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Last day of September

Thursday, September 30, 2010

Well, today's the last day of September. So, I've been thinking about October--what will it hold. Tomorrow, Oct. 1st, I have my first weigh-in for the Fall 5% challenge. I'm looking forward to it--with some reserve. The past two weeks the scale has gone up and stayed there. While I haven't really stressed too much over the scale, because I know I am doing the right things, I'm still a little worried about weigh-in. Yet, I can't wait to weigh-in to see if I can do a happy dance!

I love Fall/Winter here in Florida. That's when the weather starts to cool down and you can enjoy outside activity. Now that I am getting healthier, I am hoping to be able to do some outside activities...maybe even go for a walk! I used to love walking.

With the 5% Fall Challenge now in full motion, I was thinking about my next big goal--entering Onederland! I am hoping to reach that goal by the end of this year. That means I have some where between 15-20 pounds to lose--depending on tomorrow's weigh-in. That's only 5-7 pounds a month. I think it is a reasonable goal!

Earlier I was playing with a BMI calculator. I've decided my next mini goal after that is 174. That will take me into the overweight category! Yes, I will be so excited to be overweight--not obese! I haven't set a date yet for this goal.

So there ya have it! My thoughts for this last day of September!
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LILIVW 10/1/2010 11:01PM

    I hope your weigh in went well. You have some great goals for October. Good luck!

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NANFACEMIRE1 10/1/2010 4:06PM

    Best of luck on your weigh in. emoticon

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BARBARAROSE54 10/1/2010 3:44PM

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HISHANDMAID1 10/1/2010 1:37PM

    Another great post! Thanks for sharing your thoughts!

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DAWN_B 10/1/2010 11:27AM

    Good luck for your weigh in!

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RAINBOWFALLS 10/1/2010 8:41AM

    I love to walk outside and as winter approaches for me I will get less of it. I don't mind the cold I just can't walk when the roads and sidewalks are covered in snow. Enjoy your season!

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ERINLINDZ 9/30/2010 10:03PM

    I'm at about the same spot. Just dont forget ur measurements and how ur clothes fit when the scales go crazy...

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KOTTESEN 9/30/2010 9:41PM

    Good luck on your weigh in. Loved your blog!

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ANGELBELIEVER 9/30/2010 8:35PM

    Love your blogs. They are so inspirational to me. You have good goals, and I know you will succeed. I'm looking to some cooler, less humid weather here in Fl as well.


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COACHKRYSTIE 9/30/2010 8:14PM

    Cheering you on!!!!!!!!!

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ZOEJADA 9/30/2010 8:01PM

    It sounds like October will be an amazing month for you! Good luck with your weigh in. I need to weigh in tomorrow since I will be out of town on Saturday. Keep up the great work!

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LAURIETAIT 9/30/2010 7:56PM

    I think my weigh in may be a bit of a disappointment too. But I'm not going to obsess over it. This fat has been around a long time and apparently my body is kind of attached to it. I'd love to see onderland by the new year too but I have 18 pounds to lose and I lose slOOOw. But, stranger things have happened. maybe we'll do it tigether.

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CERIUSLY 9/30/2010 7:34PM

    I am so looking forward to Onederland! However I am not looking forward to the cold PA winter. As you are able to begin outdoor activities, we become housebound.

You have a great plan! Good luck

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SPEEDY143 9/30/2010 7:19PM

    Bye-bye September emoticon Hello fall

emoticon Go "Shooting Stars" emoticon emoticon

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HARRIET8AL 9/30/2010 7:14PM

    Hope you enjoy the outdoor activity. I always feel better when I get my exercise outside. Hope your scale is kind to you on Saturday.

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ROSEWCI 9/30/2010 7:13PM

    emoticon Wishing you good health as we enter into October! Good things will happen!

Sending you skinny vibes!!! emoticon

emoticon Rose

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DRB13_1 9/30/2010 7:02PM

    It's great to use the months to reflect on how far you've come, get new goals, and "reset your sails" to get to that new goal. I am so excited you will "soon" be in One-derland, and with me below BMI 30 in 2011!
You are A-MAZ-ING!!!
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SMILEYBEE 9/30/2010 7:01PM

    emoticon hope you get to do the happy dance tomorrow!

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MOMMAKNOWSBEST 9/30/2010 6:55PM

  :)

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LINDA! 9/30/2010 6:54PM

    Happy October!!!

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