Hi All

As you may remember from a previoius posting, I decided to abort my C25K due to bulging disc lower back problems. Well, after resting for a few days, I continued with my walking...fast pace, just about able to hold a (short) conversation...for about 25-30 mins per day. I joined Slimming World three weeks ago and was GUTTED last week when I only lost ONE pound after losing 5 the first week. However, I've stayed on track with my food, continued my walking and this week I lost....drum roll please :-)...4lb!!!! This makes a total weight loss of 10lb over 3 weeks!!! The best part of all is that people are already starting to notice my weight loss!! I think the combination of healthy eating AND some exercise is def the way forward for me. I'm a typical 'pear' shape, so have always found it hard to shift the weight on my thighs & butt! Although I know I'll always be this shape, I now know that walking makes a huge different to shifting weight in this particular area of my body.

Good luck to you all on your own personal journeys and remember...keep positive and keep smiling! xxx


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  • great weight loss well done keep up the good work x

  • Great, 10lbs is a lot of weight. Bet you feel better. The weight is great but also the exercise will have real knock on effects for your health. Everytime I go out I think about how this is strengthening my heart and my lungs (the women in my family tend to conk out with heart problems). Carry on winning and good luck!

  • Well done, you are doing great.

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