Harry Potter book weightloss challenge!
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Hello! I love this idea!
Me right now:
Me after the challenge:
Start date: March 19, 2017  SW: 308  CGW: 222
PS Challenge
[ ] Lose 7lbs from your start date  GW: 301
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Philosopher's Stone has 223 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 7.
[X] Lose 7lbs from your start date.
Started 3/16/17 = 230
Weighed 3/20/17 = 227.6 Lost 2.4
It's a start and progress in the right direction!
Can anyone tell me how to put pictures and/or film in here? I have no idea how it is done!0 
Starting 1/24/17
SW: 210
Sorcerer's Stone has 309 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 12, added again: 3.
[X] Lose 3lbs from your start date. (207lbs) Completed 2/7/17 (205.6)
Chamber of Secrets has 341 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 8.
[ ] Lose 8lbs from the completion of the SS challenge. (197.6lbs)
2/14/17  204.8
2/21/17  202.6 (5 left!)
2/28/17  201.2 (3.6 left!)
3/7/17  201.6 (4 left)
3/14/17  201.6 (4 left)
3/21/17  200.8 (3.2 left!) Finally going in the right direction again!
Prisoner of Azkaban has 435 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 12, added again: 3.
[ ] Lose 3lbs from the completion of the CoS challenge. (194.6lbs)
Goblet of Fire has 743 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 14, added again: 5.
[ ] Lose 5lbs from the completion of the PoA challenge. (189.6lbs)
Order of the Phoenix has 870 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 15, added again: 6.
[ ] Lose 6lbs from the completion of the GoF challenge. (183.6lbs)
HalfBlood Prince has 652 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 13, added again: 4.
[ ] Lose 4lbs from the completion of the OotP challenge. (179.6lbs)
Deathly Hallows also has 759 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 21, added again: 3.
[ ] Lose 3lbs from the completion of the HBP challenge. (176.6lbs)0 
Well, it took 4 months, but I've finally finished PS! Now onto CS, need to get to 190...here we go!2

Joining this fantastic challenge now! Love the idea of incorporating reading into weight loss!
I'm going to start with my weight from the beginning of the year to be able to go through more books.
Starting weight: 212 lbs.
Philosopher's Stone has 223 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 7.
[ ] Lose 7lbs from your start date. Goal: 205 lbs. Completed!
Also, almost finished with this book that my daughter(9) and I are reading through at bedtime.
Chamber of Secrets has 251 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 8.
[ ] Lose 8lbs from the completion of the PS challenge. Goal: 197 lbs.
Prisoner of Azkaban has 317 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 11.
[ ] Lose 11lbs from the completion of the CoS challenge. Goal: 186 lbs.
Goblet of Fire has 636 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 15.
[ ] Lose 15lbs from the completion of the PoA challenge. Goal: 171 lbs.
Order of the Phoenix has 766 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 19.
[ ] Lose 19lbs from the completion of the GoF challenge. Goal: 152 lbs.
145 is my ultimate goal, but I am happy with maintaining a higher weight if I feel healthy at this point.
Anything lower than that is just gravy. I haven't been that small in awhile, so I'll reevaluate at this point.
HalfBlood Prince has 607 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 13.
[ ] Lose 13lbs from the completion of the OotP challenge. Goal: 133 ?
Deathly Hallows also has 607 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 13.
[ ] Lose 13lbs from the completion of the HBP challenge. Goal: 120 ?
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Starting date: 22/11/2016
Starting weight: 152.2lbs
Philosopher's Stone has 223 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 7.
