I Lost 50 Pounds

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 63 People

    Would Hate To Put It On Again!

    I started losing weight after I had split from a relationship.  Bear in mind I never looked big, i'm quite tall and it seemed to fill out my body proportionally.  But I remember thinking my *** was huge.  I was called bubble but at school, but never saw it as a bad...
    shadoweyes shadoweyes
    26-30, M
    1 Response May 30, 2010


    Bikini thr. I always used to watch friends mom do aerobics at her house, and then one day I felt her...
    fieldspring fieldspring
    31-35, M
    Jul 16, 2012
    XxJamberxX XxJamberxX
    18-21, F
    Jul 6, 2014

    Kept It Off For 2 Years Now!

    At the end of my daughters 4th grade school year I went on a field trip with her (early June, 2006).  This trip was about a 4 mile hike which took place over a period of 4 hours with a half hour stop in the middle for lunch, as well as two 15 minute rest stops at the...
    Creamsicle Creamsicle
    41-45, F
    26 Responses Sep 14, 2008

    10 Fast Weight Lost Diets Tips

    1. Replace Sports Drinks after Exercise – Drink“electrolyte” water to receive the same benefits you would from a sugary sports drink—without the added sugar. 2. Water First – Drink a large glass of water 10 minutes before meals. 3. Sleight of Hand – Trick your mind...
    lorettahenry lorettahenry
    18-21, F
    Dec 30, 2012

    At The Gym...

    I weighed around 250 in August. I joined a local gym in August. When I weighed last week, I was at 200! I still want to lose about 10 more, but I feel like 50 is a big accomplishment.
    rockguitarman rockguitarman
    18-21, M
    1 Response Apr 5, 2010

    Divided, Not Conquered

    I lost nearly 100 lbs.  Took me a little over a year, and now I've let small circumstances cause me to backslide 50 lbs.  I still feel good that I'm down fiftly from where I started, I loved my new body, and STILL love me anyway, but I'm scared the trend could continue...
    SweetTart79 SweetTart79
    Sep 7, 2008

    Working On It

    It's hard to lose 50 pounds when I don't believe in dieting *LOL*  Not that i believe my diet doesn't need some rearranging done, but rather i think any sort of strict diet would be worse for me than it would be better.  And honestly i like food WAY too much. BUT...
    Shierke Shierke
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 30, 2009

    The Big 50

    I may be a little premature in joining and writing here, but it's only because I'm so darn close.  I'm taking a chance, I know, but I feel it is motivation and positive thinking.  I am confident that I will soon be writing another story here.  One where I can say...
    darknight darknight
    46-50, M
    1 Response Aug 20, 2009
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