I am officially signing up for a gym membership tomorrow.
I had initially said that I wanted to get a job first but then I realized that if I have all this extra time right now, I might as well make use of it right? Plus , at Snap Fitness, with insurance it only costs $15/month. Also, you can put a "hold" on your membership for 3 months per year. So, if--knock on wood--I'm still unemployed in a couple months and find that I can't afford it, I can stop my membership for up to 3 months.
So, in the spirit of getting healthy and holding myself accountable, I'm going to post an update every Monday with how the week went and how much weight I've lost. *Note* I will NOT be saying what my current weight is (I still have that embarrassment issue going on) but I will post how much I've lost.
So...if you haven't heard from me by Tuesday mornings, harass me and make sure I own up to the week! I think the knowledge that I have to post how much I've lost will encourage me to keep it up (especially because I don't want to GAIN!)
One last thing...my friends and I are having a "college reunion" weekend at the beginning of April...is it too ambitious to hope to have lost 15 pounds by then?! Here's to