#bcpoli – A message for our Health Minister

Dear Mr. Terry Lake, My name is Robynne Devine, I am 44 years old living in Victoria, BC. By January 2014 I weighted 378lbs, I was depressed and lived in a very dark place mentally. I can’t say for sure what clicked for me other than knowing I was watching my kids grow up andContinue reading “#bcpoli – A message for our Health Minister”

#WeightWatchers – Making it Official!

Making it Official! After I blogged on Tuesday that I had hit my goal weight by weighing in at home I was contacted my some of my friends in the Weight Watchers community encouraging me to still attend a Weight Watchers weigh in so it is official to them which is necessary to get lifetime membership. IContinue reading “#WeightWatchers – Making it Official!”

Down 204lbs in 23 Months!

Today I officially hit my goal weight! How does it feel?  I feel FREAKING AWESOME! In many ways it feels like yesterday since I started Weight Watchers online, but in other ways, it seems like that last 5lbs took forever! What do I do now?  I need to figure out what the world of maintenance looks like.Continue reading “Down 204lbs in 23 Months!”

Road to Goal Weight – Roller Coaster anyone?

I am getting the sense that reaching my goal weight and then heading into maintenance is going to be a roller coaster of emotions. Right now I am feeling good but I am getting the sense that this will fluctuated along with my weight. I have been able to sort out how I was feelingContinue reading “Road to Goal Weight – Roller Coaster anyone?”

Reaching Goals, One Step at a Time! #Running #WeightWatchers

Well after 4 months of training I finally ran my first half marathon. It was as physically difficult as I thought it was going to be but maybe even a little harder mentally than I thought it was going to be. I was happy with my prep leading up the race, I ate what IContinue reading “Reaching Goals, One Step at a Time! #Running #WeightWatchers”

Hello Onderland!

Today I said goodbye to the 200’s.  I still remember the weigh in last summer that I said goodbye to the 300’s and hello to the 200’s. I wish I had started blogging at that point, it would be nice to have that now to look back on and reflect on how far I haveContinue reading “Hello Onderland!”

TC10K – Feeling Ready!

I am getting so excited for the TC10K! Although this isn’t my first race, it’s the first time I feel like a real runner going into this run. Even the Bazan Bay run, I was only running 4 minutes walking 1 minute. I was so happy with my run that day but by the time IContinue reading “TC10K – Feeling Ready!”