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Old 04-10-2010, 01:59 PM   #1
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Thumbs up Big mini goal- very excited

I almost didn't post this thread because I've been blathering about it all over the boards, but then I decided to do it anyway. I'm pretty happy.

Today I made a major mini-goal. I've lost 50 lbs, my 2nd 10%, and I'm halfway to my healthy weight goal (what I've called my intermediate goal) of 169. As an added bonus, I broke into the two-teens at the same time.

I already bought my self-reward (I posted about the pack and light jacket a week or so ago; bought them early b/c they were on sale).

I'm so happy, and proud of myself, and ready to keep going!
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Old 04-10-2010, 02:14 PM   #2
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Calluna, We started the same size and are the same height, may I ask what size jeans are you wearing? I am pear shape and in 18Ws but can get into 16W. What size do you think 169 will be? I havn't been under 200 since FOREVER.

BTW the 50# mark is HUGE! Congrates
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Old 04-10-2010, 02:19 PM   #3
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Congrats!! You are doing awesome!
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Old 04-10-2010, 02:40 PM   #4
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Fantastic! Congrats
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Old 04-10-2010, 02:44 PM   #5
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What a great milestone You have every right to be super proud!
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Old 04-10-2010, 03:59 PM   #6
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Oh wow!! That's fantastic!! 50 pounds to me is something pretty fantastic. How many people in the world can say they've lost 50 #'s. That's really a significant amount of weight and I'm jealous of your 50# chickie.
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Old 04-10-2010, 04:21 PM   #7
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Wonderful!!!!
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Old 04-10-2010, 05:19 PM   #8
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WOOT WOOT - that is awesome! Congrats and keep it going!
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Old 04-10-2010, 05:24 PM   #9
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Congrats!! That's a HUGE mini-goal!
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Old 04-10-2010, 05:28 PM   #10
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Old 04-10-2010, 06:33 PM   #11
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Thank you, ladies!!! It really does feel good - the achievement, having people to tell, and the affirmation. What a positive place this is.

mmiller, I was a size 12 at 170 lbs about 7 years ago (sigh). Right now I'm in an 18 or 18W, and I can button/zip my 16W pants. I would NOT wear the 16s out in public, though.
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Old 04-10-2010, 06:37 PM   #12
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50 lbs is not a minigoal babes! That is one MAJOR goal!!!!
AWESOME JOB!!!!!
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Old 04-11-2010, 08:56 AM   #13
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Fifty pounds is ENORMOUS! I think if you can lose fifty you can lose any amount!! Keep up the good work!
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Old 04-11-2010, 09:09 AM   #14
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Congratulations!!!!
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Old 04-11-2010, 09:55 AM   #15
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Holy milestones Batman! CongratulAtions!
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10% of start weight lost (193.5): 2/02/2010, 20% (172): 7/25/2010, 25% (161.25): 11/26/2010, 30% (150.5): ??, 40% (128.5): ??

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