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Me in April 2012

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Hi, I'm Claire

oh lawd I'm the HEAVIEST I HAVE EVER BEEN. Crikey.

Plan: get thin

Update 2014: No longer heaviest ever and happier in myself too. Changing the way I think = changing the way I eat
oh lawd I'm the HEAVIEST I HAVE EVER BEEN. Crikey.

Plan: get thin

Update 2014: No longer heaviest ever and happier in myself too. Changing the way I think = changing the way I eat



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 Pounds lost: 38.0 

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Member Since: 1/11/2008

SparkPoints: 6,862

Fitness Minutes: 11,813

My Goals:
Lose 46.8lbs this year - from 226.8 to 180 (AT LEAST!)

198 = obese
160 = overweight - I want to be overweight not obese. Then I want to be normal ;)

To wear a size UK 14 and wear it well :)

My Program:
The Harcombe Diet and exercise

drinking lots of water

Personal Information:
Tired of being so fat. Desperately want to do a skydive and learn to scuba dive (done! 28/04/12) and trek the Inca trail.

Pretty happy, positive person, with a slightly out -there sense of humour, for which I thank my parents, who quite frankly, are insane.

Other Information:
I'm going to be a midwife!!!

I love to drive fast!

I am a channel surfer! radio statons and the tv are flicked as soon as ads come on - even if I end up just going back

I love to go to the movies and get transported into another world for a while

I have a wicked sense of humour that often gets me into trouble

I daydream a lot and have amazingly vivid dreams.

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Member Comments:
5/6/2012 7:23:43 AM

Week one I lost 10.5!!!! It was so worth giving up crack. haha I walked a total of 8 miles. I would love to be 230 by next week but I don't know that might be impossible since I lost so much this week. emoticon

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5/3/2012 6:15:15 AM

Starting day 4 of no sugar or carbs and as of yesterday morning I have already lost 6.5 lbs. So I am very happy about that!!! I have walked everyday this week after work for a total of 5 miles. Girl I am back in the game. Do you find yourself very irritable at first without sugar? I feel like a could bite someone's head off and not care. hehe Glad that you are back on plan and yes we are doing this together.

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5/1/2012 2:01:26 AM

Ah, you are talking about tricep pull-overs. Hate hate hate them. I always use light weights and fight to finish it. The worse is when, after you've killed yourself doing that, they make you do triceps push-ups. ARGH!!!

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4/29/2012 5:01:15 PM

I haven't weighed myself in weeks because I did not want to see the number. I weighed today and I am back to 247. I bought a book (I know yet another book and another diet) this weekend and it is all about sugar and carbs. The first two weeks are going to be tough because my food choice is limited but then I will be able to add more stuff back in. I know it is going to be tough because I swear that sugar is a form of crack. I have to get healthy. I am now on bp and diabetes meds and my cholesterol is borderline high. It's not about how I look in clothes anymore its about survival and getting healthy.

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4/21/2012 9:31:48 AM

I miss you too!!! I am very frustrated right now. Doctors have always told me that I do not need to do anything about my pcos (except loose weight) until I start trying to have a baby. Now that I am trying I found out In Sept. that I am insulin resistant and they can't get it under control. I am taking the max amount of medicine you can take and it is barely helping. I asked to be set up with a dietitian to help me figure out what I can eat. Just waiting to get on appointment I know I have had this for years and it could of been treated long time ago. It just frustrates me how people push off pcos and are like just loose weight when both of us know that it is freaking hard to loose when you have pcos. : ( Thanks for letting me vent my frustratons on your page. Please cheer me up.

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