Ask For Advice
Page 1 of 4 1234 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 37

Thread: Weightloss Challenge 2010!!

  1. #1
    diamond78
    Platinum Member diamond78's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Location
    New York
    Age
    39
    Posts
    1,610
    Gender
    Female

    Thumbs up Weightloss Challenge 2010!!

    Okay folks! I am creating this thread to help motivate me to lose this weight once and for all!! I also created it for anyone else who may be trying to lose weight. Whether it's only 10 pounds or more than 50, any and all are welcome to join.

    I will officially begin this journey Monday, January 4th, 2010 with my first weigh-in and will weigh-in every Monday thereafter and post my results.

    Losing weight can be such a challenge and it's so easy to fall off the wagon which is why I figured if I had some type of accountability, then maybe I will have more success.

    I encourage others to join me in this weightloss journey and hopefully we can motivate each other to get in shape! Let's share ideas, recipes, accomplishments, and most importantly support each other!

    So, if you're ready for the challenge join in! I want to try to lose around 50 pounds, so I'll be here for awhile even if I have to do it alone!

    I'm ready to start the year off right!!

  2. #2
    Jd1983
    Platinum Member Jd1983's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Age
    34
    Posts
    5,278
    Gender
    Female
    *Yah* count me in! I just want to lose about 8 lbs, but I'm definitely going to catch up on this thread.

    Good luck!!!!

  3. #3
    NightLily
    Platinum Member NightLily's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    nowhere
    Posts
    2,742
    Cool I'm in. What do we do? More than anything I need to start working out again (broken foot makes that very difficult so I am thinking weights). I may be off my foot for quite sometime if I get foot surgery so I have to figure this one out.

    I'm thinking I would like to lose about 15 lbs by summer. Put on a little over Xmas haha. Still got it though.

  4. #4
    rikka
    Gold Member rikka's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    Saskatchewan, Canada
    Age
    36
    Posts
    888
    Gender
    Female
    Count me in! I didn't want to wait until Jan 1 to start, so I started two weeks ago. I have already lost 1.5kg. My goal is 20kg in total - no specified time line.

  5. #5
    diamond78
    Platinum Member diamond78's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Location
    New York
    Age
    39
    Posts
    1,610
    Gender
    Female
    Quote Originally Posted by SuzyQ2513 [Register to see the link]
    Cool I'm in. What do we do? More than anything I need to start working out again (broken foot makes that very difficult so I am thinking weights). I may be off my foot for quite sometime if I get foot surgery so I have to figure this one out.

    I'm thinking I would like to lose about 15 lbs by summer. Put on a little over Xmas haha. Still got it though.

    Great you guys!

    Well, what I'm planning on doing is watching my caloric intake while incorporating some exercise.

    I used this site before to help determine how many calories I should be eating to be able to lose weight at a steady pace.

    link removed

    I have my Walk Away the Pounds DVD and my exercise bike ready to go since it's really cold outside right now and I don't want to get a gym membership.

    I was thinking that once a week we should log in our progress.

    I picked Monday since it's the start of the week. On Monday I will post my starting weight and measurements and then post my weight and measurements every Monday thereafter. I think it would be great motivation if we all post our progress!

    That's great rikka with your weight loss thus far! Hopefully you can keep punching forward!

  6. #6
    NightLily
    Platinum Member NightLily's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    nowhere
    Posts
    2,742
    Well I do not like to weigh myself (too much anxiety) so I just say my progress in my habits. Eating healthy and regularly, working out and how much, and any changes I notice

  7. #7
    rikka
    Gold Member rikka's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    Saskatchewan, Canada
    Age
    36
    Posts
    888
    Gender
    Female
    My approach is to up my activity. I have a decently balanced diet and I tend to not over indulge. I have "dieted" before and it never ends up with long term results. I love food WAY too much. But through a combination of healthier eating habits and increased physical activity I think I can do it.

    I am cool with a weekly/bi-weekly weigh in/measurement. I know that weight is just a number and it is more about how I feel - but I too get some anxiety over the numbers. I have a bridesmaid dress I am getting fitted in April - I want to have lost inches by then!!!

    It is exciting to have a team to do this with. Good luck guys.

  8. #8
    luminousone
    Platinum Member
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Oregon
    Posts
    1,816
    Gender
    Female
    Okay, I'm on! I need to lose at least 30 lbs...

    Well I guess I had better get off this computer and go work out...

    btw ladies I had breast cancer last spring and now I know it is imperative for me to get my weight down so I do not get it on the other side or have a recurrence...

  9. #9
    NightLily
    Platinum Member NightLily's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    nowhere
    Posts
    2,742
    Hey gals (and any guys later joining)

    I'll be keeping a food log for one week to keep me on track with some recipes when I make them:

    [Register to see the link]

    For anybody interested.

  10. #10
    Leighton
    Silver Member Leighton's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Location
    Ontario, Canada
    Age
    26
    Posts
    469
    Gender
    Female
    Good for you!! Keep us updated for sure

  11.  

Page 1 of 4 1234 LastLast
Top Threads
Nausea as a result of lying?
Long story short: a young man named Mike who I met on Tinder last month have decided to be a couple. Sadly, we also decided it would be best to keep
Now urology problems! I'm sick of being sick...
So I was content and happy in last thread with my results showing no signs of a blood cancer in my tests with the oncologist. Then for the first
Car motion sickness a week before period
Has anyone experienced it ? I mean as passenger in a bus and in car. ..right when i got outside i was fine...
How to Gain Control, Over-OCD?
I have had OCD 4 years. Mine suffer, through my experiences knows no bound.OCD is classified as an anxiety disorder. It is also a neurological

Featured Threads
Red Flag if the guy on first date does not pay for my food?
A guys asked me out to a dinner and picked the restaurant. Toward the end, when the waiter came to drop off the bill, the waiter leaned toward the
narcissistic ex - help/ how to get back at him
So this is a post about a narcisisstic, immature ex. Not an ex boyfriend, not an ex boy, but something in between. It was something in between
University freshers fling?
[B]Hey there! [/B] Thank you so much for reading this. I just [I]REALLY [/I]need advice as it's SERIOUSLY affecting MY LIFE
Should you call out your ex when you find out they've been cheating on you?
Just some thoughts guys. Have you been cheated on? What did you do? Did you call your ex out on the lies and deceit? Or go on with your lives?
Ex is being so angry and hateful
I was in kind of relationship for almost 6-7 months but unexpectedly we broke up. He dumped. Just on a fight. Just day after our breakup. I went back
How to avoid checking up on ex social media?
Hi friends, Iím finding that posting here and seeing so many of us in the same boat is proving rather helpful in my own journey to move on. That
Break-up
Hi, I've recently just been broken up with by my girlfriend of two years, she has stated it wasn't all my fault and she is part to blame, but would
Ask For Advice

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •