Hi Amy, welcome!
Today is a new day on your journey to get fit & healthy! CONGRATULATIONS! You're already taking actions to change your life for the better.
These forums are invaluable and so encouraging, as well as the helpful tools at FitDay. Baby steps is the way to go. Each day is a new opportunity.
Don't be shy to share your story, because you're still writing it and when you reach your ultimate goal, just think what a best-seller it's gonna be!