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Jo's Sliimimg World Journey

Discussion in 'Slimming World - Weight Loss Diary' started by sloanranger57, 20 June 2014 Social URL.

  1. sloanranger57

    sloanranger57 Full Member

    Hiya everyone who reads and thank you for doing so. A bit about myself (in short)

    My name is Jo (female) and I live in the North East of England. I work permanent night shift on a 4 on 4 off basis. I have insomnia, so this works well for me. Worked nights for 18yr now. I have no children at home and lots of spare time. Love cooking, gardening, walking and going out to lovely places with a picnic. More to come as I go on with my diary.

    I have yo you dieted for the last 20yrs. All down to my content life stye (second marriage) first one was mega stressful. And the fact that I lurrrv food lol. I had tried SW a very long time ago when they only had red and green, but hated having to keep meat and carbs separate or limited. I had heard how that is now not the case, so decided last Thursday to join my local class, which is 10min walk from my door. I was amazed to say the least at the amount of food I was able to eat and as I am grazer/snacker it was just to good to be true. I was scared to get weighed at home during the week, as I had eaten that much.
    Last night was my first weigh in and I had dropped 4lbs, so I am well happy to say the least. Have I finally come across the perfect eating plan.

    I hope to get in here daily and update my ramblings, have a fabulous day

    Jo x
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  3. Rae Rae

    Rae Rae Gold Member

    Good luck on your journey, you're off to a fab start :)
  4. sloanranger57

    sloanranger57 Full Member

    Thank you Rae Rae, you have done amazing, hope my reads similar soon x
  5. sloanranger57

    sloanranger57 Full Member

    I have been out for the day, took a picnic of noodles, prawns, cherry tomatoes and Worcestershire Sauce, sweet was stawberries and muller light. So 6.30 and no syns yet.

    Jo x
  6. Crafty Girl

    Crafty Girl Silver Member

    Good luck on your journey and welcome to minimins.
  7. sloanranger57

    sloanranger57 Full Member

    Hiya Carol, thank you for your post. You are doing fabulous, well done

    Jo x
  8. sloanranger57

    sloanranger57 Full Member

    Day 10, first time I have used more that half a dozen syns.........just had to have a sandwich, with 2 slices of big bread. But i enjoyed it and didnt break my new eating plan, so well pleased with myself. Bread was on top of my daily allowance so syned it x
  9. sloanranger57

    sloanranger57 Full Member

    Day 11 and all is well. Seem to be losing my appetite a bit, not looking around to see what I can munch on. Not that I am complaining.

    I go away on holiday on sunday and I am determined to keep this going, I may use more syns than I usually do but I am not going back to cake, biscuits, crisps etc. If I am going to syn at a higher level, I will still try to choose the best That is on offer
  10. sloanranger57

    sloanranger57 Full Member

    13 days in and not a lot to be said, all going well, lots of yummy food. Weigh in no 2 tomorrow night

    Jo x
  11. Rae Rae

    Rae Rae Gold Member

    Good luck for weigh in, you sound so positive which is fab xx
  12. Missjodielb

    Missjodielb Full Member

    Hi Jo how did you do ?
  13. BubblesAnseo

    BubblesAnseo Full Member

    Here to subscribe goodluck on your journey xxx
  14. sloanranger57

    sloanranger57 Full Member

    Hello, just back off my holidays, my last weigh in, which was a week gone Thursday I had last 1/2lb. Did nothing different to week I lost 4lbs. But I know our bodies are a law unto then selves, so onward I go. Jumped on the scale this morning and after 8 days away, I have gained 2lbs. I am happy with that. So tomorrow its back at it and see what Thursdays weigh in is

    Jo x
  15. BubblesAnseo

    BubblesAnseo Full Member

    Wow thats very good well done!!! xxxx
  16. sloanranger57

    sloanranger57 Full Member

    Back into SW no problem, I find it such a fabulous way to eat. Brilliant for me as I am a grazer rather than a meal eater, so lots I can just pop in my mouth. Have not been back on the scales, I will wait until weigh in day.
  17. BubblesAnseo

    BubblesAnseo Full Member

    What day is your weigh in day :) xx

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