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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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Recipe of the Week by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Chef Devin Alexander's Baked Turkey Wontons Ingredients Olive oil spray ¼ cup drained sliced water chestnuts 2 medium carrots, peeled, trimmed and each c ... Read on »
The Biggest Loser Diary by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Tonite’s episode featured an elimination without a vote, watch the elimination clip below to see what happened. And, catch up with John in the “Where Are They Now” clip to s ... Read on »
Mental Monday by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Dr. Oz Reveals the Sneaky Sugar in Your Food So it's no big revelation that you need to steer clear of sugary foods -- cakes, cookies, pastry, regular soda -- when you ... Read on »
Recipe of the Week by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss As the dreary, gray and bitter cold Wisconsin weather seeps into my bones, I was thrilled to re-discover Chef Curtis Stone's recipe for Turkey and Vegetable Chili th ... Read on »
The Biggest Loser Diary by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Thank heavens for Laura at NBC! I don't know what I'd do without the exclusive Biggest Loser clips she sends me every week! Today's clips include Bob-alicious on The Jay ... Read on »
Mental Monday by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Okay ... we're 25 days into 2010. How's them resolutions coming? I think by now, sadly, most resolutions have been broken and tossed out the window. If your motivation is la ... Read on »
Former Fat Girl of the Week by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Former Fat Girl of the Week is a place for us to come to celebrate and learn from the success and achievements of one another. Former Fat Girls of the Week are regular women ... Read on »
Recipe of the Week by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Biggest Loser Simple Swaps: Veggie Lasagna Swap out pasta and add more veggies in this new twist on an Italian favorite from The Biggest Loser Simple Swaps.You'll never ... Read on »
The Biggest Loser Diary by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss I have to admit I haven't watched a full episode of The Biggest Loser yet - my daughter has tumbling classes on Tuesday nights, so we aren't home to catch it. Thank goodnes ... Read on »
The Biggest Loser Diary by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Here's an exclusive sneak peak of tonite's episode! Don't watch it if you don't want to be spoiled! Turning Point (Preview for Tonite!) A team challenge leads to a dist ... Read on »
Mental Monday by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Make Family Mealtime More Pleasant - Instill Healthy Habits in Your Kids As a parent, your days are probably pretty stressful. You get the older kids off to school, run ... Read on »
Former Fat Girl of the Week by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Former Fat Girl of the Week is a place for us to come to celebrate and learn from the success and achievements of one another. Former Fat Girls of the Week are regular women ... Read on »
Recipe of the Week by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss xo, "Always concentrate on how far you have come, rather than how far you have left to go. The difference in how easy it seems will amaze you." Heidi Joh ... Read on »
The Biggest Loser Diary by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Enjoy the following exclusive clips courtesy of NBC! :) Week Two – 2:00 Replay The teams see if they can beat the second-week curse. Catch up now! Week 2 E ... Read on »
Mental Monday by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Get the Most out of What You Eat Feeling satisfied may be your ticket to successful weight management. What is satiety? It’s that lasting feeling of fullness at a ... Read on »
Former Fat Girl of the Week by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Former Fat Girl of the Week is a place for us to come to celebrate and learn from the success and achievements of one another. Former Fat Girls of the Week are regular women ... Read on »
Believe by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Today's post is dedicated to my children, Nick and Meghan. They are my reason for everything, and I am so proud to be their momma. They are incredibly supportive of me and ... Read on »
Recipe of the Week by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Tosca Reno's Spring-Cleaning Smoothie Feeling sluggish? A little spring cleaning is in order! I've created this yummy smoothie to scrub you from the inside out. Don't l ... Read on »
The Biggest Loser Diary by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Enjoy the following exclusive clips from tonite Biggest Loser Season 9 premiere, courtesy of NBC, including a two-minute replay from last night’s premiere, the “Where Are Th ... Read on »
Mental Monday by Michelle Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss 4 Keys To A Smart Nutrition Plan - D.I.E.T. Think of the word "diet," and what’s the first thing that comes to mind? Visions of joyless eating, piles of pale lettuce, ... Read on »