Saturday, June 5, 2010

GOAL!! GOAL!! GOAL!!

No, I'm not talking about my favorite Hockey team, the Chicago Blackhawks! I'm talking about me! I lost 4.8 lbs this week. I think my 3 lb gain last week wasn't entirely all a gain. My body must have been doing funny things last week.

But this week? 160! My goal weight! My mouth just dropped open when I stepped on that scale (I don't own a scale at home).

I would like to thank all the little people! Just kidding. Seriously, the blogs I started reading before starting my own and all the people that comment on my blog now! You guys are a huge part in this accomplishment and I see such inspiration from all of you. So thank you!!

Now I have to wrap my head around maintenance. How do you do that when you have been in "losing mode" for the last 3 years? I need to switch my thinking.

So I'm definitely not at the end of my journey! Now the hard part starts!

And I would like to send a little shout out to my home Hockey team, the Chicago Blackhawks that are in the finals of the playoffs. It's tied 2 games each against the Philly's. I've been a Blackhawks fan since I was born! I would love for them to win the Stanley Cup! Now that I've blogged it, it has to come true!

GO HAWKS!

7 comments:

  1. This is my first time here...but CONGRATS!

    That is truely amazing! I'm excited to look at your pictures since 160 is my goal weight. :)

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  2. WHOO HOOO!!!!!! Amanda, congratulations! That's awesome! Knew you could do it! ISN'T IT A GREAT FEELING!

    If you can do that, you can do maintenance! This week (Thursday), I will be celebrating one year since I got to goal. Just keep doing what you're doing.

    Now, about that hockey team of yours... sorry to say, but being a Jersey girl all my life, 20 minutes outside of Philly....well, you get the picture. :) :) GO FLYERS!!!!!!!!

    Again, so so so so happy for your getting to goal. HUGE ACCOMPLISHMENT!

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  3. AMANDA!!!!!!!! OMG, congrats!!! This just made my day! Totally doing the happy dance for you - how exciting that you MADE IT!!!! BIG, BIG HUGS!!!!!!

    Oh and I'm with Reen on the Flyers...you know, I'm a Philly girl :)

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  4. Thanks everyone!!!!

    Reen and Marisa - I'm really sorry that the Hawks are going to beat the flyers!

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  5. WAY TO GO!! That's awesome!

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  6. Congratulations!!! This must be an awesome feeling..I cannot wait to finally get to goal!

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  7. Congrats on getting to goal!

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