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Finally, a weigh-in worth sharing.

Friday, September 06, 2013

I'd been at a damned plateau for 11 weeks. Stayed within a 2 pound range. Yes, I've been strength training, muscle weighs more than fat, blah blah...but it's still frustrating!

However, weigh-in today showed I have shed 2.4 pounds this week, after being at that plateau for 11 weeks! May this plateau stay BUSTED! So, looks like the slightly higher calorie intake, and higher water intake (calories adjusted for the more intense workouts I do now) might have done the trick. This will require a few weeks of watching to make sure, but I feel like I could just cry right now. Happy tears! And I did my measurements and 3-month status pics and wow.

Anyway.... this makes for a total of 79.4 pounds released since 3/1/12, and a total of 114.4 pounds GONE off my highest recorded weight. I've gotten rid of 6 inches this past month, and a total of *72 FREAKING INCHES* gone off the areas of my body that I track. This is working. Stay the course.

Not from today's pics, but from a couple weeks ago: A before-and-current of me in concert black. Woot!

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HIKETOHEIGHTS 9/9/2013 8:08PM

    Nice waistline!!! Congratulations

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AWESOMECHELZ 9/8/2013 8:32AM

    WOW!!! Impressive, impressive, impressive - what more can I say!!! emoticon I love the pics and seeing your progress. Like you, I also have MS and sometimes the progress is excruciatingly slow but looks like you have broken through. emoticon

Love, Chelsea

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LYDDIECAT 9/7/2013 10:10AM

    Great work! You are an inspiration!

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BOSS61 9/6/2013 9:29PM

    Good job! - and Happy New Year!

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PHEBESS 9/6/2013 4:33PM

    You are doing a great job!!!!!!

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KACAR51 9/6/2013 12:50PM

    Awesome! Way to go! emoticon

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CHEETARA79 9/6/2013 12:01PM

    You are amazing!

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DRKYASHI 9/6/2013 11:43AM

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A_SIZE6 9/6/2013 11:35AM

    wow congrats! I went from 250 pounds in 1996 to 178 pounds in 2013. We are both on the home stretch we can do this. you look amazing. emoticon

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