More on that progress thing…

I love TimeHop! It’s so fun to see what I was up to on this day however many years ago. It’s a fun way to watch my kids grow. Well, today there was a screenshot from my watch on my TimeHop:

Apple Watch screenshot showing 469 active calories, 11,424 steps and 4.77 miles

For a second or two, I couldn’t figure out why I would have taken this screenshot. What was significant about it? But then the entire day came flooding back to me. See, my family was in D.C. on this day. We’d spent the entire day walking to different monunments, museums, and landmarks. And I.was.tired. I took a screenshot because this was the most active calories I had ever burned in a day. To be fair, this was a bit early in the day and I actually went much further, but the point was, it was very significant to me when I saw it. So much so that I felt the need to screenshot it. So for comparrison, it is probably about the same point in the day right now and my family is NOT in Washington, D.C.. In fact, we’re doing nothing particularly special today. But, I’ve corrected the screenshot to match right now:

Apple Watch screenshot showing 1,106 active calories, 12,617 steps and 5.78 miles

Basically, 4 hears ago, 400+ calories was a very good day. And now? 1,150 calories is a minimum. I don’t want to leave the gym until I’ve burned 1000+ calories.

This is me on that very day, four years ago, and then me now, about 4 minutes ago:

before photo showing me very obviously heavy set and an after of me with a lot less extra weight

It’s really nice to see some non-scale victories!

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