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136 lbs gone-renewing effort

Monday, September 15, 2008

I came to SP in June 06. Have since lost 165 lbs---most of that in that first year. Last Oct, I lost my "oomph"---and regained 30 of that---and have gone up and down within that 30 alllll year! But still have 136 gone...
I've not lost my desire-but my hope has waivered a time or two-but not my resolve TO KEEP MY TAIL HERE and KEEP ON TRYING!...but alas---I know as Master Yoda said---"Do or do not-there IS no "try"....so, I am back to "DO" again...
I've returned to my near daily except the weekend hour each day water aerobics, plus another half hour or so swimming...and doing my best to keep my food in line-that is still a struggle-but one I'm determined to accomplish as I'm also joining a "Biggest Loser Challenge" here on SP....and want soooo much to have a GOOD LOSS to finish out this year in Dec. I'm planning for another 30 gone---hopefully more. I secretly hope for as much as 50. Last week, returning to this goal, I lost seven and a half pounds.
I've had some significant depression going on still---but hope to just plow thru and get some good success to help lift me to a higher plain.
Sooooo....I'm off to the WC! (Wellness Center)
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  • GORDAMIA
    Hi Sherry I have just read your story and it inspired me so much . I just started this year at spark . I started off so good I lost 6 lbs and I was so excited and now I keep losing and regaining the same 2 lbs. and I feel like giving up and saying I can't do this.After reading your story I feel I can do this.I have alot of the same problems you do and I know how hard it is and I am so proud of you and you are a great motivator. I wish you continued success and thanks for sharing your story emoticon
    3956 days ago
  • ACLINE9527
    Sherry, seen U featured on Sparks and wanted to stop by and see how your doing, but I see U have not blogged in a long time. I pray all is well with U and your weight is still coming down. I loved your story girl. Here is a emoticon from me. Anna
    3957 days ago
  • AWESOMEFOREVER
    I know how hard it is to keep losing. I encourage you to daily post. It will allow others to come in and encourage you.

    Oh, thanks for the motivation you have given me to keep on going.


    Linda
    4086 days ago
  • RUTHXG
    Sherry, good for you for picking yourself up again & embarking on a new challenge. I'm trying to get some momentum going again myself. Let's be kind to ourselves by eating well today & enjoying every bite, OK?

    Cheers to you!
    4089 days ago
  • no profile photo VICKI-56
    I think you've done really well since you first started and you're learning moderation in all things. Thank you for your encouragement even though you don't know me.
    Vicki
    4092 days ago
  • GEORGIA_KAY
    You are a great inspiration to me--and not just in losing weight either..but in all things.
    4093 days ago
  • PERSISTENTTIM
    You've done awesome so far. Good luck in the challenge, I just started one too and it is great motivation.
    4098 days ago
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