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Postby Tem » Tue Nov 20, 2007 1:20 am

Hi Everyone!

I am Temeeka, I am 24 & I Live in Brisbane, with My Almost Hubby Terry & Our 2 beautiful Kids, Jordan(3) & Tirralea(2).

I am currently Looking for work after 3 yrs of Being a SAHM(yey)
I go to gym 3 nights a week & Swim 3 Mornings a week.
I'm also studying Cert 3 In Fitness to be a Fitness Instructor Nxt yr :)

My Story-

so, i grew up a Swimmer, for 12 Yrs I did that & By the time I was 14 I was swimming 5 hrs a day & Gyming 4 a Day. I did that till i was 18.

At 19 I Met Terry & Was still ok, till at 20 We fell pregnant with Jordan & I made the mass mistake of Putting on 30kgs.
I lost pretty much all of it after I had him, But 8 wks after having him, we fell preg with Tirralea.
I only put on 9 kgs with her Luckily!

As we sit I am at the 68 Marker(am only 163 cms)
We are getting married in 8 Months & My aim is to be back down to 58 Kilos!

So I need 10kgs in 8 months, & because I am little in height & have Pcos, it isn't so easy!

Need some more motivation from people, so hope you can all help :)

Looking forward to getting to know everyone!

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Postby Playboy_bunny » Tue Nov 20, 2007 8:58 am

Hi :) Thanks for sharing your story! Your pics are gorgeous! :D Welcome to the forum :) xx
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Postby Butterfly_Dawn » Tue Nov 20, 2007 10:58 am

Hi Temeeka and welcome to the forum
35kg lost. (November 2005 - October 2006)
15kg gained again (as at October 2010).
Back to the drawing board - Let's do this thing!

"You can't change the winds, but you can change the sails"

"Reach out and take control of what lands in your lap"

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Postby help6363 » Tue Nov 20, 2007 11:14 am

Hello and welcome

Wow......studying Cert 3 In Fitness to be a Fitness Instructor Nxt yr? Will you be working towards being a personal trainer? or Instructor? Sorry, I know nothing about these courses. However, I am sure you will do very well!

Married in 8 months.....that's fantastic!

I look forward to reading about your weight loss progress.......I know you will reach goal weight!

Oh, good luck with job hunting.......I found really helpful when I was looking for work. What type of work are you looking for?

Have a great day!


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Postby Mandie » Tue Nov 20, 2007 11:18 am

hi, welcome aboard! :) you can do this!
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Postby chubbywife79 » Tue Nov 20, 2007 11:35 am

Hi and welcome. Your love it here. Your kids are gorgeous!
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Postby Sas » Tue Nov 20, 2007 11:38 am

Welcome Tem. Good luck with the weight loss hun :)

You can do it! :)

I hope all the wedding plans are coming along well :)
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Postby Tem » Tue Nov 20, 2007 12:21 pm

Thanks Girls :)

Michelle, I'll be an instructor! Be nice one day to be a personal Trainer, but there isn't as much work as what there is in Intructor work.

Atm I am looking for Admin work . . .Just :( Having Issues. Feels Like I'm so stuck, which makes me stuck on all plans with the wedding etc.

Bit of a crappy Feeling atm, But We will get there :)

As for the weightloss thanks for the Gr8 Replies!

I'm excited to be here!

Just to let ya know. . Facebook does wonders for finding things ;)
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Postby JP1 » Tue Nov 20, 2007 2:53 pm

welcome and good luck :)
Highs : 107 Kg (24 Sept 2007) : 113.5 Kg (12 Jan 2014) : 110 Kg (12 Jan 2017)
Current :101.9 Kg (28 Feb 2018)
Lows : 78.4 Kg (20 May 2008) : 87.4 Kg (on 16 Dec in both 2009 & 2010) : 82.9 Kg (14 Apr 2011) : 87.1 Kg (4 Jul 2011) : 90.5 Kg (14 Jul 2014) : 99.2 Kg (31 May 2016)
Target : 99.9 Kg by 1st Apr 2018
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Postby milkyway » Tue Nov 20, 2007 2:56 pm

Hi Tem and welcome to the forum. You sound like you've got your head screwed on right. You've set a healthy goal in a realistic timeframe and i hope we can share the journey with you :)
Just keep moving! And don't be lazy...
SW: 74.3kg - 1/1/09
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Postby milkyway » Tue Nov 20, 2007 2:56 pm

PS I bet you could help us out with tonnes of advice, especially on the exercise front :)
Just keep moving! And don't be lazy...
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Postby oostevens » Thu Nov 22, 2007 5:09 pm in i chatted to u on msn ages ago tem??? i was talking to u about havng a baby cos we were trying?

oh sorry Rachel here :)

u like angelina jolie??? is that you?

if so, your hair looks rad, if not, your hair looks rad and welcome :p


[First goal: to reach 80kgs]
[Second goal: to reach 75kgs]

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Postby GoddessInside » Thu Nov 22, 2007 6:32 pm

Welcome Temeeka !

You've got a pretty healthy goal there and I believe you will will get there before your wedding !

If you need any wedding help, give me a holler, I got married this year :)

Good luck with your weight loss and planning your wedding :D
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SW148.0kgs - 14 Oct 2014
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Postby Mummyof3 » Fri Nov 30, 2007 11:00 am

Hy ya Tem,
I enjoyed reading your intro, shucks yeah you sound like you know what you want, good on you for doing your certificate, what a awesome thing to study, the best thing to study if you ask me, "health" I love it hehehehe I'm on sort of like on this buzz that everyday my bod just amazes me on what it can do... 8)

Welcome to the forum, :lol: :lol: where abouts in brisbane you stay!!! I'm thinking about moving there, I'm from NZ,

"You must begin to think of yourself as becoming the person you want to be."

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