South Beach Diet - Patting myself on the back

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03-31-2009, 10:26 PM
So I don't want to seem self-centered, but I need to crow to someone, and there is only so much that DBF can handle :^::^::^:

I am involved in a "Biggest Loser" competition at work, and back on January 5 I gave my Q1 goal loss as 15 pounds... and today, on the last day of March... 15 pounds!!! As a department (there are five of us in the competition), we've lost 55+ pounds... it really was so inspiring for everyone involved.

So I decided to treat myself with a quick shopping trip... it was my first real shopping since starting to lose... AMAZING. I was still in my old mindset, so I was expecting things to be too small that were actually way too big. I bought three pairs of pants in a size that I haven't seen since high school!!!

Incidentally, I've dropped two pant sizes... but my bra measurements haven't budged. I am comically top-heavy, and becoming more and more disproportionate by the day as my backside shrinks and my top doesn't. So fingers crossed that's the next to start disappearing!!!

03-31-2009, 11:53 PM
Way to go SD! You're doing awesome!!!!

Getting Right
04-01-2009, 12:13 AM
WOO HOO! You go girl!

04-01-2009, 12:40 AM

I think you deserve a pat on the back!!!
Here's one from me!!:woohoo:

04-01-2009, 08:37 AM
WOW! That's awesome!

04-01-2009, 08:46 AM
Congratulations on achieving your goal, Swandive! :broc: :carrot: :broc:

04-01-2009, 09:03 AM
Who better to crow too than the chicks? Great job! Many would envy your weight loss pattern - for me the boobs were the first to go, bootie last. :(

04-01-2009, 09:24 AM

04-01-2009, 10:31 AM
:congrat: Swandive! You're doing great! :yay:

:woohoo: :cheer3: :high: :hat: :woohoo:

04-01-2009, 10:33 AM
Swan That Rocks Congrats!

04-01-2009, 10:49 PM
Congratulations on your fantastic loss! :bravo: