full week since we went on the program. The first 2 days, Friday and Saturday were binge days and the Sunday began our real eating for the next few weeks. Weekends usually is our day for bigger breakfast since Michael is home. This morning we decided to do something different and we tried panfakes with…

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