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Just thought of a weight loss reward, Custom Jeans...think I'll make a list now! ;o)

Friday, May 13, 2011

Hey all,

So I'm browsing youtube and came across someone talking about the custom jeans they just got in the mail from India. Well, I went to the website, and yes! I think I might want to order some...when I lose some weight!

I once bought a pair of Brazilian jeans (with one leg painted with pictures of flowers and a lady bug), I weighed about 130-135 pounds at that time. I have since lost these pants (I told my niece I'd give them to her when she became a teen, now she's an adult) LOL They've been missing THAT LONG! Anyways, they cost me well OVER $100 bucks, so when I saw that that these were custom and cheaper UNDER $100 (like $50+)!!!!! Well, I began to think that I'd like to design some jeans of my own, when I lose some weight! And then I'll paint my own picture on one of the legs!

Okay, sooooooo, how about going from 207 pounds to about 170 lbs...hmmmm yeah, maybe somewhere around 170 or 160 lol Guess I need to think about the rewards thing a lil more! LOL
But hey, I think I'm a lil closer to having one of those charts like my fellow SparkFriends, ie.

Get to 197 lbs.......Get a SparkGoodie, from me!!!
Get to 187 lbs.......Get a Glen Ivy Day & Club Mud fun.
Get to 177 lbs.......Get package at BurkeWilliams.
Get to 167 lbs.......Get Custom Jeans :o)
Get to 157 lbs.......Get a bunny.
Get to 147 lbs.......Get
Get to 137 lbs.......Get myself to Sea World, San Deigo!
(updated May 15, 2011)

Well, check this blog out again and see if I've added other rewards for reaching the pounds. And yes, I know that it's good to have rewards for meeting other goals as well, like exercise ones, cleaning ones, eating ones, etc.

So what type of rewards did/do you make (or want to make)?

  
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CIERAPOET 5/18/2011 6:23PM

    That's a great idea. I think I'm going to start that. I like the idea of painting or decorating my own jeans. That's a great idea too. My daughter is an artist but she's not using it. I'm going to put her to work in a couple of months. lol. Thanks for always coming up with some great ideas. I never wore jeans until 2006 or later. lol Didn't like the way all that weight looked in them. But now I love to wear jeans. Praise the Lord!
Blessings to You Leader!
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MSANDERS0803 5/16/2011 9:01PM

  I really enjoyed your rewards list. I have one that I just started... it includes massages, pedicures, hair color/highlight, a watch, a necklace... but I really like the idea of custom jeans. Of course, I used to have food as rewards, but that's not such a great idea for me lol. I really like your idea of having them documented and associated with actual weight goals, so they aren't random. emoticon

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MSPROVERBS31 5/15/2011 8:11PM

    Hey I don't think we could ever have too many rewards!!! LOL

Let me know what you think of the site and if you do design your own jeans let me know how they fit!

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ACCT1908 5/13/2011 11:03AM

    WOW! I'm STRUGGLING to find jeans that fit me and 100 bucks is WELL worth it. I wear jeans all the time. I'm so sick of the tight in the hips, big in the waist fit. UGH!
GOOD REWARD. I may have to look into this!

I don't have any rewards set in stone. When I'm out I'll grab something and think..well this is for losing weight. HA. Maybe I should be a little more specific. I may have given myself too many rewards :-)

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MSPROVERBS31 5/13/2011 10:51AM

    OOooooooo you have some really good ones!

The website is www.MakeYourOwnJeans.com :o)

Let me know how the Hot Yoga turns out! And I really like your high heels one, mostly because you'll be able to wear them comfortably!
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And I'll definately post when I figure it all out!

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APRILBLESS 5/13/2011 10:31AM

    I like that idea! As you lose, you'll start being confident in your clothes, so why not a new fashion forward piece? I like it. What's the website? I'm kind of curious myself...

My rewards are a spa day, a makeup session, starting hot yoga, new heels (since I was getting too heavy to wear them comfortably) and then pulling out old wardrobe pieces I sadly never got to wear because I gained so much weight so quickly. That last bit will put me with a whole new wardrobe for my weight loss which I'm excited about.
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Lmk what you decide!

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Well, my streak is over! After 2 weeks! YAY I did 2 WEEKS!!!

Sunday, May 01, 2011

Well, my streak is over! After 2 weeks! YAY I did 2 WEEKS!!! One step at a time!!!

Saturday, yesterday, would have been the start of Day 15 and week 3. However, I only did about 7 minutes worth of exercise, so I didn't make the 10 minute mark.

That's okay though, as I'm EXTREMELY thrilled that I even made it 2 days, 5 days, 1 week to 2 full weeks of moving my body! Awesome stuff for me to just get my body moving in some way!

Today is the start of the Spark to Summer Bootcamp (or something like that LOL). I did Day 1 last week & got through it okay, so I think I should be okay to do it on the actual start day, which is today!