[ ] Lose 7lbs from your start date.(22/11/2016). Need to get to 145.2lbs for goal
Week 1(24/11/16)152.2lbs(0lbs)(7lbs left to go)
Week 2(01/12/16)150.2lbs(2lbs)(5lbs left to go)
Week 3(08/12/16)151lbs(+0.8lbs)(5.8lbs left to go)
Week 4(15/12/16)151lbs(0lbs)(5.8lbs left to go)
Week 5(22/12/16)150.6lbs(0.4lbs)(5.4lbs left to go)
Week 6(29/12/16)151lbs(+0.4lbs)(5.8lbs left to go)
Week 7(05/01/17)150.8lbs(0.2lbs)(5.6lbs left to go)
Week 8(12/01/17)149.4lbs(1.4lbs)(4.2lbs left to go)
Week 9(19/01/17)149.4lbs(0lbs)(4.2lbs left to go)
Week 10(26/01/17)147.8lbs(1.6lbs)(2.6lbs left to go)
Week 11(02/02/17)147.8lbs(0lbs)(2.6lbs left to go)
Week 12(09/02/17)148.4lbs(+0.6lbs)(3.2lbs left to go)
Week 13(16/02/17)148.4lbs(0lbs)(3.2lbs left to go)
Week 14(23/02/17)148.2lbs(0.2lbs)(3lbs left to go)
Week 15(02/03/17)148.4lbs(+0.2lbs)(3.2lbs left to go)
Week 16(09/03/17)149.4lbs(+1.0lbs)(4.2lbs left to go)
Week 17(16/03/17)149.4lbs(0lbs)(4.2lbs left to go)
Week 18(23/03/17)149lbs(0.4lbs)(3.8lbs left to go)
Chamber of Secrets has 251 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 8.
[ ] Lose 8lbs from the completion of the PS challenge.Need to get to 137.2lbs for goal
Prisoner of Azkaban has 317 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 11.
[ ] Lose 11lbs from the completion of the CoS challenge. Need to get to 126.2lbs for goal
Goblet of Fire has 636 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 15.
[ ] Lose 15lbs from the completion of the PoA challenge. Need to get to 111.2lbs for goal1 
Philosopher's Stone has 223 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 7.
[X ] Lose 7lbs from 29 Dec 2016.
• 29 Dec 2016  SW: 272. Goal  265.
• 1 Jan 2017 – 273.8 (Oops. Wrong Direction!)
• 8 Jan 2017 – 268.8 (3.2 lbs. lost)
• 15 Jan 2017 – 269.4 (+.6 Total Lost 2.6)
• 22 Jan 2017 – 267.4 (2 Total Lost 4.6)
• 29 Jan 2017 – 266.6 (.8 Total Lost 5.4)
• 5 Feb 2017 – 266.0 (.6 Total Lost 6)
• 12 Feb 2017 – 264.4 (1.6 Total 7.6)
Chamber of Secrets has 251 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 8.
[X ] Lose 8lbs from the completion of the PS challenge. (12 Feb 2017)
• 12 Feb 2017 – SW: 264.4. Goal – 256.4
• 19 Feb 2017 – 263.0 (1.4 Total Lost 9)
• 26 Feb 2017 – 260.0 (3 Total Lost 12.)
• 5 Mar 2017 – 258.8 (1.2 Total 13.2)
• 12 Mar 2017 – 256.8(2 Total 15.2)
• 19 Mar 2017 – 256.6 (.2 Total 15.4)
• 26 Mar 2017 – 254.6 (2 Total 17.4)
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Philosopher's Stone has 223 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 7.
[X] Lose 7lbs from your start date.
Started 3/16/17 = 230
Weighed 3/20/17 = 227.6 Lost 2.4
Weighed 3/23/17 = 224.0 Lost 6.0
Weighed 3/25/17 = 222.6 Lost 7.4
Weighed 3/27/17 = 220.6 Lost 8.4
Chamber of Secrets has 251 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 8.
[ ] Lose 8lbs from the completion of the PS challenge.
Started 3/27/17 = 220.61 
Starting 1/24/17
SW: 210
Sorcerer's Stone has 309 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 12, added again: 3.
[X] Lose 3lbs from your start date. (207lbs) Completed 2/7/17 (205.6)
Chamber of Secrets has 341 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 8.
[ ] Lose 8lbs from the completion of the SS challenge. (197.6lbs)
2/14/17  204.8
2/21/17  202.6 (5 left!)
2/28/17  201.2 (3.6 left!)
3/7/17  201.6 (4 left)
3/14/17  201.6 (4 left)
3/21/17  200.8 (3.2 left!)
3/28/17  200.8 (3.2 left) I'm starting to sense a theme here..... ha.
Prisoner of Azkaban has 435 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 12, added again: 3.
[ ] Lose 3lbs from the completion of the CoS challenge. (194.6lbs)
Goblet of Fire has 743 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 14, added again: 5.
[ ] Lose 5lbs from the completion of the PoA challenge. (189.6lbs)
Order of the Phoenix has 870 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 15, added again: 6.
[ ] Lose 6lbs from the completion of the GoF challenge. (183.6lbs)
HalfBlood Prince has 652 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 13, added again: 4.
[ ] Lose 4lbs from the completion of the OotP challenge. (179.6lbs)
Deathly Hallows also has 759 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 21, added again: 3.
[ ] Lose 3lbs from the completion of the HBP challenge. (176.6lbs)1 
Start date: 3/19/17  SW: 310  CGW: 222
PS Challenge
[ ] Lose 7lbs from your start date  GW: 303
3/29/17  305.2 lbs (2.2 to go)
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This is amazing because it lines up almost exactly with my ultimate goal weight AND I love Harry Potter!!
SW (1/1/2017): 232.8
Philosopher's Stone has 223 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 7.
[ACHIEVED 2/10/17] Lose 7lbs from your start date. (Goal Weight 225.8)
Weight 225.1!
Chamber of Secrets has 251 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 8.
[ACHIEVED 3/18/17] Lose 8lbs from the completion of the PS challenge. (Goal Weight 217.8)
Weight 217.5!
Prisoner of Azkaban has 317 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 11.
[ ] Lose 11lbs from the completion of the CoS challenge. (Goal Weight 206.8)
Goblet of Fire has 636 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 15.
[ ] Lose 15lbs from the completion of the PoA challenge. (Goal Weight 191.8)
Order of the Phoenix has 766 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 19.
[ ] Lose 19lbs from the completion of the GoF challenge. (Goal Weight 172.8)
HalfBlood Prince has 607 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 13.
[ ] Lose 13lbs from the completion of the OotP challenge. (Goal Weight 159.8)
Deathly Hallows also has 607 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 13.
[ ] Lose 13lbs from the completion of the HBP challenge. (Ultimate Goal Weight 145)3 
Starting date: 22/11/2016
Starting weight: 152.2lbs
Philosopher's Stone has 223 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 7.
[ ] Lose 7lbs from your start date.(22/11/2016). Need to get to 145.2lbs for goal
Week 1(24/11/16)152.2lbs(0lbs)(7lbs left to go)
Week 2(01/12/16)150.2lbs(2lbs)(5lbs left to go)
Week 3(08/12/16)151lbs(+0.8lbs)(5.8lbs left to go)
Week 4(15/12/16)151lbs(0lbs)(5.8lbs left to go)
Week 5(22/12/16)150.6lbs(0.4lbs)(5.4lbs left to go)
Week 6(29/12/16)151lbs(+0.4lbs)(5.8lbs left to go)
Week 7(05/01/17)150.8lbs(0.2lbs)(5.6lbs left to go)
Week 8(12/01/17)149.4lbs(1.4lbs)(4.2lbs left to go)
Week 9(19/01/17)149.4lbs(0lbs)(4.2lbs left to go)
Week 10(26/01/17)147.8lbs(1.6lbs)(2.6lbs left to go)
Week 11(02/02/17)147.8lbs(0lbs)(2.6lbs left to go)
Week 12(09/02/17)148.4lbs(+0.6lbs)(3.2lbs left to go)
Week 13(16/02/17)148.4lbs(0lbs)(3.2lbs left to go)
Week 14(23/02/17)148.2lbs(0.2lbs)(3lbs left to go)
Week 15(02/03/17)148.4lbs(+0.2lbs)(3.2lbs left to go)
Week 16(09/03/17)149.4lbs(+1.0lbs)(4.2lbs left to go)
Week 17(16/03/17)149.4lbs(0lbs)(4.2lbs left to go)
Week 18(23/03/17)149lbs(0.4lbs)(3.8lbs left to go)
Week 19(30/03/17)148lbs(1.0lbs)(2.8lbs left to go)
Chamber of Secrets has 251 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 8.
