Diea

Start Weight:(17 May 12) 227.0 lb
Current Weight:(26 Mar 15) 150.5 lb
Goal Weight:127.0 lb
following: Diea's own diet
performance: losing 4.4 lb a week

In late 2011, I weighed 227 pounds and was diagnosed with liver function failure. I was told that if I did not change my lifestyle, I would get gall stones and would eventually need my gall bladder removed. I got effin scared! I don't want to be cut open at all. This bad news totally motivated me to lose weight.

I read like a dozen books on diet and exercise and steadily lost about two pounds a week. My goal was to ultimately shed 100 pounds. Well, I lost 82 pounds, got to 145 and got a bit… sidetracked. My motivation to lose weight flew out the window and I got comfortable in a size 9. I really think that wearing dresses sized at a single number did miracles for me. I was so happy... so happy that I lost focus and stopped losing weight. This was at the end of 2012.

Well, hello 160 pounds and 2014. Am I gaining it back? I best not! I think it's time to get back on the bandwagon and lose the last 33 pounds before I have to start buying size 20 again! :O

FatSecret member since: 17 May 12

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Diea's Latest Member Challenges

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  Water we love you
status: Completed
ended: 12 May 14
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  Sassy Sistas~~Slim by Spring
status: Completed
ended: 18 Apr 14
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Diea's Buddies

Online now lettygaylor
last weighin: losing 0.4 lb a week Down
 
Online now Instantcrazy
last weighin: losing 1.0 lb a week Down
Online now PepperMill
last weighin: steady Steady
 
Deb_N
last weighin: losing 0.2 lb a week Down



Diea's Latest Posts

Does Wine Help With Weight Loss?
I think it depends how far you are in your weight loss. If you still have a lot to go, I wouldn't play with wine. Who knows what's right, but I know everyone's body is different and will react differently to things that seem obviously good or bad for your weight loss journey. I wouldn't have messed with alcohol at all in the beginning when 100 pounds seemed like a ing road. I would now since I'm closer to my goal, although some people would argue that I should keep to the straight arrow. I have a drink or two here and there now, approximating like 1-2 drinks a month. Some self-reflections might help you in deciding, maybe?
posted 03 Dec 2014, 23:06
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26 March 2015

I am not surprised. I've been sick for days.
on diet Diea's own diet  losing 4.4 lb a week

22 March 2015

I just returned from spring break in Hawai'i. I was expecting a higher weight gain, so I'm happy that it's only a 3 pound gain! I want to do my stats ...
on diet Diea's own diet  gaining 1.4 lb a week

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Diea recorded a Journal Entry and a Weigh In at 150.5 lb.
Diea recorded a Journal Entry and a Weigh In at 153.0 lb.
Diea and Instantcrazy are now buddies.
Diea supported amyb713's Journal Entry.

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