So thanks to my SparkFriends for your support. Praise God for the strength to have gotten this far! And YAY ME!!!!!
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LIFEHASCHANGES 5/13/2011 12:19AM

    You made me remember that I wanted to start one of the quick workouts on here again! Havent talked to you in a while, hey!
Thanks because you motivated me :)


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LSSNELL229 5/12/2011 11:34PM

    You can do it! Awesome work!

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MSPROVERBS31 5/12/2011 11:10PM

    Thanks you guys!!!!!

Although, I have fallen off of the Bootcamp...Don't know what happend.

But thanks for your support.

How are you all doing?

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MSMAKEOVER 5/9/2011 5:08PM

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BABY_GIRL69 5/1/2011 10:27PM

    Yay YOU!! Glad you enjoyed it all & are continuing on with being healthy & doing fitness too.

God bless Roz!!

Dee

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KAYATLANTA2010 5/1/2011 4:41PM

    You did a great job, and ya for you!!! I'm also doing the Spring Bootcamp, so let's get going!
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FITNESSJEN11 5/1/2011 3:35PM

    YAYYYYY FOR YOUUUUUUU!!!! Great job getting through 2 weeks of sparking!!! Awesome work!!!
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I'm also starting the Bootcamp thingy today...I wish BOTH of us luck!! Keep me posted on how you're doing!!
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Take care and God Bless!!!
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~Jen


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Exercise Streak Week 2 (Days 8-14/1000) Updates

Thursday, April 28, 2011

Week 2 (Days 8-14/1000) Updates:


Sat April 23rd - 20 minutes total. I did praise mime and kids practice.

Sun April 24th - 11 minutes total. A combo of walking times.

Mon April 25th - Can't remember...but I did do something! LOL

Tues April 26th - 10 min. Kickboxing w/ Coach Nicole Day 1 of Spring Into Shape for Summer

Wed April 27th - 10 min. "Move Your Body" Beyonce video 2Xs. For Michelle Obama's campaign.
20 min. Walking Costco.

Thurs April 28th - 10 min. Walking, Ralphs.

Fri April 29th - 15 min. Walking Unity S.

  
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UCRGIRL_ 4/30/2011 1:15PM

    Great job! I'm doing the Spring into Shape Challenge that starts tomorrow:) We're gonna rock this thing- I know we will.

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MSPROVERBS31 4/29/2011 12:04AM

    sooooo true!
You see I've started doinga combo. Blogging every day was not working lol emoticon

Oh & as far as loging it on the start page...I do the same. But the only way it shows it is if you go to the fitness log in...sucks I know!

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NOW2DAY 4/28/2011 12:03PM

    Looks like the hardest part of this streak is posting. I tried to claim the streak on the start page, I check it off but it shows zero.

Way to go! Keep streaking!

I think I will stop posting the days because I hate to track anything. Mmmm is that why I fail? lol lol

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Days 8 & 9/1000 Exercise Streak, EASTER weekend.

Monday, April 25, 2011

Days 8 & 9/1000 Exercise Streak, EASTER weekend.

One complete week down and Sat. started another week.

Sat April 23 - I did praise mime and kids practice. 20 minutes total.
Sun April 24 - A combo of walking times. 11 minutes total.

Okay, this week I hope to do a bit more as far as time is concerned.

YAY for fitness and moving that body!!!

  
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CIERAPOET 4/25/2011 4:01PM

    Praise the Lord Roz! You doing what you can and I know the mins will get longer. Be Blessed and Be Strong in Your Spirit Soul and Your Body which is His Temple! Love you much! Many Blessings and thanks for the Words of Encouragements! Always a Word in Season!
Have a Great Week!
Deb
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KAYATLANTA2010 4/25/2011 3:43PM

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LVCYHONEYCHURCH 4/25/2011 11:33AM

    Congratulations on keeping with it over the holiday. I failed pretty miserably because of car travel and being really busy, but I'm starting over today with day 1 of 1000. Keep up the great work! emoticon

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Good Friday was good! Days 6 & 7 of Streaking! YAY more exercise! (April 21st & 22nd)

Saturday, April 23, 2011

Good Friday was good! Days 6 & 7 of Streaking! YAY more exercise! (April 21st & 22nd)

Day 6 - Thursday - Walking and Stairs. Total 10 minutes.

Day 7 - Good Friday - Jogging on sand & Walking as the ocean water hit my feet! Total 30 min.

Well, Praise the Lord, this has been a Miracle Week for me! I did 7 days straight of some form of fitness! Was unheard of...but NOT anymore!!!

Well, It's 7 minutes after 12 midnight, so I'm excited about seeing how I continue my streak tomorrow/today!

I'll upload a picture soon...just a bit tired, so check back again by the beginning of next week! Resurrection Weekend is a full one!

  
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MSPROVERBS31 4/23/2011 11:15AM

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You all are GREAT motivation and support!

Enjoy your weekend, and I'll keep it going!
I'm enjoying figuring out how I will get my fitness in each day!

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MY_HEALTH_BABY 4/23/2011 9:29AM

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KAYATLANTA2010 4/23/2011 7:28AM

    You're doing great! Keep up the good work! emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

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