EXCITED!!!!

I did it. After six months, I hit my 25-pound weight loss goal. Since November 16, 2008, I have lost a total of 25.2 pounds. And I didn’t use any pills or shakes or other help-you-lose-pounds-quick-scheme. I did it on my own…sort of. 

I joined Weight Watchers on November 16 of last year and that is what has helped me on this weight loss journey. I have finally learned about healthy eating and am now, doing it right. And I have quit DIETING! I am hoping that this rollercoaster ride I have been on will finally smooth out and not have so many hills and valleys.

I still have some issues to work out…like the whole exercising thing. I do some, but not what I should be doing, which is probably why it has taken me six months to lose those 25 pounds. I also need to not beat myself up if I slip up and have a piece or two or three of cake. I am still learning and I am enjoying every minute of it.

I hope you stay with me as I continue this journey. Thanks for reading!

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3 thoughts on “EXCITED!!!!

  1. Congratulations! I have been reading your blog with interest as I too am trying to lose weight. It can be so frustrating and difficult! I am in the beginning stages of my “lifestyle change” and get really discouraged when the weight doesn’t fall off like I think it should. I know that it took time to gain it, so it will take time to lose it, but I am so impatient! Continued good luck to you! Keep up the good work!

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  2. Thanks, Dragonfly…..I have finally realized that it does take time and EFFORT! Don’t get discouraged. Just keep thinking of the end result. And always remember these two things: “Nothing tastes as good as being healthy feels.” “What you eat in private, you wear in public.” That last one was/is something that really hit home for me. Good luck to you and your healthy journey!

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