My Fight to Be Fit: Linda Michaels
Linda is a CBN.com producer and lives in Virginia Beach.
August 23, 2006
When I started this
blog, I made a commitment to writing it for approximately three
months. That time is coming to a close, so this will be my final
blog entry. More...
August 21, 2006
I have had some
interesting experiences since giving the whole weight loss thing
over to the Lord. More...
August 16, 2006
I think the Lord
was looking on patiently as I read books, planned my diet and
consulted experts -- waiting for me to exhaust myself and ask
for His help. More...
August 14, 2006
After a week of
celebrating my birthday, a weight gain of 3 pounds and a birthday
picture that had me thinking that I actually look pretty good
for my age, I was ready to shut down this blog and give up on
the whole weight loss thing. Then I heard God’s voice. More...
August 9,, 2006
On Monday, I mentioned that I was looking forward to watching
Pastor David Ireland on The 700 Club today. I wasn't
August 7, 2006
If there's one principle
of weight loss or healthy eating I hear more than any other, it
has to be, "Eat fruits and vegetables." More...
August 3, 2006
I thought I'd share an e-mail with you that I recently received
from one of our CBN.com readers. She writes:
Back in March, 06, I asked Christ to help me lose weight.
I promised Him I'd go where ever he wanted me to go and do what
ever he called me to do if He'd just help me lose this weight.
At 252 pounds, I thought the task was impossible. More...
July 31, 2006
All you have to do is stand in the grocery checkout line to
realize that there is an endless amount of advice about dieting.
Low-carb, no-carb, low-fat, the right fats, the right carbs
-- on and on it goes.
But there is one simple fact about dieting that they rarely
July 26, 2006
Yesterday, I learned about a study revealing that Americans
are lonelier than they have ever been before. More...
July 24, 2006
Last night, I was talking with a dear friend about why I love
food. She struggles with the same thing and when I mentioned
that I thought one of the roots of the problem was that I was
a "latch-key" kid, she replied, "me too!"
July 19, 2006
It has been eight weeks since I began my weight loss program
and I’ve lost a total of eight pounds. That’s not
exactly the kind of statistic you’ll find in advertisements
for the latest weight loss program or product. But at the end
of those ads, you also find the words, “results not typical.”
So what is typical? More....
July 17, 2006
Do you find it easier to lose weight at certain times of the
July 12, 2006
The thought that exercise can hurt weight loss may seem ridiculous.
I thought so too, until I read the following excerpt from an
article on CBN.com More...
July 10, 2006
I never cease to be amazed at the emotions that drive me to
the refrigerator. More...
July 5, 2006
Patience and perseverance have never been my personal strengths.
But I think I’m beginning to catch on to the importance
of those qualities when attempting to lose weight. More...
July 3, 2006
Well, thanks to a few new weapons in my arsenal, I can now
report a total weight loss of 10 pounds. More...
June 28, 2006
As I began this week, I started logging everything I eat in
a convenient online program. More...
June 26, 2006
I wish I could learn that I can blow one meal without blowing
the whole day. More...
June 21, 2006
The answer to that question may be important to your weight
loss efforts. Find out why. More...
June 19, 2006
A drop of two pounds on the scales is only one of the reasons
I'm shouting "Hallelujah" this week! More...
June 14,, 2006
I have found that when I'm in doubt about what to do with my
weight loss program, it's best to consult with an expert. More...
June 12, 2006
What do you do when you've done everything you are suppossed
to do and still the scales don't move? More....
June 7, 2006
The Bible says that “without faith it is impossible to
please God.” Well, I say, without faith it is also impossible
to lose weight – at least for me! Here’s an example
that explains why I would say that. More...
June 5,, 2006
Last Friday we were treated to donuts in the office. Now I
have never turned down an opportunity for a free glazed donut
in my life -- as my waistline can attest. That is until now.
May 31, 2006
I finally found a way to stay motivated to lose weight! Now
I haven't cheated in over a week. Discover my secret weapon.