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Committed Cutie
Desert Southwest
Rose is the Founder and President of Committed Cutie International.
Interests: Public Speaking, Travel, Good Health, Cats, Reading, Movies, TV, Writing, Blogs, Shopping
Recent Activity
In June I posted on this blog on the things I was looking forward to doing as I lost weight or met my goal. Below is that list with updates from November and the original ones from June below it. My latest ones are also included at the top. What... Continue reading
Posted Feb 9, 2015 at Committed Cutie
There is nothing like losing a significant amount of weight to change your perspective. The world and your body changes faster than you ever thought possible. The realization that I now care more about body shaming since I lost weight then when I was at my heaviest is totally surprising... Continue reading
Posted Jan 28, 2015 at Committed Cutie
I have not been posting as much as I wanted to in the last couple of months. The only reason I have is that I have been working on some other projects. I am working on a website for a group I run on Facebook that is closely tied to... Continue reading
Posted Jan 22, 2015 at Committed Cutie
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Today I officially reached the 70 pounds loss mark. This was a huge milestone for me. I have not been able to lose that much weight before and then have the desire to continue on in my weight loss journey. I am excited about losing more but there is still... Continue reading
Posted Jan 10, 2015 at Committed Cutie
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Divorce. Usually we think about this in the terms of marriage. I have been married and divorced. My divorce was tough. I thought I had found my soul mate at 19 and we were married almost 10 years when he decided to end our marriage for another relationship. I was... Continue reading
Posted Dec 15, 2014 at Committed Cutie
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This morning I threw out my size 18/20 underwear. I am now in 14/16. I usually buy the Lane Bryant brand. There is only one more size for me to buy at Lane Bryant and that is 12. I have been thinking about how there will come a time that... Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2014 at Committed Cutie
This past weekend I attended a Christmas party. I had bought a dress for the event. It was something I had not wanted to wear a dress in a very long time. I took a chance wearing the dress. I was not sure I could pull it off. I doubted... Continue reading
Posted Dec 8, 2014 at Committed Cutie
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I used to watch the world go by me. My friends will tell you that I am an energetic, enthusiastic, funny, and happy person. I came across as confident and self assured. And it was partly true. I took chances but never physical ones. I let the world go by... Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2014 at Committed Cutie
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I wrote a while back about what size means to me and some of the women I know that are also going through this journey. We talked about our size not the size of clothing. This topic has been on my mind as I searched for clothes this past weekend.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2014 at Committed Cutie
For the first time in this weight loss journey I felt a bit of defeat this weekend. I should probably not feel this way since I have lost over 60 pounds so far on this journey. I should feel good about things all the time. But sometimes I don't feel... Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2014 at Committed Cutie
In June I posted on this blog on the things I was looking forward to doing as I lost weight or met my goal. Below is that list with updates and some new additions. UPDATE Sitting in a booth in a restaurant and not worry about sitting in it. I... Continue reading
Posted Nov 26, 2014 at Committed Cutie
Thanksgiving. The Eating Holiday. I really like this holiday because it means that we get to spend time with friends and family most years and it is an opportunity to eat till we want to puke. Well not this year folks. At my Weight Watchers meeting a couple of weeks... Continue reading
Posted Nov 26, 2014 at Committed Cutie
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I wanted to make sure that I captured all the stages of this journey. I have been focusing on the shots of my face and have not done a full body comparison in a while. I decided to take some photos today and get the camparison created and then to... Continue reading
Posted Nov 24, 2014 at Committed Cutie
I wouldn’t say anything is impossible. I think that everything is possible as long as you put your mind to it and put the work and time into it. - Michael Phelps Sitting in the midst of my self loathing, shame, and low self esteem 6 months ago I would... Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2014 at Committed Cutie
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Before I had a little oops cutting the vegetables that I would eat in my salad for lunch this coming week, I noticed how much care I had taken in preparing them. Before this journey, I rarely thought about taking the time to care for the food that I eat.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 20, 2014 at Committed Cutie
This week my weigh in was a lot better then I expected. I had been sick 4 days last week so I was not sure how the weigh in would be affected by this. I stayed on track and kept to my program tracking all my food every day. I... Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2014 at Committed Cutie
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For a few months now I have been trying to pin point the moment that everything changed. The moment that broke me and I decided that I needed to change my life. My fiance' Tim says that our trip to Arkansas over Memorial Day weekend was the turning point. Something... Continue reading
Posted Nov 16, 2014 at Committed Cutie
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This past weekend I flew to Houston, Texas to watch my fiance give a presentation at a Toastmasters conference. I was excited to fly. I knew that I would not need the seat belt extender because I did not need one back in September. I was thrilled about that. I... Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2014 at Committed Cutie
I was asked the other day if I hated the way I looked or who I was before I lost some of my weight. The answer is no. I am not ashamed of who I was or what I have done in the past. I was once described as engagingly... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2014 at Committed Cutie