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Old 06-26-2009, 02:17 PM   #121
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S/C/G: 250/ticker/150

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1. What's your top weight, current weight and target?

220, 154.6, 145

2. How tall are you?

5'6"

3. What's your family situation?

I currently live at home with my parents, and eight younger siblings. Due to unfortunate circumstance beyond my control, things are likely going to change within the next year, but I have no idea how they will turn out.

4. Where do you live?

Northeastern Arkansas

5. One GOOD book.

Anna Karenina by Tolstoy

6. One GOOD song.

Only the Good Die Young - Billy Joel

7. One GOOD TV show.

M*A*S*H

8. One awesome food you don't want to live without.

Potatoes

9. One weightloss lie you've heard.

You can't exercise too much.

10. The best tip you've received with regard to long lasting slimness.
Don't try to follow the "rules", do find out what works for you, and stick with that.
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Starting Weight - 250 (06/23/14)
Mini Goal #1 - 240 (07/01/14)
Mini Goal #2 - 230 (09/10/14)
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Old 06-30-2009, 05:45 PM   #122
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1. What's your top weight, current weight and target? 185, 171, 158

2. How tall are you? 5' 7"

3. What's your family situation?
Married to a most wonderful man with two sons ages 22 and 18. The 22 year old is away at college.

4. Where do you live? Southern California

5. One GOOD book. Gone With the Wind

6. One GOOD song. Falling Slowly

7. One GOOD TV show. Lost

8. One awesome food you don't want to live without. Cheese

9. One weight loss lie you've heard.
I've heard so many diet "tricks" that have failed me that I can't even recount them. I now realize they didn't work because there is NO TRICK to this.

10. The best tip you've received with regard to long lasting slimness.
Avoid foods that spike my blood sugar and lead to overeating.

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Old 07-12-2009, 01:03 PM   #123
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1. What's your top weight, current weight and target? Top Weight: 220, Current Weight: 185, Target: 175.

2. How tall are you? 5'10”

3. What's your family situation? Happily Married

4. Where do you live? South Florida

5. One GOOD book. Beach Money

6. One GOOD song. Do, Re, Mi UTube video – Sound of Musuc Belgium

7. One GOOD TV show. Royal Pains

8. One awesome food you don't want to live without. Cheese

9. One weightloss lie you've heard. Eat less, exercise more.

10. The best tip you've received with regard to long lasting slimness. Stick with it. Don’t ever give up. Be active.
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Old 08-13-2009, 04:02 PM   #124
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1. What's your top weight, current weight and target?
150/139/125

2. How tall are you?
63"

3. What's your family situation?
Single but together with a man, daughter grown.

4. Where do you live?
Washington. The State.

5. One GOOD book.
The dictionary. Sci-Fi, History, and more.

6. One GOOD song.
Jazz, in person. Techno or House, on the run. NPR on the walk. Classical, in the car. Blues, while cooking dinner. Rock and Roll, when the mood is right.

7. One GOOD TV show.
The News, almost every day. Doc Martin, The Closer, Nova.

8. One awesome food you don't want to live without.
Dark Chocolate.

9. One weightloss lie you've heard.
It is easy.

10. The best tip you've received with regard to long lasting slimness.
Eat for the weight and age you are, not what you were.
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Old 08-21-2009, 12:54 PM   #125
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1. What's your top weight, current weight and target?
In kilograms (I'm too lazy too convert x3) 52/48/40 (maybe 38, we'll see)

2. How tall are you?
4'11" or 149 cm (short ^^)

3. What's your family situation?
I live with my mother and her boyfriend. I don't have brothers or sisters.

4. Where do you live?
A small town in the small country Belgium.

5. One GOOD book.
I love everything by Edgar Allan Poe. Other than that, I like psychological books, but I can't think of an author atm. ^^"

6. One GOOD song.
Moloko- Absent Minded Friends

7. One GOOD TV show.
I don't watch TV very often, but I always record Project Runway. And everything on Fashion TV is great too.

