Lunch with Jared at Subway

[fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”] Mrs. Bookieboo and I had the opportunity to have lunch with Jared Fogle “The Subway Guy” this past week. We dined at (are you ready for it . . .) Subway,…

Top 10 Things I’ve Accomplished *pats on back*

I’ve lost over 100 lbs….yadda yadda yadda…but over the course of doing that, I learned how important it is to pat yourself on the back for things that you have done right. And because it’s the end of the year, I’ve decided to do just that to remind myself of how far I have come…

Improving Health Industry for EVERYONE

I’m on a mission. #creatingabetterfit My mission is to make the health/fitness industry friendly for EVERYONE. That means the average person. And yes, the average woman is about a size 14. We keep talking about the obesity epidemic in the United States and how it’s prevalent and out of control, but no one is discussing…

Brita Celebration During the Biggest Loser

Unless you are living in a cave somewhere in the Arizona desert, you’ve most likely heard of Brita Water Filtration Systems and The Biggest Loser. Brita is an official sponsor of the Biggest Loser and their water products are used there all the time. When I started my weight loss journey (taking me from a…

Vote for Top 50 Most Inspirational Healthy Tweeps

Last year I (@Bookieboo) decided to start this list because the “healthy living” niche in social media didn’t have one. I included celebrity trainers and other people in social media that made a difference everyday. (This list was passed around by PR several times and several paid opportunities were had. YEAH ME, I helped get…

Nominate Top 50 Most Inspirational Healthy Tweeps

Last year, Mamavation created the most bitchin list EVAH in the fitness realm–The Top 50 Most Inspirational Healthy Tweeps. And we are doing it again this year for 2011. AND YOU CAN HELP!!! The purpose of this list is to recognize people in the social media space that truly inspire others to live a healthier…

I Have Swimsuit Confidence with Lands End

I have swimsuit confidence! See that girl down below?  That’s me years ago. That was the last time I took a picture in a bathing suit. No joke. If you are coming to this site for the first time, I’m Leah Segedie also known as @bookieboo. I used to be a bigger girl at a…

Winter Solstice Getaway Giveaway

Update: Grand prize winner 517 Andrea Kruse (@notimeMom) says: January 8, 2011 at 9:00 am • Edit tweet http://twitter.com/#!/notimeMom/status/23665272393043968 andrea.kruse at gmail dot com Additional winners are: 844 Crystal W says: January 18, 2011 at 12:21 am • Edit tweet tweet http://twitter.com/happyenchilada2/status/27158540229545984 718 Eileen says: January 15, 2011 at 5:38 am • Edit tweet! http://twitter.com/2sic2mooov/status/26151016307097600…