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MistySeptember
07-15-2005, 04:08 PM
Hi! We're the Slimmin' Sistas a lovely group of ladies who all started WW about the same time and joined together to give and lend support. ALL ARE WELCOME So please join us as we support each other through this sometimes long and somtimes trying journey frought with joys and temptations.

Edited by moderator to add: Inactive members' info, as well as random comments, will be removed after they are no longer fresh.

Here is some information about us:

Name: Freedom&Light
Real Name: Frances
Location: Maryland- near DC
WI Day: Saturday
Highest weight: 345
Weight when started WW: 330
Current weight: 330
10% goal: 297 or 33 pounds
Long term goal: 145 ish or so
Plan: Flex
Job: Social worker at a nursing home

Name: MaggieShines (formerly Quite-a-Handful)
Real Name: Maggie
Location: Philadelphia, PA
WI Day: Saturday
Highest weight: 267
Weight when started WW: 263
Current weight: 255.5
10% goal: 236.7 or 26.3 pounds
Long term goal: 145 ish or so
Plan: Flex
Job: Editor for a national trade magazine; freelance writer

Name: Izzywas
Real Name: Lisa
Location: Mankato,MN
WI Day: Saturday morning after I pee
Highest weight: 304
Weight when started WW: 304
Current weight: 281
10% goal: 273 or 31 pounds
Long term goal: 150 maybe?
Plan: Flex
Job: District Sales Manager for a Newspaper (I'm in charge of 12 towns worth of carriers)

Name: HippoHips
Location: Calgary, AB
WI Day: I weigh in daily to keep myself focused and then do an average each Saturday
Highest weight: 180
Weight when started WW this time: 178
Current weight: 167 (woo!)
July 31 goal: 165 pounds
Long term goal: 125-135
Plan: Basic Points
Job: Telemarketing (yick)

Name: Izzysgirl (I might change mine too, just to avoid confusion with Izzywas, but I'll let you know when I do)
Real Name: Lori
Location: Mankato, MN
WI Day: Saturday
Highest weight: 212
Weight when started WW: 212
Current weight: 198?
10% goal: 191
Long term goal: 125 (unless that is too skinny-we'll see)
Plan: Flex
Job: Grad student/English instructor

Name: Lizzyg
Real Name: Liz
Location: Jackson, Michigan
WI Day: Friday or Saturday (it depends on if I work on Friday)
Highest weight: 270
Weight when started WW: 270
Current weight: 257.4
10% goal: I don't have one!
Long term goal: Right now its 200 lbs. I, at one point, was down to 175ish, so I may decide that when I get to 200, I'll either stay at that or get down to 175.
Plan: Winning Points
Job: Dental Assistant who is working as a dental receptionist

Name: Calpurrnia
Real Name: Amanda
Location: Auburn, Alabama
WI Day: Saturday
Highest weight: 211
Weight when started WW: 211
Current weight: 209
10% goal: 21% (190)
Long term goal: 135...*sigh*...back when I was 135, I actually thought I was hideously obese. And now I see those pictures and think, "What an adorable, curvy body I had!"
Plan: Flex Points
Job: Full-time English Master's student (pursuing degree from Auburn University); teach 2 first-level composition courses.

Name: MistySeptember
Real Name: Misty
Location: Andrew's Settlement, PA
WI Day: Tuesday 6:15 pm
Highest weight: 235
Weight when started WW: 212
Current weight: 207.5
10% goal: 191
Long term goal: 135, it seems so unreal
Plan: Flex Points
Job: Stay at home mom of two (2 years and 1 in August); babysit two (4 years and 2 years). Not sure why I always feel the need to qualify this, but I have a degree in speech therapy which I quit doing when I had kids.

Name: AmyMCGS
Real Name: Amy (bet you couldn't guess that one, lol!)
Location: SW corner of Ohio
WI Day: haven't set a day yet- I'm doing this at home on my own and tend to weigh myself every day or every other day
Highest weight: 197
Weight when started WW: 197
Current weight: 190
10% goal: dunno
Long term goal: For now, I'm aiming for 167. That would be on the higher end of my ideal weight according to the BMI charts (upper limit of 175). I'll see how I feel when I get there- I may try to get down to 145.
Plan: Flex
Job: PT Activity Director in a nursing home (2 days a week- I do all the paperwork), FT mommy to a two year-old DD

Name: MeRam2
Real Name: Jeanne
Location: Pennsylvania (25 miles north of Pittsburgh Pa)
WI Day: Thursday mornings
Highest weight:282
Weight when started WW: 242
Current weight: 230
10% goal: 24
Long term goal: 180 - 170
Plan: Basic Points
Job: I work at a "chocolate candy store"............ No kidding!!!!!!!!

Name: Diva_at_40
Real Name: Aileen
Location: North Carolina
WI Day: Saturday
Highest weight: 250
Weight when started WW: 242
Current weight: 242
10% goal: 24
Long term goal: 140
Plan: Flex Points
Job: Legal assistant; consultant with Crescent Mills Soap & Such, momma/wife/domestic goddess

Name: Bev in WI
Real Name: Bev
Location: Southwestern WI
WI Day: Wednesday
Highest Weight: ?
Wgt when started WW: 188#
Current Weight: 170#
10% Goal: 19#
Long Time Goal: 150#
Plan: Flex
Job: Retired, but work part time as a Customer Service Rep for a mail order company

Name: PrincessStephanie
Real Name: Stephanie
Location: central Iowa
WI Day: Monday evenings
Highest weight: 182
Weight when started WW: 175.6
Current weight: 172
10% goal: 158.1
Long term goal: 155 (and then I'll re-assess)
Plan: Flex Points
Job: Academic advisor


