3 Fat Chicks on a Diet Weight Loss Community  

Go Back   3 Fat Chicks on a Diet Weight Loss Community > Fitness > Exercise!

Exercise! Love it or hate it, let's motivate each other to just DO IT!

i did it! it's a silly little goal, but....!

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 03-31-2012, 07:30 PM   #1
threenorns
 
Posts: n/a

Default i did it! it's a silly little goal, but....!

my daughter has a rebounder - i bought it for her because she was so heavy she couldn't use her jolly jumper any more (she was 9mo old when i put her in it and the spring sagged down to the floor leaving her sitting about 2" above it).

she was so heavy - 54lbs - that she couldn't use the little trampoline they had at the day care. it broke my heart to see her sad face as all the other children got to go except her (it could only handle 50lbs - they let her on it but the legs splayed out so alarmingly when she landed that i said no).

so i went to the source for sports in the next town over and bought an exergear rebounder - and she LOVES it. she's 5 now and still weighs 50 - 54lbs but now takes a size 8 for length, not width. she bounces on it all the time and has *phenomenal* aerobic capacity - she can do a half-hour, hour with ease. NASA says this is a great exercise to increase bone density so i figure she's pretty much Wolverine by now.



anyway, to get back on track with my original point, i have NEVER been able to use it. when i first got it, i was too heavy - it only goes up to 250lbs and i was too close for comfort.

then i lost some weight and when i was 230, i tried again - i lasted about 20sec before i had to get off bec i just couldn't breathe.

i kept trying but today, i finally bit the bullet and i lasted a whole "Somebody that i used to know" video by Walk off the Earth! four minutes and ten seconds!

that's how i'm going to do it - bounce and jog from song to song. it's a lot easier to keep my mind off the fact that my boobs are going to detach from the mother ship any minute.

Last edited by threenorns : 03-31-2012 at 07:30 PM.
  Reply With Quote
Old 03-31-2012, 08:43 PM   #2
Member
 
Jeckeree's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Posts: 79

S/C/G: 305/265/175

Height: 5'6''

Default

Great for you! I can't wait until I can get on the kids rebounder
__________________


One for every 10lbs lost



Goal 1- 274 (10%) MET:4/6/12
Goal 2- 244 (20%) Goal 3- 229 (25%)
Goal 4- 214 (30%) Goal 5- 199
Final goal- 175 (for now)
Jeckeree is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-31-2012, 08:55 PM   #3
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 881

S/C/G: 24W/10-12/10-12

Height: 5', 5"

Default

Woohoo....
__________________


Welcome to my crazy life.....http://theythatweight.blogspot.com/

A City Girl's Guide to Faith, Weight and Sanity
free1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-31-2012, 09:51 PM   #4
threenorns
 
Posts: n/a

Default

think i should try again?

i feel like i want to do another session. but i tend to overdo things with enthusiasm.... how do i know i can go ahead and do it again or if i should just leave it for now?
  Reply With Quote
Old 03-31-2012, 10:01 PM   #5
Senior Member
 
Alyj89's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Arkansas
Posts: 232

S/C/G: 245 / 189 / 170

Height: 5"4

Default

Quote:
it's a lot easier to keep my mind off the fact that my boobs are going to detach from the mother ship any minute.
LMAO!! this is how I feel when jog in place an why I won't do that part of my routine of my fiancÚ is doing it with me. he knows it too.

sorry not a very helpful post but I just had to let you know how much that made me laugh.

Last edited by Alyj89 : 03-31-2012 at 10:02 PM.
Alyj89 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-31-2012, 10:19 PM   #6
threenorns
 
Posts: n/a

Default

  Reply With Quote
Old 03-31-2012, 11:01 PM   #7
PCOS/IR/Hypothyroid
 
astrophe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Posts: 3,806

Height: 5'8"

Default

Yay! That's great!

A.
__________________
Started Oct 2014:
astrophe is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply
Posts by members, moderators and admins are not considered medical advice
and no guarantee is made against accuracy.


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Approaching Onederland and Beyond. Come Join Us! We did it; you can too! jendiet 30-Somethings 553 10-04-2011 07:44 AM
No-vember, No excuses! Don't be a turkey! Daily Weigh in Thread, pt 1! eclipse 100 lb. Club 388 11-18-2010 06:31 PM
I WANT TO PIERCE MY BELLY BUTTON !! (when I find it..) WakeMeForSummer 20-Somethings 32 04-26-2007 09:48 AM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:44 AM.






Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.3.2