I Am On Weight Watchers

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    Just Starting Ww ~ How Long Does It Take?

    Hi I am just starting WW. Actually, the package is supposed to arrive to me on Monday; my question is, how long does it take to start losing weight, and on average, how much weight will you lose per week. I go to the gym 3-5 days a week, but only do the elliptical for about 30...
    elansing1979 elansing1979
    26-30
    2 Responses Oct 18, 2008

    I Am On Day 3 ...

    Hi everyone ..Just wanted to say hi ...I am on day 3 of ww at home ..I can't afford the meetings or to do it online yet ...Any advice or tips would be awesome ...
    tarainpa76 tarainpa76
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jan 16, 2012

    I Am On Weight Watchers

    Just joined weight watchers,my first week I lost 8.4 lbs.  I have a long ways to go. 
    sunshine70 sunshine70
    36-40
    3 Responses Mar 16, 2009

    Week 5

    I joined on December 10 and am just starting Week 5. I'd been struggling with weight for a long time (see EP Link and EP Link) because I lost a lot of weight in 2004 just by changing my diet on my own, but then I plateaued at 280. After my wedding in 2008, I gained 50...
    Chanteuse1984 Chanteuse1984
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jan 8, 2010

    New To Weight Watchers

    Hello everyone!! I'm new to WW well sorta I've been doing it for a month today and as of yesterday I've lost 8lbs and I have a waistline again!!! I'm really excited!!! I don't go to the meetings my life too busy but I do it online with the help of my cheerleaders my mom and...
    Blackangel Blackangel
    46-50, F
    1 Response Jul 6, 2011

    On Weight Watchers For Second Time, a Few Reminders For Those Who Need It!

    I just  weightwatchers for the second time. I know it works because the first time I lost20 pounds ( I was fairly small when I started the first time but still over weight and I never hit my personal goal). I admit to letting myself go once I got to college. I have...
    Tinkerbell27 Tinkerbell27
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jan 17, 2009

    I Like the Online Version of Ww

    I am currently on WW and I use their Website instead of going to the meetings and stuff. I am on the flex plan its the plan where you just coint points and keep track of the points you eat. I really enjoy it.  I have a significant amount of weight I want to lose (I reccently...
    princessjj05 princessjj05
    26-30, F
    1 Response Aug 9, 2008

    Can't Get Going

    I'm trying to get going and I'm stuck. Advice would be appreciated.
    smylin smylin
    36-40
    3 Responses Jan 22, 2012

    Weight Watchers From Home Anyone??

    I joined weight watchers last January- after a very depressing new years eve where all my friends looked fab in their little dresses and i looked like the grim reaper (a fat grim reaper!) in black top and my MUM's black trousers. I loved the meetings and lost 18lbs in the first 3...
    sammy29 sammy29
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 16, 2009

    I Lose Weight And Gained Muscle

    I started taking herbalife shakes, and I lost 6 pounds then gained 10 pounds of muscle and now I am at 9 percent body fat. I now distribute the products and I love them. If you are trying to lose weight I can help. Please contact me or go to my website. www.goherbalife.com...
    AdamElgh AdamElgh
    22-25, M
    Mar 6, 2012

    I Am In Weight Watchers Too

    I joined WW about 17 weeks ago and so far I have lost 25 lbs.  But I lost 77 lbs before I joined WW.  I joined because I was stuck at a plateau.  WW is working very good for me.  After a 102 lb. weight loss, I am exercising for the first time in my life. ...
    Cheryl2461 Cheryl2461
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Dec 13, 2008

    Finally

    Hello. My name is Crystal and I have been overweight pretty much my whole life, well let me rephrase, my whole adult life. In my family we always celebrated with food,whether it was a birthday, a great report card or even a new job. We ate! When I was younger it didn't even phase...
    crystalblue1082 crystalblue1082
    26-30, F
    Sep 11, 2012

    Weigh In

    I weighed in at WW for the first time since May 2008. Since that last weigh in, I've gained slightly over 25 pounds (about 25.6 to be specific) Man, I was so down when I saw the weight. I'm going back to meetings because I have to get this weight off. I'm miserable...
    DietIcedTea DietIcedTea
    36-40, F
    Aug 7, 2009

    Member For Over a Month

    I joined weight watchers five weeks ago.  This is my sort of second time around with the program, having joined when I was 16.  The first time around, I didn't see the results I wanted due to my own lack of commitment to the program and ended up leaving the program...
    Moonmyst Moonmyst
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Nov 10, 2007

    Ww

    I've known a few who have been with Weight Watchers and they all shed the weight.  What I like about Weight Watchers, it isn't a diet cause diets don't work, with WW, you can eat whatever you like as long as you eat the points you're entitled to.I was thinking of joining and in...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    1 Response Sep 5, 2011

    Sorta Kinda

    IM SORTA KINDA ON WEIGHT WATCHERS. WHEN I JOINED I WAS INTO IT 100%! I WENT AND LOST 5 POUNDS DURING THE FIRST WEEK. I FELT GREAT AND ALTHOUGH IT WAS HARD I RESISTED THE URGE TO GET ON THE SCALE AT HOME. I WENT OUT TO CELEBRATE AND I SLOWLY BUT SURELY STOPPED THE PROGRAM ALTHOUGH...
    shakiab83 shakiab83
    26-30, F
    1 Response Nov 5, 2011

