The Situation

I weigh 280.4 pounds. I know…eek!!! The eek isn’t an eek as though I’m scared or the number frightened me. It didn’t sneak up on me in the middle of the night and jump out of the shadows. It’s been there my whole life. I’ve always been overweight. For the first time though, I’m starting to really look at the number and understand the gravity of it. Not just the fact that it’s a number on the scale, but just how much weight that is to physically carry around each day as well as how much mental weight that creates as well in terms of self-judgement, self-esteem, etc.

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Where to Start?

I’ve committed to being on this journey of personal transformation and using this blog to document my journey. So naturally I’ve found myself wondering where should I start? I began thinking about the different aspects of my life – my health, my finances, my career, my social life, etc – and realized all of them are in serious need of transformation. Some just need a little transformation while others need a MAJOR overhaul. So when asking the question of where to start, it becomes a bit daunting.

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