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  • @KeriA I'm so glad that your breast cancer was diagnosed and treated and that you're getting back to fighting form. I'm sure it was very scary and thank you for sharing. ๐Ÿ’“๐Ÿ’“๐Ÿ’“ I also had a weird feeling like you did a few months ago. I got to the gym and felt fine and hopped into the pool and swam for less than 5 minutes andโ€ฆ
  • ๐Ÿ’œHey, ladies! Glad to see so many new and old faces on here. So I allowed myself to not make the best decisions regarding my health for the last couple of months because I've been stressed out and life seems to keep throwing me curve balls. But no more excuses. I'm trying really hard to bring some balance back in my lifeโ€ฆ
  • ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œHello, ladies!!! Next month's group has been posted in the Motivation and Support forum. ๐ŸŒท๐ŸŒท๐ŸŒทWomen 200lb+, Let's Have A Momentous May!!!๐ŸŒท๐ŸŒท๐ŸŒท Hope to see you there! ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ
  • ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œHello, ladies!!! ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ Next month's group has been posted in the Motivation and Support forum: ๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒปWomen 200lb+, Let's Astonish Ourselves This April!!!๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒป Hope to see you there!
  • ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œHey, ladies!!!๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ Next month's group has been posted in the Motivation and Support forum. Hope to see you there! ๐Ÿ€๐Ÿ€๐Ÿ€Women 200lb+, Let's Be Majestic This March!!!๐Ÿ€๐Ÿ€๐Ÿ€
  • @jazzadesigns Don't take it too personally! I think most dislikes are accidental. ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ
  • @justanotherloser007 You've definitely inspired me to pull out my sewing machine and alter some of my old stuff! And I don't know where you're located, but I've always found that Lane Bryant has the best bras for anyone over a D cup. Their sizes go from 34B to 54K and their website shows you how to measure yourself for aโ€ฆ
  • SW: 260lbs (Dec 1st) CW: 244lbs (Feb 1st) GW1: 215lbs GW2: 185lbs My February goals: ๐Ÿ’Œ Hit the gym 3x a week or more ๐Ÿ’Œ Do a youtube dance workout 2-3x a week (maybe The Fitness Marshall?) ๐Ÿ’Œ Try different daily stretches ๐Ÿ’Œ Stick to my calorie goals/log all food ๐Ÿ’Œ Take daily vitamins I did really well with my food goals lastโ€ฆ
  • ๐Ÿ’œHello, ladies!!!๐Ÿ’œ Next month's thread has been posted in the Motivation and Support forum: ๐Ÿ’ŸWomen 200lb+, Let's Be Fierce This February!!!๐Ÿ’Ÿ Hope to see you there!
  • SW: 260lbs (Dec 1) CW: 244lbs My goal this month was to lose 6lbs, but I lost 8! So go me. I haven't been to the gym this week at all, but next month I'll try to improve on that. In December, for the first time, I tried having two cheat days at the end of the month, where I could eat anything from a list of cravings I hadโ€ฆ
  • Hi, Toni!!! Welcome and thanks for sharing. We're a judgement-free zone and we're glad to have you! ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ
  • My mid-month weigh-in was today and I'm on track with a 3 pound loss (well 2.8, but I'm rounding up). I can only weigh myself twice a month or else I get obsessed, but knowing I have to wait two weeks makes me excited. I've only gone swimming twice this month, but I'm really going to try to push myself to make the time andโ€ฆ
  • @jazzadesigns I think that RXBars might be worth a try.They only have a few ingredients and they're very yummy. They can be a little pricey at regular stores, so I buy them at Costco and lately they've had a $4 off coupon there. Good luck on your search! ๐Ÿ’œ
  • Hi, Tammy!๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ I've also (re)started my weight loss journey at 260lbs. And no one in my life really understands what I'm doing or going through because they're all skinny Minnie's or have good relationships with food. But that's okay because I know it's all up to me to sink or swim and I'm strong enough to keep trying untilโ€ฆ
  • If you open the Community tab on the main menu and then scroll down about 11 topics, you'll see Motivation and Support. There might be an easier way, but this new setup isn't super user friendly. If anyone knows an easier/better way, please share.