8. One awesome food you don't want to live without.
Yoghurt. Both soy and the regular kind. <3 And every single fruit, except mangos. I love fruit~

9. One weightloss lie you've heard.
Every single commercial for diet products. "You can eat whatever you want, just take this pill and you'll lose 5 pounds a week." Suuuuuuuuure.

10. The best tip you've received with regard to long lasting slimness.
Eat natural foods. Even though packaged foods might contain less calories, they also contain less nutrients and have loads of added crap.
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Old 08-29-2009, 06:13 PM   #126
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S/C/G: 128/127/115

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. What's your top weight, current weight and target?
128/127/115

2. How tall are you?
5'3"

3. What's your family situation?
Have a hubby

4. Where do you live?
Irish capital

5. One GOOD book.
Adrian Mole series by Sue Townsend

6. One GOOD song.
Kashmir by Led Zeppelin

7. One GOOD TV show.
IT Crowd

8. One awesome food you don't want to live without.
Peaches

9. One weightloss lie you've heard.
Any type of "fast and lasting results" type of promises.

10. The best tip you've received with regard to long lasting slimness.
Have everything with moderation.

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Old 09-03-2009, 01:56 PM   #127
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S/C/G: 160/158.6/135

Height: 5'3"

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1. What's your top weight, current weight and target?

Top weight: 180 or more (I just stopped weighing myself at that point)
Current: 158.6
Target: 135

2. How tall are you?

5'3"

3. What's your family situation?

Just moved in with my boyfriend and his cat two months ago.

4. Where do you live?

Pennsylvania

5. One GOOD book.

The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger

6. One GOOD song.

Respect - Aretha Franklin

7. One GOOD TV show.

Top Chef

8. One awesome food you don't want to live without.

Potato products... mashed potatoes, french fries, baked potatoes.... If it's a potato, I LOVE it.

9. One weight loss lie you've heard.

Any claim made by any company that makes diet pills.

10. The best tip you've received with regard to long lasting slimness.

Cut calories and move more. Find a physicial activity you enjoy, it doesn't have to be the gym all the time. I love power yoga!
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Old 09-13-2009, 12:23 PM   #128
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S/C/G: 177/153/135

Height: 5' 4.5"

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1. What's your top weight, current weight and target?
179/140/138

2. How tall are you?
5'4.5"

3. What's your family situation?
12 years married, two elementary-aged boys

4. Where do you live?
Greater Boston Area

5. One GOOD book.
Cross-stich by Diana Gabledon

6. One GOOD song.
Devil went down to Georgiatown

7. One GOOD TV show.
Star Trek: Next Generation (it's been a long time since I've found anything better than a book.)

8. One awesome food you don't want to live without.
Yogurt.

9. One weightloss lie you've heard.
No exercise, eat what you want, lose in six weeks.

10. The best tip you've received with regard to long lasting slimness.
Low-density foods and calorie-counting--for life.
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Old 09-13-2009, 11:15 PM   #129
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S/C/G: 135/130/125

Height: 5'3.5"

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What's your top weight, current weight and target?
134/129/125

2. How tall are you?
5'3.5"

3. What's your family situation?
Married for 32 years, 3 wonderful adult children, I married

4. Where do you live?
Vancouver BC

5. One GOOD book.
Reading "The power of now" interesting.

6. One GOOD song.
Let it be-Beatles

7. One GOOD TV show.
House

8. One awesome food you don't want to live without.
yogurt

9. One weightloss lie you've heard.
Take a pill and lose weight

10. The best tip you've received with regard to long lasting slimness.
Eat when hungry, never starve yourself and listen to your body.
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Old 09-16-2009, 01:53 PM   #130
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S/C/G: 124/119/110

Height: 5'6.5"

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To get to know each other better. Let me see ....
1. What's your top weight, current weight and target?

185/119/110

2. How tall are you?

5'6.5"

3. What's your family situation?

live alone, have a boyfriend, work from home, no kids (yet..too young 27!) but hoping this guy is *the one*

4. Where do you live?

Florida

5. One GOOD book.

the lance armstrong biography: its not about the bike i think its called

6. One GOOD song.

Let's Hear it for the Boy on the Footloose soundtrack

7. One GOOD TV show.

I'm not really into tv, but i love Entourage!