[ ] Lose 8lbs from the completion of the PS challenge.Need to get to 137.2lbs for goal
Prisoner of Azkaban has 317 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 11.
[ ] Lose 11lbs from the completion of the CoS challenge. Need to get to 126.2lbs for goal
Goblet of Fire has 636 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 15.
[ ] Lose 15lbs from the completion of the PoA challenge. Need to get to 111.2lbs for goal3 
PS goal complete 2/17/17 293lbs 7 lbs lost
CoS goal complete 3/3/17 284.7 8 lbs lost
PoA goal complete 3/30/17 274 11 lbs lost
GoF goal complete 259
OotP goal complete 240
HBP goal complete 227
DH goal complete 214
Starting weight 300 lbs current weight 273.62 
Hah
Read this when it started and thought, 'nah, I'll never lose that much!'
Have just seen that I have just about completed Prisoner of Azkaban!
Roll on Goblet of Fire!
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Philosopher's Stone has 223 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 7.
[X ] Lose 7lbs from 29 Dec 2016. (Goal – 265)
• 29 Dec 2016  SW: 272. Goal  265.
• 1 Jan 2017 – 273.8 (Oops. Wrong Direction!)
• 8 Jan 2017 – 268.8 (3.2 lbs. lost)
• 15 Jan 2017 – 269.4 (+.6 Total Lost 2.6)
• 22 Jan 2017 – 267.4 (2 Total Lost 4.6)
• 29 Jan 2017 – 266.6 (.8 Total Lost 5.4)
• 5 Feb 2017 – 266.0 (.6 Total Lost 6)
• 12 Feb 2017 – 264.4 (1.6 Total 7.6)
Chamber of Secrets has 251 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 8.
[X ] Lose 8lbs from the completion of the PS challenge. (Began 12 Feb 2017 – Goal – 256.4)
• 12 Feb 2017 – SW: 264.4. Goal – 256.4
• 19 Feb 2017 – 263.0 (1.4 Total Lost 9)
• 26 Feb 2017 – 260.0 (3 Total Lost 12.)
• 5 Mar 2017 – 258.8 (1.2 Total 13.2)
• 12 Mar 2017 – 256.8(2 Total 15.2)
• 19 Mar 2017 – 256.6 (.2 Total 15.4)
• 26 Mar 2017 – 254.6 (2 Total 17.4)
Prisoner of Azkaban has 317 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 11.
[ ] Lose 11lbs from the completion of the CoS challenge. (Began 26 Mar 2017 – Goal – 243.6)
• 26 Mar 2017 – SW: 254.6. Goal – 243.6
• 2 Apr 2017 – 252.2 (2.4 Total – 19.8)
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This is Awesome, What a fun Challenge.
SW 231
PS Goal224
CoS Goal 216
PoA Goal205
GoF Goal190
OotP Goal 171
HBP Goal158
DH Goal 145
If I can do this this year I will be on track for my goal weight. Yes!
Philosopher's Stone has 223 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 7.
[ ] Lose 7lbs from your start date.
Chamber of Secrets has 251 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 8.
[ ] Lose 8lbs from the completion of the PS challenge.
Prisoner of Azkaban has 317 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 11.
[ ] Lose 11lbs from the completion of the CoS challenge.
Goblet of Fire has 636 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 15.
[ ] Lose 15lbs from the completion of the PoA challenge.
Order of the Phoenix has 766 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 19.
[ ] Lose 19lbs from the completion of the GoF challenge.
HalfBlood Prince has 607 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 13.
[ ] Lose 13lbs from the completion of the OotP challenge.
Deathly Hallows also has 607 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 13.
[ ] Lose 13lbs from the completion of the HBP challenge.1 
^ Top marks for the totally sexy Barty Crouch Jr. gif... welcome to the challenge!!0

Totally starting my own challenge from the beginning again (oops Christmas, birthdays, Fat Fridays... insert further excuse here )
Philosopher's Stone has 223 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 7.
