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Day 662- Shopping NSV and Wedding Woes (With Pics!)

Monday, September 23, 2013

This weekend I went to a friend's wedding and had a great time. But I find it very hard to track when traveling.

But before I left I stopped by the mall to get some earrings and saw that Elder-Beerman was having a sale on dresses. So to humor myself I tried on a size 10 Calvin Klein navy maxi dress, and it fit! So then, deciding to push my limit, I tried on a size 8 shirt dress, and it fit too!

Granted they were both stretchy and flowing material, without zippers, but the fact that I was even able to try them on blew my mind!



Then we went to the wedding in Lexington, KY and it was beautiful.



I also had some wine with dinner, which I wouldn't usually do, because I feel like alcohol is such an empty calorie item when it really comes down to it. I could have just as easily toasted with water but oh well.

Anyways, got back and played soccer last night which hopefully dropped a few pounds. Last night the scale ready 184.6! Yikes! 6 pounds in a weekend! But we all know that's impossible unless I truly ate 21,000 more calories than I burned. Definitely not. This morning the scale read 182.8, which is still up 3 pounds, but I'm going to drink a lot of water today and try and flush some of the extra salt out of my body.

I also packed lunch so I could very closely track what I'm eating today.

So yes, I had a gain this week, but I'm sure I can hopefully get back into the 170s this week.

Hope you all had a great weekend!
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DEIDRESH 10/2/2013 3:18PM

    you look amazing! and way to go on the dress sizes! :)

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TWINZMOM7 9/26/2013 8:45PM

  You look great!!

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GREGGWEISBROD 9/25/2013 10:38AM

    I hope you bought that blue dress!! :-D Goodness me, you look stunning in it! Glad you were able to cut loose a bit and enjoy the wedding. Wine is a must at a wedding I figure, so good on ya for toasting with it! I already see on your status updates that the weight is dropping again, which of course it will. Your lifestyle now wouldn't let it stay on ya, just keep plugging away and the sky is the limit for you. :-)

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KALEWINE 9/24/2013 5:02PM

    Those dresses look great on you!

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CLPURNELL 9/24/2013 4:47PM

    The dresses looked awesome!

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NASFKAB 9/24/2013 5:19AM

  lovely dresses weight gain happens but swine you are alert you will be able to drop it

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ZAPPATTACK 9/23/2013 10:51PM

    Such cute dresses! Hoping that I can get myself back into gear so I can eventually have a feel good dress day, too! Hope you had an amazing weekend :)

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ONLYTEMPORARY 9/23/2013 9:37PM

    Beautiful!

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K-AUSTIN 9/23/2013 8:09PM

    You look amazing in the blue dress! So skinny!!

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BUNNYLAMB 9/23/2013 4:26PM

    Gosh you look fantastic! I think a glass of wine for toasting is only polite ;)

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MEH50BEWELL 9/23/2013 2:07PM

    OMG I hope you bought that blue dress. THAT LOOKS ABSOLUTELY AMAZING ON YOU!.


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JOIFULJOII 9/23/2013 1:37PM

    You look amazing! And I know you'll get those pounds off right away! (:

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SALLY_MANDER 9/23/2013 1:34PM

    Way to rock those dresses - beautiful! And don't worry too much about the 'gain' - you're approaching it with a positive attitude which will ensure you'll have it off in no time!

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SENNAIRA 9/23/2013 1:25PM

  You look amazing!! I love the Calvin Klein dress :)

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ARUNNINGKAT 9/23/2013 1:18PM

    Wow, girl! Look at you in those dresses! You look amazing and I am sure that it feels awesome to be able to try on those sizes!

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LOTUSBURGER 9/23/2013 1:05PM

    LOVE the dresses!! WOO HOOOO you go girl!!!!

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BEBOP4ME 9/23/2013 1:00PM

    The dresses looked awesome. Doesn't matter if they are stretchy, they looked fabulous on you - I mean you were rocking them! Good job not overacting about the scale after the wedding. I have one coming up next month. I think I won't even weigh myself until a week after I get back. I tend to be too reactive!

