Moshie
Joined April 2010
Posts
136
Following
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Followers
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Weight History

Start Weight
200.0 lb
Lost so far: 0 lb

Current Weight
200.0 lb
Performance: Steady

Goal Weight
150.0 lb
Still to go: 50.0 lb

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  8 Cups a Day
status: Completed
ended: 29 Aug 10
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  The White Stuff
status: Completed
ended: 16 Jul 10
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HCB
last weighin: steady Steady
 
helenapatra
last weighin: gaining 0.4 lb a week Up
mskazmii
last weighin: losing 0.7 lb a week Down
 
shellie77
last weighin: losing 7.2 lb a week Down



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Just my introduction
Welcome to FS! I've been on here for a while and it's really helped me, I hope you find it helpful, too!
posted 02 Oct 2010, 00:49
Supporting group...
I agree with Ceebee's assessment of your bf; your partner should be someone who supports you and helps raise your spirits, not someone who brings you down. It is cruel and wrong and you deserve better. And please know that you are valuable and lovable JUST THE WAY YOU ARE. First and foremost, the reason to lose weight should be because you want to do something better for YOUR health.

As to not having support, I can relate, although not because everyone is thin. In my family, everybody is fat. My parents are of the mindset that "not eating" = DEATH. And for them, eating healthy is an alien concept. I've lost count of how many times I've had talks with my mom to reassure her that I'm not anorexic or insane, and that what I'm doing will benefit my life. At times, she seems to buy it. At others, not so much. Oh, and she keeps buying me crap to eat. Just yesterday she brought me red velvet muffin/cupcakes and pudding cups. When I told her I wouldn't eat them and to please give them to someone who would, she was offended. So, yes, I know all about not feeling supported by those closest to you. It stinks.

One piece of advice I will give you is to use this site to the fullest. As in, input your meals and your weight, and pay close attention to the actual content of the food you are eating. I've learned SO MUCH doing this. It's helped me learn what sorts of foods I should be eating and also helped me figure out healthy snacks/etc. that keep me feeling full but don't overwhelm me with excess calories. The other thing is something you're already doing, which is to reach out to FA members by participating in the forums. It's amazing how supportive everyone is here.

Finally, please remember that weight loss is not a momentary thing, but a lifelong journey. If you're anything like me, you have to basically learn a new way of living your life. It takes time, and persistence, and patience.

Good luck, and major internet hugs.
posted 02 Sep 2010, 21:57
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20 April 2011

I haven't been very good about keeping journal entries. I'm writing one now, because it's almost been a year since I started using this site to keep track ...
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02 September 2010

Have officially started the C25K program! Yesterday was day 2 of Week 1, if that makes any sense. Tomorrow will be day 3. I won't be able to do it ...
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