[ ] Lose 7lbs from your start date.
Goal weight for challenge: 186lbs
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Start date: 3/19/17  SW: 310  CGW: 224
Philosopher's Stone has 223 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 7.
[X] Lose 7lbs from your start date. GW: 303
3/29/17  305.2 lbs (4.8 total lost, 2.2 to go)
4/6/17  302.2 lbs (7.8 total lost)
Chamber of Secrets has 251 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 8.
[ ] Lose 8lbs from the completion of the PS challenge. GW: 295
4/6/17  302.2 lbs (7.8 total lost, 7.2 to go)
Prisoner of Azkaban has 317 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 11.
[ ] Lose 11lbs from the completion of the CoS challenge. GW: 284
Goblet of Fire has 636 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 15.
[ ] Lose 15lbs from the completion of the PoA challenge. GW: 269
Order of the Phoenix has 766 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 19.
[ ] Lose 19lbs from the completion of the GoF challenge. GW: 250
HalfBlood Prince has 607 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 13.
[ ] Lose 13lbs from the completion of the OotP challenge. GW: 237
Deathly Hallows also has 607 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 13.
[ ] Lose 13lbs from the completion of the HBP challenge. GW: 2241 
So far it has taken me 20 weeks but I am just 2lbs away from starting the chamber of secret challenge. But next week I am due to start TOM so if I don't gain then it might take a little bit longer but I was shock that I didn't gain or stay stuck this week because normally the week before TOM I gain or don't lose.
Starting date: 22/11/2016
Starting weight: 152.2lbs
Philosopher's Stone has 223 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 7.
[ ] Lose 7lbs from your start date.(22/11/2016). Need to get to 145.2lbs for goal
Week 1(24/11/16)152.2lbs(0lbs)(7lbs left to go)
Week 2(01/12/16)150.2lbs(2lbs)(5lbs left to go)
Week 3(08/12/16)151lbs(+0.8lbs)(5.8lbs left to go)
Week 4(15/12/16)151lbs(0lbs)(5.8lbs left to go)
Week 5(22/12/16)150.6lbs(0.4lbs)(5.4lbs left to go)
Week 6(29/12/16)151lbs(+0.4lbs)(5.8lbs left to go)
Week 7(05/01/17)150.8lbs(0.2lbs)(5.6lbs left to go)
Week 8(12/01/17)149.4lbs(1.4lbs)(4.2lbs left to go)
Week 9(19/01/17)149.4lbs(0lbs)(4.2lbs left to go)
Week 10(26/01/17)147.8lbs(1.6lbs)(2.6lbs left to go)
Week 11(02/02/17)147.8lbs(0lbs)(2.6lbs left to go)
Week 12(09/02/17)148.4lbs(+0.6lbs)(3.2lbs left to go)
Week 13(16/02/17)148.4lbs(0lbs)(3.2lbs left to go)
Week 14(23/02/17)148.2lbs(0.2lbs)(3lbs left to go)
Week 15(02/03/17)148.4lbs(+0.2lbs)(3.2lbs left to go)
Week 16(09/03/17)149.4lbs(+1.0lbs)(4.2lbs left to go)
Week 17(16/03/17)149.4lbs(0lbs)(4.2lbs left to go)
Week 18(23/03/17)149lbs(0.4lbs)(3.8lbs left to go)
Week 19(30/03/17)148lbs(1.0lbs)(2.8lbs left to go)
Week 20(06/04/17)147.2lbs(0.8lbs)(2lbs left to go)
Chamber of Secrets has 251 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 8.
[ ] Lose 8lbs from the completion of the PS challenge.Need to get to 137.2lbs for goal
Prisoner of Azkaban has 317 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 11.
[ ] Lose 11lbs from the completion of the CoS challenge. Need to get to 126.2lbs for goal
Goblet of Fire has 636 pages. Added together, these numbers equal 15.
[ ] Lose 15lbs from the completion of the PoA challenge. Need to get to 111.2lbs for goal2
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