For some time, I’ve felt like the black sheep. Not for one particular reason but for many. With […]
Negativity is a constant and inevitable part of life. You will encounter negativity at every stage in life, and there is no way to escape it. Someone will always have something to say or want to criticize you. The key is to learn how to rise above it, because it is not an easy task.
Me in the gym on vacation! Dedication? Maybe 😛
I have embraced that I will possibly be plus-sized for the rest of my life, or at least by society’s standards. I have been on this health kick for almost a year now, starting in June 2014 when I was cleared for activity after having my daughter. It has definitely been a roller coaster, but after trial, error, quitting and just pure out frustration, I am on the fast track to dropping weight. Now, I have really started to dig deep into what I would like my body to look like, and how I would feel. I have come up with the conclusion that I love the way my body is shaped, and I would like to be more solid (muscle wise) and have a smaller midsection. I have big hips and a big butt, and I actually love those two things about me. I have somewhat of an hourglass figure, so I want to keep that. Because of this, I realize that I will always be considered a “plus-sized” girl. And I have finally realized that I am ok with that!