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Monday, June 03, 2013

Today started out as a real bummer. I thought I had done fairly well last week with my weight loss efforts. And, for all I know, maybe I did? lol. I stepped on the scales this morning and weighed 10lbs less than I did last week. Ok, so I KNOW I didn't do that well... so again, I stepped on the scale. This time I weighed 6lbs heavier than last week. Surely that can't be right? SOoooo.. again I stepped on the scale only to weigh almost 20lbs less than last week. Alright, obviously the scales are broken. But when did they break? emoticon . So, before 8AM I was headed toward Walmart to buy a new scale. Hmm.. oh gosh at the choices! So... I made my selection (middle of the road in price, but upper end in brand name). When I got home I weighed in on the new scale...almost 8lbs heavier than last week. Uggh... surely my old scale was broken long before I knew it. Now I have no idea what success or failure I have had lol. I really am unsure what to do other than start over. Make a new goal.......and move forward. I have to tell you though, looking forward is not so hard... its the NOT looking BACK that is difficult. emoticon
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    You'r facing the right way. Keep on keeping on. emoticon
    1844 days ago
  • BEEJAY49
    Just keep walking forward! You know everything you do is for your benefit and anything will help. :) Hang in there!
    == ("")====("")== :) HUGS!
    1844 days ago
  • MARIANNE9855
    that's the main reason I pay for WWs- a neutral place to go get weighed every week and I don't even look at the scale at home. Drove me too crazy- plus I do get good ideas there most times. emoticon
    1844 days ago
    yes a bummer when the scales break.
    1844 days ago
    You know what to do, Mellie. emoticon
    1844 days ago
    How are your clothes fitting? If they are getting bigger, then you did lose. I have the same problem with my personal scales so quit getting on them and just weigh when I go to my TOPS meeting. I know those scales are correct. Just look forward and forget yesterday. ((HUGS))
    1844 days ago
    I hate it when scales do that!!! Never back always forward!! emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon
    1844 days ago
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