3 Fat Chicks on a Diet Weight Loss Community  

Go Back   3 Fat Chicks on a Diet Weight Loss Community > Support Forum > Weight Loss Support

Weight Loss Support Give and get support here!

Thread Tools
Old 04-18-2011, 05:35 PM   #1
Junior Member
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Gretna, LA
Posts: 20

S/C/G: 244.4/195/159

Height: 5"6.5'

Default Onederland Anxiety/Obsession?

For those of you who have slipped into onederland did you get any anxiety or obsession when you were really close to making it? Usually I weigh once a week on Saturday and that is that because I know my weight fluctuates wildly throughout the course of the day and week. However, now that I am so close I am obsessing over the scale and get major anxiety over the numbers I am seeing. I guess I want to see 199 so bad and when I don't (which I know my body patterns and know I will not) I feel awful. I know it is stupid and I know I should just give it a rest until my normal weigh in day, but it is driving me nuts!
luvnmycstie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-18-2011, 08:55 PM   #2
Senior Member
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: California
Posts: 659

S/C/G: 285/211/165

Height: 5'6"


I am nowhere near onederland yet but I get like that over any old number... I can't imagine how I will be at the milestones! I challenged myself this past week to wait a full week between weigh-ins and it was HARD - then I only lost 0.8 because of that darn TOM. Anyway - put the scale away somewhere that it's hard to get to and drink a big glass of water when you first wake up so you aren't tempted Good luck & CONGRATS on almost-onederland!!
Lost 135 lb in 2011-2012. Yo-yo since then & back to recommit!

Last edited by juliana77; 04-18-2011 at 08:55 PM.
juliana77 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-19-2011, 07:23 AM   #3
On a Mission
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 1,202

S/C/G: 246/193/169

Height: 5'9"


I feel ya. It always seems like it takes a long time when you're waiting on a milestone.

Calorie counting gave me a method to fix the madness.

A high protein, moderate carb balance gives me control over cravings.

Last edited by 4star; 04-19-2011 at 07:23 AM.
4star is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-19-2011, 06:26 PM   #4
Senior Member
fattymcfatty's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Northern California
Posts: 723

S/C/G: 270?/See Ticker/185

Height: 5'9"


I was a complete NUTCASE. Especially it took months to go from 203-198. Ugghhh. But I made it. Hallelujah.

fattymcfatty is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-19-2011, 07:24 PM   #5
berryblondeboys's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 6,367

Height: 5'6.5"


I know I'll be a nutcase. I even get a bit worked up at 10 lbs. milestones. And, because I will be a nutcase, I'll probably end up making it HARDER on myself on reaching it with lack of sleep issues!

Restart 5/18/15 began at 263.9. All time high was 275 in 7/03. Low in Summer 2012 of 169.
A for the first 50 pounds lost, plus a for every additional 5 pounds lost on the weight loss reboot:

My journey to a healthier lifestyle blog http://melissaslife42.blogspot.com/
berryblondeboys is offline   Reply With Quote

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
I am SO EXCITED TODAY (please share!) cfmama 100 lb. Club 44 07-24-2009 08:54 AM

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

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:40 PM.

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.

Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.3.2