100 lb. Club - Triple Crown winner

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08-19-2004, 04:40 PM
I did three things this week.

1. I hit the 50lb lost mark.

2. I made it to my 3rd goal of 30% of the weight I need to lose. That was 54lbs plus I did it a week early. It only took me 17 weeks instead of the 18 I had planed.

3. I broke out of the 370ís finally. And I am close to breaking out of the 360s.

It sure feels good to be back on track. I have a feeling that the 9 lb gain a couple of weeks ago had a lot of water in it and that is why I have had such big numbers the last 2 weighs. No matter what it was it sure feels good.

08-19-2004, 05:26 PM
That is so awesome Howie. You are such an inspiration here. I love your spreadsheet too BTW.

08-19-2004, 05:32 PM
Howie, I'm going to sound like such a mushy cornball here, but it's really the truth when I tell you that I'm so proud of you I could almost cry! You have worked so hard and come so far....these are 3 AMAZING accomplishments, and I am just so, so happy for you. You just keep putting one foot in front of the other, you stay positive, you support others, you don't give up or throw in the towel.........you are inspiring to me, and I thank you for all that you contribute here to all of us. I think you're just wonderful, and I know with COMPLETE CERTAINTY that you're going to achieve your ultimate goal of 240.

Get that nice Kimberley to give you a great big hug for me.....I'm so happy for you I'm sitting here with a big silly smile on my face! :D

:dance: :dancer: CONGRATULATIONS, HOWIE!!!! :balloons: :cb:

08-19-2004, 06:47 PM
Howie my man... WOW that is so AWESOME!! and 7 pounds this week alone? Whew!

Keep up the great work.. Stay positive and keep movin' forward!!

Oh yeah.. Howie da man Howie da man... *happy dance* Shake whacha mamma gave ya! :) I am in a quarky mood tonight!!

08-19-2004, 06:53 PM
I'm shaking what my mamma gave me....... :dancer:

I'm doin' the Howie Happy Dance! Go Howie! Go Howie!

(Where's Amy Jo to do "It's your birthday!" "It's your birthday!" ? She does it the best.......)

08-19-2004, 08:27 PM
GRIN and Blush at Sarah and Gretchen. You all are great thanks for the support.

08-20-2004, 03:32 AM

08-20-2004, 04:41 AM
Congrats!!! :flow2:

08-20-2004, 10:40 AM
WOO HOO, HOWIE! You are an inspiration, man!

08-20-2004, 12:41 PM
Howie!! That is just great!! You really seem to have you eye on the ball right now. Great job!! :D

Amanda Panda
08-20-2004, 12:52 PM
Howie, that is absolutely FANTASTIC!! :cb: :cp: :dance: :cb: :cp: :dance: :cb: :cp: :dance: :cb: :cp: :dance: :cb: :cp: :dance:

The H man is well on his way - there is no stopping you now!

Love Amanda x

Ivanna B. Skinny
08-20-2004, 03:16 PM
Ok, Sarah talked me into it! :dance:

Go Howie, It's your birthday! Go Howie, It's your birthday!
Congratulations man!!

08-20-2004, 09:49 PM
WAy to go, Howie! This is too awesome.

08-21-2004, 02:24 AM
:dance: :dance: That is fantastic! Keep it up :)

08-21-2004, 02:48 AM
Wow Howie,,. i am so happy for you! Congrats! Aren't you glad you didn't give up after that gain? :-)


Way to goooooo!!!!!!!

08-21-2004, 03:42 AM
Hey Howie, that is totally totally impressive.......you are showing such great strength not giving up after that gain, and getting right back to it......that is a big source of inspiration for me....

08-21-2004, 04:31 AM
Thanks it is a good feeling to have overcome a gain.

08-22-2004, 04:31 PM
Hey Howie...Congratulations! You are doing great! I've been lurking here for a little while and reading your posts was a big reason that I have gotten my butt motivated and am on track now! Keep up the great work and thanks for the inspiration!!!

08-22-2004, 08:12 PM
Your welcome this is a great place for inspiration and I'm glad I could inspire someone else.