Support Groups - Short Chicks--July~Sept 08




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Shay
07-01-2008, 12:06 AM
Our group has waxed and waned over time. Please join us in supporting each other along this weight loss journey!


teacher1
07-01-2008, 10:56 AM
Shay- did you ever get your check? I'm off to shop for decorations for the new house.

Shay
07-01-2008, 01:31 PM
Yep, got it last week. Now I need to go & spend it. My mom loves to shop but she was iffy about shopping over the holiday weekend. My friend that I shop with every July 4th weekend is in Cali right now. So we will see what mom wants to do.


Gracesmommy
07-01-2008, 06:04 PM
Hi,

of course, I would end up joining you guys right at the transition to a new thread.

I have a mini goal in mind... I find that cause I am short a small amount of weight can really change my dress size. I am planning on a very well behaved July, because the first weekend in August is sales tax holiday. Do any of you guys have a sales tax holiday this summer?

teacher1
07-02-2008, 01:42 PM
i don't think we have sales tax holidays in kansas. what does that involve? One things about being home during the summer is i'm spending so much money. i need to get that in control.

Shay
07-02-2008, 05:59 PM
Gracesmommy--We have tax holidays here but I have no idea when. Re: dress size and being short--We definately have different issues when it comes to being short & overweight or in my case morbidly obese. 200lbs looks like 225-250 on a short person. We have to get down to an almost ridiculous weight just to be considered normal, etc. I've decided I may be happy with 150.

Shay
07-02-2008, 06:00 PM
Oh yeah, TOM may derail my shopping trip this weekend. He is wreaking havoc right now!

teacher1
07-03-2008, 03:59 PM
hi all- any big plans for the 4th? I'm going to the boyfriend's family house for lunch then to my parents for dinner and watching fireworks. I'm a little nervous how my puppy will deal with all the fireworks. We planning on taking him everywhere we go tomorrow.

Gracesmommy
07-03-2008, 04:12 PM
We are having people over to grill out for the fourth. I am going to marinate some boneless skinless chicken breasts tonight and offer fruit and veggies platters so that I don't get too tempetted by the peanut m and m's.

Shay
07-03-2008, 06:30 PM
My BF wants to go down to the mall, dc, to watch the fireworks. I don't know if I want to deal with that madhouse.

teacher1
07-04-2008, 11:05 AM
Happy 4th everyone!!! Have a wonderful and safe day!!!

teacher1
07-05-2008, 10:12 AM
ahh, yesterday was family fun day. today i'm off to see a movie with my brother and sister.

Shay
07-06-2008, 11:45 AM
teacher1--Sounds like you are having a lot of fun!

Well TOM prevented me from shopping this weekend. I will aim to do it next weekend.

teacher1
07-09-2008, 10:16 AM
This week has been rainy and cloudy. Tonight the puppy has training class.

Shay
07-12-2008, 05:46 PM
Well I finally went shopping. I did a combo of online, catalog, and in store shopping. I got a few pairs of jeans, capris, and shorts. I also got some tops. I need more tops. I feel like I have a lot of bottoms but few tops to pick from.

teacher1
07-13-2008, 02:38 PM
Congrats on the new clothes Shay.

It's so hot here. I think the DB and I are heading to the movies this afternoon.

Shay
07-20-2008, 05:56 PM
What movie did you and BF see?

All clothes ordered from online and catalogs have arrived and everything fits. I'm excited about that. I have to calm myself down and stop shopping for now.

teacher1
07-20-2008, 09:19 PM
Well it was my boyfriend's pick so we saw Hellboy. It's not my kind of movie but my DB enjoyed it.

The summer is flying by.

Shay- How's work going? Is it still busy?