Category: inspiring people

Gwyn on Sports Doctor Radio Show: Weight Loss Story and Blog

Sports Doctor Radio Show Tonight I will be on the Sports Doctor Radio Show 90.9 fm WDCB and show runs from 6:30 until 8:30pm.  My segment will be 10-15 mins.  Dr Weil wants me to share my weight loss story, my blog, and how I want to help others.  I’m excited about this opportunity and... Read more »

Inspiring Weight Loss: Mike 230 pounds lost on Weight Watchers

Inspiring Weight Loss: Mike 230 pounds lost on Weight Watchers
Inspiring Weight Loss I would like to introduce you to my fellow Weight Watchers friend, Mike “Manoli”.  He has an inspiring weight loss story that I asked him if I could share.  My leader, Robin, would say she had a member at another meeting that weighs and measures everything.  She would point out that this... Read more »

Blessing in Disguise: Meeting Running Enthusiast

Blessing in Disguise: Meeting Running Enthusiast
Blessing in Disguise You never know who will be a blessing in disguise until you take the time to talk with different people.  In January, Shavon (fellow blogger: 4-Star Explorer) and I ventured out for a fun night of Zumba and Karaoke.  I was hungry and asked to see the menu.  The menu featured sushi and I turned... Read more »
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Weight Watchers' One Amazing Day Celebration 1/12/13

Weight Watchers' One Amazing Day Celebration 1/12/13
Weight Watchers’ One Amazing Day Weight Watchers’ (WW) celebrated their 50th anniversary on Saturday, January 12,2013 at different select sites.  They named th event “One Amazing Day”.  My local WW meeting asked me to be on the weight loss success panel for the event.  I was honored that they wanted me to tell my story... Read more »

No Stopping Me Weight Loss and Fitness Goals: Inspiring Chicagoan Jason

No Stopping Me Weight Loss and Fitness Goals: Inspiring Chicagoan Jason
I see Jason accomplishing weight loss and fitness goals that he is excited about and soaring to the top.  Jason has lost 119 lbs so far and he is reaping the health rewards that comes along with it.  There is no stopping this Chicagoan! It iswith great pleasure to introduce you to my childhood friend, Jason. ... Read more »

Became a Gym Regular! Inspiring Chicagoan, Stacie

Became a Gym Regular! Inspiring Chicagoan, Stacie
Last year 2011, while I was working out at Zip Fitness, this girl approached me and said her friend told her that I worked out here too. In my mind I was trying to place which person she was referring to and how would I know her. After I realized that it was a mutual... Read more »
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Weight Loss Tips from ABC's The Revolution

Weight Loss Tips from ABC's The Revolution
I wished this show would have done well because it really helped me for the 6 months it was on the air in 2011.  ABCs The Revolution June 27 episode was the best show cause I got to sit in the taping of it in New York, the hero named Sarah Kiernan lost 83 lbs... Read more »

Above All Odds: Inspiring Chicagoan Karen

Above All Odds: Inspiring Chicagoan Karen
As I have lost  weight and shared my story, I have pondered who has inspired me on my own journey.  I hope to feature different people in my life that have been inspiring to me and are Chicagoans. Picture of Karen and I in 2009 Picture of Karen and I in 2/2011 I remember looking... Read more »