I have gone from 228 pounds, size 22 the first of the year to, currently 185, size 16. I still have weight to lose, so I have not wanted to buy many clothes. I have been getting by with some size 20's that had a small enough elastic waist so they would not fall off. I have been dressing very "baggy." A few weeks ago, one of my daughters brought me a couple of pairs of 16 jeans and encouraged me to wear them. I got so many compliments on my weight loss.
I had a chance to go by a consignment store this week and I picked up three pair of size 16 slacks and 3 large tops (no longer XL or 2X). I wore a correct sized outfit to church this morning and everyone was telling me how great I look. Wow, what a boost. I have a pair of 14's that I can put on, but they are tight. I got them to gauge my next size drop.
I will be going back to the consignment store to put my larger clothes up for sale. Hopefully, I can earn enough store credit to get those 14s soon.
Cheri from Georgia
Direction - not Intention - determines Destination
| current weight: 178.4