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Photo Update - Almost 3 years after reaching my goal

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Old 09-16-2009, 11:34 AM   #1
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I thought I would share a current picture. I hit my goal weight in November of 2006. My starting weight was 562.3 My lowest weight was 210. I have been at 225 for the last year. I am trying to get that 15 pounds back off.
Here is my current picture as of this morning before work.



I wish everyone the very best!

Here are a few before pictures...





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Old 09-16-2009, 11:36 AM   #2
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Holy macaroni, you look like a whole different person! Congrats and thanks for sharing
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Old 09-16-2009, 12:31 PM   #3
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Charles! So glad to hear from you and see your maintenance progress!

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Old 09-16-2009, 01:24 PM   #4
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Thanks for sharing! You look great and I'm sure you feel great!!!!
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Old 09-16-2009, 01:28 PM   #5
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WOW! You are truly an inspiration! You will undoubtedly live a longer, healthier and happier life, so amazing job and keep up the great maintenance!
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Old 09-16-2009, 03:57 PM   #6
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Charles - I'm new here, but I just wanted you to know that I had read your testimonial a couple of days ago and was so inspired by your story! As a matter of fact, I learned about myfooddiary.com by reading your story there and decided I liked their layout so I'm now a member there as well.

Every journey begins with a single step, as they say, and you are proof that no goal is too big to accomplish if you are willing to do what it takes to get there.

Thanks for sharing your story and pictures with us!
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Old 09-16-2009, 03:59 PM   #7
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Wow- that is amazing! Congrats and good luck with that 15 you want to drop.
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Old 09-17-2009, 12:25 AM   #8
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Amazing!!
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Old 09-17-2009, 12:34 AM   #9
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Charles you rock!!! that is an amazing loss, I'm in awe.
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Old 09-19-2009, 02:08 PM   #10
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Congrats! You look great!
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Old 09-19-2009, 06:49 PM   #11
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Charles, congratulations on maintaining such an impressive loss! You really do look like a new man. Thanks for sharing!
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Old 09-19-2009, 07:22 PM   #12
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Charles, you are such an inspiration. Thanks for checking in every once in awhile..You prove it can be done !!
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Old 09-19-2009, 08:39 PM   #13
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Congrat - awesome job maintaining. You CAN get those last few lbs. off again, feel free to join us over on the maintainer's take 5 or 10 thread
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Old 09-20-2009, 02:01 AM   #14
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I'm definitely inspired by you and your success, Charles!

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Old 09-20-2009, 03:33 AM   #15
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Dito! I missed your before pics when you recently posted a new one - your transfirmation is really amazing, although from numbers, I reconed that it must have been. Congratulations! :-)
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