Tuesday, April 1, 2008

Biggest Loser Competition

I weighed in last night from week 1 and was disappointed. I hadn't lost a single ounce! I weighed exactly what I weighed a week ago!!! I wasn't just disappointed in the scale, but also myself. I hadn't taken the eating part of this very seriously and really hadn't watched what I was eating.

So this week I am determined to see a change on the scale!

This week's challenges:
  • 9 glasses of water (or Crystal Lite) a day
  • How many crunches can you do in 60 seconds? (I did this challenge last night and got 61! I am the title holder so far...we'll see if anyone beat me tonight)
  • How many miles can you do in 25 minutes on each machine (treadmill, elliptical and bike)?
I DETEST the elliptical machine. We are not friends. I looked at that last challenge and about croaked. 25 minutes on THAT MACHINE!?! So last night I decided to just get it out of the way. The miles to beat at the moment was 1.8. When I was done I had gone 1.5. I was a little bummed that I hadn't beat 1.8 but I was also really proud of myself because I really pushed myself hard!

We'll see how this week goes...

Check out this great post on Megan Kaeb's site - The Battle of M&M - I think we can all relate!

4 comments:

  1. I detest the elliptical too!!! I just try to think about how good it is going to make my legs look while I am on it! I really have to challenge myself to stay on it. The treadmill seems so much easier!!! Good luck on your weight loss. Are you guys headed to Mt. Carmel soon?

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  2. Go, Anne! You can do it!!!
    I read that post, too, and I was reminded of the bag of potato chips that always calls my name whenever it is in my cabinet!

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  3. You were just about killing me when you were on the elliptical. I was tired being beside you working out and I didn't do as long as you did. I'm glad I got to spend a couple of days with you guys. I really missed you. Thanks for everything and I will hopefully see you soon. Since I am a little closer now. Yay!!

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