diieting with husband

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Gertrude1969

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Posted: 16 Jul 2012, 09:55
Mad Mad Mad He's lost 3 pounnds in 1 week, I didn't. What to do??????
fatoldlady

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Posted: 16 Jul 2012, 12:13
Get use to it. Men always lose weight easier than women. Could be their higher muscle content, could be because our bodies are made to store fat to nourish a baby when we become pregnant. Whatever it is he will always find it easier lose weight than you will.
kingkeld

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Posted: 16 Jul 2012, 12:58
Yup. Men generally lose weight faster than women. Get used to it, keep going. You'll get there. On the other hand, weight loss tend to show less on men, so you probably will get the compliments first. Smile

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Posted: 16 Jul 2012, 16:31
you can bitch about it and complain and get mad... you can even hit a pillow and write a sob story, paint a lovely angry picture...

And then you get over it Smile

It's unfair...they do three sit ups and lose 20 lbs, we do 300 situps to lose 2 lbs... oh well.

The good news is men's clothing are ugly and shapeless... women's skinny clothes are fab and sexy! Very Happy

sooo... with that in mind, keep going and you'll see results soon enough! Very Happy
arse2

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Posted: 16 Jul 2012, 19:42
take him out for a few beers to reward him ( and have a sparkling water yourself)

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kingkeld

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Posted: 16 Jul 2012, 23:53
LOL @ arse2. You really live up to your user name. How about force feeding him sugar and fat in his sleep? Very Happy

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- Kingkeld.
"You wouldn't worry so much about what others think of you if you realized how seldom they do.
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"Do. Or do not. There is no trying."
- Master Yoda.

I went from morbidly obese to being the owner of TABDIG - a weight loss coaching service that helps people worldwide losing weight. It's been an amazing journey. From October 4th 2010 to April 3rd 2012 I lost half my body weight - 80 kilos/170 lbs. Since then, I have had two cosmetic surgeries to remove excess skin. I have now quadrupled my strength, gained several kilos in muscle mass, and today I focus on building muscle, optimizing my diet, living healthy and helping people to reach the very same goals. I am stronger, healthier, thinner, happier! If you feel that you need help losing weight, don't hesitate to send me an inbox message.
BessieGrace

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Posted: 17 Jul 2012, 09:51
Yep, so not fair, but men do loose faster and eaiser. They naturally have more muscle mass so therefore burn more calories than women do. I lost 3 last week, my husband lost 9 on the Advocare Cleanse. Sad
Marlboro Man

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Posted: 17 Jul 2012, 11:25
cnith2 wrote:
It's unfair...they do three sit ups and lose 20 lbs, we do 300 situps to lose 2 lbs... oh well.

because we all know it's sit-ups that govern weight loss and not a negative caloric balance...
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yendor72

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Posted: 17 Jul 2012, 15:47
I wish it were always true. My wife has passed me up by about 15lbs, and we have the same diet. Sad



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