Joined December 2014
Weight History

Start Weight
297.0 lb
Lost so far: 46.5 lb

Current Weight
250.5 lb
Performance: losing 3.5 lb a week

Goal Weight
165.0 lb
Still to go: 85.5 lb
Mini-Goal is still 245 lbs just pushing the date to late this month.

Will reset RDI to 1538 on the 11th for the rest of this Challenge.

Every pound has been a challenge, but ultimate goal of 145 is closer now than it's been in the past decade.

jeannieselby's Weight History

jeannieselby's Latest Member Challenges

status: In Progress
currently: Week 4 of 10
end date: Monday 06 Nov 17
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  Lose Weight for 2017
status: Completed
ended: 30 Jan 17
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Online now mlakhatch
only visible to followers
Online now gokona
last weighin: steady Steady
Online now HCB
last weighin: steady Steady
Online now From371to184
on diet Atkins
last weighin: losing 8.1 lb a week Down

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FS Green Arrows
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6/4/16 - Golden Bull - Gaithersburg, MD
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Goal by Birthday
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5-31 Loki & me @ Phoenix Comicon 2015

5/16 Comic.con Hair

jeannieselby's Latest Posts

For the same reason that there are Dunkin Donuts, or Baskin Robbins shops located in the same shopping center and strategically located near all the gyms. They know their audience, and our weakness. Gotta love capitalism.
posted 22 Aug 2017, 12:23
Can't seem to stick to a diet
Sometimes you feel like a nut. Sometimes you don't!

Your home care lady sounds like a hoot!

I give out Fortune Cookies for Halloween. Personally don't care for them, but remember as a kid that I couldn't wait to open them up and find my "fortune".
posted 28 Sep 2016, 14:43
Looking for an internet friend to lose 50 lbs with
Best Wishes Charlyne! I recommend trying a FS Challenge or joining one of the FS groups. There's lots of support here, even for us under achievers and back sliders.
posted 06 Jul 2016, 18:53
Does anyone know how to get the pie chart that shows percentages to include Fiber?

My GI and Primary Care Dr's don't care about Carbohydrates or Protein only my fiber consumption. I'm supposed to get 37 daily, but am having a hard time tracking that.

Please let me know. Thanks.
posted 20 May 2015, 16:22
Negative comments
I'd prefer to think he was commenting on an actual cow at the farm. I'm giving him the benefit of a doubt, as I too have been accused of being rude to someone when I was talking about something else entirely. Not to say it doesn't happen as there are a plethora of inconsiderate asses out there.
posted 18 Mar 2015, 13:40
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19 September 2017

9/19/16 287!!! I will take comfort that I've lost 36.5 lbs since this same day 1 year ago. Happy Tuesday everyone.

18 September 2017

Grateful to see the scales move back in the right direction. Now to get back below the 250 barrier. Will be looking at surgery sometime in the near ...

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Ladies over 250 pounds (onset)
For women who weigh at least 250 pounds pre-diet

50's with 100+ lbs to Lose
50 somethings with over 100 pounds to lose.

Inner skinny 100+ lbs or more
Let's find our inner thin person together. Daily motivation and inspiration for those of us that have to lose 100+ or more.

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Announce your Birthday and set a Goal that you really want to reach by that date.

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