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lanabug
09-18-2013, 04:04 PM
YAY! I know being obese isn't generally something to celebrate, but morbidly obese is just such an ugly term and I'm so happy to lose it! I've lost almost 10 points on the BMI scale so far, having started at 49.39 and as of today weighing in at 39.62 - just barely under the morbidly obese categorization of 40, but under nonetheless and never looking back!

Can't wait to be overweight ;)


tefrey
09-18-2013, 04:14 PM
Hooray!!!!! I'm so happy for you. Are you going to celebrate?

ILoveVegetables
09-18-2013, 04:16 PM
Awesome, congratulations! :D

I know what you mean, it sounds really weird when I think to myself, 'I can't wait to be obese', and if I said it out loud I would sound crazy, but it really is a big deal and it absolutely is something to celebrate because it's a huge step in the right direction :)


Searching4Me777
09-18-2013, 04:55 PM
Congrats Lana! Before you know it we'll be saying that we are overweight. Such a lovely word. Woohoo! :)

lanabug
09-18-2013, 08:51 PM
Thank you!! I guess I kind of did celebrate unintentionally! I was at the store and feeling good so decided to try on a cute dress I found on the clearance rack... It was only ten dollars, but I normally would have passed - guess I was feeling good enough to just go for it :)

vintagecat
09-18-2013, 09:56 PM
Good for you! I know that putting that "morbid" term in the rearview mirror for good was an important milestone for me too.

Dreamgyrl
09-18-2013, 10:44 PM
Honey, you SHOULD celebrate every victory no matter how big or small! :carrot: It's called MOTIVATION and when a person is trying to lose weight, they need all they can get. :smug:

congrats to you! :hug:

theox
09-18-2013, 10:49 PM
Congratulations! :woohoo: :woohoo: :woohoo:

Mozzy
09-19-2013, 12:00 PM
Congrats!!!!

Lyndality
09-19-2013, 12:06 PM
That is fantastic, congratulations and well done!

time2lose
09-19-2013, 01:01 PM
Congratulations! This is a very big deal.

Mrs Snark
09-19-2013, 04:46 PM
Goodbye "morbid"!! What a huge deal, CONGRATULATIONS!!!

mzshaunna
09-19-2013, 07:09 PM
You should celebrate and treat yourself every now and then with somethign as you are doing great :) congratulations

tefrey
09-20-2013, 11:21 AM
With that much weight loss you have to get some new clothes ... your old ones must be falling off of you! Congrats again!!!

Jacqui_D
09-20-2013, 11:59 AM
Congrats! :congrat: You've come a long way, baby! That "morbid" makes all the difference in your health, so shedding it is a fantastic reason to celebrate! So proud of you! :yay:

lanabug
09-20-2013, 03:47 PM
Aww thank you so much everyone!! You made me feel like I just climbed Mt. Everest lol yay :)

mandydawn77
09-20-2013, 04:49 PM
Congratulations lanabug that is awesome! I just passed that milestone myself and it does feel good to not be in the morbidly obese category anymore.

Hamoco350
09-20-2013, 07:10 PM
Congratulations to you! I can't wait to lose the term morbid. It'll be awhile but I know that will be a wonderful day for me. You've worked hard, celebrate!

lanabug
09-21-2013, 08:50 PM
Mandy, I thought it was more exciting than having my pants loose to be honest! Good job :D Hamoco, you're gonna love it! Ps you've got a really great attitude and that's gonna take you so far, for me that's been half the battle <3

CrabNebula
09-22-2013, 05:11 PM
Congrats! :)