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Moving on Down!

Tuesday, June 16, 2009

It was a thrill to see a "5" as the middle number on the scales today! Just 3.5 pounds to go to goal weight, but I know it may take 3 or more weeks to get there: the weight comes off much more slowly at this point. However, wearing a size six (six!!: vanity six, but still a six!!) skirt yesterday was also very encouraging -- and it wasn't tight, wasn't uncomfortable. So the inches are coooperating too. It may be that when I get to goal weight I decide that it wouldn't hurt to peel back a few more: lean body mass is best to discourage recurrence.

Treatment schedule continues -- I've now completed 4 out of 16 -- and although a bit fatigued, so far nothing that can't be handled.

All in all: feeling good and enjoying the great people I've met through SparkPeople. Thanks, all.

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    You are such an inspiration. I know the feeling of getting off those last few pounds. They seem to be super glued on, but they must go. I know we are willing to work through this barrier. emoticon

    And YES, 50 somethings CAN still where bikinis. That is my goal!! Hey, maybe we should get our belly buttons peirced too! You go first.

    You rock my friend! emoticon
    3265 days ago
    Glad to hear treatment is going well and great news on your progress!
    3266 days ago
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