This Challenge ended 3 years ago

About this Challenge:

Winter is the hardest season to lose weight!
Wait for spring (and pray the rodent doesn't see a shadow) let's hit a goal!

Final Challenge Progress Results

Cindy Thompson Total Progress: 9.14 %  (Down 18.0 lb)
shaydon Total Progress: 8.00 %  (Down 18.0 lb)
nlosch Total Progress: 6.85 %  (Down 10.0 lb)
Hpeguy Total Progress: 5.83 %  (Down 14.0 lb)
crystalp78 Total Progress: 5.39 %  (Down 10.0 lb)
LHS Total Progress: 4.93 %  (Down 7.0 lb)
SassyMomOf4 Total Progress: 4.84 %  (Down 9.0 lb)
balcy24 Total Progress: 4.59 %  (Down 13.6 lb)
GMA2KD Total Progress: 4.39 %  (Down 10.0 lb)
kikbaknrelax Total Progress: 4.28 %  (Down 6.6 lb)
ALICATSDRAGON Total Progress: 4.26 %  (Down 10.0 lb)
pagerk Total Progress: 3.90 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
lilmontanagrl Total Progress: 3.61 %  (Down 10.5 lb)
janaldw Total Progress: 3.47 %  (Down 5.2 lb)
Margaret1964 Total Progress: 3.46 %  (Down 7.5 lb)
sunigir73 Total Progress: 3.39 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
Twins4Emily Total Progress: 3.37 %  (Down 5.8 lb)
slb719 Total Progress: 3.36 %  (Down 4.6 lb)
Tummies Total Progress: 3.33 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
babsjones Total Progress: 3.31 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
FSM Total Progress: 2.97 %  (Down 8.4 lb)
MrLemur Total Progress: 2.83 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
chattycathy1955 Total Progress: 2.80 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
chunkybar Total Progress: 2.72 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
labmom2 Total Progress: 2.58 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
weightandsee Total Progress: 2.56 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
mjn0706 Total Progress: 2.55 %  (Down 4.5 lb)
Bunday Total Progress: 2.40 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
hubbarsc Total Progress: 2.38 %  (Down 5.6 lb)
angelgirly1992 Total Progress: 2.30 %  (Down 3.9 lb)
jesspinky1 Total Progress: 2.17 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
MrsWitzke Total Progress: 2.17 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
Mayob Total Progress: 2.15 %  (Down 2.8 lb)
WebClaire Total Progress: 1.97 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
katgal473 Total Progress: 1.84 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
cbjorn Total Progress: 1.83 %  (Down 2.8 lb)
Godiva T Total Progress: 1.71 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
sharonfriz Total Progress: 1.69 %  (Down 2.8 lb)
rlorson Total Progress: 1.53 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
maryjara1 Total Progress: 1.52 %  (Down 2.6 lb)
TashaAdriana Total Progress: 1.28 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
BodybyKim Total Progress: 1.22 %  (Down 1.8 lb)
MIZZ LIZA Total Progress: 1.20 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
fmramsay Total Progress: 1.15 %  (Down 2.6 lb)
csrchic Total Progress: 1.14 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
EbonyStar Total Progress: 1.04 %  (Down 1.5 lb)
bazingo Total Progress: 0.89 %  (Down 1.2 lb)
vmwtax Total Progress: 0.83 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
sharbear Total Progress: 0.78 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
ashliewinner Total Progress: 0.77 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
Dnl.lnt Total Progress: 0.73 %  (Down 1.2 lb)
kcrane Total Progress: 0.55 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
ShortNSexy Total Progress: 0.51 %  (Down 0.7 lb)
stickin-with-it Total Progress: 0.49 %  (Down 1.2 lb)
krystynecar Total Progress: 0.48 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
mrsmadhoun Total Progress: 0.47 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
onmyway115 Total Progress: 0.16 %  (Down 0.2 lb)
Day4284 Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
BunnyRunny Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
Danise Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
jadeunicorn Total Progress: 0.12 %  (Up 0.2 lb)
akaibutterfly Total Progress: 0.22 %  (Up 0.2 lb)
AlgaeGirl Total Progress: 0.30 %  (Up 0.5 lb)
Zooles Total Progress: 0.43 %  (Up 1.0 lb)
tarabeann Total Progress: 0.54 %  (Up 1.0 lb)
Jcnlv1 Total Progress: 1.29 %  (Up 2.0 lb)
kiowa86 Total Progress: 1.35 %  (Up 4.4 lb)
bonniep Total Progress: 1.43 %  (Up 2.4 lb)
neela30 Total Progress: 2.48 %  (Up 3.5 lb)
Jamie.McKinney Total Progress: 3.10 %  (Up 4.6 lb)

Completed Mini-Challenges

Weeks 1 to 2

Watch those calories! Keep a journal!

Guidelines:
Did you keep a journal every day?
81% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 31 Jan 11 by krystynecar
"for the most part, was sick for a few days and recorded on paper instead ..."
Failed: 31 Jan 11 by sunigir73
"just mindful of what I'm eating"
Failed: 31 Jan 11 by Twins4Emily
"I hate keeping track. Blaa, I can't seem to motivate myself in that way."
Failed: 30 Jan 11 by cbjorn
"I paid attention, but I did not write them down"


Weeks 2 to 3

Our Cups overflow!

