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2/13/13 11:23 A

I have to say, though, that I'm really frustrated that a size X isn't the same across the board. I found some pants I liked online after figuring out that I could pull mine down while buttoned, so I bought three different colors in the size that fits me well now. I got them yesterday and, while they buttoned, I'm afraid to wear them because I'm worried I'll pop the button. I have this same size at home and they are a bit loose and I need these pants now but I can't wear them yet. Sigh....and we wonder why we have such bad images of ourselves when there is no consistency that we can count on.

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2/11/13 3:34 A

Now the fun part begins. CLOTHES SHOPPING!!!!! Yayyyyyy!!!!

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2/11/13 12:53 A

i get them slowly, so i don't get them all at one time. still in progress...20lb to go.

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2/10/13 11:09 P

This is fun! I love reading about the progress. I want to buy something new, but have been holding off to see if I can jump off this plateau first. I wonder how patient I can be.

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2/5/13 10:35 A

I still wear my "big" clothes, even though they hang on me everywhere. I will wear them for as long as I can before buying smaller sizes. I paid a lot of money for those big clothes and I'm certainly gonna get my money's worth from them. emoticon I'm not worried about fashion at this time...that may come with a thinner me. Now, I simply focus on my weight-loss.

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2/5/13 10:08 A

Way to go Lala! What a wonderful feeling. Yesterday I tried on a pair of capris that I could not zip for the past 3 years!

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2/5/13 9:59 A

That's awesome!

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2/5/13 9:49 A

Congratulations!! I think that's wonderful. The last time I lost weight I kept one pair of pants to remind me how much I had lost and thought that they would remind me that I didn't want to fit into them ever again...... bad idea. I am back on track and heading in the right direction, but his time once I get where I want to be and am able to maintain it as well the big clothes are ALL going out!!

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2/5/13 9:24 A

Way to go!

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2/5/13 6:42 A

Wow that is great as it means two things: 1. you lost the weight and 2. you have fully committed to your new lifestyle (as opposed to holding on to the bag "just in case"


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2/5/13 12:35 A

Got a big bag of clothes, I have to get rid of. I am about ready to get rid of the clothes, that I can't fit into yet either. ITs been 5 years, want something, new. Just keep the clothes, that I have. No room in my closet. Most of them, I have bought at the consignment store, anyways.

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2/5/13 12:26 A

Congrats, Lala!

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2/4/13 11:56 P


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2/4/13 11:22 P

Congrats!!!! emoticon

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2/4/13 9:51 P

Thank You everyone! Feels awesome to know I have support! emoticon

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2/4/13 9:37 P

Congratulations! That is awesome news. I hope to be there soon!

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2/4/13 9:05 P

A big step - congrats!

I've gotten rid of my very biggest clothes (14-22), but am still nervous about the ones closer to my current size.

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2/4/13 8:34 P

awesome! Can not wait until I get this opportunity!

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2/4/13 8:00 P

Yay for you!

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2/4/13 6:49 P

nice rid of all of mine...

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2/4/13 6:45 P

Good job, I love getting rid of my big clothes

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2/4/13 6:37 P

Nice Lala! Actually, I've kept a few of the pants I can take off without undoing and shirts that are actually sails. I wear them once in a while to remind myself of the bad old days and how I never want to go back there.

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2/4/13 6:11 P

I still have some big clothes that I have to get rid of. Pants that are 6" to big for me around the waist and quite baggy around the legs.

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2/4/13 5:36 P

I finally got rid of my "BIG" clothes!!! It took me some time, but I know I'm gonna stick to my healthy eating!

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