036 – The Half Size Me Show: Success Story with Michelle from Diary of an Aspiring Loser

Half Size Me - Ep. 36 - Michelle's Before and after photosIn this episode of The Half Size Me Show, Heather interviews Michelle, who started a blog to chronicle her weight loss journey in 2007 called Diary of An Aspiring Loser.

Michelle struggled with her weight her entire life, and was 233.8 pounds when she began losing weight.

Then, after losing 75 pounds and having only 13.8 pounds left to reach her goal in 2008, she became pregnant with her first child. 17 months late came baby number two.

But despite setbacks, Michelle perseveres. She’s blogging about her fitness comeback  and is a testament to the power of believing in yourself and never, never giving up.

You can find out more about Michelle at Diary of a Aspiring Loser.

In this episode, you’ll hear Michelle and Heather talk about

— how to wait out a weight loss “slump”

— how to deal with the mental struggle of thinking “I deserve” this treat, dessert, etc.

— how losing weight has become all about maintenance

— and much more!

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About The Half Size Me Show

Heather lost 170 pounds (108 of it since starting Weight Watchers 18-months ago) and she did it all while having 3 children (all of them c-sections), developing two hernias, and battling a life-long addiction to food. Since achieving her goal weight, Heather has made it her mission to help other women, especially moms, realize they’re worth it too.

So, join Heather every week for The Half Size Me Podcast where she shares information, inspiration, and interviews with women who’ve learned weight loss isn’t just about losing pounds, it’s about finding yourself.

Theme music, “Walk Alone” by Jim Armstrong courtesy of MusicAlley.com.

Disclaimer: Heather is not a doctor, nurse, or certified health professional and what works for her or her guests may, or may not, work for you. So, please be sure to talk with your doctor, dietician, or other certified health professional when seeking advice about your own weight loss or weight maintenance plan. All information included in The Half Size Me Podcast and on HalfSizeMe.com is for informational and inspirational purposes only.

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After losing 170 pounds by changing her mindset, developing healthier eating habits, and making exercise part of her lifestyle, Heather decided she wanted to help others who struggled along their weight loss journey. Along with her hubby, Joel, they founded HalfSizeMe.com and the extremely popular Half Size Me Show podcast.