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  • Seeing Yourself Through The Eyes Of An Honest Friend

    Last Sunday, my hubbie took our camera with us to church. He wanted to get shots of folks in the church; but more importantly, he wanted a couple of shots of he and I together in our Sunday best. I would love to show you those photos, but I am having...

    Posted on 2/28/2014 by Hanfordrose | 24 Comments

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    On January 21, 2014 I looked at myself in the mirror and I just wanted to cry. "How did I let myself gain so much weight?" "What am I going to do about it?" I had a lot running through my mind. Then, I got on the scale and for the rest of the evening...

    Posted on 2/28/2014 by kelleyannutt73 | 6 Comments

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  • Spilling the guts

    I have been noticing lately I am having real issues with food and it is a scary thing. Before, all I knew was what foods I liked and how “comforting” it could be. Now I am aware of too many things like calories, carbs, fats, and proteins. I stress be...

    Posted on 2/28/2014 by Iron_Duchess | 2 Comments

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  • I could see my kid doing this

    except I'd be behind the camera saying sweetly, butt down, baby, make a straight line like Barbie okay? No - the barbie closest to me, four of the other barbies are doing it wrong - you should adjust their form too - ok! now let's take this pic! 

    Posted on 2/28/2014 by yoovie | 6 Comments

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  • UV on MFP - from Dee <3


    Posted on 2/28/2014 by yoovie | 4 Comments

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  • Be kind today, someone needs it

     I’m having a terrible week, month, year, life. I finally reached the point last night to where I know I need to get some help to cope. And today this happened, from my fb post:Went to Starbucks this morning. I arrived at the drive thru at the same t...

    Posted on 2/28/2014 by ChasingKatie | 24 Comments

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  • Day 54 - Negative day + New Goals

    Hello MFP/Internet! It’s Friday! Day 54! Today is going to be a very busy day for me work wise which I am not particularly looking forward to! I wouldn’t be surprised if there was a rage walk tonight! My food is ready and my mind is set, I am hopin...

    Posted on 2/28/2014 by cjanaro | 2 Comments

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  • Moments that touch us

    I have a daughter who is 8 years old and also a son who is 6. They are getting to the age that they want to watch "adult" shows with us. My husband and I talked it over and agreed they could watch The Biggest Loser with us. They were thrilled. They l...

    Posted on 1/24/2014 by Sharbear73 | 15 Comments

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  • Where and when did this happen?

            It has been almost a year since I screwed up my weight loss journey up the butt. I simply can not believe nor know how I lost myself along the way. I gave up. I let myself go once again. I lost over 45lbs. Now I gained it back and then some. ...

    Posted on 2/26/2014 by LittleMissMarie87 | 20 Comments

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  • Random thoughts today...

    Good day &amp; challenging day today... good day - walked the dog, got to the gym - the SL5x5 program is going well - i'm at the end of week 6, and today i managed: squat: 5x5x135lbs bench press: 5x5x75lbs barbell row: 5x5x75lbs i actually managed to...

    Posted on 2/27/2014 by katrwal | 5 Comments

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  • Me and My Best Friend Mountain Dew

    Oh soda...how I love thee. Your seductive caramel coloring, your fizzy feeling when you hit my tongue and the sugar and caffeine rush you leave me with. YOU have been the hardest thing for me to give up. YOU are what I miss the most. It doesn't feel ...

    Posted on 2/27/2014 by xJillyFromPhillyx | 8 Comments

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  • She is not beautiful....

    She looks in the mirror and sees, well what do you think she sees? She sees fat thighs, she sees the belly that just won't go away, she sees the arm fat that hangs like bat wings, she sees the small lines that are beginning on her eyes, she sees the ...

    Posted on 2/27/2014 by Jane2285 | 18 Comments

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  • "It’s very strange. I have been in the revenge business so long, now that it's over, I don't know what to do with the rest of my life"

    This past weekend I had a golf outing with some buddies I haven’t seen since our annual golf retreat in the fall of last year, and at that time, I was much bigger. Typically, we rag on each other from mama jokes to fat jokes, and I’ve always got the ...

    Posted on 2/27/2014 by stvsan | 6 Comments

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  • Starting Over Again..For The Last Time

    Over the last 20 years, I've lost and regained an average of 85 lbs every 5 years or so.  I've never been at my heaviest again (which is 277), but I want to me in the mode of maintaining rather than always having to lose.Now that I've spent the last ...

    Posted on 2/27/2014 by anntalisha | 8 Comments

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  • Feeling great!

    Last time I was searching for peeps to keep me motivated and I didn't know how to use mfp lol now I'm doing great!! So proud of myself last that I lost the first 5 I was wanting and now I'm at 6  food is my drug of choice I love food but I love my bo...

    Posted on 2/27/2014 by Allicatmewohisspurr | 4 Comments

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  • A New Driver's License And What A Difference!

    We moved, and I needed to update my driver's license address...BUT EVEN MORE IMPORTANT TO ME...I wanted a new photo and my CORRECT WEIGHT on that important photo ID.My old license showed a lady with a very fat face and double chins. It also gave my h...

    Posted on 2/27/2014 by Hanfordrose | 23 Comments

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  • Done Bulking

    I started bulking in October, and had originally decided to make it a 16-week bulk. I only started making measurable gains closer to the end of my bulk and decided to extend it 6 more weeks, through the middle of March. So many things have happened i...

    Posted on 2/27/2014 by PrimalRunner | 4 Comments

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    A couple weeks ago I wrote a post about accepting my weight as normal. A lot of people liked it. (Click here to see it.)Something unexpected happened: Since I stopped logging my food and stopped worrying about my weight, I have not had one single foo...

    Posted on 2/27/2014 by Elliehmltn | 8 Comments

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  • Defined

    You may have opened this expecting to read an exciting post about how my abs are now defined. I don't mean to disappoint you. I am writing today to support anyone else who is in this for the long haul - for life - and who might be on a plateau. You m...

    Posted on 2/27/2014 by futuresize8 | 11 Comments

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  • Sharing a post from a friend - The Art of Living

    original blog by IHAD - http://www.myfitnesspal.com/blog/ihad/view/the-art-of-living-624684#  Too often, I think, we draw artificial lines between our work and play. NOW is the time to be serious. THIS is when we get to have fun. In my experience, th...

    Posted on 2/26/2014 by yoovie | 0 Comments

    10 votes + -