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Good week - maybe not

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Hubby and I joined our 12 week community weight loss challenge at the health department. I had my first weigh in and was surprised. Not pleasantly surprised!
I weighed myself at home on Wed. with a loss of 1.5 lbs. I thought when I weigh today I would have a loss. Nope! I gained 1/2 pound. I had a very good week eating healthy and exercising.
A lot of explanations went through my head: wonder what I ate that had so much sodium last night? or Must be water retention.
My body is reacting differently to weight loss than before. I have accepted that fact - I guess. I won't give up and tomorrow starts another week for the 12 week program.
(Hubby weighs in tomorrow. We will see how he does!)
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  • no profile photo CD19923351
    You are very lucky to have your husband with you on your weight loss journey. My husband isn't interested and really doesn't care about his weight and it makes it very difficult.
    801 days ago
  • BEACHTIME9
    You will get there! So awesome that you are both working together to get healthier!
    801 days ago
  • 1ZIPPYC
    The bodies react to different things as we eat each day. I have scratched my head so many times trying to figure it all out! emoticon
    At least you are doing better than me! Of course, throw in a vacation of not so good eating and taking steroid medication and what do you get=6 pound gain! UGH! emoticon
    emoticon emoticon Never give up!! Proud of you and your husband for doing this! Hope all goes well with it! Thanks for commenting on my blog, by the way. Really appreciate your support! You are an awesome friend! emoticon
    801 days ago
  • IMUSTLOSEIT1
    Wish they had something like that around here, nope, you are on your own. lol
    801 days ago
  • MILPAM3
    Good for you for joining your community challenge together. You can keep each other accountable. emoticon
    802 days ago
  • TERRACOTTAGE
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    802 days ago
  • DEEEBEE
    I think it's nice to have friendly competition. Best to both of you!
    802 days ago
  • CINDEQUIZ
    Yes keep pushing.
    802 days ago
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