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A Christ follower, wife to Ryan, mom to 4 rambunctious boys, homeschooler, just trying to survive life with lots of littles.
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Fluffy to Fabulous: Day 48

Fluffy to Fabulous: Day 48

So, I’ve been losing the weight. Slowly, but surely. And it’s coming off because I’m counting the calories that are making their way into my mouth. Let’s call it caloric honesty. But sometimes I get into situations where it is very difficult to know how many calories are in what I’m eating. Like tonight for […]

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Fluffy to Fabulous: Day 47

Fluffy to Fabulous: Day 47

  Two words for ya tonight: Cookie. Exchange. Fa la la la la!!! ~Mama Train

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Fluffy to Fabulous: Day 45

Fluffy to Fabulous: Day 45

Exercise. I have never come to love you. But I do love food. And if it means I can eat more. I just might give you a chance…….. Real thoughts from a Real Fluffy. ~Mama Train **There will be no Fluffy to Fabulous post tomorrow as Mama Tutu and I will be observing a Day […]

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Fluffy to Fabulous: Day 44

Fluffy to Fabulous: Day 44

Today was what I like to call: Fluffy vs. Fabulous a.k.a. I spent the evening making Christmas goodies. Wow! I won’t lie; I had a little nibble here and a little nibble there, BUT I counted the calories for the most part. :) AND, I actually logged in TWO cardio sessions today!!! First, I danced […]

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Fluffy to Fabulous: Day 43

Fluffy to Fabulous: Day 43

It’s weigh-in time!!! And………. I’m not down this week. Last week I weighed 167.8. This week: 168.6. So, I’m up a bit. But you all know my motto: it’s just WATER!! I’m trying to not be discouraged. I know this is a marathon and not a sprint and things will fluctuate. And I will NOT […]

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Fluffy to Fabulous: Day 42

Fluffy to Fabulous: Day 42

6 weeks, Baby!!! I can’t believe I have stuck it out for 6 weeks. I could not have done it without the accountability this blog and the Fluffy to Fabulous Facebook group give me. I am losing weight and I feel so good! And I’m not hungry all the time. I have become a believer […]

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Fluffy to Fabulous: Day 41

**Thanks to my friend Patricia for submitting her guest post for Fluffy to Fabulous!!! ——– Hi! My name is Patricia and I am a friend of Amanda’s and a happy member of Fluffy to Fabulous. When Amanda offered to let someone write a guest post I jumped at the chance to give you all my […]

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Fluffy to Fabulous: Day 40

Fluffy to Fabulous: Day 40

Calling all Fluffies!!! Who would like to write a guest post for Fluffy to Fabulous?!? If you are a part of the Fluffy to Fabulous group and would like to share how your journey is going, please send me an e-mail. aparsons76@gmail.com Today was great! I enjoyed my evening at my MOPS Christmas Party. I […]

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Fluffy to Fabulous: Day 39

Fluffy to Fabulous: Day 39

Today, I want to share with you an awesome weight loss tip from Papa Train. After he finished his dinner this evening, Papa Train jumped up from the table and started to clean the kitchen. He normally does the supper dishes, but usually he sits around at the table for a little bit after finishing. […]

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Fluffy to Fabulous: Day 38 – Glorious

Fluffy to Fabulous: Day 38 – Glorious

I spend a lot of time blogging about my physical body….but tonight I’d like to remind you of a very important, awesome fact. But our citizenship is in heaven. And we eagerly await a Savior from there, the Lord Jesus Christ, who, by the power that enables him to bring everything under his control, will transform our lowly bodies so […]

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