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The I'm over halfway there blog

Friday, November 18, 2011

I blogged when I made it a 1/4 of the way.

I probably should blog when I make it half way. But I missed. I made it half way a week ago. I think maybe I have been avoiding this because I didn't know what to write.

I think I am supposed to be writing about emotional eating this week anyway, something for the stage of spark that I am in.

But yes... I can do it all at once, right?

In the last 1/4 of the way:

I suddenly looked skinnier.
All over, but mostly in my face. My double chin doesn't have a double chin.

I bought new pants.
They are now too big.

I put new holes in my belt.
I am now on the second of the new holes.

I saw onederland for the first time in a LONG time.
And I am staying in this one-derful place.

I ate fast food for breakfast one morning.
And then nearly threw up it made my stomach feel so icky.
(read: my body is used to HEALTHY food!)

I can't imagine going a day without eating something fresh and tasty.

I can chase my daughter around the house almost as long as my husband can.

I work out regularly.
And I LIKE it.

But really what was exciting today was that I am no longer obese. Yes. That is right. I have made it into the "overweight" category. I have never been so happy to be considered overweight. I mean, seriously, it is an odd thing to be happy that you are overweight, but I guess it is all about perspective. Which end of overweight did you just hit. Are you headed upwards, or downwards?

I should take some new pictures... maybe someday soon :-)

Oh - and the emotional eating thing I am supposed to blog about. I have discovered that it really isn't that big of an issue for me - I just used it as an excuse to snack. But if I don't think about it, I don't do it. Weird. I know. Not trying to sound arrogant. but I guess it isn't my big issue! i have many. That one just isn't it!

Member Comments About This Blog Post:
ANYVAR54 12/20/2011 11:05PM

    Congratulations on getting down to being "overweight". That is awesome, and making such progress. Yes please get some pics taken so we can see how far you have come.

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TOWHEE 11/18/2011 2:25PM

    I know what you mean about being happy to finally be "overweight". I'm still working on that one myself. I still have about 8 pounds to go.

Keep on doing what you're doing. You seem to have a handle on how your body works.

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