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i bought scales today!

Discussion in 'Atkins Diet' started by MissyMustDoIt, 1 January 2011 Social URL.

  1. MissyMustDoIt

    MissyMustDoIt Silver Member

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    i was able to weigh at Boots with my last job and timing BUT now i have a new job im going to struggle, sooo i have bought a new set of scales today :D

    i weighed myself and am verrry suprised to have only put on just under a stone since i last weighed in November.....

    ill be back with you on monday, ive decided i have too much nice stuff in the house still and if i keep it in the house before i start then it will only tempt me to fall off the wagon, so im going to eat it tomorrow lol and then start a fresh on monday.....


    ive never had scales in the house!!
     
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  3. StephenP

    StephenP Mines a V&T Please

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    Stay off the scales V
     
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    i only bought them today and have only weighed myself once...im going good lol
     
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    I struggle to stay off mine I am afraid - try not to get in the habit cos it really doesn't help :rolleyes:
     
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    Yeah - handy to have - as long as you don't get obsessed Missy! Stick to a strict weekly weigh-in and you won't go far wrong. :)
     
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    bathroom scales encourage obsessive behaviour!


    we all do it, hop on and off, but tell everyone else not to, lol!
     
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    That's me right there Marty! :eek:
     
  9. *Michael*

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    I weigh myself every day. I don't get myself too hung up on it but it's handy to know what works for me and what doesn't (food wise).
     
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    ditzeeblonde Call me Linzi...

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    I'm a serial weigher but don't get hung up on it anymore, I feel like it keeps me on the straight & narrow now. xx
     
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    Ugh, my self-esteem is SO tied up with the reading on the scales, and has been for years! Wish I could throw the bloomin' things away altogether.

    A pound up or down can make a big difference to my outlook on life.

    Let's face it - I need help. But then you all knew that anyway. ;)
     
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    It's crazy isn't it. A pound up in a day and I feel like my world is collapsing and that I must look soooo fat again. A pound off and I think I've never looked better. Even if that pound might just be water weight hiding in my toes!

    But I still like weighing daily. Really helps keep me on track.
     
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    This was my worry too. I bought some scales and have so far resisted the urge to weigh in daily. I know i probably won't be able to resist getting on them but hopefully twice a week should be ok. I might get my sister to lock them away though ;)
     
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    Try not to worry too much, kids - I have a lot to lose and found that I was worrying myself sick thinking about it, so just gave up worrying and now am quite happy to do a weekly WI and that's it.

    I think my brain finally got the message that I am in this for the long haul! :)
     
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    dizzydelly likes vw's!

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    My oh hides them! I know he puts them in the loft but because there out of sight it seems to help!
     
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    Hi Dizzy - missed you around here! Did you have a good christmas? :)
     
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    LOL, we need the scaleaholics thread re starting. :)
     
  18. ladyfelsham

    ladyfelsham Clean green leafy machine

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    Welcome back Jim!
     
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    I'm pleased to be back, I was getting bored Susie. :)
     
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    me too Jim! probably will need another week after this week LOL
     
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    LOL, me too Vicky love. :)
     
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