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Week 33

Weight: 266.0 

Weight loss in one week: 3.0
Total weight lost: 102.4
Average weekly weight loss: 3.10

Weight left to lose: 26.0
Weeks left at average loss: 8.39
Estimated total weeks: 41.39 (about 9.55 months)

So, another week of a good loss--3 pounds.  That's not quite my average, but it's 3 pounds or more, which is not bad.  I now have 26 pounds left to lose, so that still hase me hitting my goal at around mid January. That's okay.  Just okay.

Gotcha!  This is really exciting.  I'm past that 100 pounds lost mark.  I can't believe it!  I really am so happy and surprised and humbled and blessed.  Wow.  Really, all I can say is that if I can do it, any obese person could do it.  It really is simple--but really isn't easy!  But it's so important to keep on track and be patient (two things that are really difficult for me).  Oh, and yeah, it really is essential to have the support of so many great people (both in "real" life and online--for me at least).


  South Beach Steve

November 21, 2009 at 10:46 AM

Simple, not easy. No more true words have ever been spoken. Beej, great job, truly great. 100 pounds is an amazing accomplishment!


November 21, 2009 at 12:38 PM

Simple not easy. Truer words have not been least not in blogger world.

Congratulations on hitting the 100 pound mark. I remember when I got there and I was so thrilled. I will be there again!

You are doing such a great job Beej!

Yes, we have prune yogurt and it is delicious. I have it with pumpkin flax granola and nuts as you could see from my picture.

Poutine is from the devil, well it is actually from Quebec. It is french fries with cheese curds and hot gravy. Never try it! I beg you.

  Josie (35 and Shrinking)

November 21, 2009 at 1:14 PM

I knew you'd do it!!!! And I LOVE the concept of simple not easy. I'm doing a happy dance for you!!!! You're in the home stretch now. When you wrote that first post back in April did you ever think you'd make it this far? Go you!!!

  Shelli Belly

November 21, 2009 at 4:17 PM

Just fantastic! Weigh to go!

  natalie a

November 21, 2009 at 8:37 PM

oh beej - what can I say, I am so proud of you - but quite honestly I read your success and it reminds me of my failure... well it's true - but it also shows me what's possible, so thank you and curse you for that :)

way to go, I'm really happy for you!!

  Call me Ishmael

November 22, 2009 at 2:32 PM

Beej! Beejalicious! Beejorama! You're the BEEJ, man! I'm so happy for you, and inspired by you and eager to join that very exclusive club. Like Josie, I'm doing a happy dance for you and I have been since I read your post this morning. Great work. Hope you are out on a date night with your wife and enjoying your super-cool svelte self!


November 23, 2009 at 9:24 AM

haha, beejalicious!! I love that Ishmael!!!


November 23, 2009 at 1:11 PM

Congratulations Beej! I am new to your blog (via South Beach Steve) and have been so inspired by your consistent progress. Congratulations on all of your losses, especially this week. Way to go!


November 26, 2009 at 2:24 AM

Ok so I am a few days late for this... but....

CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!!!!!! That is incredible. It is a huge accomplishment and I am so happy for you.