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Old 06-28-2006, 02:31 AM   #1
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Hi all!

I was going through old pictures tonight and found a really scary one ( a rarity since not many "before" pics exist). Then, a friend sent me a picture from a party this weekend. Looking at them side by side, I nearly fell over. It's crazy how much difference a year can make!

Anyway, I wanted to share, since y'all are such a huge inspiration to me every day! Thanks for helping me on my journey!! I don't post often, but I read all the time.

Cheers!
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Old 06-28-2006, 04:06 AM   #2
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Hi Paula,
There sure is a difference in the pictures. You look really good!!!! Did you follow a special diet or your own?How did you keep from getting discouraged? I'm trying but not real hard, staying pretty much away from sweets.When I see before and after pictures it really helps. Keep up the good work and sorry for all the questions. I see you live in the bay area,I'm in Fremont
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Old 06-28-2006, 05:12 AM   #3
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Wow! Awesome! So rewarding! Thanks for sharing, my biggest boost and inspiration is always the before and afters!

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Old 06-28-2006, 05:50 AM   #4
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You look Fan-Tab-U-Lous!! It must feel amazing ! You go girl!! Almost there!
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Old 06-28-2006, 06:20 AM   #5
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Sizzlin'! You are smokin' hot!! Way to go, everyone here is so proud of you!!
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Uau !!! you look amazing !! thanks for sharing the pictures with us !
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WOW!! Your hard work has paid off so much!! Congrats!!
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Old 06-28-2006, 08:32 AM   #8
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amazing! you look like you've lost more then you have. if you don't mind me asking.. do you have much loose skin?

tell us just one thing has made you successful! please!!
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Old 06-28-2006, 08:33 AM   #9
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Wow Paula you look amazing.
Thanks for sharing the pics. It is always very motivating for me when I see others before and after.
Keep up the good work
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Old 06-28-2006, 09:03 AM   #10
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Hi there,

I always feel very inspired by the before and afters too, but I also agree with the person above who pointed out that you also looked very pretty in your before picture. I can't remember who you are, but I am glad you said that!

I don't have very many current photos of myself. Interestingly, I succumbed to the camera this past weekend for this very reason, so that I could also have at least one "before".

Great work in your success. You look fantastic.

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Wow, what a difference! You do look beautiful in both pics!
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Old 06-28-2006, 10:22 AM   #12
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Wow! You look great! Altho you looked great before too ... but you've done so well with your weight loss. CONGRATS!
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Wow Paula you look like 2 totally different people. Great job It's amazing how different everyone looks when they lose weight their face changes so much .
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You look great CONGRATS What an inspiration.
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Old 06-28-2006, 11:07 AM   #15
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Great job Paula! You look lovely in both the before and the after picture.
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