Love the clean laundry story. I had a huge pile of clothes that were way too small for me to wear when I weighed 219 pounds. I discovered them after a forty pound weight loss. They were way too big! I was happy/sad since some were oldies and goodies. My faves. I found a good home for them and am happy to report they are living a good life now. So am I. Have gone from a size 2X to a size 10, 12 now. Time to clean out the closet again. I thank you!
Fitness Minutes: (152,057)
12/27/12 8:23 A
Wow that is such a great feeling. Keep it up. You are doing great!
Lynn from Northern New Jersey
5'7" GW 145 - 148
Eastern Time Zone
Fitness Minutes: (97,882)
8,784 12/27/12 8:19 A
I am happy for you You are Awesome!!!
"At times our own light goes out and is rekindled by a SPARK from another person. Each of us has cause to think with deep gratitude of those who have lighted the flame within us." (Albert Schweitzer)
Fitness Minutes: (54,647)
12/27/12 7:28 A
That's great! I found 2 boxes of clothes that I had packed when we moved 5 years ago. I guess I am the skinniest that I have been in 5 years, since they now fit. Some, however, are out of style!
61.5 pounds lost.
Fitness Minutes: (19,275)
65 12/27/12 7:21 A
Fantastic! I had a similar thing a few weeks back when I couldn't find anything to wear and I looked at the pile of clothes that I had earmarked for the Charity Shop (over a year ago) as they were too small. I'm so glad that I didn't get around to taking them to the shop as they now fit (mostly) and I have dropped off my "bigger" clothes instead.
It's a good feeling, isn't it? Hang on to it and keep going.
Today is about two weeks since I do laundry. It turned out super for me because I had to go into the closet to find something to wear. I had to reach back to the stack of old clothes that is too small and I haven't gotten around to throwing out.
To my surprise, the clothes fit! Yay! It is the same size I've been wearing, but these were cut a little smaller than the others.
Now, the hard part: To stay the course until the New Year.
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