Friday, February 11, 2011

She put on some jeans and makeup!

...granted holey jeans, but hey you can't go spending tons of money on clothes when you're losing at this rate. :)  I am kind of glad I kept some of my "big girl" clothes. :)  I have had these jeans for about 5 years now.  Yikes!  They are still pretty tight, but I got 'em buttoned!
  
Anyway, I had my daughter take a picture of me before we went out to the store this afternoon (highlight of my days haha!), because it is really the first time in awhile I have made myself "presentable."  (and btw, this is Wyoming people- so this is pretty dressed up... lol!)  Before it was the excuses of just having a baby (and being overly chubby) and then it was how in the heck do you get out of the door with 3 kids and have showered, put on clean clothes... and don't even mention makeup. :)  Lately it has been the excuse of, since I am on my diet I can't be putting on makeup all the time (even if it is protocol makeup- I kind of like to keep myself completely unfettered with such things during protocol).  So today, on Day 22 when I found myself in the presence of other human beings did not a one runaway screaming in fright and disbelief. :)   


Seriously, I have so far to go to be at a healthy and desirable weight, but it just feels nice to not be completely and ridiculously stuffed and overflowing in my clothes. :)  Anyway just thought I would share... tomorrow is the big 23!  I am not sure what I am going to do yet (because as you all know I was planning a long 46 day round).  I have never done such a long round, but I am kind of thinking I would at least like to get to 165 so I can maintain (or lose *cross fingers*) from there?  Anyway, we'll see what the morning brings!   

5 comments:

  1. i think you look great! i wish i had the nerve to post pictures...i'm not nearly as brave as you! you're doing great :)

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  2. You look awesome! I didn't know you were from Wyoming! I lived just south of Denver CO for 10 years - just moved to Australia last August, so I was close by you! I DESPERATELY wanted to get to Jackson Hole before I left (never went there) but didn't.

    We are planning a trip back "home" to CO in early 2012. I love and miss the snowy mountains! Anyway, back to subject, do you think that 155 with HCG looks different than 155 without (as in measurements?) I hit 154.6 and clothes that I was wearing when I was last in my high 140's are fitting me great, just wondered if you found that the case also?

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  3. You are looking smokin hot! I'm so impressed by your losses. I've never had such good luck on protocol...usually losing about 0.41 lbs/day. I'm jealous....and we weigh the same now. :-) Next round you do, I"m going to do it with you! GREAT job!!!

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  4. You're beautiful!! Keep up the GREAT work!!:)

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