Sunday

Wake up and do this! Plus 2 Giveaways!

So, I am feeling like what is happening here 
is kind of a BIG DEAL!

I have planning a big giveaway on my facebook page, Mindy's Fitness Journey for when I get 5,000 likes. In the process of all of this I noticed that I am close to writing my 100th blog! That is big! I just started blogging in July, and I am really excited about that. I would love for you all to share my facebook page, Mindy's Fitness Journey with your friends. I am 300 away from the big giveaway. I am giving away a Polar Heart Rate Monitor. I also have 2 other exciting items, and few that are in the works. Thank you for always supporting me. You all make my life better! I mean that!

I appreciate that you all care enough to read my blog, page, twitter, instagram, tumblr and pinterest. I remember when I just had a personal facebook page. Life has definitely gotten busier, but I have gotten so much out of blogging. I have made friends, I have met so many new people and friends in the real world (not just the blogging world) I have had people lift me up when I am down, and you have allowed me to introduce Bryce to you. Thank you for that!

It also made me think that I need to get back to reporting in to you all about my workouts and my eating. I am doing a half marathon next month, and I need to run A LOT more than I already am. So I have decided that I am ready to share the good, the bad and the ugly with you. I am excited about the new ideas I have to improve my fitness and my nutrition. I will share as I go. I do share when things are  not going well, as you know, but I think I want to share more. I think I want you to see that I am someone on a journey. I am not perfect, and sometimes I have "food accidents!"

My goal is to lose 30 lbs. by Fit Bloggin' at the end of June.  I want to have an awesome before and "during" picture. It won't be an after yet because I need to lose more than 30. I am starting fresh today with my weight. As of today, I have lost no weight. I will weigh in every Sunday. At this point, I am too self-conscious to post my weight. Hopefully once I lose some, I will be more comfortable. I just know that there are haters who want me to fail and I don't want them to have ammunition. I hope you understand. (I am not referring to anyone in the fitness world, rather my own personal world)

What I have realized in the last few days is I have some emotional ties to food that I still have not conquered yet. I run to food when someone upsets me. Over the last month, I have caught myself making bad choices, and I know it's a result of people walking out of my life. I am hurt, but I also know that I need to move on and let go of the hurt, or it will consume me, or I will consume it... LOL... that was a joke!!! Anyways, I didn't realize it, but I fell back into an old pattern of turning to food for comfort. I have to break that habit! It is time to WAKE UP and DO THIS!
Here we go!


And the winner of the Limitless Bracelet is:
 Shannon L. Wehby


Enter here to win the Happy Band Headband
a Rafflecopter giveaway

One more thing:
The Mom Power Team will be having a twitter chat on Wed. Night at 9pm. Join us. We are chatting with Fashletics, http://www.fashletics.com/. It will be great!


30 comments:

  1. Love your page! Keep kicking it girl!

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  2. I love the "Tough as Nails" bracelet. Would really mean something for me as well.

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  3. I love the Growth Fierce Forward For Life bracelet!

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  4. I would love to win the Growth Bracelet by Limitless. It is such a beautiful color with an awesome messgage!

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  5. First time reading your blog because I saw you tweeting about it and thought I'd stop by!! :)

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    1. Thank you! Glad you did. I hope you will return!!

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  6. Mindy, you ROCK! You are strong and always out there inspiring others. You can do anything you set your mind to.

    I think I would love the passion bracelet. They are so cool.

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    1. Awww, Angie, I love you girl! Thanks for that! Good luck!

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  7. I'm trying to lose 30lbs too! And down 60 but a long journey ahead!Let's do this!

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    1. Definitely! We've got this! :) Keep in touch...

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  8. Loving the content on your page and your blog! I can't seem to find you on YouTube though =( Keep up the inspiration!

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    1. http://www.youtube.com/user/Mindysfitnessjourney Sorry, it was on a previous post :)

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  9. I would love the strength bracelet. After losing my mom to a heart attack almost 4 months ago, It has taken strength to keep moving forward. I know she would have wanted me to keep going strong.

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    1. oh my gosh! I am so sorry!!! Sending you prayers and hugs!!! Good luck!

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  10. Thank you for always motivating! I would love to win as a reminder to stay strong and not give up! -jndepalmo

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  11. I love that fashletics jewelry! So cool!

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  12. What's happening to you is kind of a big deal. ;) You are so super fabulous and that shows with everything you do. You're going to go great places!!

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  13. I'm getting fit for fitbloggin too! Can't wait to see you there with our new fit bodies! We can do it!

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