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Lean & Strong Mid Phase 2 Update

Hello, everyone!  I hope you had a great weekend and that your Monday has been painless so far.  I had a great weekend filled with Netflix binge-watching.  The hubby and I finished The Haunting of Hill House and Godless.  I would highly recommend both shows!  Also, I learned this weekend that a $13 glass of… Continue reading Lean & Strong Mid Phase 2 Update

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Lean & Strong Phase 2, Day 5

Good morning!  I woke up really early this morning and because it was still dark out, I thought it was still the middle of the night, but when I looked at my phone I saw that it was 6:30.  Sadly, the days are getting shorter. I just wanted to check in and give an update… Continue reading Lean & Strong Phase 2, Day 5

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Lean & Strong Phase 1 – FINAL Results

Good morning!  Is it cold in your neck of the woods?  It feels like 25 degrees here.  Yesterday I had to bring out the winter coat.  Winter is coming, folks. I am pleased to report that I completed Phase 1 of my challenge.  I went 30 days with no alcohol.  I’m so proud of myself! … Continue reading Lean & Strong Phase 1 – FINAL Results

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Phase 1 of Lean & Strong – the end is near!

I’m getting to the end of Phase 1 of Lean & Strong, y’all!  If you haven’t been following along, I’m doing an experiment to try to find out what has been causing my weight gain, since I’ve gained about 20 pounds over the last several years.  I feel like overall I live a pretty healthy… Continue reading Phase 1 of Lean & Strong – the end is near!

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Two weeks into challenge – UPDATE

Good morning!  It has been a very chilly, dreary, rainy weekend here and yesterday we caved in and turned on the heat when the house temperature was down to 61 degrees.  I’m just not ready for this weather at all. I do have some good news, though.  I’ve completed two weeks of Lean & Strong… Continue reading Two weeks into challenge – UPDATE