Weigh-Ins are on MONDAYS - Updated July 3, 2017

Surgery Date: October 20, 2009:

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Why Is Today Such A Big Day For Me?

In my mind, today is kinda a bigger deal than my actual surgery date.

What is today?

Exactly three years ago today on December 17, 2010:

I stepped on the scale and I had reached my goal weight of 145 lbs.

Finally!  After 14 months of lots of hard work.

You can read about that fateful day HERE.

It was an AWESOME-SAUCE of a day.

And then can you believe it? I maintained my goal weight for one whole year on December 17, 2011. Read that post HERE.

And THEN I maintained my goal weight for two whole years on December 17, 2012. Read that post HERE.

Now, I have achieved three whole years of maintaining my goal weight today on December 17, 2013.

Do I still have the fear that I will GAIN ALL 115+ lbs back?

Absolutely.

Pretty much each and every day freakin' day.

That fear is still very present in my life.

Sigh.

How will I celebrate my GOALiversary this year?

I can tell you how I will NOT celebrate it.

I will not eat to celebrate.

Maybe I'll go buy myself a new fantastic skinny girl outfit.

Because let me tell ya...

I.

deserve.

It.

6 comments:

  1. You totally deserve it. Look how far you've come. ;-)

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  2. Yes you do.............

    XO

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  3. that's so fantastic. I am really enjoying your blog and truly appreciate how active you are on it, especially after maintaining for so long. I will be banded in February 2014 and am thrilled and excited. You truly inspire me.

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  4. That's so amazing to me. My biggest fear is that I'll never be able to maintain my weight, because I never have been able to before. I was always either losing or gaining at any given time.

    I also just want to say I love your blog. I just started mine, but I've been reading yours for like 6 months before I decided to join blogspot. :)

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  5. i like your blog. and also like your image representation. and 258LBS to 140LBS unbelievable.


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