Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Want to Loose Weight Before He Comes Home From Deployment

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 76 People

    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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    so my new years resolution is to join a gym and loose weight!
    FreekyCuddles FreekyCuddles 22-25, F Dec 25, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm a motivated person who wants to lose 30 pounds..but I would like someone or even a group of people to keep the motivation alive!! I'm 5'2 and weigh 148 (lost two pounds this...
    NotVibrant NotVibrant 31-35, F 9 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I know what to do to lose weight, I just don't have the motivation to do it.
    alexxvaunlennon101 alexxvaunlennon101 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 30, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm from Montreal Canada. Anyone else ? Where are you guys from
    basedKing basedKing 16-17, M 17 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Riyadh,Saudi Arabia.my family comes from the northern province,& they're from jordanian origins.Also,my mother is Egyptian,& so is my late grandmother(dad's mom)
    lifelesspie lifelesspie 18-21, F 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    ** Do you really want to make some $$? ** I'm looking for SERIOUS people who want to turn a $40 investment into hundreds or thousands by next week. This is not a scam or one of...
    noomore9too5 noomore9too5 18-21, M 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've always had a passion for interior design and my life goal is to live in a home completely designed by myself.
    myheartleadsme myheartleadsme 18-21, F Jan 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    SIN CITY! I spent most of my life in the Los Angeles/San Fernando Valley area. But home is Las Vegas, Nevada for the last 20 years.
    bcvegas4u2 bcvegas4u2 66-70, M 1 Response 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was born and raised in Boston, Massachusetts. I moved to Manchester, NH about 9-10yrs ago & still a Bostonian at heart. #hometownlovealways #bostonstrong
    KingOfOral603 KingOfOral603 36-40, M 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    From North Carolina, U.S.A anybody else? I wanna make friends from around the world.
    ClosetBiGuy ClosetBiGuy 13-15, M 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    <3 from Cali with love <3 ----------------------
    CallmeRose CallmeRose 18-21, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm from northern Iceland. :3 I'm fascinated with the USA. I've been living here since 2011 and I absolutely love it.
    IngensImpetum IngensImpetum 18-21, M 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Im from the mid North Coast of New South Wales, Australia
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25 26-30, M 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Anyone from North Carolina?
    ebonyandivory38 ebonyandivory38 36-40, M 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm from County Fermanagh in Northern Ireland
    Tdirish Tdirish 36-40, M 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Am from Kenya the most Unique country in the World.
    Mukiriv Mukiriv 22-25 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Montana :p I really want to move to Alaska soon though...
    KatM88 KatM88 26-30, F 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Okay. So I was feeling pretty okay with my with my body, but today I was in the shops I saw my whole body in the light... Now I know I need to go on a diet again... But this time I...
    Scaredmonster Scaredmonster 16-17, F 10 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Im really proud of my breakfast this morning. 3 egg whites and one whole egg (all in a pan in an over medium type situation. ) paprika pepper ketchup. Whole wheat toast. Im going...
    tlee5001 tlee5001 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Culiacán Rosales,Sinaloa,Estados Unidos de Mexicanos.
    Hoshanna Hoshanna 22-25, F 4 Responses 8 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Now you'll understand I have barely time for leisure after school, especially if there are after-school activities. So much for TGIF ._.
    iTetra iTetra 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Dear Mr Henshaw was such an amazing book, still my fave book. Other great ones are paper bag princess and where the wild things are.
    wonderwall12 wonderwall12 16-17, F Jan 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    At the moment in western ny heading to Pennsylvania then farther south as the night goes on
    jnow25 jnow25 26-30, M 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Colorado! but I'm moving to Killeen Texas. So anybody near that place, let's be fransss.
    mightymouse69 mightymouse69 13-15, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    stupid New Jersey yuck I really hate it here
    RatxInxAxCage RatxInxAxCage 18-21, M 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    In Louisiana right now moving back to Cali in Feb
    MindConscious MindConscious 22-25, M 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Mumbai, India (random text to complete the 25 characters)
    sagard1994 sagard1994 18-21, M 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    heres a taste: hockey maple syrup "sorry"
    CherryBlossom000 CherryBlossom000 26-30, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Born and raised in Puebla, Mexico :)
    Majin1712 Majin1712 22-25, F 5 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I born in México city and now i live in oslo norway!!!!!!!
    aspicchef aspicchef 26-30, M 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Born and raised in New Zealand bruh! :) so beautiful over here.
    XXimdeadinsideXX XXimdeadinsideXX 13-15, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hertfordshire in England:)
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 4 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel