Glad to have you here! It's so tempting to want to lose weight very quickly, but the truth is weight takes time to lose, and we all just have to be patient.
Congratulations on your five pounds!
You are making good choices by eliminating the candy and fast food. As others have said, replace the Diet Pepsi with water which is much better for you.
This site has MANY, MANY tips to help you with your weight loss plan. Just keep reading!
You can do this!