I have to admit to being a bit of a scaredy-cat when it comes to my bike: I still haven't actually taken it out on a proper ride. Or a ride at all, for that matter. It's probably something to do with the fact that the last time I went for a real bike ride,… Continue reading [sponsored post] Win A Ride-Out With Halfords And Boardman Bikes!
So, the New Year's on us again. It's that time of year where we're bombarded with the "latest diet miracles" from the press. Where we make resolutions to work out for an hour every day and give up all our vices and become model citizens. Do you know what's probably the easiest resolution to keep?… Continue reading [CLOSED – Winner posted!] Win a year’s subscription to Slender Kitchen’s Meal Plans!
First off: happy third anniversary to my big sister, Linda, and my brother-in-law, Greg! Now weighing-in using theOzeri Precision II Digital Bathroom Scales! -6.6lbs -43.5lbs since Jan 1 2013 343.2lbs I managed to scrape past my DietBet goal weight by 0.1lbs. It couldn't get much closer than that! Whew. But I did it! 4%… Continue reading Weigh-in #43: October 22 2013
If you've never heard of DietBet, it's a social dieting game, a "DietBet", where people put money into a pot, attempt to lose 4% (or more) of their body weight in 28 days, and those who succeed in the end, split the pot among the winners! Some statistics: 85% of participants lose 4.5 lbs on… Continue reading Competition: FATGIRLslim’s DietBet
February 17: OMG WORDPRESS WHAT THE HELL, YOU WERE SUPPOSED TO POST THIS YESTERDAY. So, thank you to everyone who entered FATGIRLslim and Moneysupermarket.com's Get Fit; Feel EPIC! competition, but alas, there can only be one winner of the awesome prize, courtesy of Moneysupermarket.com: The FitBit Zip The Aria Wi-Fi SmartScales It was difficult choosing… Continue reading Competition Winner: Get Fit; Feel EPIC!