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Old 11-04-2006, 09:39 AM   #1
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Default Happy Scale Victory: NOT OBESE ANYMORE!

This morning, to my surprise, the scale read 179!!!!!!!
3 times!!!!!

For a 5í5Ē woman, that is technically not obese anymore!!! (Yes, thatís according to the BMI charts. They are flawed, yes, but it was a goal).

I normally weigh on Mondays, and given that this number was a bit of a surprise, I expect that by Monday my weight will be up again. But you know what?? Iím calling this goal DONE. Even if I go up, Iíll go back down again.

So, whatís next? When I first set this goal I never imagined Iíd be able to go further, but it turns out Iím not done. Iím just now getting into weight lifting more seriously and can see my body changing more, getting stronger. My next goal is 165Ö and then weíll see.
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Old 11-04-2006, 09:42 AM   #2
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We demand new pictures! You are an awesome lady Heather and I admire you so much!
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Old 11-04-2006, 09:43 AM   #3
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heh. It's funny you should say that -- I was already thinking I should get my husband to get the camera out!!
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Old 11-04-2006, 09:46 AM   #4
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Wyllenn that is awesome! So happy & proud for you! And I agree, pictures are a must!
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Old 11-04-2006, 09:52 AM   #5
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way to go! what an accomplishment! i agree with everyone else--you'll have to post pictures!
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Old 11-04-2006, 10:05 AM   #6
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Heather - Congratulations! You are such an inspiration!!! Most definitely new pictures!
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Old 11-04-2006, 10:18 AM   #7
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What an inspiration! You for sure must get pictures! WTG!
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Old 11-04-2006, 10:25 AM   #8
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WOW~!!! I'm all teared up.....our starting weights are so similar....that's incredible. I'm so proud of you. You totally inspire me! YOU ROCK!!!!!!!!!!!
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Old 11-04-2006, 11:26 AM   #9
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Congratulations Heather on the milestone ~ awesome!!
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Old 11-04-2006, 11:52 AM   #10
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Thanks everyone --

And Michelle, you're not doing too shabby either!!!
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Old 11-04-2006, 12:24 PM   #11
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way to go i am so happy for you!
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Old 11-04-2006, 12:41 PM   #12
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Heather, let me add my . You are truly an inspiration to us all. You are proof that this can be done and be done sanely. I am so happy for you!
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Old 11-04-2006, 01:00 PM   #13
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Way to go, Heather! I am so proud of you.

Yes... Pictures... we demand pictures!!
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Old 11-04-2006, 03:40 PM   #14
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WOO HOO .... WTG Heather!! Im looking forward to getting into the Obese range lol ... and I know I would like to get to the non obese range .. but Im not sure how thin that would make me cos I really dont want my bones stickin out lol ... but you definitely do inspire one to give it a go!!

Soooo well done .. and I am sure you can reach whatever other goal you set for yourself too
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Old 11-04-2006, 03:44 PM   #15
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Now ... tell us how you did that.
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