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Charbar
02-06-2004, 09:37 AM
So... I think as a group we could lose "a ton" (2000lbs) in 2004. But honestly.. how many are there of us?

Do you consider yourself a regular? If there are 20 of us we would need to lose an little less then 2 lbs a week for the year to lose a ton!


Monkeybabies
02-06-2004, 09:44 AM
Wow, slimdown...you are great at Math...LOL Thanks for taking the time to figure that out.

When I read the subject line real quick I thought you were asking if we were "regular" you know, as in pooping. And, well, I have not been lately....I know, TMI!!!!!! I just don't get it....I am taking daily fiber supplements....go figure

Count me in....I am a regular, and I would love to loose a ton!!!!!

looosingit
02-06-2004, 09:50 AM
I check in every day....does that count as "regular"? I am only looking to loose about 30 more pounds total, though. 2 pounds a week in 104 pounds in the year, which could be pretty high.....Maybe we could count total weight lost if we don't have at least 30-40 people???


glynne
02-06-2004, 10:05 AM
I feel like I am a regular ~ I come here every day ~ a few times a day. I don't always have anything to share or say ~ often times someone else has already said it way better than I could, or I am just at a loss for words as to what to say or how to help.

Anyway, I have been coming here since Feb of 2000 ~ I am hooked, I can't help myself. (Poor self control ~ food, computer ~ self control is not my best thing ~ LOL.)

Gayle

JML
02-06-2004, 10:30 AM
I'm semi-regular, popping in and out, but my weight is pretty much lost. I'm just fluctuating close to my goal weight.

chequitagirl
02-06-2004, 10:39 AM
i consider myself a regular. and yes we could definately lose a ton. so count me in.

gonzostar
02-06-2004, 10:43 AM
i'll partner with kris, cuz i also have about 35 pounds to go. maybe 45. together we'll lost our share of the ton!

jiffypop
02-06-2004, 11:00 AM
well, THIS is a strange thing to say, but i'm not sure i have enough weight left to help this along.. but if you're willing to count whatever comes off with the plastic surgery, then i'm in!!!!!!

if you're willing to count only what i lose without it, then will the 20 pounds or so really help the effort????

Sandi
02-06-2004, 11:09 AM
I am regular and a regular! :rofl:

I think we could lose a ton in 2004. And then maybe if we don't we can see if we have lost a ton as a group.

If we try to do this, you guys will have to make sure that your numbers are right. If you lose, but then gain it back, it needs to reflect that way. I will post them, but you'll need to correct me when needed. :D

I plan to rid myself of 100 lbs this year, so put me down for 20. :D Ok, I'll be more positive, put me down for 25. ;)

Jillegal
02-06-2004, 11:29 AM
I'm a regular, so count me in! I've already done my part and lost 100lb., but I still need over 20 to get to goal and really, really want to do it by June (for Chicago). Why not group me in with another couple of big losers :p, mthrgoos and looosingit? We can be make a team contribution. Okay guys, what'll we call our team? The 3 Amigos? The "Tiny" Triplets? The Evil Threesome? ;)

mthrgoos68
02-06-2004, 11:45 AM
Oh Jill we definitely have to have an evil name so that we can have fun! I like your Evil Threesome. Trio of Trouble? Anything that's bad, I'm tired of being good!!! :devil:

looosingit
02-06-2004, 11:56 AM
Jillegal - First time ever that I have been flattered to be called a "big looser"! Thanks! ;) I calculate that between you, Holly, Mothergoose & I we can contribute our 102 #s. Goooo Team! Perhaps "Quirky Quartet" or "The Fearsome Foursome"?

Jiffypop - You should definitely get to count plastic surgery loss! For the amount of work you have done to get there! Have I mentioned that your success is very inspirational??!!

