Trucking Along

{Man, posts like this just make me so nervous! Despite being proud of how far I’ve come, I’m not proud of where I started. For that reason, putting this out there is a very vulnerable thing to do. But vulnerable can be good. Play nice, folks…}

So, at the end of this post I stated that it was just going to keep getting better, which is a bold statement when you’ve struggled to maintain results in the past. But you know what? It has!

Here, take a look!

Before:

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Now:

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Since I ended my 24 Day Challenge I’ve lost another 6.5 pounds making my weight loss to date a little over 14 pounds! Guys, I’m wearing jeans in a size I’ve not worn since high school. That’s mind boggling to me. Truly. And, dare I say, I’m starting to see muscle definition in my abs. MY ABS! That’s not something I EVER thought would happen. Ever. Truly. Never ever. (I’ll stop now before I sound like a Taylor Swift song.)

I’ve accomplished all of this by staying on AdvoCare products and following the eating guidelines from the final phase of the Challenge. Well, I follow them most of the time. Sometimes nachos happen, but life deserves it’s indulgences! And the beauty of that is I know those indulgences won’t kick me off the bandwagon or totally effect my body because my metabolism is cranking thanks to the products and a clean diet most of the time.

But honestly, I could care less about the weight loss. What I’m more interested in is how my body composition is changing. We all know that muscle weighs more than fat and I plan on continuing to carve out those little abs I love so dearly! So I’m going to do a Bod Pod scan here next week to determine my lean muscle mass to fat mass ratio and get some advice on what I can do to keep converting the bad stuff to the good stuff.

All in all I feel really encouraged and hopeful, which is such an amazing feeling! I’m telling you, these products work and I’m so grateful to have them and this company in my life!

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  1. Great job!! Keep it up! My wife lost 65lbs on the products and with hard work both in the kitchen and gym!! Awesome stuff

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  2. Ma

     /  March 15, 2014

    You go girl!

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  3. You are working hard and it shows. Keep up the good work! You look great! :)

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