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Nov 9th '13, 17:20 PM  
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One pound of fat

I only lost one pound this week. I was feeling totally discouraged because I was so careful about everything I ate and was certain I would lose more than that for all my efforts. But.... THIS puts it all in perspective and I feel pretty darn good about it now!

Five pounds

Nov 10th '13, 05:11 AM  
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Wow! I've been wondering lately how much space a pound of fat takes up. Wild to think that five pounds takes up that much space!

Oh, and if it makes you feel any better, I only lost 0.2 lbs last week. ;-)
Nov 11th '13, 12:44 PM  
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I love that! Ever lb is progress
Nov 11th '13, 17:42 PM  
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My target to lose one pound a week! Lost 21 pounds so far, another 7 pounds to reach my target!
Nov 11th '13, 18:59 PM  
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That is great, azure! You're almost there! I wish I only had seven pounds to lose!

It's amazing how one pound of fat is so much when it's all put together into one big, ugly blob! That makes me feel a lot better about those small losses.
Nov 11th '13, 20:58 PM  
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Every lb is GREAT 1-2lb loss a week is the normal expected loss x
Nov 12th '13, 17:55 PM  
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You can find a bunch of different pound images online. When I first saw the five pound one I almost started to do flips because of it. It really can add up quick!
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