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Old 09-18-2010, 11:31 PM
 
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17 pounds of ugly unwanted fat is now gone from my nearly forty year old body! I am so proud. People are starting to really notice. I only have maybe ninety more to go.
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Old 09-19-2010, 09:26 AM
 
Location: Charlotte, NC
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Way to go Floridamom! I just started WW and I hope to be right there with you soon! Good luck!
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Old 09-19-2010, 04:12 PM
 
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Thanks, I just bought a digital scale to use at home and it is nineteen pounds now!
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Old 09-19-2010, 04:40 PM
 
Location: A Thousand Miles From Nowhere
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Well, you should be proud. What you are doing certainly ain't easy!!

I have been on a diet for two weeks. So far I have lost fourteen days.

Remember--one who indulges, bulges! Taste makes waist.

And remember, blessed are those who hunger and thirst, for they are sticking to their diets.

Hang in there!!
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Old 09-19-2010, 08:11 PM
 
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Thanks!
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Old 09-19-2010, 08:15 PM
 
Location: East Valley, AZ
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Awesome, Floridamom! Keep up the great work!

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Way to go Floridamom! I just started WW and I hope to be right there with you soon! Good luck!
I just joined, too, 2 weeks ago. We should talk WW!
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Old 09-20-2010, 10:09 AM
 
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Awesome!!! keep up the good fight.
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Old 09-20-2010, 02:50 PM
 
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Congratulations! Keep it up .
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Old 09-21-2010, 05:47 PM
 
Location: Portland, TX. (next to Corpus Christi)
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Congrats, Floridamom! Although I don't do WeightWatchers, I have been exercising and dieting, and I have lost 38 lbs since March (not trying to hijack the thread). Anyhow, I am sure you can hit your goals... just stick to it!


Ian
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Old 09-22-2010, 10:55 AM
 
Location: Forest Hills
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The great thing about dieting is it only gets easier with success. The hardest part of a diet is always that first week or two. You have to overcome the craving, adjust to a new schedule and new portions... but man, once you see the results on the scale and in the mirror... once you're past the longing for that candy bar or big mac and actually enjoy your mixed green salad with almonds, grilled chicken and a bit of fat free italian dressing... life gets much easier.

Just beware of the plateaus! If the weight loss stops for a week or two do NOT give up, just push a little harder to jump back off the cliff of weight loss. Good luck! Hopefully here in a month or so I can post something similar. Temporary living has not been kind to this already lumpy body!
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