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11/27/12 9:47 A

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Congrats on losing 9 lbs! Awesome job!


"When you feel like giving up, remember why you held on for so long in the first place."~ Unknown

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11/26/12 10:41 P

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Hello and welcome to the team, it sounds like you are off to a great start. Just remember you can do this just take it one day at a time focusing on small goals.

*** Sharleen *** Motivational captain 30 something challenge

The road to success is not straight. There is a curve called Failure, a loop called Confusion, speed bumps called Friends, red lights called Enemies, caution lights called Family. You will have flats called Jobs. But, if you have a spare called Determination, an engine called Perseverance, insurance called Faith, a driver called Jesus, you will make it to a place called Success.

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11/26/12 12:30 P

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Welcome! Like Am, I'm here quite a bit. You're very correct in knowing you're not alone. You can do this! Congrats on the 9lbs gone! Keep it up!

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~Do or do not... There is no try~

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RUNAMRUN's Photo RUNAMRUN Posts: 170
11/26/12 9:14 A

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Hi there and emoticon ! I'm Am and I usually check in here about everyday, so if you need an ear to listen, a shoulder to cry on or a virtual punching bag, I can be your go to gal!
Congrats on your loss, that's great! I don't believe in pounds myself, I'm an inches kind of girl, lol. Pounds are nasty little things that lie, I tell you! emoticon Anyway, just wanted to say hi and welcome you aboard!

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11/25/12 2:43 P

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Hello All! I am new to this forum and so glad that I found a group of people who are in various stages of the same situation I am in. Here I am starting a new chapter in my life. I live a very happy life - 10 years happily married 2 awesome kids,a great career, and home, yet there is one thing in my life that I have never had control weight! I know I am not alone, but I finally got on the scale a couple of weeks ago, with a "worse case scenario" number in my mind...and to my surprise I was 5 lbs heavier than what I thought was my worse case! But with more motivation than I can ever remember mustaring before I find myself searching for a healthy lifestyle that I can sustain for life. A new balance and relationship with food and fitness. After 2 and a half weeks I have managed to lose 9 lbs. it is very encouraging.
I am here to get and give support - I know there is going to be imes in my long journey ahead that you all will be there to keep me going. I look forward to returning the favor!
Here is to all of us - a virtual team! emoticon

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