I am so happy for you! And I'm glad you posted. I have been holding at 41 lbs and starting to drift on discipline. You've given me a good nudge in the right direction to get back on the horse. Thanks and good luck!
3/25/10 8:42 A
Wow! Congratulations! I'm so happy for you! Keep up the good work you're doing for yourself and your loved ones.
"Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibiltiy into flames of acheievement." ~Foster C. McClellan, author
I've learned that the Lord didn't do it all in one day. What makes me think I can? ~~I'm taking Baby Steps ~~
Go you! This really inspired me, I was feeling very low this morning. Yay for you! Thank you for sharing!
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Congratulations! I am so proud of you and so happy that you shared your success with us. I question if I will ever hit my goal sometimes and it is so encouraging to read about the success of others! You Go Girl!
My motto is "live by example" and I am trying to do just that!
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Great job, cant wait until I can do the same and looking at it the way you presented it makes me even want to lose NOW...Tina
Wow, congratulations! I bet you are smiling from ear to ear!! You deserve a big woo-hoo!!!
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1,221 3/25/10 8:31 A
job! I too was thinking about that the other day as I was carrying 2 large jugs of bottled water. It was no small feat, yet I knew people who carry around that much extra weight all of the time. It's sad that many people cannot lift just one of those 5 gallon jugs and put them on the cooler, yet they think nothing of carrying the 35 pounds (5 gal = 35 pt = 35 lbs) of fat around their waist.
"Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle." - Abraham Lincoln
Congratulations!!! I have lost 34lbs since I first started my weight loss challenge back in September. I have 35 more to go and I feel as though Im at a plateau - what did you do to get past any plateau times?
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8,865 3/11/10 8:25 P
Congratulations! Nice job!
"If I had a world of my own, everything would be nonsense. Nothing would be what it is because everything would be what it isn't. And contrary-wise; what it is it wouldn't be, and what it wouldn't be, it would. You see?" - Alice from Alice in Wonderland
I'm not a regular to the message boards, but I weighed in this week and am so happy I have to share. I have crossed the 45lbs-lost line this week and I can't believe it! And it was so much easier than I ever thought it would be. Just tracking my calorie intake every day has taught me so much....and made me realize how much I was eating before.
So, I started thinking....how much is 45lbs? - About one large bag of dog food - About 5 gallons of milk - An average 6 year old
I can't believe that I was carrying around the weight of these items with me every day! It also makes me realize how much more I need to loose.
So, I'll keep going to reach my "1st" goal...only 33 lbs more to go! Then I need to set my next goal.
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