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Week 9

Tuesday, October 07, 2014

I didn't do a blog for my week 8. For those of you curious, I'm part of a weight loss challenge with some neighbors. We all put fifty bucks into the pot, winner takes all. So obviously.. it would be sweet to win. However, I've had a tough time. My weight has been going up and down, up and down. In fact last week, was my heaviest week of the challenge. *groan. Perhaps that's why I didn't do a dang blog. I don't know why, but I was retaining water like a camel last week. I know that was a big part of the gain, but I'm at a bit of a loss as to WHY? Wasn't anything to do with being a girl. I know when to expect that. Anyways, this week is better. My ankles aren't cankles! WooHoo! Mabye I've just been hydrating better. either way... "I'll take it!"

So.. I finally jumped in my placement on the board with total percentage loss. Now instead of being last or next to last, I'm in third place. Yeah!!! And yes... I calculated how much more I need to lose to beat our current #1. LOL Competative much? So, I have to lose about 4 lbs to move to #1. If I REALLY put my mind to it, and close my mouth and keep my hands out of the sugar, I KNOW I can do it. The problem is... haha 1. I won't always have that mentality... sometimes I "forget" or just go "oh well". and 2. We're going out of town this week for a few days. I'm pretty positive I CAN make good choices, the question is... will I? I think breakfast will be the most difficult. I'm wondering if I can pack some protein shakes? haha Seriously though, I think I might do that.

So... in a recap.. Only 3 more weeks left in this challenge. I. CAN. DO. IT.

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  • no profile photo CD8054794
    emoticon ug...SUGAR! It is my weakness for sure... Superman's Criptonight. (sp?) LOL
    But you are right... YOU CAN DO THIS, AND YOU WILL!
    Keep up the great fight
    YOU GOT THIS! emoticon
    2284 days ago
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    2297 days ago
  • ANNABELLISABEL
    You WILL do it! I have faith in you! :)
    2300 days ago
  • GHK1962
    I am pulling for you to win.

    But seriously? I am more pulling for you to just ...freakin be awesome. And you are sooooo there right now in my eyes. I mean ... 9 MILES!!!!!


    2301 days ago
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