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Old 02-03-2013, 03:25 PM   #46
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Hi all! Seems like a good place this!
I am 78 and have fybromyalgia too with other ailments that leave me somewhat disabled. So exercising is not in my capabilities other than a very slow hobbly walking! ..
My weight has been rather stuck for quite a while but I am keeping to my calorie count diet and hoping that it will decide to shift again soon.... ever hopeful!?! ..
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Old 02-03-2013, 04:47 PM   #47
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Welcome Emaline29 and I wish you well and happy trails on your journey. Are you able to swim? I know that there is a workout on PBS I see every once in a while for people with Pain. I know that you are going to do great! I am glad that you are joining us.
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Old 02-04-2013, 05:28 AM   #48
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G'day everyone, and welcome to the new, I hope everyone is doing well and staying focused and keeping on track, I have been good the last couple of days, and I have a weigh in tomorrow.
I have been busy studying so that is always good when I study I forget about food. Keep up the good work all, and it is great that we are all in this together and I have gained so much motivation and inspiration here so far
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Old 02-04-2013, 08:06 AM   #49
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Goodmorning everyone! I hope everyone enjoyed their weekend. I was good as well, Julie. I stayed on plan, even though the Superbowl was on and there was lots of junk food floating around my home for the game. I have my weigh-in today, and I'm uploading my progress photos. I've lost a lot this month, and I hope that the progress is reflected in the pictures.

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Old 02-05-2013, 07:54 AM   #50
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Uggh. I'm up one pound, back to 217. The progress photos didn't show what I thought they would (I can't see too much of a difference). What a bummer! Anyway, here's to a better day today.

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Old 02-05-2013, 09:42 AM   #51
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Hang in there Rob. I'm down 15 and not seeing any real difference either, but I have found a few things that do seem to fit not quite as snugly. I find that I have to get to a full 10% loss before I notice much of a difference - and almost twice that to legitimately move down a size in clothing.
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Old 02-05-2013, 05:08 PM   #52
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Thanks, April. It's just disappointment rearing its ugly head that's all. Ironically, when I committed to doing monthly photo updates on my blog, it was for this reason. I thought that if I failed to meet goals and/or expectations, it was for all to see. Now it's time to double down for March.
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Old 02-05-2013, 08:44 PM   #53
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Hello everyone , I hope everyone is feeling motivated and focused today. Rob I wouldn't beat yourself up over a pound, it could be fluid weight, and I know you will do better next weigh in. My weigh in wasn't to good either, I didn't gain but I didn't lose either, oh well next week is another time. I just had a lovely Thai Curry Tuna and Veggie stir Fry for lunch, and I have a had a good morning studying.

Take care, stay safe and be happy everyone
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Thanks, Julie. I have to keep this in perspective, and it's only a pound. Your lunch sounds yummy!

Have a great day all!
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Old 02-07-2013, 09:34 AM   #55
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Argh!! Up and Down and Up and Down on this darn scale. Argh!! It is very frustrating and makes you want to throw your hands up in the air (oh wait... if I do that then I can put weights in those hands LOL) and Eat eat eat. Argh. I more day to see if it will go back in the right direction tomorrow. Just need to do this today. Mantra....
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Old 02-07-2013, 04:53 PM   #56
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I'm with you. I have a love/hate relationship with my scale. Sometimes I approach it gingerly, softly stepping up on it in an effort to weigh less! lol
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Old 02-07-2013, 08:56 PM   #57
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I keep hoping I will scare it! Like it does me
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Old 02-09-2013, 09:23 AM   #58
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Well after going down 1 up 1 down 1/2 and then up 2 (argh) finally it that darn devil box moved to a lower number.. I think I stared it down LOLOL
Looking forward to the next battle with that devil box
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I bounced up this week - finally back down to just .2 over my ticker, and hopefully, I'll see some actual loss for my "official" WI tomorrow.

and at "devil box"!!
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Old 02-10-2013, 06:49 PM   #60
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hello everyone, it seems like we are all on an a yo yo string at the moment, at my weigh in last Wednesday I was up 500grms thats about half a kilo, I put it down to water weight well that is my excuse and I am sticking to it . Here is hoping that we all have a better week this week, good luck to all, take care, stay safe and be happy
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