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Saturday, January 19, 2013

I have had a great start for the year, as many of you know I went away for a week to help Susie SUSIEPH1) celebrate her 70th birthday. A long drive but I did it with no problems at all and it was a very hot day when I left.

I learnt lots while I was with Susie about eating and I have increased my calories, which i confess I have been told to before, but I knew better. Well so far this year I have lost 2.3 kgs. which is about 5 lbs. So I am over the moon with.

I also went over to Whyalla with my son to pick up his children today and we had decided to drive down the coast, so I have drove another 460kms (about 285 miles) today.

For so many years I have said "I Can't" I have now proved I can and now must get this my head and realise I can do anything I want.

I can do it. What a great feeling.

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I.M.MAGIC 1/31/2013 10:13AM

    It really IS a wonderful thing when we discover that a lot of our limitations are things we created--and those personal perceptions can be changed... emoticon that is emoticon

LOVE YA, GIRLFRIEND!
Kathy

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CAPECODLIGHT 1/28/2013 6:27PM

    Sounds like things are definitely going well for you, and you are reaching for more. Good for you!

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MRSBENNETT2 1/26/2013 9:41PM

    Good for you! Sometimes we just need those little reminders to get us back on track. :) So glad for you!

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ASHENPOND 1/21/2013 7:46PM

    Well done Wendy. Thanks for sharing some "snippets" of what Susie said. I am so glad that you are happy. Keep it up my friend


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ORCHIDLADY56 1/20/2013 8:35AM

    Good for you, Wendy!

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TRYINGHARD1948 1/19/2013 11:47PM

    You certainly can Wendy. Your blog is filled with happiness and is a joy to read. Well done emoticon

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APED7969 1/19/2013 4:27PM

    Great start to the year! :-)

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POPSY190 1/19/2013 1:50PM

    This is terrific news and your buoyancy comes shining through here. Go for it!

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So PROUD of you Wendy!
Keep going! Keep challenging yourself and continue to take care of you!
Jean

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TRUCKERWIFE2 1/19/2013 12:56PM

    So proud of you Wendy! So great to see you come so far! Keep up the good work and so glad the trip to Susie's was such a great thing for you in so many ways. Enjoy your Grandkids!

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1CRAZYDOG 1/19/2013 8:14AM

  Totally awesome Wendy! So proud of you. Sometimes we just have to do things that don't seem totally sensible to us and just give it a shot. Congratulations on the weight kicked to the curb!

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HONEYBEAR1461 1/19/2013 6:06AM

    Well done Wendy. Yes we can do anything we put our mind to. Congratulations on your weight loss so far this year...brilliant news.

I too had to increase my calories last year, I went from averaging 800-1000 now I am meant to have 1200. I still don't always get to the 1200 but I try. Yep it helped me to start losing again. My initial 30kg was lost on the 800 but I stayed there for several years, now I am down another 17kg.

Keep up the good work and stay strong dear lady.

Jennylee

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CTEMPLE 1/19/2013 6:02AM

    You realize that you wrote KGS and not km ? I say kg instead of other measurements too. It shows how much we think of it!
Many congrats on your roadtrips!

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OPALMOON 1/19/2013 5:47AM

    That is such great going Wendy! You can be very proud of all your achievements - way to go!

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JSTETSER 1/19/2013 5:43AM

    Yes, you can do it!
I'm hiking Mt. Monadnock.
Right now I'm waiting for daybreak!
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GOANNA2 1/19/2013 5:40AM

    Well done Wendy. What a great start to the year.
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GODS_TEMPLE 1/19/2013 5:27AM

    Great news about all your recent accomplishments. We can do anything we set our minds to!

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SUSIEPH1 1/19/2013 5:24AM

  Thats awesome my friend emoticon .
Yes we can do any thing we put our minds too if we want it enough..

I am so proud of you Wendy, and I loved spending time with you .
I am looking forward to our next time together ..
Now I have 6 daughters LOL!! .
Hugs and Love Susie

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