Wednesday, July 29, 2009

this week is my vacation, my boss goes on vacation on this week every year and i get the week off too...i had such high hopes of getting a great tan and lots accomplished, and spending tons of quality time with my little boy (two 1/2 years old) but all that got pushed out of the picture when i came down with a horrible stomach virus! starting saturday this week, i started getting stomach pains, and they progressively got worse throughout the day until they were so bad that night that i could do nothing but writhe in pain and cry! it was honestly so horrible, then the next day i thought i was getting better until the night time came-and then i was back in the same boat as the day before...this has gone on all week-i spent a couple of nights this week sitting up on the couch all night not sleeping a wink because the pain is so bad...(and making runs to the bathroom as well :( !!!) anyways...the one good thing that has come from being sick-even if it is only temporary is that i have lost three lbs! i had gained some at the end of last week with my period, and then when i got sick-i lost all three that i had gained, plus slightly more! i am hoping that i can keep those lbs off even after i am well again-but who knows...i know i have probably been a little dehydrated the past few days, and that is probably why they came off... i did go to the dr. yesterday and i had been there three weeks before for an ear infection, and he informed me that i had lost 7 lbs in three weeks-which was surprising to me because it seems like it just goes at such a snails pace these days, so i was very happy to hear that!!! so as of today i am like 1.8 lbs away from my goal of 142lbs...once i hit that goal, i think i am going to set a new goal of 135 lbs and then go from there. my first goal was to lose 100 lbs which left me at 147-which was great, but not enough for me so i changed it to 142 which again is fine and healthy, but i still want to lose a little more...i want to get a little slimmer, plus once i get to where i want to be, i want to have like a 3-5 lb cushion (for period weight gain or water weight gain, or for when i just have a bad weekend with lots of parties and get togethers-things like that.) i always think to myself-if i would have realized that i was 5 lbs over weight years ago and just lost 5 lbs it would have been a hell of a lot easier than having to lose over 100! so i feel like i need to have that cushion! lol anyways, im still feeling pretty crummy today and i think i am going to go lay down for a while and stop rambling on and on! it has been forever since i have blogged! i'll probably write another one when i get into the wonderful world of the 130s! CANT WAIT!!! that will seem so unreal! hope everyone is in good health and having a better week than what i am!
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    congrags on the eextra weghtloss i was on such a role last week, then the weekend came along and i indugled in resturants tried to be good... but by sunday it was all messed up i promised myslef back on the bandwagon monday morning, i have been slipping up right and left since then and starting to feel my pants getting tighter again aleady.. its soo annoying this is the kind of tihing thats made me give up for months at a time in the past and just gain everything back plus like another 10 - hence why ihave only gianed and not lost in YEARS.. how did you did u have slip ups like this or were u more determined than i apparnelty am/?
    4128 days ago
    oh no i hope you feel better! ive had sinus/chest cold issues for like...2 weeks!!! (swine flu maybe?? lol!!) you will get into the 130's in no time, just keep pluggin away chickie....get better soon!!! =)
    4135 days ago
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