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Postby thirtypetals » Sat Dec 16, 2006 4:19 pm

Hi everyone
I'm new to the forum but it didn't take long to become inspired with your success stories. When I told my husband that I wanted to lose weight he said that I picked the worst possible time to start a diet. He's probably right but I figure there's no time like the present.

I have been gaining weight over the last three years. I was once 52kg and a gym junkie. 10 years (and two kids) on, I'm 83kg and really uncomfortable about it. I really want to do this. I hope to be reporting back all the kilos shedding!!
30p :)
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Postby KimE » Sat Dec 16, 2006 5:27 pm

Hello 30p and welcome to the forum.

Check out the home page for tools and tips to help you get started. There are also plenty of challenges and diaries if you want to join in.

Glad to have you along and I wish you every success on your weight loss journey. :D
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Preferred Weight - Under 60 kgs
Current Weight - 64.8 kgs
Start Weight - 85 kgs
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Postby kate_turner2000 » Sat Dec 16, 2006 5:49 pm

Hi thirty petals
welcome to the group. glad you are inspired by some of the members :) i was too when i joined and i still am. best wishes for your weightloss journey. perhaps your hubby is right about the timing but you know what? you are never going to know unless you try it for yourself. you can always reevaluate things later down the track. stay positive and you can achieve anything :)
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Postby thirtypetals » Sat Dec 16, 2006 10:03 pm

Thanks for the info and encouragement. You both have done so well so far. I hope to do the same.
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Postby hushpuppy » Sun Dec 17, 2006 2:38 pm

Hi TP and welcome to the forums
SW 107kg
CW 99.8kg
GW 65kg
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Postby Ally » Sun Dec 17, 2006 4:14 pm

Hey welcome to the forum 30p!!
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Postby Butterfly_Dawn » Sun Dec 17, 2006 7:08 pm

Hi 30p and welcome!!
I started the day I had my wisdom teeth out so really, there is no time like the present!! Good luck for reaching your goals and I hope the site helps!
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15kg gained again (as at October 2010).
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