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Discussion in 'Slimming World' started by ChunkyBum18, 17 February 2014 Social URL.

  1. ChunkyBum18

    ChunkyBum18 Member

    Start Weight:
    24st1.5lb
    Current Weight:
    23st3.0lb
    Goal Weight:
    14st0lb
    Lost(%):
    0st12.5lb(3.7%)
    HI,

    Just wanted to take 2 mins to introduce myself. I'm a 26 year old, full time working, overweight mother of 2 and wife of 1 lol. I realised my weight has been creeping and creeping and creeping and I am currently 10st heavier than I would like to be. I joined my local SW and lost 12lbs in week 1 (Shocked to say the least!) I then went on to lose 0.5lb in week 2. I wasnt expecting another 12 but a 1 or 2 would have been nice. Anyway I am wittering on! Going to try and figure out what I am doing her and get my head round the sight. Looking forward to getting to 'know' you all :)

    x
     
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  3. franella.cath

    franella.cath Member

    Hello!! Wow, well done on your 12lb weight loss- amazing! :) Well done on your 0.5lb too. I always think that a loss is still a loss. I've had weeks where I've had good losses and then done exactly the same things the following week and only lost 0.5lb. A little frustrating but still better than a gain ;-) Good luck for this week!x
     
  4. tweetypie1233

    tweetypie1233 Full Member

    Start Weight:
    21st6lb
    Current Weight:
    19st6.5lb
    Goal Weight:
    14st0lb
    Lost(%):
    1st13.5lb(9.17%)
    Diet:
    Slimming World
    Welcome. Weight loss so far has been excellent! Try not to focus on the fact that you only lost 0.5lbs this week.....its a loss and trust me its better than nothing. All those 0.5lbs soon add up!
    Keep up the good work and if you ever have a question this is thr right place :)
     
  5. babyweight2014

    babyweight2014 Full Member

    Start Weight:
    14st2lb
    Current Weight:
    11st9.5lb
    Goal Weight:
    9st9lb
    Lost(%):
    2st6.5lb(17.42%)
    Diet:
    slimming world
    You mightn't be as disheartened if you think of it as 12.5lbs in 2 weeks instead of breaking it up. That is an amazing loss, anyone would be delighted with that!! Well fone, good luck for this week
     
  6. ChunkyBum18

    ChunkyBum18 Member

    Start Weight:
    24st1.5lb
    Current Weight:
    23st3.0lb
    Goal Weight:
    14st0lb
    Lost(%):
    0st12.5lb(3.7%)
    Thank you all. got my fingers crossed for 1.5lb loss this week then i will have broken the 1st mark. I amlways give up after a while after trying various different diets after the years. Really hoping I can stick with it this time! Hoping I can get some good tips here :) x
     
  7. haileyhaiz

    haileyhaiz Full Member

    Start Weight:
    18st2lb
    Current Weight:
    15st9.5lb
    Goal Weight:
    13st2lb
    Lost(%):
    2st6.5lb(13.58%)
    Diet:
    Slimming World
    I agree! Any loss is still a loss no matter how big or small! 1lb a week is nearly 4 stone in a year!! :party0011: Good Luck!!!
     
  8. ChunkyBum18

    ChunkyBum18 Member

    Start Weight:
    24st1.5lb
    Current Weight:
    23st3.0lb
    Goal Weight:
    14st0lb
    Lost(%):
    0st12.5lb(3.7%)
    I never looked at it like that. I'm hoping 10at in about 18 months, so hopefully I'll e able to sustain 2lbs a week x
     
  9. jennjenn84

    jennjenn84 Full Member

    Start Weight:
    16st5.5lb
    Current Weight:
    12st3lb
    Goal Weight:
    12st3lb
    Lost(%):
    4st2.5lb(25.49%)
    Diet:
    Slimming World
    Wow well done! I've lost 12.5lbs in 4 weeks, also hoping for my 1.5lb to get my stone award :)

    Are you enjoying slimming world?
     
