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Mini-Goals Even if you're not at goal yet, this is the place to share your successes and achievements along the way! Success can be measured in many ways besides the scales. Tell us about your triumphs, including Non Scale Victories

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Old 08-10-2012, 04:47 PM   #1
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My first major scale victory today: There was no "2" at the front of the number. It said 199.6! I got off and back on three times to make sure it wasn't a cruel mistake, but it was the same each time.

Still have a long ways to go to reach Goal, but this was a tremendous milestone, as I have not been under 200 since about 1998.
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Old 08-10-2012, 05:09 PM   #2
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Congrats!! It's a good feeling eh?! Definitely a reason to keep going, cause it's awesome to see the scale dropping with a 1 in front! I remember hitting Onederland almost 3 months ago and never looked back! So good for you!!
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Old 08-10-2012, 05:11 PM   #3
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That's awesome, hoorah for onederland! Best of luck for the rest of your journey. 53lbs down, what an achievement
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Old 08-10-2012, 06:46 PM   #4
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Was doing some preparation for my move this afternoon and came across a white leather biker jacket with fringed sleeves I'd bought on eBay ages ago. It never fit, but it was so gorgeous I'd held onto it "in case I ever lose the weight" and it had been a steal besides- like 10 or 15 dollars for a Wilson jacket. Well- it fits today! (Although at 94 degrees, it's a bit too hot to wear right now.) In a few months, I will be rocking this awesome jacket- and will have lost enough weight that even be able to wear a sweater under it.
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Old 08-10-2012, 07:31 PM   #5
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yea! Λ 5! i cant wait to reach my onederland! i bet its an awesome feeling!
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Old 08-10-2012, 07:35 PM   #6
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Woohoo!! Awesome achievement.
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Old 08-10-2012, 08:29 PM   #7
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Way to go girl! Wow, that is awesome!
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Old 08-11-2012, 06:49 PM   #8
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So exciting, xirene, congratulations!!!
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That's fantastic congratulations!!!!!!!!

Super exciting!
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Old 08-12-2012, 03:06 AM   #10
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Yayy!! Way to go! 199 is the best feeling ever, you should be proud!
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Old 08-12-2012, 04:10 PM   #12
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Awesome!!! That's an amazing milestone. Enjoy it
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Congratulations!!!! Hard work pays off!!!!

I will join you there soon!
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Old 08-12-2012, 06:04 PM   #14
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Yesterday the scale decided to be mean and went back to 200, but it's 199.4 today. What a rush!

To reward myself, I spent a few bucks and went to the local rec center for a few hours in their pool and hot tub. It's strange not using food as a reward like I've always done.
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Old 08-12-2012, 08:26 PM   #15
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That's so amazing! I'm still dreaming of that day so I can just imagine your joy Congrats!
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