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Joined: Aug 08
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Posted: 27 Aug 2008, 09:12
3 months down and 3 months to go. I started on June 1st at 248 pounds with the intention of getting my BMI into the healthy range which is 200 lbs for someone my height. My downfall has always been eating out which was almost a hobby of mine and caused me to balloon from 205 when I was in the military up to 248 in about 2 years. My first 3 months went pretty well as I was eating much better at home and exercising 4-6 times per week by jogging and lifting weights, but about 2 weeks ago, I become frustrated, hence the reason for searching for inspiration. I had dropped to 221 just last Saturday, then went out to eat twice over the weekend and gained 7 pounds! Ugh. Anyway, I'm going on a cruise beginning Nov 19 and would very much like to be below my max healthy BMI by that date. Hopefully, all goes well!

Joined: Apr 11
Posts: 11

Posted: 03 Apr 2011, 07:32
I did 40 lbs in 5 months at age 33 on Body for Life. Also did 40 lbs in 4 months at age 26 on BFL. BFL works.

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Been banting for almost a month now, no kg's lost :shock: , BUT feeling great and definitely losing cm's. ;)
by Stella 21 on 13 Oct 15 01:46 AM
I had no ideas my diet was causing so much harm
yup in nz we call swisss chard silverbeet ;) I had never heard of chard before until I started googling
by AKRSAR on 12 Oct 15 10:21 PM
I am not to sure how to figure out the Kcal.
on what?
by howzat4u on 12 Oct 15 06:54 PM
Stating out!
Welcome and good luck :) dont forget to log calories in liquids also, they add up more than you might think
by howzat4u on 12 Oct 15 06:19 PM
Starting over.
Thank you for all the great advice.I am not going to give up.It is nice to talk to people who know where I am coming from.Thanks again.
by getfit1959 on 12 Oct 15 04:14 PM