Jillegal
02-06-2004, 11:58 AM
Well, seeing as looosingit and I are Canadians, we could make you an honourary one and call ourselves the Conniving Canucks...but you're probably too patriotic to go for that. Hmmmm, the Titillating Trio? Terror x 3?, the Thrilling Threesome? Let's see what the Capital City girl can come up with ;)

Jillegal
02-06-2004, 12:04 PM
I see we posted at the same time kris...and I was confused, I thought Holly meant she was joining up with Rochemist to be a "reducin' twosome"! Okay, a quartet it shall be! Funky Foursome?, Fun-lovin' Foursome? Holly, let's have your suggestions!

terrific pig
02-06-2004, 12:10 PM
Count me in! I'm usually not much of a 'joiner', but for this great cause, I'll gladly make an exception.

jiffypop
02-06-2004, 12:13 PM
wait... are we counting the weight we lost BEFORE 2004???/ if we are... we can use my 280 pounds!!!!

Step
02-06-2004, 12:37 PM
I consider myself a regular AND I could stand to lose 104 in 2004!!

Jo
02-06-2004, 12:45 PM
I'm a semi-regular, but I don't think I'd be much help. So far this year, I've actually *gained* four pounds! :o :mad:

looosingit
02-06-2004, 01:12 PM
Wow! Jo - You've lost 125 pounds! That is amazing!

Jillegal
02-06-2004, 01:13 PM
Well Jo, don't fret, I gained 6lbs over Christmas and have lost less than 2lbs of it so far, so I'm up 4 this year too...but heck, there's always blips along the way, right? And hey, what's a few pounds when you've lost more than 120lbs. already Jo! Geez girl, don't be so hard on yourself!! Let's see a happy dance smilie at the end of your posts! :D

mthrgoos68
02-06-2004, 01:23 PM
I agree with Jill and Kris, Jo. You've come so far and you'll be right back on track. It's still early this year and I'm sure you'll show big losses this year too! A lot of us have had a really hard time getting back on track after the holidays, so you're not alone. There's still plenty of time for all of us to make this a successful year!

AmyJ
02-06-2004, 01:24 PM
I visit every day but, I seldom contribute. I like to think of myself as the silent support system. Although I don't have too much further to go, about 18 pounds, these are definitely the toughest and this could be a great motivator. Count me in!

mthrgoos68
02-06-2004, 01:26 PM
Amy, glad to see you out of Lurkdom! You've done amazing so far! I hope you're going to post more often and share the rest of your journey with us.

SuchAPrettyFace
02-06-2004, 01:33 PM
Count me in, I will be Sandi's buddy if that is ok. ;)

Amanda Panda
02-06-2004, 02:39 PM
I consider myself to be a regular - Since I've started WeightWatchers I intend to contribute to to the weigh in thread every week. I'm currently down 2 with 113 to go!

Amanda x

Sandi
02-06-2004, 02:43 PM
I think we are trying to loase a ton in 2004. But at the end of the year if we haven't maybe we do some totals and see if we have lost a ton amongst the "active" posters.

Monkeybabies
02-06-2004, 03:06 PM
Wait....why are people buddying up??? I am so out of it today. I am assuming the "Big Loosers of the 100 pound club" is buddying up because they lost most of their weight in the past. I am I right?

This one ton losses are being accounted for in 2004...hey I am a poet and I don't even know it????

SuchAPrettyFace
02-06-2004, 03:20 PM
I think ppl are partnering w/those who have the same amount of weight to lose. It's fun to egg each other on & compare results.

You can be my partner too, Gina!!! :cheers:

jolee95
02-06-2004, 03:32 PM
I would love to join this group of "losers"! I usually lurk and post every so often, so hopefully this will get me to post more :)

Monkeybabies
02-06-2004, 03:42 PM
You can be my partner too, Gina!!! :cheers:

I would love to be your partner!!!!!! :goodvibes :cheer: :high:

looosingit
02-06-2004, 04:28 PM
Slimdown had calculated that if we have 20 or so regulars posting their weight loss, we would each need to loose about 2 pounds per week. This is just over 100 pounds each. There are some on the board who no longer have the full 100 pounds to shed....so we were just forming a group to come up with the hundred pounds for our contribution. I think that Holly and I each are looking to loose somewhere around 30 pounds more, and Jillegal and Mothergoose have about 20 pounds left that they would like to shed. By grouping together we manage to make our 100 pound contribution to one TON.

