updated 01/22/2013 AT 7:00 AM ET
•originally published 01/22/2013 AT 8:30 AM ET
Alison Sweeney hosts NBC’s The Biggest Loser and is the award-winning star of Days of Our Lives, in addition to being an author, director, producer, wife and mom. Like she has for the past two seasons, Alison will blog each week about the latest episode of The Biggest Loser. Follow her on Twitter @Ali_Sweeney.
Can you imagine if Bob Harper surprised you at dinner or if Dolvett Quince walked into your classroom? How would you react?
Seeing how Biingo and his family have struggled financially breaks my heart but, like Bob, I was impressed by how they’ve managed and that they’ve been able to make healthier choices without spending more money. One thing that was reinforced this week was that the entire family needs to work together to combat childhood obesity. All the pressure can’t be placed on the kids.