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What does the scale mean?

Thursday, October 04, 2012

Not sure of the source, but the message is powerful.

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BECKYLIZ 10/13/2012 10:14AM

    So very beautiful and profound! emoticon emoticon emoticon

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BLUEBIRDSFLY 10/6/2012 3:52PM

    I have parted ways with my scale awhile ago. I didn't like the fact that I could gain or lose depending where it was placed in my apartment. More importantly I did not want it to have the power to determine how I felt about myself on a given day. So now I know how I am doing according to how my clothing fit and the non-elicited comments from my friends. I have accepted that losing my weight is going to take some time and it is just one of many things in my day that define who I am and what is important to me.
Thanks for the posting this blog, Celia. I am certain it resonates with many of us here at Spark. emoticon

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CRYSTALJEM 10/5/2012 9:58AM

    That is so true! And something we all tend to forget too often when we start on a weight loss journey. Important reminder for us all, thank you. CJ

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JERSEYDEBBIE23 10/5/2012 6:55AM

    This is so true emoticon

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PINKNFITCARLA 10/4/2012 10:22PM

  So very true! I am not weighing for one month. Giving myself time to just work on being consistent and not worrying about the little ups and downs.

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NEWTINK 10/4/2012 9:49PM

    this is awesome ... emoticon

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BESTMEICANBE51 10/4/2012 9:31PM

    LOVE IT !! Thanks for reminding us what is so easily forgotten.

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GRATEFUL_BEING 10/4/2012 8:59PM

    Thanks for the reminder friend ♥

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ELIZRN 10/4/2012 8:49PM

  Scale weight is just that....& it doesn't give one the full truth that is needed to get & stay healthy. In fact, it can be a hindrance. One needs to know the lean body mass, body fat percentage & the scale weight as it all relates to height & exercise level. Not having this information nearly caused my death a few decades ago. Now, I know better.....& I'm still alive.

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LILYDOG11 10/4/2012 8:41PM

    Thanks for the blog, but today I don't feel any better getting off my scale
I tiped it 4 lbs. Yuck...I did just get done eating dinner so maybe tomorrow
morning I will only be up 2 lbs, but just more work I have got to do. Thanks
though It is just a number emoticon

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KARMSTRON 10/4/2012 8:26PM

    So true - and worth the reminder!

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BROOKLYN_BORN 10/4/2012 8:14PM

    Yes, we're more than a number on a scale and more than the shape of our body parts.

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BETHGILLIGAN 10/4/2012 7:22PM

    Love this!!! Thank you!

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