    My Journey

    I have had 3 surgeries on my feet in 2 years.  Have been to 6 doctors and nobody has helped me yet.  Since then I have gained 40 pounds.  Starting tomorrow I am joining weight watchers and the gym (if they have a program for people that can't use their feet) to start a new way...
    Kosar Kosar
    46-50
    1 Response Jan 2, 2011

    10 to G

     I have lost .. 40 pounds since Jan 3 .. with 10 to go ... Looking for support
    Goofiegirl52 Goofiegirl52
    51-55
    May 25, 2009

    Looking For Suggestions...

    I've been on weight watchers for about 5 months and it's been working for me (for the most part).  But I'm finding it hard to keep it up.  For the past month, I have just given in to so many of my cravings and have gotten off my points.  At first, I let myself do...
    skimlatte skimlatte
    31-35
    2 Responses Mar 28, 2009

    43 Lbs and Counting

    I joined Weight Watchers' online program on New Year's Day (how predictable) but misunderstood the point system. I thought I got 35 points per day, not 35 points per week. It's no wonder I gained 5 lbs. my first week! So I went to a free meeting, where the meeting leader set...
    jercesimpson jercesimpson
    46-50
    Jun 9, 2008

    "Don't Forget, Today Is Your Weight-tracking Day"

    Ok website I haven't forgotten, quit reminding me already. Getting weighed in about 30 minutes and I better have lost something because I have been so good this week! I even ate fish and salad and carrots and (gulp) egg white omelets with spinach. And the fish was not tuna fish...
    deadant7 deadant7
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Feb 2, 2012

    Lifetime Member Needs to Get Back On Track

    I'm a WW Lifetime member. I hit lifetime back in Feb of '05. It took me from May '04 to Feb '05 to lose 70 pounds. I kept if off for almost a year before it started coming back on. The gain was just little by little at first, but the past year it's coming back with a vengence...
    DietIcedTea DietIcedTea
    36-40, F
    Mar 18, 2009

    4 Months, 33 Lbs Lost

    Well I've lost 33 lbs since Jan 21 and its not always easy...and it doesn't always seem to be working. but stick with it and you will see results. The most important thing is to get back on the wagon after you fall off....
    eekimateacher eekimateacher
    26-30, F
    2 Responses May 28, 2011

    Here I Go Again

    I've been on Weight Watchers at least 5 times.  Mos recently I joined in August and lost 25 pounds by November.  At Thanksgiving I went off for two days and could never get back on.  I've gained most of the 25 back.  I am really frustrated and don't know how I...
    smallen smallen
    41-45
    1 Response Jun 4, 2008

    Not Dieting, Living

    I love weight watchers. Your not dieting your just learning to change your eating habits. I have never been very over weight until I moved back from the UK. I managed to put on two stone. I know I will lose it. I use weight watchers as competition. I know maybe I shouldn't but...
    AmericanAngel04 AmericanAngel04
    26-30
    Jul 14, 2008

    First Meeting Last Night!

    I've always shunned the diet industry, as I know what I need to do to lose weight. However, this has never stopped me stuffing my face! Crunch time came when I was looking for a dress for a NY party, and found I couldn't fasten a size 16.At the meeting last night I found I'd hit...
    Leanashe Leanashe
    41-45, F
    Jan 6, 2010

    I've been doing WW on

    and off for about 15yrs. This time I've been doing it since January 1st. So far I've lost about 1st 10lbs but now I've hit a wall. This week was my husbands birthday and just by eating whatever I wanted for a few days I've gained 5lbs back :( My New Years resolution this year...
    Marshawk83 Marshawk83
    31-35, F
    Apr 2, 2014

    My Weight Loss Journey

    I have struggled with my weight for a while i have joined weight watchers and a few slimming clubs and i think that weight watchers is the best. I have lost 25lbs since 7th Jan 2012 and i am still going strong and i will be updating my story each week on how i am doing i am going...
    sexyandsweet sexyandsweet
    31-35, F
    1 Response Feb 15, 2013

    Thank You To Weight Watcher's

    I'm an Occupational Therapist, who is used to being strong for others. I became aware of my being overweight at 188 lbs and now weigh 150 lbs. I joined Weight Watcher's over 3 months ago, and it has really helped. It makes a difference to have a good group leader and to go...
    esthergershon esthergershon
    46-50
    2 Responses Nov 16, 2012

    First Time Ever On Weight Watchers

    I have been overweight since I was nine years old.  I barely remember not being fat.   I've never successfully lost weight, though I've never tried very hard.  This year I decided it's time to start WW.  The first week I lost 2.4 pounds.  I was so excited.  The second...
    nicole0424 nicole0424
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jan 29, 2011

    I Also Attend Weight Watchers

    I have started weight watchers this year. I really like this weight loss program. I have lose a great amount of weight and I plan to lose more to better myself and my health. But, most of all look great in my wedding dress for next year.
    angredrose angredrose
    22-25, F
    Oct 17, 2007

    I've been on Weight Watchers numerous times.

