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Old 07-26-2011, 01:58 PM   #1
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Before: 265 lbs
In Progress: 200 lbs
Height: 5'3



For fun I took an "In-Progress" photo yesterday. The reason I did it is because NO ONE (except my mom, but that's what mom's are for) have commented on my weight loss. I was beginning to think I had lost invisible fat or something. I mean the scale and measuring tape say I have shrunk, but clearly it's not visible to the naked eye or else at least ONE of my coworkers (who are all doctors and therefore should be cognizant of changes in the human body) would have said something. So I took a pic. I do think (thankfully!) there is some change after 65 pounds down. It's motivation to keep going.

Obviously, I am still obese in my in-progress photo (the one with the pink shirt). I am not anywhere near my final goal, but at least there is some improvement. As you can see (especially from my before pic) my tummy is my trouble zone. I am working my poor abs like crazy, trynna flatten all that fluff down. In time, I suppose, in time!!!

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Old 07-26-2011, 02:02 PM   #2
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Holy guacamole! You look transformed! I think people just don't feel comfortable with the subject....or maybe if they see you every day, it's less of a wow, but really, you look ahhhhmazing!!!! CONGRATS!!!!!
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Old 07-26-2011, 02:03 PM   #3
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Great job. You look fantastic. I can't wait to see what you will look like when you do achieve your FINAL goal! You're half way there & that's awesome! Congrats!
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Old 07-26-2011, 02:50 PM   #4
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Yeah, there's TOTAL change!!! Congrats you look great!! People that see you every day are just less aware. I teach high school... kids that I've had previous years are SHOCKED when they see me now. Kids I had all year long were SHOCKED when I told how much I'd lost. That said, your transformation is definitely noticable and it's sad that no one in a medical profession would say anything. So, we'll tell you here! You are totally rocking it! Definitely can tell!
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Old 07-26-2011, 03:11 PM   #5
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You look awesome!!! There is most definitely a change!! Keep up the good work!
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Old 07-26-2011, 03:17 PM   #6
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wow. I can't believe people haven't noticed!
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Old 07-26-2011, 03:28 PM   #7
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Yay! Congrats lady! I can def tell a difference
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OMG. those doctors and nurses must be blind! You look awesome!
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Old 07-26-2011, 03:37 PM   #9
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WOW, you look amazing!
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Old 07-26-2011, 05:41 PM   #10
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my in-progress photo (the one with the pink shirt)
Haha, you DON'T have to say which one is the 'now' picture - it's a pretty obvious difference, even if your clueless coworkers haven't said anything! You look great!
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Old 07-26-2011, 06:26 PM   #11
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They may just be afraid of saying anything in case they offend your or something. Nobody could fail to notice that change. You look great!
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Old 07-26-2011, 08:35 PM   #12
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OMG I cried when I saw your pics-you remind me of myself so much and the progress that I have made!! You look amazing-keep up the great work!
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Awesome progress, you look great!
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Old 07-26-2011, 10:19 PM   #14
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You look really awesome! Awesome work!! I can notice a huge difference!
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Old 07-26-2011, 11:27 PM   #15
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Good for you!! Congrats! I hope you're feeling as great as you look =)
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