3 Fat Chicks on a Diet Weight Loss Community  

Go Back   3 Fat Chicks on a Diet Weight Loss Community > Success Stories > Goal!

Goal! Have you reached your goal? Share your success story and celebrate your victory!

He said I was little!!!!!!!!!

Thread Tools
Old 01-14-2011, 09:53 AM   #1
Maintainer since 12-22-10
Slim CB's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 1,007

S/C/G: 198/172/160

Height: 5'8"

Talking He said I was little!!!!!!!!!

I started my weight loss journey on May 20, 2010. Now it's ironic because I have been a faithful gym member since January 2006 - working out at least 4times per week. Because of my lack of portion control though, I ballooned up to 198lbs - an increase of 37lbs when I started the gym. I recently changed cities and continued with going to the gym faithfully.

I met a new trainer - he was very very good. His classes kicked asses. He also did personal training but I really could not afford his classes. He is quite an obnoxious person and very arrogant but I used to put my personal feelings aside and go to his free classes which the gym offered as part of my gym membership. But secretly it used to irritate me that he thought I could not lose the weight without training with him personally. He eventually left the gym and got another job.

Fastforward 7 months - to yesterday evening....I found out that he was doing aerobic classes again at a significantly reduced rate. So I called him and told him that I was coming. I am sure that he still expected the fat 198lbs girl he saw in May. I turned up and when he saw me his jaw fell open!!!! He could not belive his eyes! He even turned to another person and said "Look how little she is!" . Secretly I felt victorious because I proved to myself and to him, that I did not need him to lose the weight. After all, it's a personal journey - and I am glad that I went the route I did.

I am soooo on Cloud 9 now!!!!!!!!!!!
Slim CB is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-14-2011, 10:19 AM   #2
Senior Member
megems's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Ohio
Posts: 171

S/C/G: 206.6/tracker/150

Height: 5'4"


That is SOOOOOOOOOOOO great!!! Yeah for you! That is an awesome feeling when someone compliments you that way!

And even though you did it for yourself, how great is it you can show off in front of him and say "Hey, look at me! I CAN DO IT!"

Great job!!!!
megems is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-14-2011, 10:22 AM   #3
coffeebean267's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2010
Posts: 75

S/C/G: 181/*ticker*/130

Height: 5'4"


That's so awesome!
coffeebean267 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-14-2011, 10:37 AM   #4
Calorie counter
Eliana's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 5,679

Height: 5'4.5"


Oh, I love it!! What a victory!! I would have loved to see the look on his face.
Long term goal: To still be calorie counting 11/9/2010
mini goals: ~211-10% lost;12/24/09 ~203 class I obesity 1/28/10; ~199 Onederland/15% 2/19/10; ~188-20%; ~185 half way 5/14/10; 179-bye 180's 6/12/10; ~174 overweight 7/3/2010;169-bye 170's 8/13/10;~164-30% 10/23/2010159-bye 160's~11/1/10; 153-35%~12/23/10; 149-bye 150's~2/11/11; 145 normal~2/14/2011; ~141-40%; 139-bye 140's ~135 GOAL! (129-45%; 117.5-50%)

My "goal" story: http://www.3fatchicks.com/forum/goal...goal-post.html
Eliana is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-14-2011, 11:09 AM   #5
slim endgame
goal4agirl's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Alabama
Posts: 579

S/C/G: 255/see ticker/150

Height: 5' 4"


Yay! Congratulations you have worked hard...enjoy the JOY!!
Our Greatest Glory Is Not In Never Failing, But In Rising Up Everytime We Fail.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

goal4agirl is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-14-2011, 11:10 AM   #6
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 42

S/C/G: 210/206/150

Height: 5'9''


That is amazing!!! Seeing the scale go down is great, but when your figure is so physically different that people really notice that....amazing. I really look forward to simmlar meetings
JessandEmma2011 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-14-2011, 11:19 AM   #7
Gimpy B%^$#*tch
saef's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Atlantis, which is near Manhattan
Posts: 5,984

S/C/G: (H)247/(C)141/(G)142-138

Height: 5'3"



You didn't **need** anyone but yourself to achieve what you have accomplished.

It's your thing. You own it. Totally.

And doesn't that feel good?
saef is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-14-2011, 12:03 PM   #8
Cancun Bound
Shannon in ATL's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Wherever I go, there I am...
Posts: 7,159

S/C/G: 190/149/130

Height: 5'5.5"


That is awesome!
I may not be there yet, but I'm closer than I was yesterday.

My Long Goal Story Post|

Shannon in ATL is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-14-2011, 12:46 PM   #9
Fighting The Binges
Loving Me's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: UK
Posts: 772

S/C/G: HW274/RW215?/GW137

Height: 5' 4"


That's a brilliant story, it's so good when people like that see such a major difference isn't it.
Loving Me is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-17-2011, 11:53 AM   #10
LucyFM's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Cornwall, UK
Posts: 90

S/C/G: 231/ticker/165

Height: 6'1


Well done you. I bet that made you feel amazing
Start Date: 3rd January 2011
LucyFM is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-17-2011, 12:35 PM   #11
Senior Member
bargoo's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Davis, Ca
Posts: 23,149

S/C/G: 204/114/120

Height: 5'


Congratulations !
Goal 12/21/2007
bargoo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-17-2011, 02:29 PM   #12
I'm Deaf & a SWEET Mommy
KlasseMutti's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Florida
Posts: 27


This has to be a FANTASTIC feeling!! That is what I am hoping to do to MANY people in a few months!! :-) Congratulations!!
[center]~*~ KrIsTeN ~*~

KlasseMutti is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-17-2011, 04:27 PM   #13
Junior Member
clurrrburrr's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Pittsburgh
Posts: 22

S/C/G: 254/245.5/141

Height: 5'3



I have an evil step-uncle who is a body builder/personal trainer, and seriously tells me I will never lose the weight without him.

If he ever called me little, I would literally hit the floor and stay there for a while.

What an amazing accomplishment!! That certainly is cause for celebration!
clurrrburrr is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-18-2011, 12:51 PM   #14
Senior Member
Katydid77's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Knoxville, TN
Posts: 421

S/C/G: 164/see ticker/125

Height: 5 feet even


Congrats! Those are the real life cues we need to let us know we are really doing it.

I have this thing, that when I get 'little' people (esp. men) tend to squeeze my shoulders. I have no idea why, but it probably has to do with the fact that I'm only 5 feet tall, and once I'm thinner, I look more like a china doll or something.

Anyway, with the years of yo-yo dieting, I have noticed that is a real trend, and I can always tell that I'm looking smaller when that becomes more common.

So, subconsciously I always tend to look for that as a cue.

It's funny the little things that mean so much to us, that no one else even would pick up on.
Katydid77 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-18-2011, 05:04 PM   #15
Senior Member
The Last Noel's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2010
Posts: 181

S/C/G: 242/ticker/140

Height: 5'7


Awesome! You told him! It is nice to have a little outside verification sometimes.
1 for every 5:

All good things are wild and free. ~ Henry David Thoreau
The Last Noel is offline   Reply With Quote
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
Cried on my birthday - friend said she liked me better when I was thin :( icmethinner Weight Loss Support 50 10-14-2009 12:35 PM
Ot: He Said Yes!!!! :d Star2Be 20-Somethings 80 03-24-2009 08:51 PM
Inlaws against me, said I was doing DRUGS! mudskippersgrl Weight Loss Support 43 01-22-2009 02:49 PM
I was insulted today!!!!! Jasmine31 Weight Loss Support 42 07-23-2007 12:56 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:29 AM.

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