    I've never lost more than 15 lbs, but I've never really gave it my all either. I'm back on it now and I've already had issues with sticking to the program. I know what I need to do but I just don't do it. I need some supportive people who are going through the same thing to help...
    JillMarie JillMarie
    31-35, F
    1 Response Mar 16, 2014

    Not Dieting, Living

    I love weight watchers. Your not dieting your just learning to change your eating habits. I have never been very over weight until I moved back from the UK. I managed to put on two stone. I know I will lose it. I use weight watchers as competition. I know maybe I shouldn't but...
    AmericanAngel04 AmericanAngel04
    26-30
    Jul 14, 2008

    Back For The Third Time On Weight Watcher's, Sigh

    I come from a family background of morbid obesity; my parents and most of my siblings (even the males) have struggled with weight issues, diabetes, heart disease. I'm young enough that if I deal with my weight issues now, I'll better enjoy my middle age years.I think maybe I 'eat...
    AuntyBubbles AuntyBubbles
    51-55, F
    3 Responses Feb 13, 2011

    Can't Seem To Get Motivated To Loose The Weight

    I am a 30 something air force wife who works full time and is in graduate school full time. I feel that I have accomplished a lot in my life and have so much, but my weight gets in my way of living fully and enjoying all the blessings I have. I want to loose the weight so I can...
    RutgersGirl RutgersGirl
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Apr 18, 2012

    Getting Back On Weight Watchers And Losing The Weight For Good!

    Hello everyone! if you are reading this then I hope I can help and motivate you. I am 21 years old and i started WW September 2008 and since then I have lost 11 lbs... this last year has been so hard and i have had my ups and downs with WW. I am so addicted to late night fast...
    sillykimmy sillykimmy
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 9, 2009

    On Weight Watchers

    I go to meetings and then lose my confidence and don 't go back for I while . I like it when I get there , but I feel out of place . I need to lose 3O lbs. So far I have lost 15 since June. The problem is , that I wish I had a girlfriend to go with me.Some one to talk to durning...
    Lilacstar Lilacstar
    51-55, F
    1 Response Oct 6, 2012

    You Think I Would Have Thought Of This Before Now!

    So, Salad. Eating it is a good thing if you don't put stuff on it that's too pointy. I got a delicious salad at a restaurant today, ate the whole thing, and then realized I had not even tried to guesstimate a points value prior to eating it. It's really hard to backtrack in...
    deadant7 deadant7
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jan 28, 2012

    Weight Watchers

    My name is Tracy and i have been on weight watchers on and off for a year. I started back about 6 weeks ago doing it faithfully. I have lost 8 pounds so far. I just needed to join a group that kept me going when i don't want to count my points anymore.
    tgreen tgreen
    22-25
    1 Response May 27, 2008

    Ww

    It works because somebody else is weighing me. I don't take humiliation well. I'm not crazy about the meetings though because they are a bit strange. Anyway, I've lost about 30 pounds so far, so I'm going to keep going. 1/27/12 - OMG this is taking forever!
    deadant7 deadant7
    31-35, F
    Jan 5, 2012

    A Good Start...

    I started Weight Watchers as a gift to myself and from my kids for Mother's Day. I have lost 12.8 lbs so far, and going strong.. need a good support team.... any takers!?   Lori
    lorithelioness lorithelioness
    36-40, F
    1 Response May 26, 2008

    On Weight Watchers

    I am on weight watchers.  Trying to lose a signifigant amount of weight.  It is weighing me down both physically and emotionally!  My meetings are on Saturdays.  I am currently on core trying to improve my nutrition.  I was doing really well last fall...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    6 Responses Jun 17, 2007

    Not Dieting, Living

    I love weight watchers. Your not dieting your just learning to change your eating habits. I have never been very over weight until I moved back from the UK. I managed to put on two stone. I know I will lose it. I use weight watchers as competition. I know maybe I shouldn't but...
    AmericanAngel04 AmericanAngel04
    26-30
    2 Responses Jul 14, 2008

    I Am Joining Weight Watchers

    Hi I'm 28 years old and I'm very close to 250 o I'm joining on my own but my motivation level is there but my willpower is not, need a support/ buddy to help me keep it going. I live. In Michigan want to work out but I have no partner
    arlexsus arlexsus
    26-30, F
    2 Responses May 26, 2012

    Slow Start

    I'm doing Weight Watchers at Work and am liking the program, but I can't seem to stay motivated to exercise. I swear I have no metabolism whatsoever - I typically lose 0.2 pounds a week, so at least the scale is giving me better news rather than worse, but I sure could appreciate...
    bforpreader bforpreader
    41-45, F
    Apr 23, 2011

    Fat Fugly And Fifteen :'(

    Ok guys, so no hate please. I am a fifteen year old girl from Newcastle, I am incredibly fat and I hate myself as much as everybody else does. I need help!! For ages now I have been tormented for my weight although I'm not surprised as I am Monstrous. I went for a jog yesterday...
    jessharrington jessharrington
    13-15
    2 Responses Dec 3, 2012
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