Guidelines:
Drink at least the "golden" eight a day!
70% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Failed: 07 Feb 11 by mjn0706
"Still working on this one!"
Successful: 04 Feb 11 by AlgaeGirl
"I've got a stainless steel water bottle at my desk, I have a Nalgene b ..."
Successful: 01 Feb 11 by krystynecar
"carry water all the time now! all the running to the bathroom helps burn ..."
Successful: 25 Jan 11 by Danise
"drank 8-10 glasses of water daily"


Weeks 3 to 4

Happy Valentine's Day --Love yourself

Guidelines:
Write down one thing everyday that you love about yourself...right now...just the way you are!
52% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Failed: 14 Feb 11 by shaydon
"Completely forgot about this aspect of the challenge. Oops."
Successful: 11 Feb 11 by AlgaeGirl
"My legs are pretty strong...I can walk or ride my bike for hours and not ..."
Successful: 10 Feb 11 by angelgirly1992
"i am loved."
Successful: 09 Feb 11 by sunigir73
"long legs, a great smile"


Weeks 4 to 5

Halfway baby!

Guidelines:
Reflect on the first half...write an honest "confessional" about what has been hard, or easy so far....
65% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 21 Feb 11 by akaibutterfly
"I love raisins. Especially when I'm watching Gossip Girls or something ..."
Successful: 11 Feb 11 by AlgaeGirl
"The hardest part of this has been figuring out how much I should be ea ..."
Successful: 10 Feb 11 by angelgirly1992
"the hardest part has been the food. exercising more is no problem, but ..."
Successful: 09 Feb 11 by sunigir73
"It's hard to watch my kids eat Mickey D fries"


Weeks 5 to 6

Kick it up! Work up a sweat!

Guidelines:
Get in a quality 30 minutes at least 4 days this week!
60% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Failed: 28 Feb 11 by mjn0706
"2 days...I was sick"
Successful: 21 Feb 11 by akaibutterfly
"I've been working out at least an hour everyday!! woohoo!!!"


Weeks 6 to 7

Make it your own

Guidelines:
What was hardest for you? What do you still need to work on? This is an INDIVIDUAL challenge only YOU can decide if you met it!
66% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Failed: 06 Mar 11 by akaibutterfly
"I actully had a bar of 72% chocolate, vowed to not each much during the ..."


Weeks 7 to 8

Give up the scale

Guidelines:
No weighing in...I am an everyday checker...no weighing in till the end...SUPRISE!
33% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Failed: 10 Mar 11 by bonniep
"have to see progress."
Failed: 06 Mar 11 by akaibutterfly
"I'm too curious!! T_T"


Latest Challenge Posts

Good Luck
Everybody!
by MCG3514 on 05 Feb 11 10:47 PM
Hello
I'm Marie, and just wanted to say hello! I haven't posted anything really, but I wanted to at least a note. I am drinking a lot of water and exercising very well, so I hope to have a good final ...
by MCG3514 on 05 Feb 11 10:44 PM
Survey
I'm a little late in posting (been busy), but here's my info: Name: Lori Age: 31 Male or Female: Female Location: Wisconsin Describe your current/ high/ goal weight any way you would like: Right ...
by jadeunicorn on 28 Jan 11 06:14 PM
Welcome!
I also gave myself a break weekend! Ahh!!! But I'm stepping on the scale and facing what kind of damage I did. I've never joined a challenge so hopefully this gives me the kick in the butt I need.
by Twins4Emily on 17 Jan 11 09:51 AM
Getting Geared up!
WELCOME AGAIN! PLEASE READ! I cannot express how excited I am to have so many joining this challenge! I am a very hands on leader, and will offer whatever help/support/or assistance you need! Message ...
by Chestnutlass on 11 Jan 11 04:01 PM

Recent Challenge Participant Activity

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 Challenge Ended

This challenge ended on Tuesday 15 March 2011.

The posting of Topics and Photos, and Participation in this challenge is available to All fatsecret Participants.

Challenge Info

status: Completed
ended: 14 Mar 11
duration: 8 Weeks
reporting: Once a Week
participants: 125
privacy: Public
administrators: Chestnutlass
created: 07 January 2011

All Mini-challenges:

1. Watch those calories! Keep a journal! ( weeks 1 to 2 )
2. Our Cups overflow! ( weeks 2 to 3 )
3. Happy Valentine's Day --Love yourself ( weeks 3 to 4 )
4. Halfway baby! ( weeks 4 to 5 )
5. Kick it up! Work up a sweat! ( weeks 5 to 6 )
6. Make it your own ( weeks 6 to 7 )
7. Give up the scale ( weeks 7 to 8 )


Rolling Challenge Performance:

The week to week running total weight lost

Week 8:

All Participants 1.16 %  (Down 267.8 lb)

Week 7:

All Participants 1.09 %  (Down 252.1 lb)

Week 6:

All Participants 1.05 %  (Down 242.8 lb)

Week 5:

All Participants 0.98 %  (Down 226.9 lb)

Week 4:

All Participants 0.93 %  (Down 215.0 lb)

Week 3:

All Participants 0.78 %  (Down 179.7 lb)

Week 2:

All Participants 0.66 %  (Down 151.0 lb)

Week 1:

All Participants 0.31 %  (Down 71.5 lb)

Latest Photos



aug 2010 Before (can't wait to take some after pics!)
by Dnl.lnt
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hallie: 1/14/11 :)
by mrsmadhoun
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Before around 172lbs 1/9/11
by Twins4Emily
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Caught and ate the turkey by myself-180lb.
by sunigir73
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