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Halfway there!

Thursday, March 27, 2014

As of this morning's weigh in, I am half way to my goal weight!

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WARMSPRINGDAY 4/27/2014 10:46AM

I'm trying to get back on track - I want to be able to say those words.

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POUTINGPEGGY 4/3/2014 4:14AM

    I must have missed this in March. Congratulations. As it says on the tin emoticon But hey stay on track while you are off work.

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GOLFGMA 3/27/2014 7:02AM

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15% off.......

Thursday, December 12, 2013

As of this morning's weigh in, I have now lost 15% of my starting body weight.

I'm quite proud of that! emoticon

Many improvements health-wise. Digestion much improved on the Specific Carbohydrate Diet, less aches and pains, and blood pressure better than it was though still not ideal (need to up the walking to resolve that I suspect).

No time to slacken off though - I've not quite reached my half way point yet on my journey to the weight I'd like to be.........

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POUTINGPEGGY 12/12/2013 4:53PM

    That's great news! Glad you are feeling the health benefits. My bp is still high too, and it can't get it down. Plodding along is what we have to do I am afraid. I found another Sparkeroonie who is doing the virtual walk . She has been very dynamic. Her name is Mrs Doyle. She lives in London. Congrats emoticon emoticon

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FOR_THE_DUDES 12/12/2013 10:18AM

    Wow. What a tremendous accomplishment.

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EVIE4NOW 12/12/2013 7:55AM

  You are well on your way. You CAN do it!

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AZMOMXTWO 12/12/2013 7:46AM

  keep up the good work

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SANDYCRANE 12/12/2013 7:45AM

    Congratulations. You are doing great.


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My shopping trip.....

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Well, didn't get all I wanted but had a nice surprise in the process.....

Got one pair of Cotton Traders leisure trousers - I was replacing a pair that were size 3XL, the new ones are size L, so I have gone down THREE sizes!! I dared hope I was down two sizes, but hadn't expected 3

Then I got a pair of joggers and a pair of trousers in Marks and Spencers (who admittedly are usually fairly generous sizes) but instead of my previous size 24/26 trousers these were size 20! And to make it even better these were in an outlet store and therefore reduced

I feel so much more comfortable in stuff that actually fits! The others had just got so baggy it was not pleasant.

I am one happy bunny emoticon

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POUTINGPEGGY 11/28/2013 10:42AM

    Very well done. I am a bit bigger than you but I will get there. My clothes are just hanging at the moment.

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LADYBIRD82 11/26/2013 9:13AM

    Great job, keep up the good for smaller sizes is always s fun, nice to be surprised with a smaller size.

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The time has come..........

Thursday, November 21, 2013

........ to go shopping!

It's no good, my trousers are struggling to hang on and are getting uncomfortable as a result. I need to go find some new ones. Not sure what size I am now, so it may take quite a bit of trying on to work it out.

Friday is shopping day - just praying I find some stuff that fits perfectly without too large a price tag, don't want to break the bank because I'm hoping to keep getting smaller!!!

I tried the charity shops but their stocks of large sizes varied between zilch and very very little.

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POUTINGPEGGY 11/22/2013 8:12AM

    Congrats. Just in time for Christmas. I need to get clothes that fit but I am hanging on for a bit as I hope I will go down a bit further. Enjoy the shops and tell us what you got. emoticon

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GOLFGMA 11/21/2013 7:58PM

    Sounds like fun and I know you will have a blast! emoticon

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British Coast Virtual Walk: Days 55-57 (Sep 27-29)

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Day 55: 1.1 miles Leaving the touristy Woolacombe beach behind and heading off into quiet coastal countryside......

Day 56: 0.7 miles Past Baggy Point

Day 57: 1.3 miles Past Croyde Bay, ending at Croyde Surf Academy (and no, I haven't tried surfing, my sense of balance is awful!!)

Shortest day so far: 0.3 miles (day 31)
Longest day so far: 1.9 miles (day 32)
Total distance so far: 52.6 miles

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KIPPER_KID 11/25/2013 4:06AM

    LOL - I'm not exactly elegance with stiles!!!

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POUTINGPEGGY 11/22/2013 8:15AM

    Never seen such stunning scenery. Never mind surfing, I would have got stuck on the stile. emoticon

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