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    shalak14 posted:
    So. I am currently new. I have been trying to lose weight since october 2013. I have never really cared about the way I have look and have always been very confident. I am losing weight so I feel better and I just started a relationship and want to look good for him as well. He is very supportive and encourages me when I try to be lazy. He even cooks me dinner that goes along with my diet. I have read every ones post from here to get that boost of I am not the only one trying. It's great to see so many people doing well in their journey.

    SW-270 CW-223.8 GW-145
    jis4judy responded:
    welcome shalak

    I am glad you find this forum helpful that's why some of us stay around after we remove the weight to help if we can someone else
    Hugs Judy
    SW 247 CW 150ish maintaining

    Remember the Gold is not in the prize it's in the Journey
    life may not be the Party we expected but while we are here we may as well dance

    rohvannyn responded:
    You've done pretty well so far, judging by your numbers! It's good to have you here. You will definitely find help and encouragement, so I hope you stick around! That's a really good reason to be losing weight.. to feel better! See, you won't get to your goal weight right away, but you can start feeling better almost immediately. Good luck to you!

    'Your focus determines your reality.' -QGJ

    'Try not. Only do.' - Y

    Post reboot starting weight: 192.4 Goal: 140
    mog1026 replied to rohvannyn's response:
    You're doing great! Welcome!
    Kathy SW 235.1 CW 212.6 GW 165

    Greedily she ingorg'd without restraint,
    And knew not eating Death
    Milton, Paradise Lost
    blondie454u responded:
    Hello and welcome!
    Amber CW 135-139 maintaining, SW 250. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things. 1Cor. 13:7
    totallywiggedout responded:
    Sorry shalak, just saw this cause Amber brought it back up top.... WELCOME!

    I envy you your cooking boyfriend. If he has time, does he also do windows? I may borrow him

    No, but really, it's nice that you have a support person on hand to help you through the rough times. It'll be a bit easier than if you had people running around asking what type of ice cream you bought this week and where the Doritos are, lol.

    Reboot weight April 7, 2014... 198
    Goal 6-9 lbs per month till goal of 135 attained

    You must learn a new way to think before you can master a new way to be. ---- Marianne Williamson
    parakeet210 replied to totallywiggedout's response:
    Welcome! Glad you found us!
    This moment is your life, choose to live it. Grab all the gusto you can!!!

    tweety 'keet'

    SW 264.0. GW. 170 CW 258.8

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