Allie's diary. The life long battle!

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  1. Allie2014

    Allie2014 Well-Known Member

    I've lost count of how many times I've successfully dieted (and then successfully undone it all!!).

    But I'm not dwelling on it anymore.

    I'm back on it because I almost reached my heaviest weight (yet again) and a holiday is looming. A holiday that I am dreading because of my weight.

    Sadly I can't lose 5stone by the 20thof September. But I have given myself 7weeks to lose 2 stone 2 lbs.

    Week 1 I lost 10lb; and this morning I got on the scales and I'd lost another 5lbs!!!!! Yippee!! That was just the boost I needed to keep me on the straight and narrow for the weekend.

    I may still be a heifer on holiday. But I'll definitely be a happier one :flirt2: Just need to purchase some fake tan in preparation........
     
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  3. Allie2014

    Allie2014 Well-Known Member

    I got weighed yesterday and that's another 3.5 lbs off!! :innocent0002: I'm so pleased because Im still on target for my holiday.

    However I soon lost my Angel status because yesterday evening I invited the girls round and caved and joined in with the crisps and dip......:break_diet:(god they tasted good)!

    So no ketosis today although I'm back on it. Will be 100%for the rest of the week though.
     
  4. Susie58

    Susie58 Well-Known Member

    Well done on the loss so far Allie.

    No more crisps till holiday now & you will lose a lot more by then. Good luck x
     
  5. Allie2014

    Allie2014 Well-Known Member

    Thanks Susie!
    I struggled yesterday too. Breaking diet is never a good idea. So will try to be 100% today.
    I can't afford mess about. Less than 4 weeks to go xxxxxx
     
  6. Susie58

    Susie58 Well-Known Member

    Mine is in 4 weeks & 1 day so going full pelt at it. As you say no time for mucking about now x
     
  7. Allie2014

    Allie2014 Well-Known Member

    Absolutely Susie! I'm back on it now, was 100% yesterday and was back in ketosis this morning. Holiday is a BIG incentive.

    I was feeling a bit nibbley yesterday evening (boredom), so went upstairs and did a fake tan to distract myself. So I'm a slightly better colour (even though I smell a bit like an old dog biscuit!)

    xx
     
  8. Mooples

    Mooples Well-Known Member

    Smelling like à dog biscuit is better than snarfing a packet of hobnobs! I think I'd look like David Dickinson in no time if that was my distraction technique!:D
     
  9. Susie58

    Susie58 Well-Known Member

    Good diversional tactic there Allie. Well done x
     
  10. Allie2014

    Allie2014 Well-Known Member

    LOL! Love it. You're right I'll have to adopt more than one distraction technique, or the results could be tragic :8855:xx
     
  11. Susie58

    Susie58 Well-Known Member

    Hope your day has gone well Allie x
     
  12. Allie2014

    Allie2014 Well-Known Member

    Hi Susie! My day hasn't been bad thank you. I've been at work, I find it much easier on work days. Have you had a good day? I'm definitely on holiday countdown!!
    xx
     
  13. Susie58

    Susie58 Well-Known Member


    Good day here too thanks Allie. Been going through some of my holiday clothes but decided not to try them on till the weekend before we go just incase they don't fit & then send me into panic eating :rolleyes: x
     
  14. Allie2014

    Allie2014 Well-Known Member

    Gutted this morning. Only lost 2 lb this week. It just shows how a small blip can effect the outcome so much.

    i am quite gutted. Sometimes a "blip" for me can be a pizza and loads if chocolate. But I haven't done any of that (good job as well!). I had some crisps with homous one evening with friends and the next day struggled as a result and ate a pot of olives, (what a rebel, lol!)

    2lb isn't an awful loss. But on a foodless diet 2lb will never be satisfactory for me.

    No more social "treats" for me for the next 3 weeks x
     
  15. Allie2014

    Allie2014 Well-Known Member

    I'm exactly the same Susie. If I try something on that still doesn't fit I lose all my will power and motivation.

    I've bought a couple of lovely dresses off boohoo (who Ive discovered now do plus size). Prices are great, I've become quite a fan. They fit me now, but if they become a bit big, well hey at least they'll keep me cool.

    good luck this week xxxxx
     
  16. Susie58

    Susie58 Well-Known Member

    Haven't been on that site. Will have a peek.

    Don't be disheartened by the loss Allie, hopefully you will see a bigger loss next weigh in.

    New week ahead so good luck x
     
  17. gigglepants

    gigglepants Because I'm Happy!

    Hiya Allie. A loss is a loss, onwards and downwards you're doing great! xx
     
  18. Susie58

    Susie58 Well-Known Member

    How you getting on today Allie x
     
  19. gigglepants

    gigglepants Because I'm Happy!

    Hiya Allie, how are you doing? xx
     
  20. Allie2014

    Allie2014 Well-Known Member

    Hi Susie and giggle! I'm doing okay-ish. Have been picky again this week. Nothing too serious as stuck to ketogenic foods. But still it could effect my losses. I've been 100% today though. Hope you guys are okay. My office at work is full of cakes, crisps, sweets, etc. it's like murder but not touched a thing xxx
     
  21. Susie58

    Susie58 Well-Known Member

    Such a temptation when goodies are at work . Shows how accessible all these treats are. Hope you managed to resist x
     

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