I have always been chubby for as long as I could remember, that was just my body type and didn't think it would ever change. I weighed 165lbs and was only 5'2. I was completely unhappy with my body thoughout middle school and high school and always wanted to be skinny and fit. I always wore sweaters to hide my body and would wish everyday that my body would just be "skinny."
I finally decided to start working out my freshman year of high school. That didn't last all but two weeks. I tried numerous diets, from slim fast to the grape fruit diet and nothing seemed to help, I always went back to my old ways of eating, and continued to be un-happy.
The summer before my junior year was when I finally decided to stop complaing and do something about my weight! I changed my eating habits (not drastically), but cut out chips and candy and started working out. My parents had purchased a gym pass for me but I never used it and finally decided to put it to good use. This is where my
The summer before senior year, I slowly started to gain weight back because I was eating more, my body was so starved for food that no matter how much I worked out, it was holding onto whatever food it could. By the time of graduation (when I met fiance) I had gained 40-50lbs and completely unhappy..again!
my diet could not be healthier (with an occasional sweet treat!) I love working out and training for my next event! for the first time in my life I'm happy and except me!