Here is our little form, you can copy it then paste it into your post to be added here:
Name:
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WI Day:
Highest weight:
Weight when started WW:
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10% goal:
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Plan: Flex Points
Job:


AmyMCGS
07-15-2005, 05:23 PM
Name: AmyMCGS
Real Name: Amy (bet you couldn't guess that one, lol!)
Location: SW corner of Ohio
WI Day: haven't set a day yet- I'm doing this at home on my own and tend to weigh myself every day or every other day :o
Highest weight: 197
Weight when started WW: 197
Current weight: 190
10% goal: dunno
Long term goal: For now, I'm aiming for 167. That would be on the higher end of my ideal weight according to the BMI charts (upper limit of 175). I'll see how I feel when I get there- I may try to get down to 145.
Plan: Flex
Job: PT Activity Director in a nursing home (2 days a week- I do all the paperwork), FT mommy to a two year-old DD

MaggieShines
07-15-2005, 10:44 PM
Name: MaggieShines (formerly Quite-a-Handful)
Real Name: Maggie
Location: Philadelphia, PA
WI Day: Saturday
Highest weight: 267
Weight when started WW: 263
Current weight: 255.5
10% goal: 236.7 or 26.3 pounds
Long term goal: 145 ish or so
Plan: Flex
Job: Editor for a national trade magazine; freelance writer

I'm excited. I have a new profile pic from our cruise to Bermuda in May. It's current and, believe it or not, I'm not ashamed of it! :smug:


iowasteph2
07-17-2005, 07:10 PM
Name: PrincessStephanie
Real Name: Stephanie
Location: central Iowa
WI Day: Monday evenings
Highest weight: 182
Weight when started WW: 175.6
Current weight: 172
10% goal: 158.1
Long term goal: 155 (and then I'll re-assess)
Plan: Flex Points
Job: Academic advisor

luflic
07-18-2005, 01:25 PM
Name: Luflic
Real Name: Dianne
Location: MI
WI Day:Mon
Highest weight: 285
Weight when started WW: 285
Current weight: 269.5
10% goal: 257
Long term goal: baby steps don't really know
Plan: Flex Points
Job:retired teacher

Kitty53
07-21-2005, 07:30 PM
Name: Kitty53
Real Name: Kitty
Location: small town in kinda SW Ohio (more W than S)
WI Day: Wednesday
Highest Weight: 220
Weight when started WW: which time? lol 214
Current Weight: 209
10% goal: 193
Long term goal: 150
Plan: WW Core
Job: Manufacturing, currently on medical leave for back problem

So please, can I play too?

Kitty

kellyjoiii
09-02-2005, 04:18 PM
Name: kellyjoiii
Real Name: Kellyjo
Location: Pensacola, Florida
WI Day:Hmmm, changes from month to month....depends on if I fall off the wagon or not LOL...right now it is THURSDAYS since Sept started on a thursday (Well, honestly I weigh EVERY day)
Highest weight:240.5
Weight when started WW: 221.5 06/13/05
Current weight: 198.0
10% goal: It is now 19 lbs...I hit the first 10%
Long term goal: 165
Plan: Flex Points
Job: SAHM To two BEAUTIFUL boys ages 4.5 and 1.5 (and Navy wife too)

Jen
05-18-2006, 03:50 AM
Hi all. I hope you don't mind if I jump in here. I'm not doing WW at present, I'd done it in the past and it worked really well but I couldn't afford it long term and counting points was driving me nuts. Anyway I met misty in another group and followed her here. I've been posting on and off with one particular group since I joined but don't feel the same support so I'd like to find a new home and ya'll seem like a great group. A little info about myself...

Name: Jen
Real name: Jen
Location: a small town near Hamilton, Ontario
Highest weight: 239lbs
Current weight: 232lbs
1st goal: 222lbs
Long term goal: 125lbs
Plan: Dr. Phil rapid start program for next 2 weeks and then we'll see
Occupation: Registered nurse

jennyc
02-29-2008, 11:28 AM
Name: JennyC
Real name: Jenny
Location: NB, Canada
Highest weight: 170lbs
Current weight: 163lbs
1st goal: 160lbs
Long term goal: 125lbs
Plan: Weight Watchers
Occupation: Job Developer for people with disabilities and brain injury.

Meridee
03-08-2008, 12:12 PM
Name: Meridee
Real Name: Meredith
Location: Royal Oak, MI
WI Day: Wednesday AM
Highest weight: 260
Weight when started WW: 257.4
Current weight: 239.2
10% goal: 232 (25 lb)
Long term goal: about 150-155
Plan: Flex
Job: Shift Supervisor @ Starbucks

SSaylor
05-04-2008, 12:31 PM
Name: SSaylor
Real Name: Susan
Location: Texas
WI Day: Saturdays AM
Highest weight: 227.6
Weight when started WW: 217
Current weight: 217
10% goal: 21
Long term goal: about 150-175 ( I leave a lot of room cause I am just wanting to loose my double chin)
Plan: Flex
Job: Cosmetology Student

BldBlue1966
08-26-2008, 08:53 PM
Name: BldBlue1966
Real Name: Elliott Brodzinski
Location: Youngstown, Ohio
WI Day: Sunday
Highest weight: 394 pounds
Weight when started WW: 394 pounds
Current weight: 328.6
10% goal: past... :)
Long term goal: 180 pounds... :) or around that
Plan: I am doing the flex plan but I dont do flex points
or exercise points. Stick to my daily point allotment!
Job: Retired from Computer Engineering