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post #1 of 13 Old 09-17-2013, 12:06 PM Thread Starter
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Weight loss... Finally!

I just needed to brag a little...

Starting at the beginning of July, i was working at a horse camp for kids and was working me ass off! (literally ) I still wasnt eating great, it was a lot of pasta, and sandwiches. Stuff thats easy to make for 50 people.

But, once i got home in August, i really started watching what i was eating. Lots of salad, salmon, chicken, fish, veggies, and fruit. As well, i basically only drink water and tea anymore.

Bottom line is, I've dropped over 20 pounds in 2 and a half months

For without a horse, i could not fly.
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post #2 of 13 Old 09-17-2013, 12:17 PM
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WooHoo congrat!!! Keep up the good work
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post #3 of 13 Old 09-17-2013, 12:29 PM Thread Starter
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WooHoo congrat!!! Keep up the good work
Thanks!! I was actually so happy when i stepped on the scale the other day! I still have about 50 more pounds to lose, but at least im on the right track!
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post #4 of 13 Old 09-18-2013, 11:19 PM
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I bet your fit right now as well. Keep it up.
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post #5 of 13 Old 09-18-2013, 11:23 PM
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Congrats. Thats awesome.
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post #6 of 13 Old 09-18-2013, 11:38 PM
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Well done!!

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post #7 of 13 Old 09-18-2013, 11:44 PM
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Congratulations that is a great achievement.

Now then, STOP for a moment and congratulate yourself on how much you have lost already, make a commitment that they are never coming back. Don't think about the journey ahead, just enjoy the moment.
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post #8 of 13 Old 09-19-2013, 12:25 AM
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Good for you! I'm looking at needing to lose 10-12 pounds after my trips & eating more restaurant foods. The clothes still fit, just tighter-LOL!
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post #9 of 13 Old 09-19-2013, 05:33 AM
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Congratulations That's a huge achievement!

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post #10 of 13 Old 09-19-2013, 10:55 AM
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I wish I only had 10-12 lbs to lose! I started back on Atkins yesterday. I've been on it before and know it works, but to me, it's an expensive way to eat. Anyone else ever try it? I had this for breakfast yesterday morning

Zip Lock Omelet: Break 2 eggs into a zip lock bag, add whatever ingredients you want, I added onions, bell pepper, and cheese. You can also add bacon, sausage or whatever. Place in a pot of boiling water for 13 minutes, it was awesome!!
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