8. One awesome food you don't want to live without.

mustard hahahaha, every variation, goes on everything nicely, but a lot of sodium!

9. One weightloss lie you've heard.

"its good to skip meals"

10. The best tip you've received with regard to long lasting slimness.__________________

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Old 11-04-2009, 03:14 PM   #131
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S/C/G: 135/134/115

Height: 5'2"

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1. What's your top weight, current weight and target? (140/138/115)

2. How tall are you? 5'2"

3. What's your family situation? Married, 2 DS age 3 & 4, and 2 cats

4. Where do you live? Bakersfield, CA

5. One GOOD book. Anything by Tom Robbins

6. One GOOD song. Take it Easy by the Eagles

7. One GOOD TV show. The Colbert Report

8. One awesome food you don't want to live without. Cheese & warm sourdough bread. Two pretty heavy vices I must use sparingly

9. One weightloss lie you've heard. Just one? Here's a good one I haven't heard in awhile..."The pounds will just melt off if your breastfeeding"

10. The best tip you've received with regard to long lasting slimness. It's a lifestyle change, not a period of time with a beginning and end
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Old 11-05-2009, 03:11 PM   #132
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S/C/G: 110/95/95

Height: 4'11"

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1. What's your top weight, current weight and target?
top- 110 current- 110 target- 95

2. How tall are you?
4'11"

3. What's your family situation?
Just got married April 11, 2009, no children

4. Where do you live?
South Carolina

5. One GOOD book.
My Sister's Keeper

6. One GOOD song.
I love Rock N'Roll by Joan Jett

7. One GOOD TV show.
Nip/Tuck

8. One awesome food you don't want to live without.
Tacos

9. One weightloss lie you've heard.
You can eat as many fruits & veggies as you want and not gain weight

10. The best tip you've received with regard to long lasting slimness.
Mind your portion size!!
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Old 11-30-2009, 03:26 PM   #133
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S/C/G: 160/160/120

Height: 5'5

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1. What's your top weight, current weight and target? 170 (iwas pg so dont know if it counts) not pg it is 140, currently at 140!! target is 120.

2. How tall are you? 5'5 or 6

3. What's your family situation? married with a 2 year old dd!

4. Where do you live? New Jersey, USA

5. One GOOD book. anything jodi picoult

6. One GOOD song. joker, steve miller band - so cheesy but my fav!

7. One GOOD TV show. criminal minds

8. One awesome food you don't want to live without. pasta

9. One weightloss lie you've heard. juice fasting!

10. The best tip you've received with regard to long lasting slimness. none! this is all new to me.
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Old 03-29-2010, 11:15 PM   #134
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S/C/G: 106/106/96

Height: 4' 11"

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1. What's your top weight, current weight and target?
109, 103, 96
2. How tall are you?
4' 11"
3. What's your family situation? Married, no children

4. Where do you live? Southern California

5. One GOOD book. "The Pillars of the Earth"

6. One GOOD song. "My Girl"

7. One GOOD TV show. "George Lopez"

8. One awesome food you don't want to live without.
French Fries
9. One weightloss lie you've heard.
You can eat all the bacon you want if you avoid carbs
10. The best tip you've received with regard to long lasting slimness.
Don't eat after 7 PM.
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Old 07-02-2010, 06:00 PM   #135
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S/C/G: 145/138/130

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1. What's your top weight, current weight and target? 170 ish lbs, about 133lbs, I think I'll be content around 125lbs

2. How tall are you? Just shy of 5'7

3. What's your family situation? Living at home

4. Where do you live? London

5. One GOOD book. Pride and Prejudice <3

6. One GOOD song. Anything Maria Mena; She has a wonderful way with words.

7. One GOOD TV show. Desperate Housewives!

8. One awesome food you don't want to live without. Cheese and onion relish sandwiches with some steamed broccoli on the side Apparently it's an unusual combo.

9. One weightloss lie you've heard. Anything pertaining to exercise not being important/as important as what you eat.

10. The best tip you've received with regard to long lasting slimness.
"Everything in moderation" I never thought I'd live by this
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