Published: 26th August 2023

99KG but a Pound Ain't One: My Journey to Health and Wellness!

Hey there, fabulous readers! Grab your confetti cannons and prepare to throw some virtual high-fives, because it's time...


Hey there, fabulous readers! Grab your confetti cannons and prepare to throw some virtual high-fives, because it's time to celebrate with a big ol' slice of humour and a side of weight loss victory! 🎂🏋️‍♂️

Let me just start by saying, if my weight loss journey had a theme song, it would totally be "Eye of the Tiger." But you know what? We're here to talk about a different kind of anthem - a remix of Jay Z's legendary "99 Problems." So, cue the beat, because it's "99KG but a Weight Loss Ain't One!"

Now, folks, I've been on this rollercoaster of a weight loss journey, and let me tell you, it's been quite the ride. I've tackled salads like a champ and side-eyed that cookie jar like it's a gossiping squirrel in the neighbourhood tree. But hey, hard work pays off, and this week has been one for the record books!

I've been cracking down on those calories like they're the final boss in a video game. With a calorie intake of around 1200 a day, I've proven that math isn't just for school nerds – it's for weight loss warriors too! 💪 And let's talk about those cravings, shall we? Who needs a beer when you've got a sparkling glass of determination? Not this guy! Three weeks of alcohol abstinence and I'm feeling as fresh as a cucumber... or a celery stick – you pick!

Drumroll, please... 🥁 This morning's weigh-in showed me the magic number: 99.5kg! Yes, you read that right! From a starting point of 111.1kg back in July, I've gracefully bid adieu to a whopping 11.6kg. I mean, that's like sending a whole Thanksgiving turkey on a vacation, am I right?

It hasn't all been smooth sailing, though. There were days when I stared at a slice of pizza like it was my arch-nemesis. But guess what? I channeled my inner superhero and prevailed! I've learned that self-discipline is my cape, and saying no to those extra fries is my superpower.

And can we talk about the mini celebrations along the way? Like that time I resisted the urge to dance with a chocolate cake at a birthday party – oh, the sweet victory! Or the day I discovered that running up the stairs didn't leave me gasping for air like a goldfish out of water. Progress, my friends, progress!

So here's to the journey, the struggles, and the triumphs – because let's face it, losing weight is like a puzzle, and each pound dropped is a piece that makes the picture complete.

As I stand here at 99.5kg, I can't help but feel like a rockstar. The road ahead might have a few potholes, but with my playlist of determination and a fridge stocked with veggies, I'm ready to take on whatever challenges come my way.

So, dear readers, whether you're on a weight loss journey, conquering a new skill, or just rocking life in general, remember this: "99KG but a Weight Loss Ain't One!" Keep slaying those goals, and don't forget to dance in your living room like nobody's watching – because victory tastes as sweet as a low-calorie smoothie!

Stay fabulous and keep shining,