I kinda think that we are all each other's support buddies. Such a supportive group here at the 100lb club!

Hooray for us! Hooray for one TON gone in '04!

rochemist
02-06-2004, 05:38 PM
Well I consider myself a regular, BUT I do not weigh very often because I find it upsetting and shocking. I have lost about 40 lbs since last November and instead of the joy that is suppose to bring, it makes me cry. If you don't get enough lbs let me know and I will call my sponsor and get on the scale. ;)

Miss Chris

jkfla
02-06-2004, 06:41 PM
i think i'm semi sorta regular. i try to get here and post as much as i can and try to post on the weekly weigh ins so i'm definitely in on this!!! i have about 125-130 pounds to lose. i'm not really sure what i want my ultimate goal to be but i figure that's probably about what i have left that i need to lose.

WE CAN DO THIS!!!!!

Sheila53
02-06-2004, 09:02 PM
Well, my signature says it all. Okay, not all because I'm still trying to lose the holiday/on vacation weight. So I lost about 2/3 of the 100 I needed to lose last year. Count me in however that works.

boiaby
02-06-2004, 11:13 PM
I'm a regular but I'm maintaing now so I don't know if you would want to count me too. Wow, we've got a lot of regulars! We can definetly do this!

Beverly

melsfolly
02-07-2004, 07:42 AM
I'm a lurking regular ~ count me in.
Melissa

AngiKL
02-07-2004, 10:30 PM
Hey, I'm in! I'm a regular, and find this challenge very motivating!

Jenaya
02-07-2004, 10:58 PM
Great idea. I am a daily visitor and appreciate any support on this long, at times lonely journey. What a struggle - or at least it is for me. Losing a ton sounds great, I have 120 lbs that is on its way out.

Daners
02-08-2004, 01:31 AM
I check the boards daily and usually post at least once a week, so I'd say I'm a regular. And I've got about 90 pounds left to go to meet my goal, I'd like to be rid of them all by December.

dowsx4
02-08-2004, 10:14 AM
I have got 40 or so lbs left so hopefully they will all be joinging the total by the end of the year!

SuchAPrettyFace
02-08-2004, 08:56 PM
wait... are we counting the weight we lost BEFORE 2004???/ if we are... we can use my 280 pounds!!!!

Holy carp! I just re-read this--Jiff has lost 2 people!!! SO. INSPIRING!

Goddess Jessica
02-08-2004, 09:01 PM
I think we probably have forty regulars which is just a pound per week.

fluid_fiction
02-08-2004, 09:50 PM
i'm new! can i play too? :)

Monkeybabies
02-09-2004, 12:03 AM
yes....come on and join us!!!!!! Tag, your it!!!

Charbar
02-09-2004, 07:38 AM
You guys are making me laugh... I'm so glad that we are all eating healthy so we are all regulars.. :lol:

I was trying to figure if there was enough of us to really lose a ton. I think 2 lbs a week all year is a really hard goal. But if there was 40 of us that it could be doable. :D

willowgirl
02-09-2004, 08:28 AM
I'm in. I started this thing right on 1-1-04 and have 15lbs down so far and still have 90lbs to go, so you can for sure count me in :)

irishwings
02-09-2004, 04:34 PM
I've definitely been a regular visitor for several years now, and in the past I've posted more, but I am determined to be a much more regular poster! I always love reading everyone's stories, (How inspiring you guys are!) and when I think I might have something to add that might help, I'm always really happy to chime in. :cheer:

Jen
02-10-2004, 09:35 AM
Hey there. I've been a semi-regular visitor here for some time now. I think I'm one of the few that was here way back when the group was originally started.

KnCmamma
02-10-2004, 09:46 AM
I used to be a regular here....and I plan on becoming a regular once again. I really want and need to lose this weight, for myself and to become a healthy individual so that I can live a long life and watch my kids grow up and such.

Charbar
02-10-2004, 02:24 PM
This is so cool to see so many people!! I think we could really lose a ton!

BrwnEyedGurl
02-10-2004, 08:36 PM
Hey! I've been kind of hiding lately, but would love to join in, too. :)