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I love the 3rd day

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

My scale tells me the same "story"! I require my weight to be at the new number for 3 days in a row before I will believe that my weight has changed. Today was day 3. I have now lost 18 pounds.

I don't know what it is about 18 compared to 17 or 16, but I finally feel like I am really doing this. I have made significant progress towards a healthy weight. I finally feel proud of what I have accomplished and it fires me up to keep moving and make new efforts towards this life.

What was your "I've got this" moment? Was it a piece of clothing? A specific weight! Someone commenting on your weight loss? I am still waiting for that one :( Please tell me your moment- everyone else's stories help drive me forward!
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  • KEELIE21
    Good for you! You deserve to be proud, to lose 18 lbs with an injury and an illness is really something to celebrate!
    My moment came when I fit into 3 pairs of pant I had put to the back of the closet because they didn't fit anymore, I wear them regularly again!
    1801 days ago
    Thx for sharing. I get what you mean about the 3rd day. I don't use this method of tracking actual weight lose. I just weigh myself monthly and sometimes bi-weekly. Whatever number I get from the scale when I weigh in, that number is my number. Sometimes its the same, sometimes its up and sometimes its down. LOL!

    My "i've got this moment" occurred when I went to try on clothes and realized that I could wear regular sizes. LOL! I no longer have to go to the "Big & Tall" section. LOL!
    1802 days ago
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