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I've lost my daughter - and I've never been happier!!


Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Okay, put down the phone, don't call social services just yet!! My daughter is fine and sitting in the living room watching Nick Jr.

However, I have lost 35.4 pounds which is exactly what my daughter weighed when she stepped on the scale this afternoon. I have lost a very tall two year old!!!

The crazy thing is I'm always picking her up and telling her how heavy and big she is getting, but I used to walk around with that . . .EVERY DAY!! No wonder I felt terrible before, I was hiding a toddler somewhere!

Adam (my hubby) has lost the same amount almost. Together we have lost twins!!

Now, next goal, lose one of my first graders!! The weight not really lose one of them.
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SURLYGIRL 3/28/2010 9:01AM

    I hadn't thought of weight loss from that perspective. What a wonderful and unique way of looking at the situation.

I really enjoyed your blog - you've put a big smile on my face!
Good for you and your DH that you're both getting healthy and improving your and your kid's lives.

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SASSAGAIN 3/28/2010 7:47AM

    Congrats! I've also lost my son, for the same reasons. and have almost lost another of him, too! Am looking forward to that day!

YAY YOU!

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KATELOSS2009 3/27/2010 10:25PM

    that's AWESOME!!!! I love putting concrete measurements to the lost weight - how cool that your daughter weighs exactly what you've lost!!! Keep up the great work!!

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PAPELBON58 3/27/2010 10:22PM

    feew wow i took that literal for a few seconds but that is so great as u put it that way it is true u have lost ur daughter in weight. lol so hillarious. thank goodness. happy 4 her in her bed she will love u 4 it and u will love it too. great purchase 4 u and her at the same time. i have lost 30 here and that is close to a bag of hersheys dog food 37 lbs i have the number memorized because if i buy it i read the number and carry it up the driveway.

dan

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USARUNNERGIRL 3/27/2010 10:09PM

    How hilarious. I haven't thought of my weight loss in that perspective. I've lost a big bag of dog food. Whew.

I think it is great you are getting a big girl bed for your daughter. She will love it. My son loves his and sleeps longer too in it. Maybe you will get a bonus with the purchase like I did. More sleep = happier mommy!

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TIME2LIVE_227 3/24/2010 12:26PM

    emoticon !! Love this blog entry because it's soooo true! The other day I picked up one of my husbands 50 lb weights and almost dropped it because it was so heavy....yet I'm carrying more than 50 excess pounds on my body right now!

Keep up the great work!! emoticon

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LFLFLPLP 3/24/2010 9:03AM

    Congratulations!! What an accomplishment! emoticon

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CAT5599 3/24/2010 9:00AM

    That is hysterical!!! Good for you! I need to lose a 6 year old!!

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KTINNC 3/24/2010 8:35AM

    LOL; love this! I'm working towards losing my son - about 45 pounds..haha..

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CLAIRESGG 3/23/2010 10:18PM

    Great job. I need to lose my granddaughter.

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TALLYCAT13 3/23/2010 7:51PM

    lol that is too funny, i love it:) i guess that means i've lost my very fat cat.....

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SHERYLDS 3/23/2010 7:37PM

    And here I was all set to call in an Amber alert.
Congrats.

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JOYPHOTOG 3/23/2010 7:31PM

  That's awesome. I've never thought about weight like that. I have a 3 year old who is over 30 pounds, and to think about his weight just hanging on me really puts it into perspective, so THANK YOU. I'm even more encouraged than I was before! lol! emoticon

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MUNOZ2806 3/23/2010 7:11PM

    Catchy titled...and very inspiring story. I guess I could shot for loosing my grandson...LOL.

CONGRATS!!!!
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GETTINGSERIOUS 3/23/2010 7:10PM

    Congrats on your progress. Thanks for explaining your subject line.

Phil

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