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I Want to Loose Weight Before He Comes Home From Deployment

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    thinspiration anyone? i want to loose weight. i just need motivation.
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    I want to know why, out of all the people I have ever met in my life, he was the only one to capture my attention in this irritating way, yes it is irritating when you feel you are...
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    HGKOREIA HGKOREIA 46-50, M 4 days ago

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    I'm on Weight Watchers and have lost over a stone already. I want to lose more weight before my friend's wedding next year.
    MrsRusty MrsRusty 31-35, F 5 Responses 4 days ago

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    I want to feel loved and appreciated from that special someone, I feel like I deserve it.
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    I want to be surrounded by actual books! Yes Kindle and iBooks are okay. But there is something about the smell and feel of what I am reading that puts me at ease. Give me a home...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 days ago

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    Wanting to loose weight isn't enough motivation there's need to be something more that drives you and keeps you going single time every time you're ready to give up. Just remember...
    Alex288837359 Alex288837359 16-17, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I'm trying too loose weight I'm down to 245lbs from 285lbs. I want to get down too 180lbs. it doesn't seem to be going fast enough HELP!!!!
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    rubyslut2345 rubyslut2345 18-21, T 2 Responses a week ago

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    So today went to slimming world thinking I had gained... I dragged my self from the pay zone to the scales and grumpily stood on them not wanting to look when I here the woman say...
    Ridingtonewyork Ridingtonewyork 16-17, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot 16-17, F Jul 19

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    I don't just want a library, I think it's becoming a necessity. All these books stacked everywhere must be a fire hazard. Plus apparently towers of books in the bedroom isn't...
    alonewiththegods alonewiththegods 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    its to the point I just want to give up on life but then when I really really think about it I'm like do I want to give up on life do I really want to die no I'm afraid to die I'm...
    LuvLostSoul LuvLostSoul 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    what are ways to loose weight?
    mewkitty911 mewkitty911 13-15 4 Responses Jul 19

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