This Is Me.

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When I started this blog as excited as I was, one of my worries was that I’d only be able to write about losing weight. I’m Fit Me Baby and that’s what I’ll have to talk about, getting fit and losing weight. How do you stick to one subject when you have so much to …

24 Things

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Over the weekend I had my 24th Birthday. Having spent 24 years on this earth, I got to thinking about what I’ve learned, especially in the last few years. If you’ve read my Fit Me Baby bio, you probably know that I’ve been here and there in my life. Unlike many of my friends I …

A Different Kind of Strength

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“No one saves us but ourselves. No one can and no one may. We ourselves must walk the path” –  Buddha Fitness and a healthy lifestyle have made me stronger physically, but the past few years have made me tougher mentally and emotionally. Something you should understand about me is that I did not walk …

Cardio Kickboxing For the Win

As I’ve mentioned before, the fearlessness and drive to try new things when you’re living a fit life is amazing. Two years ago I didn’t really exercise, never mind testing out different classes at local rec centres for fun. On Monday night my two girlfriends and I finally made it to the cardio kickboxing class …

Life’s a Hike.

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This past weekend my boyfriend and I woke up early on a Saturday morning, grabbed a coffee, and hit the road to hike 8km around beautiful Buntzen Lake. I used to loathe hiking. I was always the slow one at the back, huffing and puffing and praying to god that it was almost over. This …

Numbers

Dieting has always been about numbers for me. It’s what I based success on. I’ve been on Weight Watchers and living a healthy life for 690 days. That’s 98 weeks and change.   .5 is the average lbs lost over those 98 weeks and change. 15lbs is what I’ve worked up to lifting for arms (each, …

Monday Workout

TREADMILL CARDIO 5 min walk : 3% 2 min jog : 2.5% 1 min sprint : 4% 1 min walk : 5% 1 min sprint : 3% 1 min jog : 5% 1 min sprint : 3% 3 min walk : 1% WORK IT SET 1 10 Jump Squats 10 Mountain Climbers 30 Second Plank …

Zudle Tuesday

Being sick with the flu last week and a serious chest cold this week, along with a broken toe (life…), have forced me to focus on a few things I normally don’t emphasize as much. One of those things is watching my diet closely.  If I’m not able to hit the gym 3 or 4 …

The Big 5 0

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2 days ago I hit my biggest weight loss milestone and achieved what I was beginning to think was the impossible- the 50 lb mark. 5 milk jugs worth of weight gone from my body. That’s almost half of my best friend. That’s more than 1/3 of my current weight. I’ve lost 1/3 of my …