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25# By 6/1/2013

Tuesday, January 01, 2013

It's a new year, and I need to return to those things that I know that work for me.

In late August 2012, I was a couple of pounds under my goal weight. Now I am almost 25 pounds above my goal weight. Gee....

No beating myself up, though. I know what works...so now I need to return to it.

More freggies
More walking
More tracking
More weighing in consistently
Go back to measuring

I've done it and I will do it!

6/1/2013 gives me 6 months. I can do that. That will be a very significant date in my life - I am gaining a lovely young woman as my daughter-in-law. I am so very pleased with my son's choice.

What are your plans for 2013?
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  • v FISHINGLADY66
    emoticon emoticon emoticon
    1331 days ago
  • v BOOBERRY
    Tammy you can do this one day at a time emoticon
    1332 days ago
  • v LILYGAL
    Tammy, I agree that stress can really throw us a curve ball. I think that is what happened to me in 2012. All the things that we can't control in our lives work against us. But I think you have a great plan. I too have a wedding to go to in July so I'm going to be trying to lose also. emoticon emoticon
    1332 days ago
  • v SHARONSPARKLE
    It's amazing what the stress of our daily lives does to our eating habits. I have no doubt you can do it. You have once and will again. I like your goals as they are reasonable and achievable!
    1333 days ago
  • v TUFFYBIRD
    You can do this Tammy!
    1333 days ago
  • v THETURTLEBEAR
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    1333 days ago
  • v GLASSART43
    Happy New Year, Tammy, and congratulations on the future DIL!
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    I've given myself a month, until the end of Janauary, to take off the 8 pounds I've gained since Thanksgiving. It may be too ambitious but my reward will be a great trip in the spring for DH and I. I'm not buying the tickets until I lose the weight!
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    So I walked with a buddy for 4.5 miles this morning - brisk pace and cold weather. Now to track my food and stay in range.
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    1333 days ago
  • v ASOBFALLS
    emoticon for sharing....You can do it!
    1333 days ago
  • v TESSABROCK
    you have a clear goal there and the tools to get it-I know you can do it.
    I too have been gradually gaining, I need to join you!
    Tessa
    1333 days ago
  • v MEADSBAY
    Happy New Year!
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    1333 days ago
  • v PJSTIME
    Great goal and timing for a wedding. Great plan and I know you will succeed. You know how and what works. emoticon
    1333 days ago
  • v ROSEWCI
    WooHoo Tammy! Absolutely, you CAN do it!!! And CONGRATS on the upcoming events! You are blessed!

    Happy New Year to you & yours! May 2013 be your best year ever! emoticon
    1333 days ago
  • v JOSIE2013
    I also have to learn to not let those minor setbacks get me down. You are evidently doing fantastic if you are that close to your goal weight. Congratulations on your new daughter-in-law. Hopefully many grandchildren to come. With each grandchild comes a new motivation to stay healthy. :) And Happy New Year
    1333 days ago

    Comment edited on: 1/1/2013 4:02:30 AM
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