Thanks everyone! I appreciate your positive feedback and support.
My 9 year old son noticed my measurements chart today and said, "Hey mom, you are on your third row, that's great!" (the rows are each 25 cm, so I'm 2 cm into the third row)
When I explained what it was for he said, "You don't look any different." I laughed! The great thing about his comment is that he never saw me as being big and fat, like I saw myself. Another great thing is that he didn't notice because I lost the cm/inches slowly, which of course is ideal!
Inches away my friend inches away! That is great, 21 inches gone! Aunt Bee
My Younger Children Have Never Seen Me Thin! What A Shame!: My Hi Weight 486 - 336 pounds when I joined Spark people. My Goal Weight 300 -200 - 150 - 130 - 120 : Do Visit My Spark Page & get to know me. KISS Keep I Simple Sweetheart! I am 70 years old, in 2015: Live in Vancouver, WA area. I am working on Balance and Strength Training. Working at getting back under 180 pounds. Working on improving my health one day at a time.
3/11/05 8:52 A
WOO HOO! I'm very excited for you! You're doing great!
"You may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing that we call "failure" is not the falling down but the staying down." Mary Pickford
"No matter how slow you go, you are still lapping everybody on the couch."
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11,733 3/11/05 8:22 A
Great news. Love how you keep your measurements on the refrigerator as motivation!
We like measurements too, that scale often doesn't tell the right story while the magic of a healthy lifestyle change is happening!
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645 3/11/05 2:17 A
WOO HOO!!! Linda, that is AWESOME!!! You should be so proud of yourself!!! Keep up the good work. You made me want to go try out the measuring tape to see how well it cooperates with me! Keep it up girl! YOU ROCK! Thea
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