Mini-Goals - Unexpected NSV

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08-04-2006, 01:44 PM
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I had to go to the Urgent Care clinic this morning for a drug test (pre-employment). The nurse had to look at my drivers license picture to verify it was me. She said wow, your hair is different and you've lost quite a bit of weight!!! Thats the first time someone I didn't know said something positive!!
And for a scale victory.....down to 161 this morning, it is happening!!!!

08-04-2006, 01:59 PM Doesn't that make you feel so good! Great job !!!

08-04-2006, 02:05 PM
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Way to GO!!!!!

08-04-2006, 02:10 PM

08-04-2006, 02:22 PM
That's cool! I love it when that stuff happens. Congratulations:carrot:!!

08-04-2006, 02:33 PM
WTG!! That is great! It is so great when people notice all your hard work!!

08-04-2006, 02:38 PM
Congrats to you! Keep up the great work.

08-05-2006, 11:13 AM
Good for you!!! Congratulations!

08-05-2006, 11:50 AM
WTG!!! I bet that did make you feel really good. :):)

08-06-2006, 02:31 PM
Awesome! You go girl.

I had a nsv last night: I was dancing around the kitchen and my wedding ring went flying off my hand, and it used to be too tight. Hehe. Luckily I found it. It also fell off in the shower a few days ago.

Those nsv's are so wonderful, eh?

08-06-2006, 03:07 PM
LOL, I still can't get my wedding ring off. We bought it when I was maybe 120 pounds and it was tight then. I think its like a size 5. NSV's are waaay more exciting than the scale victories.

08-06-2006, 04:26 PM
Awesome! Even better that it was a complete stranger cause you KNOW they have no reason to fluff it up for you. !! :D

Way to go! :carrot:

08-06-2006, 06:09 PM
LOL, and thats also the sad part- A complete stranger noticed but my family doesn't seem to notice. Maybe because they see me everyday and I look the same to them. Or maybe because I wasn't that overweight at one time and they still see me as that person? I'll take any compliments I can get!!!

Misti in Seattle
08-07-2006, 11:57 PM
Yippeeee... good for you! It's wonderful when someone notices our progress!

08-08-2006, 03:04 AM
Awsome..I've been waiting for someone to notice on my licence too! My hair is alot shorter blonder and I've lost 72 pounds...but nadda yet!

08-08-2006, 10:00 AM
I haven't worn my wedding ring in about 8 years. I'm either pregnant or I'm gonna wait till I lose all my weight (I usually get close then pregnant again). This time my hubby is fixed. Fixing my ring (the band is now a little bent) and MAYBE replacing some of the less brilliant diamonds will probably be my reward when I'm at goal.

08-08-2006, 07:09 PM
That would be a lovely reward!! I have always kept mine on until I couldn't get it off no matter how hard I tried. When I was pregnant I swelled up pretty bad and was afraid of cutting off my circulation but it didn't happen.