and when I pull these new pics into photoshop and start lining them up, I discover a funny thing. They don't look terribly different from the ones that were taken in June...when I was at 52lbs lost. Right now, sitting back up at only 35ls lost - I can't help but be smacked across the face by this. Actually, I've kind of been bitchslapped up the face by it.
Sure, there are places that are a bit flobblier than they were in June. I haven't been a very good girl throughout The Great Marathon Adventure of 2011 - and it shows. But I'm not as far gone as I keep thinking I am. As I keep seeing myself as being.
And exactly two years ago:
Guess it's good for me to get this perspective happening this early in the year. I feel better already. Now to keep the momentum going!
and some more "pinspiration" for y'all:
And, yes...I realize I haven't done my recap of the Resolution Run 5k yet. It's coming. I've just been uber busy so far this year....