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qtdarkie

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Posted: 03 Jan 2013, 06:51
Ok - so I am at 226 pounds today. My goal is to be under 200 by the end of March. I hope I can do it! Wish me luck...
kingkeld

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Posted: 03 Jan 2013, 08:03
Of course you can do it. If you are determined to reach your goal, and you put the needed effort into it, you WILL reach it. Smile
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qtdarkie

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Posted: 04 Jan 2013, 06:51
Thanks for the encouragement kingkeld. I appreciate it! Smile
jonnybadback

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Posted: 04 Jan 2013, 06:54
You can do it. record everything good and bad... And good luck
Wyattj99

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Posted: 04 Jan 2013, 07:14
Oh yes I can see that you can do that!!! It is hard work but when you look back you will realize how easy it was a well. Good Luck on this new journey Smile
1st Goal: 150 lbs
2nd Goal: 135 lbs
3rd Goal: 125 lbs


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Posted: 04 Jan 2013, 10:16
Good Luck on your journey
qtdarkie

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Posted: 05 Jan 2013, 15:58
Thanks for the advice and good wishes from all of you. It means a lot. @ Wyattj99, I can hardly wait to get to the end of the road and look back with a smile as you said! Smile
Wyattj99

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Posted: 05 Jan 2013, 16:45
qtdarkie wrote:
Thanks for the advice and good wishes from all of you. It means a lot. @ Wyattj99, I can hardly wait to get to the end of the road and look back with a smile as you said! Smile


That is an AWESOME Positive attitude!!! Love it!!!
1st Goal: 150 lbs
2nd Goal: 135 lbs
3rd Goal: 125 lbs


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flagchic

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Posted: 05 Jan 2013, 17:44
You got this! Just keep focused and motivated!
CCDiva

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Posted: 06 Jan 2013, 21:46
Cool QTDarkie, we are about the same weight with similar goals. On Day 2 (last load day) I was at 226.8 and working to be under 200 by the beginning of February. Right now I'm on Day 7 and down 9.2lbs.

However I'm sort of bummed. My LIW on R5 was 209.8 and I had gotten as low as 207.2, but during P3-P4 I gained 6lbs then another 11 on my load days. (Had a hard time stabilizing and had gotten up to 230 during the break, but with many correction days was happy I got 15lbs off at least). But I'm rather pleased that I've stayed on track very well so far, no cheating. I'm doing my best to make sure this is my last round! Smile

FlagChic: We also have similarities. When I did Atkins I was at 260 (but unfortunately regained it all back and then some due to...life) and my goal is around 183. Cheers to all of us losing!!
Corrinn

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Posted: 07 Jan 2013, 11:05
You can do it! Your action of setting a goal is a great start!!
qtdarkie

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Posted: 07 Jan 2013, 16:35
Diva, you can't look back and worry about that stuff. The point is that you have made a fresh start. Great job losing those 9 lbs. I am only going to weigh in once a week so I have my first weigh in on Friday. Can't wait to see what the scale says...

Corinn, I'm taking it one step at a time. Don't want to be too disappointed if things don't go the way I want them to. I am going to give it a helluva shot though Smile



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