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Michelle

Hi, I'm Michelle, a former fat girl. I'm also a food addict. I've lost 90 lbs since September 2008 following a clean eating diet. I have added exercise and training for a triathlon (July 12, 2009) and half-marathon (August 2, 2009) to shed the final 40 lbs and to get rid of some jiggly parts :)... Full Bio
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The Biggest Loser Diary by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Two special guests will be stopping by to lend a hand in next week’s makeover episode. Find out who they are with the preview and sneak peek clips we have below! We also hav ... Read on »
The Biggest Loser Diary by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss The contestants’ great trip to Dallas unfortunately ended with O’Neal heading home last night. You can see his elimination and check in with him after the ranch in the “Wher ... Read on »
The Biggest Loser Diary by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss See the highlights from last night’s episode, featuring Danny Cahill and Suze Orman, in the Two-Minute Replay! Who went home last night? You can find out with the eliminatio ... Read on »
The Biggest Loser Diary by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Take a look at the videos we have below to add to your episode recaps: we have the two-minute replay, the video of last night’s elimination and the Where Are They Now, which ... Read on »
Rebranding myself ... by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss This has been on my mind for quite awhile ... rebranding myself. A year ago, I truly embraced the label "Former Fat Girl", but lately, I've been thinking of getting away fr ... Read on »
Mental Monday by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Feeling chubby? Don't sweat a few pounds Minor weight fluctuations are normal. How to keep them from adding up. “My weight disturbs the way I feel in my own skin,” s ... Read on »
The Biggest Loser Diary by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Sorry for the delayed recap this week! What did you think of the show? Have you picked your final four yet? Share your thoughts and speculations in the comments! Now o ... Read on »
My son, the triathlete by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Blogging yesterday about my son becoming a triathlete at 11 years old made me go back through our photos of that amazing day (which he was actually interviewed for in the lo ... Read on »
Laziness, nothing but pure laziness ... by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Well, dear friends, I have a confession to make. I have been nothing, if not lazy and apathetic, the past few months or so. My doctor said I have a little S.A.D ., and I thi ... Read on »
The Biggest Loser Diary by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Lots of clips for you today! Watch Sherry return home and show off her progress to her family and friends in the Week 9 “Where Are They Now” clip. One of last night’s bo ... Read on »
Mental Monday by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss I am a firm believer in making the most out of what I eat! Especially since wearing my bodybugg, I've come to realize just how hard it is to work off a guilty pleasure! Mo ... Read on »
Recipe of the Week by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss I found this recipe on WeightWatchers.com , and am totally hooked!! I've been having my Coconut Hot Cocoa every night before bed for the past week, and it totally hits the ... Read on »
Mental Monday by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss As I'm beginning to workout regularly (again), and start my half-marathon training, I realize I can come up with 100 different excuses NOT to exercise, when not to long ago, ... Read on »
Recipe of the Week by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss I found this recipe on the side of my Fiber One cereal box, and my son convinced me to give it a try. At 210 calories a pop, they aren't my first choice for a snack, but th ... Read on »
The Biggest Loser Diary by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss If I'm not mistaken, there's no Biggest Loser tonite due to the Olympics, so I'd like to encourage everyone to get out there and workout instead ... and as a special treat, ... Read on »
Mental Monday by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss I've been getting a few questions regarding my HIIT workouts on DailyMile , so I thought I'd post the following article that explains HIIT in more detail. Ever since I was ... Read on »
Recipe of the Week by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss As I'm sure you all know by now, I'm a HUGE fan of Chef Devin Alexander . Even prior to meeting Chef Devin and working out with her during a fan date in Chicago last summer ... Read on »
The Biggest Loser Diary by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss We have a ton of clips from tonite: catch up with the episode with the two-minute replay, watch who was eliminated in the highlight clip and catch up with Melissa in the “Wh ... Read on »
Mental Monday by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss I admit it. I've gained a few pounds this winter. I partially blame winter - the cold, dark, dreary days really don't work well with this girl that was born and raised on a ... Read on »
Instant gratification :) by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss I feel weird blogging about instant gratification, because it's instant gratification that landed me in a vat of hot fudge, with close to 300 lbs on my 5'4" frame. But ... Read on »