  10. ChunkyBum18

    ChunkyBum18 Member

    Start Weight:
    24st1.5lb
    Current Weight:
    23st3.0lb
    Goal Weight:
    14st0lb
    Lost(%):
    0st12.5lb(3.7%)
    Hi JenJen. Yeah I kind of am. Just dying for cakey/chocolatey-ness!!! How are you finding it? X
     
  11. miss roberts

    miss roberts Member

    Hiya! Well I'm exactly the same,it's the cakey choccy stuff that I crave,try stirring an options chocolate sachet into a vanilla mullerlite,some options are just 1 or2 syns and they sometimes hit the spot,a bit like a chocolate pudding taste. Or,what I love to do is make a magic pancake in the usual way but mix in an options (there's a theme here lol) just before I fry it up! Mmmm choccy ish and cakey ish?! I know I'm strange! :)
     
  12. chocolatefudge

    chocolatefudge Member

    Start Weight:
    13st9lb
    Current Weight:
    12st0lb
    Goal Weight:
    11st0lb
    Lost(%):
    1st9lb(12.04%)
    Wow! 12 stone is amazing, well done!
     
  13. nuttyrockeress

    nuttyrockeress New Member

    You could have a go at half a syn cake with an options mixed in making it 2 and a half syn cake? Cakey and chocolaty!
     
  14. franella.cath

    franella.cath Member

    Magic pancake? :) please explain!! Think I'm going to have an options hot choc soon for my choc fix for today! X
     
  15. jennjenn84

    jennjenn84 Full Member

    Start Weight:
    16st5.5lb
    Current Weight:
    12st3lb
    Goal Weight:
    12st3lb
    Lost(%):
    4st2.5lb(25.49%)
    Diet:
    Slimming World
    Hi

    im really enjoying it. I've tried dieting loads before, but something seems to have clicked this time, and I'm just so determined.
    i have 3 things keeping me motivated.
    1) my son starts school in August and the school takes a photo of the little ones with their parents. With my other boys photos I've been pregnant or just had a baby, so want to look slim this time.
    2) my friend gets married in September and I want to wear a dress, a nice one that I picked cos I like it not because it's the only thing in my size.
    3) I'm going to Portugal in October and I don't want to have to cover up, granted I'll never wear a bikini, but it'd be nice to feel comfortable.

    you should get a goody box, that's filled with low syn treats that are just for you. Then if you have a craving for something sweet or savoury, you will always have something so you don't fall off plan.
     
  16. Superfree Princess

    Superfree Princess Silver Member

    Start Weight:
    19st8.0lb
    Current Weight:
    10st4.0lb
    Lost(%):
    9st4lb(47.45%)
    Diet:
    Slimming World
    Welcome!!! 12lb is an amazing loss in such a short time.

    Sent from my GT-I9195 using MiniMins.com mobile app
     
  17. ChunkyBum18

    ChunkyBum18 Member

    Start Weight:
    24st1.5lb
    Current Weight:
    23st3.0lb
    Goal Weight:
    14st0lb
    Lost(%):
    0st12.5lb(3.7%)
    Similar to me, my eldest also starts school nursery in Sep, we have a holiday and friends wedding in July.

    I filled the biscuit tin with sherbet dip daps/sherbet fountains and flumps! Like the sound of a half syn cake, I'm going to have to look that up, ta :)

    Thanks all for your kind comments x
     
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  19. miss roberts

    miss roberts Member

    Mmmmm well it's 35g plain porridge oats,whisk in 2 eggs and sweetener (I use lots cause of my sweet tooth) and fry it in some fry lite in a hot frying pan, some people like to mix in a fat free yoghurt but it's up to you,lovely for breakfast with some strawberry or blueberries mmmm,sort of cakey flapjacky flavour.
    Just be careful with syns,35g porridge can be used for a hexb,otherwise you'll have to syn it,I have done this lots cause they're so lush and I think it worked out at 7 syns
     
  20. haileyhaiz

    haileyhaiz Full Member

    Start Weight:
    18st2lb
    Current Weight:
    15st9.5lb
    Goal Weight:
    13st2lb
    Lost(%):
    2st6.5lb(13.58%)
    Diet:
    Slimming World
    For the magic pancakes I used 3 eggs (as I find they flip better) also I blended them to make them smooth, also if you like cinnamon then add a bit of that and it makes them taste like French toast :clap:
     
  21. ChunkyBum18

    ChunkyBum18 Member

    Start Weight:
    24st1.5lb
    Current Weight:
    23st3.0lb
    Goal Weight:
    14st0lb
    Lost(%):
    0st12.5lb(3.7%)
    I do 1 egg, whisk the white with 3 spoons of sweetener till you get stiff peaks. Then mix yolk with 3 spoons of sweetener, mix white and yolk then cook with fry light. Nice with a chopped banana a splash of maple syrup for one syn x
     
  22. franella.cath

    franella.cath Member

    Amazing!! THANK YOU :-D cannot wait to try this!!xx
     
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