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I've Gained Ten Pounds and I Hate It

Monday, May 07, 2012

I've gained back ten pounds since September, and I hate it. I hate it because:
- my new smaller clothes feel tight and uncomfortable
- I'm anxious that my weight will continue to creep up, and I don't want that!
- I feel that I've lost control of myself, and I value being competent and on top of things
- I'm afraid people will notice and some of those people will feel glad
- I like feeling proud of myself, and I'm not feeling proud of myself right now.

I want to feel good about myself again. I want to feel hopeful. I want to feel proud of myself. I want to go shopping again for even smaller clothes!

Member Comments About This Blog Post:
SUSAN-IS-WORTHY 5/7/2012 7:24PM

    I feel your frustration! Always know that you are not alone! I am feeling similar due to my weight being up again after losing recently. Try not to dwell too much on the past and make today a new day! Heck, even make the next meal a brand new start!

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FITMARY 5/7/2012 6:25PM

    You've caught yourself and that's what going to allow you to stop this slide IN ITS TRACKS!!! You can do it with baby steps. Oh, yes, you can!

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    Good to see you here posting again - I hope you can find a way to get back on track! Seems like you're taking good measures to do so.

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DR1939 5/7/2012 11:08AM

    I've been fighting a 5-lb weight gain. Once you get near your goal it gets very hard to lose anything. I feel your pain emoticon

I miss your pictures from your walks.

Comment edited on: 5/7/2012 11:08:55 AM

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ALYNNSELLNER 5/7/2012 9:54AM

    we're in the same boat! except i think i gained my 10 since january! it sticks beacuse you get all excited to lose weight and buy new clothes and then you gain a little back and those new clothes that you felt amazing in start to feel too tight! i'm also afraid that my weight will keep creaping up. i have this cycle i keep spinning on. i lose 5lbs during the week and then gain them back during the weekend binges...and i always feel horrible. my goal this week is to do great all week and come in on monday to work and to sparkpeople and post a successful weekend blog! we can SO do this! ya with me?!? emoticon

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