Sunday 24 February 2013

Sunday weigh-in : Ringing the changes !

Positive points of the week :

- For the first time in a few years, I've been able to wear my wedding ring. After having Sophie, I had to have it enlarged, then after Juliette and Pierre, I couldn't even get it past my knuckle. A couple of months ago I tried again - still no way it was going to fit - and, after having a sort-out in my jewellery box with Sophie this week, I came across it, showed it her and was amazed to see it fits ! It's just a symbol but it's nice to know I'm back to wearing the ring we exchanged our vows with, rather than a replacement !

- I've just been to the market and picked up a new fruit & veg box. It's a great way of packing loads more fruit and veg into our weekly meals and means I have tempting fruit to nibble on rather than unhealthier snacks. I've done so much baking with the kids this week - eeek - so it's good to balance things out !

- Still menu planning so I have ideas of low-calorie meals to make and don't have to fall back on unhealthier ready-meals.

- I got Sophie to take a full-length photo of me for a review of a pair of trousers and was actually really pleased with what I saw. I still have a belly but it's definitely shrunk, there's no doubt about it ! (I'm having computer problem so I'm on Madhouse Daddy Mike's laptop but will add them when I can !)

This week's target 

Last week I said I wanted to get some more exercise into my week now that I'm on holiday and increase my loss to at least 1/2kg, because the last few weeks have been teeny tiny baby steps. Well, I haven't done any exercise at all, apart from running about with the kids, but I did lose 1/2kg so that's good enough for me ! Ooh, I've just noticed my ticker has moved over to 14kg which is great for keeping motivated too. I love the way my weight loss badge is also much higher than the left to lose badge - yay !

Target for next week, into the 77 point somethings :)

STILL TO GO : 12.2kg

Feel free to add your weightloss posts to our weekly linkie - it's great to see how everyone else has been getting on and give each other support and encouragement :)

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Disclosure : I'm currently using a Thinking Slimmer SlimPod and a WeightWatchers Online subscription, in return for honest feedback. I also receive regular hampers of WeightWatchers products, and have also benefitted from a one-month Jenny Craig trial.


  1. well done, and you must be so pleased about the wedding ring

  2. I'm so pleased for you, that you can wear your ring again. Well done on your weight loss and good luck reaching your next goal xx

  3. Well done on your weight loss - and for the fact you can wear your ring again :) x

    Sim @ Sim's Life

  4. Well done and its fab you can get your ring on again :)

  5. Well done! And yay for being able to wear your wedding ring again hun, you are doing amazing. x

  6. Well done getting your wedding rings back, that most of been a lovely feeling :-)

  7. well done on being able to wear your wedding ring again and on your weight loss xx

  8. One of my mini goals is to be able to get my wedding and engagement rings on again so I know exactly how you feel this week....well done :oD xx


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