Note: This was originally posted on my old blog on Aug 28th 2013. Carried over to this blog for personal & historic reasons.
I know, I know...... the title totally kills the suspense.
I guess waiting
to be able to say that for 54 weeks makes me anxious :)
didn't weigh in today - I didn't figure anything fantastic had happened because
I caught a bad cold on Saturday have done more sleeping than anything. I had
been so psyhed last week about getting out of the 300's that I didn't notice how
close I was to 100 lbs :)
I guess the lack of appetite and good rest paid
I made a journal when I first decided to join weight watchers
and make a commitment to myself to lose weight. Before then, I was a remorseful
but willing participant in over-eating and self acceptance.
accepted being fat and made sure I looked at mirrors from the waist up.
I've temporarily misplaced that journal, the one where I also keep my
body measurements. I rearranged my craft/exercise room, and that's how come I
can't find it. But, I started thinking about it and am going to hunt around to
try to do my measurements 100 pounds difference.
When I first started,
there was a part of my body that was so big that I could not fit the tape
measure around it. I had to mark and then move the tape measure and kind of
guess. As you can imagine, the measurement ended in "ish" I think it was
I think tape measures are 58" long.
Yep. I call
the area my Butt-To-Gut, aka, the largest part of me.
measurements a couple times along the way. Then I kinda lost track of
It's nice to have measurements beyond the scale. Since I don't go
get my fat calibrated or anything, my measures have been scale, clothing size,
tape measure mentioned above, and that's about it.
What do you
do to keep track? Do you go to a gym that tracks things for you?