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GINA180847 9/23/2013 12:25PM

    Both those dresses are lovely on you. Like me you seem well endowed in the chest and that often makes clothes hard to fit. I can hardly wait till I am back in a 34B if that ever happens.

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ALLIEALLIE2 9/23/2013 12:17PM

    I hope you bought the maxi dress it looks fantastic!!

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SIMONEKP 9/23/2013 12:05PM

    Great dresses, I especially loved the maxi dress on you, hope you bought it!

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TINAJANE76 9/23/2013 11:50AM

    Congratulations on fitting into those beautiful dresses--they both look gorgeous on you and I'm sure it felt great. Don't worry about the few extra pounds. They'll be gone before you know it as long as you go back to your normal habits. I had long struggled with overcompensating after periods of overeating and have found that it's typically counterproductive. Keep up the great work, girl!

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MINEA999 9/23/2013 11:41AM

    Meh, no worries, just sodium/water gain. You look fab in those dresses!

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TIGER_LILY_613 9/23/2013 11:40AM

    You look amazing ! I vote for the blue dress emoticon

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COCK-ROBIN 9/23/2013 11:31AM

    Wonderful!

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WHITNEYLD 9/23/2013 11:12AM

    YAY for NSV! That means more than any number on the scale. emoticon

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JADED_CHICK19 9/23/2013 11:08AM

    Awesome dresses..they are both super cute on you! Hope you bought the blue one..you look adorable in it! Glad you had a good time at the wedding..don't worry about the added weight..it will be off again before you know it..probably just sodium. :)

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KATESQUEST 9/23/2013 10:53AM

    Excellent that you are right back on track! I agree with the others-- that blue maxi dress especially looks awesome on you and I hope you bought it!

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OLIVIANIGHT 9/23/2013 10:40AM

    That maxi dress looks absolutely perfect. Did you buy it?
My weight went up a lot last weekend after my friend's wedding but it was back down again by the Wednesday. Water is the miracle liquid : p

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KNYAGENYA 9/23/2013 9:28AM

    Congrats with the dresses. They look great.

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TLENGYEL 9/23/2013 9:22AM

    You look beautiful in both dresses and you looked amazing in the last pic at the wedding! You're right though, you couldn't possibly gain that much weight in 2 days... A couple of days of tracking and getting rid of the extra salt in your body should put you right back to normal!

Also, I LOVE wine! But I have learned that unless I feel it's a special occasion, I won't ever drink it with food... Your body then is trying to get rid of the toxins so it can't focus on metabolizing the food you just ate! So good for you for not having it too often!

You're doing great and you are such an inspiration! Hope you have a great week!

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UWPALUM 9/23/2013 9:14AM

    The dresses both looked amazing on you! Congrats on good news trying on clothes. And you are right, you'll get back to where you were this week. You can't spend all of life avoiding weekends with friends celebrating a wedding! Good for you!

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FELINEBETTER 9/23/2013 8:52AM

    Wow! I hope you bought the blue one for sure! You look marvelous!!! I think your plan to drink plenty and get back on track right away is it. I read somewhere that alcohol slows down the metabolism too - so that might be what the change is about. It makes logical sense though -- seeing alcohol is a depressant, right?

Anyway -- you are looking fabulous -- keep doing what you're doing!!!!!

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MKD4444 9/23/2013 8:50AM

  You look great! Thank you for sharing. You're a wonderful inspiration.

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ADF1981 9/23/2013 8:50AM

    Wow! You are getting so thin! I bet the gain is mostly from salty food and after normal eating and lots of water you will bounce back fast.

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LADYJ6942 9/23/2013 8:49AM

    Cute dresses, awesome NSV. Woo hoo

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ZIZZZY 9/23/2013 8:40AM

    Wow, you look really thin, especially in that blue maxi dress! Did you buy either of them?

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