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I Want to Loose Weight Before He Comes Home From Deployment

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Really need to loose weight!!
    liv0123 liv0123 13-15, F Mar 22

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    I need to loose 40 pounds before June 12th I'm also taking slimquick the pills for women.. Does any body else know other things that can help me loose faster? All advice would be...
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    I actually have three library racks in my home. I have a book, movie, and music library in my spare bedroom.
    femaleoutshopping femaleoutshopping 26-30, F Mar 19

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    WHY is this so hard here to figure out? WOW do people play games. I do a straight search for "I LIVE IN MASSACHUSETTS" contact them and they TELL me they are in Nebraska...
    Fbaser Fbaser 46-50, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Is anybody from Northern California? :)
    FIeener FIeener 26-30, F 7 Responses Mar 29

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    I'm from a beautiful country called Kenya
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 30

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    I can't say this was my favorite book but definetly one of the most memorable. My grandmother had a book full of short stories that she would read to us when we stayed the night at...
    kayakgirl08 kayakgirl08 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 30

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    it is wat is needed after being backed up allll day then the little guys plop out great
    Beutifulman1970 Beutifulman1970 41-45, M 44 mins ago

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    ooops had a giant binge day
    Unicornpeasant Unicornpeasant 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 21

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    i need another pro Ana buddy that will encourage me to starve so that I can lose around 1-2pounds a day
    2Kawaii4u 2Kawaii4u 13-15, F 3 Responses Mar 24

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    guys how do I resist temptation!? I can't lose if I eat food!
    Sadieeverette Sadieeverette 18-21, F Apr 9

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    Just 1/2 days a week for 5weeks . A liquid diet .
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F Apr 10

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    I've had a few of them, willing to do some more if anyone's interested. Just message me :D
    FatExplodingBelly FatExplodingBelly 26-30, M 2 Responses Apr 5

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    I've always, as a little girl, imagined to have an enormous library in my house. It's always been a dream and it still hasn't come true. I still wish for that. Books are literally...
    delusi0nal delusi0nal 18-21, F 6 Responses Apr 4

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    walk of shame more like walk of FAME, amirite
    nopemiru nopemiru 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    No offence to the kids, but the only stories and experiences they seem to produce is about their friends gossiping behind each others backs or boyfriends leaving them for another...
    Lunarflowerrr Lunarflowerrr 22-25, F 7 Responses Mar 31

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    Preferably a cross dresser please.
    sohistd sohistd 22-25, M Apr 5

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    So I've been dating my boyfriend for a year and I still haven't met his mom. He's Ethiopian and I'm black so he constantly says that our cultures are different which I understand...
    laxlife laxlife 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 5

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    There are many products available to help with weight loss. These products may be useful, and you want to be sure you look into them thoroughly prior to using any of them.You can...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 2 Responses Mar 22

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    I think it's better to be thin or anorexic than to be fat. At least when you are thin you have more confidence than you being fat. Why is it so hard to loose weight? Like it takes...
    zigi231 zigi231 18-21, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    Why some people who loose weight get excess skin but some not? How about anorexic? Do they get excess skin?
    zigi231 zigi231 18-21, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    Medication and smoking. I literally eat constantly and I haven't gained anything. I actually loose weight when I'm stressed, and then I'm eating more. I quite enjoy it :)
    Retro5NAF Retro5NAF 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 20

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    My Dad has an affair. He's been dating her for a year and maybe more. I moved to America last year for studying and I've just realized I'm losing my Dad.. When I first came here...
    whatsover whatsover 16-17, F 4 days ago

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    A. Ten favorite special days 1. Christmas 2. New Year 3. Chinese New Year 4. Thanksgiving 5. my birthday 6. my man of heart's birthday 7. any day I see I have email from my dad 8...
    blankcheck4urhart blankcheck4urhart 36-40, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Im trying to lose weight before summer >_< im 5'2 and need to be at least 55kg by November or December, so im going to try and lose 40 kg! I don't know what to do though or if I...
    MechanicalHeart MechanicalHeart 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    I have helped someone gain weight before. My ex was about 160 and took her to 290 in about 5 months. She loved it! Is anyone looking for a feeder? To cook food and take care of...
    militarybbc militarybbc 26-30, M Apr 5

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    This has been on my mind,i have NEVER been this heavy in my life.Everything is the same ,my hair my face,but i'm bigger.I'm now a size 12.I gained weight before,and lost 30lbs.I...
    1prettygirl 1prettygirl 36-40, F 23 Responses Apr 8

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    I just came home from the hospital yesterday after having emergency surgery last Saturday morning. It was scary and it made me think about a lot of things. Like who is going to...
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