To What Shall We Compare?


Part of the business plan will be to compare pictures of me now with pictures of me losing weight.  Tomorrow will be the first weigh in since I decided to put this plan into action. Here are a few pics of me in all

Motivation: Shawn Tyler Weeks


I have known Shawn since he was a Senior in High School.  He is a really talented guy and we had some great adventures writing code and designing websites for folks.  One thing Shawn and I had in common was that we were both

So What is the Plan to Lose Weight?


So you probably want to know how I plan to ACTUALLY lose the weight.

I think losing the weight is the easy part.  It is the mental preparation and motivation that holds most people up.  Losing weight is as simple as watching what you

Motivation: Buying Clothes Off The Rack


I usually buy my clothes on the Internet because I have to.  I wear XXXL shirts now.  That has only happened in the past few years by the way.  Some places around here carry XXXL shirts, a nod to the expansion happening in America.

Why now? Why here?

I think this is going to be tough for me. I don’t like talking about my weight. I don’t like to acknowledge that I’m overweight. I don’t like hearing the words “obese” or “heavy” or “fat.” I especially don’t like other people talking about

Motivation: Booths vs. Tables


Whenever we go out to eat at a restaurant where you are seated, I like to be the one who talks to the hostess.  I want to make sure that we are seated at a table.  ESPECIALLY at restaurants where there are fixed tables

Taking This Venture Public


I am taking this business public.  You are getting in on the ground floor of my new venture.  Consider yourself lucky.  You will reap the benefits of this initial public offering.

I have started several businesses and all of them have found success in

Weigh-In: My First – 5-4-2011


So this is the first weigh-in of the rest of my life.  This is the benchmark with which all future weigh-ins will be measured.  Here it is:

05/04/2011      334.6 lbs.

That makes me sick to my stomach.  I guess I have a lot of

Welcome to My Journey…


Hello reader. You have stumbled on [or been invited to] this website chronicling the journey of my endeavor to lose weight.

I am a seriously overweight guy.  I have been a “big” guy all of my life.  But I am sick of it.  I

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