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I Want to Loose Weight Before He Comes Home From Deployment

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    My Best Friend, My Hero, My Man..

    In high school, I was always kinda the girl that just tagged along on other peoples dates.  The third wheel, the one that got asked to come along because she's our friend and who cares if she's single.  I cared more about my grades than anything else, getting far...
    kwillfahrt14 kwillfahrt14 18-21, F Aug 10, 2010

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    Wanna Look Good 4 My Boo.

    Well my boo aint on deployment he is a bct... but i still am tryin hard 2 loose weight b4 he gets home.   been walkin 4 miles a day.... eatin lean cusines... i think i have lost 20 pds in a month..yay.  which is a good thing for me .... i have hypothyroidism..n i...
    patriciapowell79 patriciapowell79 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 8, 2009

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    Fed Up!!

     While sight seeing with my solider yesterday and taking a few pictures along the way, I realized how unflattering I looked in all of them. I know he loves me the way that I am and wouldn't expect me to change to satisify him or anything...I just can't belive he took a...
    emo5679 emo5679 31-35, F 6 Responses May 11, 2009

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    He's Always Skinner Than Me Now!

    okay i am about to see my marine for the first time in 2.5 months and i swear it seems like everytime im about to go see him i gain like 5 pounds. i've started working out but i feel like i gain weight ( everyone says from muscle ) but i get so insecure, because everytime i see...
    alwaysandforever33006 alwaysandforever33006 18-21, F Apr 14, 2009

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    Ladies! Ladies! There Is a Way!

    Ironically, I have the nintendo Wii for about 2 years now and really havent done with it what it's designed to do, as far as inter-active games. But they just came out with a work out program called, "EA Active." So I figured, why not? I dont have time to go...
    armyhasmyheart armyhasmyheart 26-30, F Jun 8, 2009

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    Determined!

    So my man left for Afganistan on the 16th...and it is devasting! One of the ways I have been feeling better is working out twice a day! I have to say I feel soooo good and it make s me feel good to know that I will hopefully look better than I ever have when he comes home! ...
    bhertz88 bhertz88 18-21 2 Responses Jan 28, 2009

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    Do I Look Fat In This?

    When my soldier first left for this latest deployment, I wasn't sleeping, was hardly eating...as I made through the first few months, I then started using food as a substitute for him not being here to hold me, for the sex I wasn't having...I was about 125 lbs when he left and I...
    allynally allynally 31-35, F 1 Response May 21, 2009

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    Help

    my husband just left for iraq on the 17th, i have had a hard time losing weigh sence i had my son 4 1/2 yrs ago. i need to lose 50-60 lbs. i am taking this time while he is gone to work on myself and lose the weight for me and for him, i work 6 days a week have my son and 2 out...
    kayceel kayceel 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 25, 2009

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    Ugg!!!!

    i was doing SOOOO good!!! i lost 20 pounds !!!! and then i moved and i think i gianed it all back plus !!! NOOOOOO WHY i have 4 months to lose it agian...gahhh i wanna be hot for him ...haha i know this is just a rant but you girlys know what i am saying right...
    novaj novaj 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 18, 2009

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    What Really Worked And Keeps Working For Me!

    Hi! Im stephanie ,I gained 40 lbs over the past few mths and I knew that not only was I unhappy with my body but Im sure I was making everyone else unhappy! So after my boyfriend was deployed over seas a few weeks ago I decided I was going to lose the weight before he got back...
    stephstrube87 stephstrube87 22-25, F Dec 26, 2010

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    So Much Fat!!!

    I am trying to lose weight before he returns home.. I have 50 pounds to lose.. Yeah I am a hefty ol girl.. I am 5'5 and weigh *** ! So I want to weigh *** ! I have lost 20 pounds so far. So I am very proud of myself. He used to say that he is married to a...
    DogTagKindaGirl DogTagKindaGirl 22-25, F 4 Responses Jun 14, 2009

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    It Is Worth Fighting For...

    Hi all that I can inspire and welcome to all I can help! My name is Ashley, I am 29 years old. I have always since I was little been overweight. My family always has battled with weight issues. I have tried Weight Watchers, quick fixes working out with a trainer when I was...
    ashley275 ashley275 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 19, 2012

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    A Little Insecure

    Soo... before I got with my marine I was always into and with chubby guys.  Actually my last bf was over weight but his face was the cutest ever.  He recently left for Hawaii 2 weeks ago and about a week ago, I found that after I got out of work (I work 6am-2pm Mon...
    usmc08love usmc08love 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 13, 2009

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    Pound For Pound

    My boyfriend just deployed to Iraq.  He claims that he'll be bored out of his mind over there, with nothing to do.  So he has decided that he wants to gain 25 pounds of muscle.  He knows I would like to lose some weight.  So he has challenged me to lose...
    zil620 zil620 26-30, F 3 Responses Jan 25, 2009

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    IM Trying

    Ok so my husband is in Iraq and I have decided I want to lose at least 20 pounds. Well I have been doing ok until I get depressed and eat like crzy. ANy husband has told me that he has gained ten pounds already. I was so happy because he has been trying to gain weight since he...
    yungmilitarywifey yungmilitarywifey 18-21, F 6 Responses Jul 10, 2009

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    I would like to find a buddy to help each other loose weight. Im looking for someone that is over weight as I would not like to encourage someone to be really skinny as i dont...
    gemzworld29 gemzworld29 31-35, F Feb 2

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    Ive never been skinny. Curves are in my genes. My mom, my grandmother are both obese. I have battled overweight since I was 10. I started dancing when I was 16 and it really helped...
    monabur monabur 22-25, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    I want to be free!!! It's starting to kill me what should I do? Where should I go I cannot continue working in an environment that's not quite healthy anymore I'm starting to...
    ellesaratoubi ellesaratoubi 18-21, F Feb 4

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    I need a buddy to keep me motivated, anyone who is committed and will help me anytime I need and also guilt trip me into not eating, thanks~!
    Ninerz Ninerz 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 10

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    Seriously though, I am NOT in the mood to do anything. Gotta make that $$$$ though.
    C0untrySweetie C0untrySweetie 22-25, F 5 Responses Feb 11

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    Yes. But not exactly own as much as rent. If anyone has a place that they can rent out to 2 girls cheaply, please message me!
    WishMeLuck15 WishMeLuck15 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    I just learned that my dream and fantasy has been realized. After coming home from deployment in the military, I learned I had gotten my girlfriend pregnant during intense sex just...
    lrfire81 lrfire81 31-35, M Feb 21

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    I weight 131, which is the most I have ever weighted before. I don't know what to do and I'm freaking out
    emmylouwhoo emmylouwhoo 18-21, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    Week 3 Update: He was completely bummed having only gained 4.1lbs last week so he really did push it into overdrive. He has always had a history of letting me down so he has been...
    FreshStart22 FreshStart22 31-35, F 8 Responses Feb 2

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    I'm 120 pounds I want to weight 110 pounds ??????
    brojob brojob 18-21, F Feb 7

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    I really want to loose weight but my motivation is very very low. Like ill work out a couple days & then I'll get lazy. & then I have crazy cravings. Chocolate is number one. I've...
    FloatyAquarius FloatyAquarius 18-21, F 7 Responses Feb 9

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    1. A smile on my Children's face 2. A hug from my children 3. A kiss from my wife . 4. A hug from my wife . 5. A cold can of Mt. Dew 6. Going to work . 7. Coming home from work...
    Wildman43055 Wildman43055 46-50, M Feb 16

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    This is a letter for my counselor. I see her tomorrow. Blood drips from my wrists. But I feel no pain. No physical pain anyway. It only temporarily numbs my emotional pain. The...
    kellezia kellezia 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 17

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    I want to loose weight I feel so fat and can't eat food at the moment :( wish this would just all end for me now, as the thought of food makes me wretch :( so I don't eat :)
    krystalkool84 krystalkool84 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 18

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    I want to loose weight. I'm 5.2 and 101 pounds but my belly and hip fat is bad. But I'm muscular
    Khf99 Khf99 16-17, F 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    I want somebody strict that can keep me from eating and binging. Pls help I need to loose weight!
    thinspirationfreak thinspirationfreak 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 2

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    hey, ok im not offically with my military solider yet. we met online 2 weeks before he deployed. I havent even seen his face.... (i know a little odd). but we talk at least once a...
    firstsolider firstsolider 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 4

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    I realize that most people do not find fat attractive but I do. Growing fatter has made me feel much more confident and comfortable in my body, more so than when I was skinny and...
    coolsean1 coolsean1 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 15

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    1 Listening to my children laugh 2 Talking to my son about his views of the world 3 Watching my daughter dance 4 When either of my kids wants a hug and cuddle as most of the time...
    00FlyingHome 00FlyingHome 41-45, F 5 Responses Feb 10

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    I want to make a hot cocoa when you get home from works.
I want to hug you when you have tough weeks.
I want to fight for my couch and bed when we are sleeping and hugging you...
    rockettothemoon08 rockettothemoon08 18-21, F Feb 22

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    Day 47 I feel like my weight holds me back from doing so much, I don't want it to hold me back any longer.
    jessie123h jessie123h 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 20

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    I was just days home from rehab, in my home alone, when I remembered there was a pill in my drawer...I thought, I'll just take this pill and that's it. But to my utter surprise...
    jerseygirl64 jerseygirl64 46-50, F 1 Response Feb 3

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    I've been avoiding writing this but on my 33rd birthday, I was driving while drunk. I still don't know how I made it home from dropping someone off. All I remember is trying HARD...
    SentimentalMood SentimentalMood 36-40, F 4 Responses Feb 6

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    I spent the entire afternoon vacuuming the house, the curtains, the couches, and beds. Husband comes home, says nothing about how spotless the house is, but asks if I vacuumed the...
    readum16 readum16 26-30, F 36 Responses Feb 7

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    About two years ago, I was asked to describe myself and I realized that I didn't really know who I am. So, instead of finding qualities, I wrote a list of things that makes me...
    Jeanne506 Jeanne506 16-17, F Feb 17

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    I think being a housewife especially if you don't have kids has to be the most boring activity in the world. I think one has to be utterly brain dead to have no other objective in...
    Roz2014 Roz2014 41-45, F 6 days ago

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    I'm 14 and looking for a boyfriend I live in England Newcastle I'm 6ft I have some weight looking for someone from 13-15
    Marshallreed14andgay Marshallreed14andgay 13-15, M 1 Response Feb 9

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    1) I have seventeen piercings (13 of them are on my ears) 2) I love love love love love stuffed animals (I keep all my little pals mounted on the walls near my bed) 3) I am a night...
    thisbunnybites888 thisbunnybites888 18-21, F Feb 21

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