Alayna A. wrote a blog post 9 years, 1 month ago
The Writing Diet - I just picked up the book The Writing Diet by Julia Cameron from Half Priced Books last night. I had read parts of it the past couple of times I had been in there and finally broke...

Alayna A. lost 8 lbs since Apr 06 9 years, 2 months ago

Alayna A. wrote a blog post 9 years, 2 months ago
What it takes to succeed - 138.2     I have learned over the years many qualities that lead to long term success with my weight battle, and success with my surgery. Many factors, character traits and other t...

Alayna A. wrote a blog post 9 years, 4 months ago
Keeping on... - 138.2     Ah, century club....I have avoided getting that badge on my signature not really thinking I accomplished it. However, I have!!! 3+ years out and I am in size 6 jeans a...

Alayna A. wrote a blog post 9 years, 4 months ago
Lost weight even with Thanksgiving! - 141.6     I woke up yesterday and headed to the gym to get my workout in, I was surprised how busy it was, I guess a lot of people had the same idea. I am looking forward to the $2...

Alayna A. wrote a blog post 9 years, 4 months ago
3 years?!?! REALLY? - 146-ish I think. I didn't weigh myself today before I went to the gym. Yep, I went to the gym!! I am finding in many other aspects of my life that baby steps and routines are im...

Alayna A. wrote a blog post 9 years, 7 months ago
Never in my lifetime did I ever think I would do t - I went to the Gap yesterday and bought 2 pairs of jeans......size 6!!!!!!!!! I really like their mid-rise jeans. These were normally $60 jeans on sale for $35 and I had a Groupo...

Alayna A. wrote a blog post 9 years, 7 months ago
If you're anything like me.... - 140.4     I am not sure what happened to derail my weight lifting efforts. I realized I had been doing the pushups wrong and had my elbows out instead of in and when I switched to ...

Alayna A. wrote a blog post 9 years, 8 months ago
Aw summer, where have you been? - 149    I had my chemistry final last Thursday, got an A in the class :) Woo Hoo!! I was on call Thursday night, worked until 4:30am, was up at 9:30a Friday and went sidewalk sale s...

Alayna A. wrote a blog post 9 years, 8 months ago
Loving weight lifting still - 146.6   I wore my 'skinny' jeans to school today!! :) Then I came home, changed and went to the gym for my workout. I am really loving this weight lifting program I am doing. I did...

Alayna A. wrote a blog post 9 years, 9 months ago
2 weeks into weight training - 153.6     I won't hide it. I am up in weight. I have not gotten full control of my eating yet and I have not been doing as well as I want to be. However, I have been getting in a t...

Alayna A. wrote a blog post 9 years, 9 months ago
Embarking on weight lifting - 150     Yikes again! Scrolling down just a little in my blog here I come across 138, and I am at 150 right now! Wow. I have got to get myself back on track here with my health. Tha...

Alayna A. wrote a blog post 9 years, 10 months ago
2 years 6 months 7 days - It's been 2 and a half years already! It seems like yesterday I was being wheeled to the OR, recovering, the visitors, calls and flowers. I have been doing a lot of yoga classes...

Alayna A. wrote a blog post 9 years, 10 months ago
Swimming - I have gone swimming a couple of times now this week. I like the backstroke, I don't like my face in the water. At least not yet while I am getting comfortable with the breathing a...

Alayna A. wrote a blog post 9 years, 11 months ago
Spinning - Whew! My hubby and I went to the cycle class at the gym this morning. That is quite the workout! We will definitely be going to doing it again. I have gone to yoga twice and now cy...

Alayna A. wrote a blog post 9 years, 11 months ago
Joined the gym! - I was getting ready the other day to go to a friend's house. I asked my husband to pick something out for me to wear. I saw the jeans he pulled out and I said "those won't fit me."...

Alayna A. wrote a blog post 9 years, 11 months ago
Still realizing new things all of the time - I didn't weigh myself today, but I know I am pudgier. I am wearing my 'fat pants' and they're snug. :( I started playing hockey last week, that is going well. It feels good to be a...

Alayna A. wrote a blog post 9 years, 12 months ago
Wow does time ever fly!! - 145     I can't believe I have maintained this weight, give or take a few pounds here and there, for 2 years now!! I just looked back at my April 2008 archive blog and I was 144lbs...

Alayna A. wrote a blog post 10 years ago
Woo Hoo - 147.2     Woo Hoo! It's paying off and feels good! It's so fun figuring out solutions to issues. The first step is recognizing a downfall and then figuring out ways to fix it, or a...

Alayna A. wrote a blog post 10 years ago
Revelations - 152! YIKES! I have come to realize some things. I think I tend to have a lot of these blog posts...Anyways, I have realized that since I moved into our new house last August I have...

Alayna A. uploaded a photo 10 years, 1 month ago

Alayna A. wrote a blog post 10 years, 3 months ago
Vitamins - 138     I don't know why, but vitamins have been my major struggle. I am perfect with my B12, but with the rest of it I haven't found a groove, something that really works for me t...
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Oakdale, MN
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Surgery
11/14/2007
Surgery Date
Oct 21, 2006
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