September 2011 - January 2014
July 2011
April 2012
January 2013
April 2013 (Started Paleo Lifestyle)
June 2013
November 2013

December 2013
Off high blood pressure medication that I took 2 x daily.
Joint pain & inflammation gone.  Chronic dizzy spells, headaches & migraines,tingling in my face, head, arms, legs all gone.
Down from a size 24 in jeans to a size 14.

January 2014
February 2014 - 100 lbs. loss and I turned 40!!
May 2014
Enjoying a bike ride for the first time in over 20 years!
Summer 2014
I had a fantastic summer filled with lots of activity!
 Autumn 2014 - I love this time of year!
December 2014 - Getting ready for my boyfriend's Christmas party!
January 30th, 2015 - I got my G1 Driver's License!  It's never too late!
February 2015 - Trying to look cool in our new car!  Instead I look like a bug! :D

February 2015 - Our newest family member!


  1. Congratulations! I think the pictures say it all, especially in your EYES!! Thank you for sharing!

  2. Very inspiring! Saw your post at The Paleo Mom's Facebook page...

  3. Thank you very much, ladies! I really appreciate that! I've been so inspired by other's progress that I felt I was ready to share my own as well!

  4. Wow! Thank you for sharing! You look awesome!! Im only on day 4 of my journey but i hope to have a success story to share one day too. Congratulations!! 😀

  5. Thank you! Congratulations to you for making this first step! I hope your journey is going well so far! I know you'll be successful!

  6. Thank you for posting these. You look GREAT! I'm sure you know this already, but posting your story is a HUGE encouragement to those of us just starting. I can't wait to find the "real" me!

    1. I'm sorry that I didn't reply sooner! Thank you so much for the kind words! It's a wonderful feeling to know that sharing may help in some way! I wish you an amazing journey! I hope it is going really well!!