One year ago I became a part of The Global Mental Health Advocate Alliance, & the #SameHere Movement. Mental Health lives on a spectrum & no matter who we are, what we do, or where we’re from, we all deal w life’s challenge & we’re all in this together. @weareallalittlecrazy #SameHere! Here’s what I shared on their page one year ago. If I can ever help you with your mental challenges especially that go along with weight loss, do not hesitate to message me.
January of 2016 I was convinced I was a lost cause. I agreed to work with Ryan because he seemed so convinced he could help me and I was out of options. Day One - 276 pounds. After 1 week I weighed 272. I had lost 4 pounds. But honestly, I was not impressed because… Continue reading Anxiety — Same Here
UGH!!!! One of the most unexpected (to me) parts of my fitness journey has been the “mental” aspect. Once I learned how to get the physical weight off, that became easy for me. But the mental transformation was scary and confusing, and then exciting at times too. It involved adjusting doses of medicines I take,… Continue reading Ugh!
Wellness Wednesday Post: I used to live every day completely overwhelmed with the standard I tried to hold myself to. I even had a short time where I thought I should not be alive. I felt very hopeless. AND/BUT I am a Christian. How could I have those thoughts? Don’t get too close to the… Continue reading Wellness Wednesday
Never in a million years did I think “losing weight” would lead to a total “wellness” journey but it has. I’ve been told you like it when I’m “real.” So here it is. •4am—I find out that yet another friend has taken their life. Nobody knew he was struggling. I mean they knew circumstances in… Continue reading We Must Do More