  • SW (Dec 1): 260 CW (Jan 1): 252 1st GW: 215 2nd GW: 185 โ—พJanuary Goals โญ Log all food โญ Stick with pescatarian/non-dairy meals โญ Schedule two "cheat" days (end of the month) โญ Exercise 3 to 4 times a week (swim or weights) โ—พ2022 (Year of the Tiger) Goals ๐Ÿ… Improve my swimming (speed & technique) ๐Ÿ… Become fluent enough toโ€ฆ
  • ๐Ÿ’œHey, ladies! The new group is posted in the Motivation and Support Forum. Sorry it's a bit late in the day, but hope to see you there!๐Ÿ’œ โญWomen 200lb+, Let's Start Strong This January!!!โญ
  • My December wrap up: I'm down 8lbs, which was my goal for the month!!!๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽ‰ I went swimming for the first two weeks of the month, but haven't been for the last two because I started a new job and one of my dogs got injured and needed extensive surgery and aftercare...so I'm not too beat up about that because, you know, life.โ€ฆ
  • ๐Ÿ’šI hope everyone has a happy holiday and I'm telling myself all calories on Christmas and Boxing Day don't count! ๐Ÿ’š
  • I did my first weigh in this morning (only doing these twice a month), and I'm down 5lbs. I know some of that was probably water weight, etc, but it still feels good to see the numbers going down instead of up. It's given me a boost to keep up the exercise and the plant-based diet. In stupid news, I dropped a full 20ozโ€ฆ
  • My Sunday wrap up: โ„Gym - swim 4x a week โœ… โ„Log all food - dailyโœ… โ„Pescatarian - dailyโœ… โ„Take vitamins - dailyโ—-missed 1 day โ„Stretch - dailyโ—-I have been stretching in the pool, but it doesn't really count because it's not everyday and I want to do it in the mornings. Overall, a good week. I so proud of myself for makingโ€ฆ
  • SW: 260lbs CW: 260lbs (December 1st, 2021) GW1: 240lbs GW2: 215lbs GW3: 200lbs UGW4: 185lbs ๐Ÿ’œHello, Ladies! I've made it back! I'm starting everything up again because I gained back the weight I'd lost. But that's alright because I'm ready to tackle this again. Here are my goals for the month: โ„Gym - swim 4x a week โ„Logโ€ฆ
  • ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œHello, Ladies! ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ Next month's group has been posted in the Motivation and Support forum. โ„โ„โ„Women 200lb+, Let's Be Dynamic This December!!!โ„โ„โ„ It might be a little trickier to find with the new Community layout, but hope to see you there!
  • ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œHey, ladies! Next month's group has been posted in the Motivation and Support forum! ๐ŸWomen 200lb+, Let's Have A Noteworthy November!!!๐Ÿ See you there! ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ
  • Hey, all! I've been doing pretty well these last couple of weeks with my eating. I'm trying to restart being a pescatarian (only fish instead of meat/poultry) and I'm trying to cut out dairy(although I had some pizza the other day, lol).I've bought some vegan cheddar cheese and cream cheese which aren't bad. I bought someโ€ฆ
  • ๐Ÿ’œHey, ladies! It's been a while since I've posted on here, but I'm back! I've had a rough few months, but I'm committed to jumping back into the weight loss game in October. I've put on the weight that I had initially lost (about 40lbs at my lowest), but I'm mentally in a good place to start again. So here I go!!! My goalsโ€ฆ
  • ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œHello, ladies!!!๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ Next month's group is posted in the Motivation and Support forum: ๐ŸŽƒ๐ŸŽƒ๐ŸŽƒWomen 200lb+, Let's Have An UnBOOlievable October!!!๐ŸŽƒ๐ŸŽƒ๐ŸŽƒ See you there!
  • ๐Ÿ’œHey, ladies!๐Ÿ’œ Next month's group has been posted in the Motivation and Support forum: ๐Ÿ‚Women 200lb+, Let's Shine This September!!!๐Ÿ‚ See you there!
  • ๐Ÿ’œHello, Ladies!!!๐Ÿ’œ Next month's group has been posted in the Motivation and Support forum: โ˜€๏ธWomen 200lb+, Let's Be Unafraid This August!!!โ˜€๏ธ See you over there!
  • ๐Ÿ’œHello, ladies!!!!๐Ÿ’œ Next month's group is posted in the Motivation and Support forum. ๐ŸŒˆWomen 200lb+, Let's Jump To It This July!!!๐ŸŒˆ ๐Ÿ’œSee you there!๐Ÿ’œ
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