Sometimes your weight loss plateaus due to building muscles. When you work your muscles sometimes your weight loss seems stagnant. I bike everywhere and for a long time I felt as though it was useless because I am not losing any weight. What I am losing is inches and sometimes we need to look at that picture over the weight issue. When my pants are falling off and I need a new size but I still weigh the same it says something.
"UNLESS, unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not" ~The LORAX
A long time ago I decided to stop looking at that BIG picture and just focus on the small one of losing 1 pound a week. Sometimes it happens and sometimes it doesn't but I just keep plodding along. I know that you can do it, and I'm right there along side of you all the way!
in week four of the month. need to lose two pounds a week so I can lose this weight by june 2015. not seeing it happen I keep plateauing. hate to see what will happen over the winter when I cant get out except to shovel the porch snow. would love to just lose 1 a week.
oh well I will keep trucking on until this comes off. hope everyone has great day.
keep on trucking
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isnt this the 2nd week of the month of june we are starting. doing the same . i think i am eating well, exercise is slow lately because i hate doing things alone. but i keep trying. spent part of the day riding in the 42 pu and then went to small car show. visited with some friends there and then came home.
keep on trucking
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