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    NIKKIG125   9,165
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Here I go again!

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

I'm three weeks into my restart and down 11 pounds. It feels good to be eating healthy and moving my body. It is a little discouraging to think that I already lost all this weight once already and now I need to do it all over again. I'm working at not getting overwhelmed with the prospect of losing 50 lbs, I'm taking it in 5 lb increments and that's making it a little less daunting.
I can't wait to get my confidence back. I miss feeling good and knowing that I look good.
I'm hoping to get back into sparking as the extra motivation and accountability.
Here I go again!!

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KAYKAYGETSFIT 6/22/2013 3:56PM

    Congrats at the loss!! You are doing great! You've got this!

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    Congratulations on restarting and the weight loss so far! GREAT! I think taking it 5 lbs. at a time is a great idea, that way it won't seem so overwhelming!

Keep it up!


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KUJAYHAWKGIRL 6/21/2013 12:12AM

    So glad you are back! I gained some back last fall and am back to working it off too. I love your idea of just focusing on 5 lb increments! less daunting. We can do this!

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CC3833 6/20/2013 9:18AM

    Congrats and good luck! I just lost 2 lbs! So I am back to my 10 lb loss... I don't really have a goal weight anymore I just want to be fit and a size 7/9!

Keep sparking!!!

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READY4CHANGE81 6/19/2013 3:06PM

    I've had to look at it in increments of 5-10lbs also!! Makes the task not seem so daunting! 11 pounds is phenomenal! Keep up the great work!

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    It's great to be back on track! The key is never giving up. I agree, it is daunting thinking about 50 lbs all at once, so 5 at a time would be easier. Can't wait to hear how it's going!

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BEANIES_MOM 6/19/2013 12:14PM

    Woot!!! You are off to a wonderful start! emoticon

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PINKBEANBOO 6/19/2013 12:09PM

    You are off to a great start. emoticon

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KATIEM929 6/19/2013 11:49AM

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Keep making those good choices and you'll reach your goal in no time!
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LUCKY1964 6/19/2013 11:47AM

    congrats on the restart, we only fail if we don't get back up again.
I need to loose 80 pounds so I know how you feel, I think I will pick up your way of thinking and start thinking in 5 pounds at a time as well. emoticon emoticon

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