• CALLING ON HOME SEWERS TO HELP HEALTHCARE WORKERS FIGHTING COVID-19

    The lack of proper masks, gowns, and eyewear equipment is making it difficult for health workers to do their work fighting the novel coronavirus. In a recent New York Times article, medical workers said they were worried about how they can both fight the coronavirus without imperiling themselves, as well as their loved ones when they go back home.

    If you are a home sewer, please consider helping my joining Hickey Freman Technical Vice President Jeffery Diduch in his effort to produce and deliver homemade gowns and masks to medical professionals in the greater Rochester, New York Area. Read about how you can help here

    Fok and the Styleforum Team.

  • STYLE. COMMUNITY. GREAT CLOTHING.

    Bored of counting likes on social networks? At Styleforum, you’ll find rousing discussions that go beyond strings of emojis.

    Click Here to join Styleforum's thousands of style enthusiasts today!

I've lost 7 pounds since November

Connemara

[URL='http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6jST2Sv63WQ']
Joined
Mar 9, 2006
Messages
39,513
Reaction score
1,764
To all the haters who said I could never do it, I say...the results are in! My trips to the gym (every other day), plus portion control and better food choices, have worked wonders thus far. Some of my old pants fit again, I look better, etc.
 

mm84321

Distinguished Member
Joined
Aug 2, 2009
Messages
3,040
Reaction score
7
That's great! Now go reward yourself with a big slice of chocolate fudge cheesecake!
 

Mr. Lee

Senior Member
Joined
Sep 28, 2010
Messages
414
Reaction score
1
Good for you. What is your goal? I ask because it might be time to step it up and take it to the next level. Do you think you gained any muscle? If you're training with weights (hard, that is) best measure is not the actual bodyweight but how your pants fit. Fuck the haters, you keep it up, my man.
 

*#..

Senior Member
Joined
Sep 6, 2009
Messages
684
Reaction score
7
Good to hear, how many calories/day have you been eating?
 

gdl203

Purveyor of the Secret Sauce
Affiliate Vendor
Dubiously Honored
Joined
Jun 9, 2005
Messages
40,355
Reaction score
30,229
November what year?
 

Harold falcon

Stylish Dinosaur
Joined
Dec 6, 2009
Messages
33,511
Reaction score
12,031
Good on ya'.
 

APK

Distinguished Member
Joined
Sep 10, 2008
Messages
8,149
Reaction score
4,923
Update us two months from now.
 

MrGoodBytes

Senior Member
Joined
Nov 24, 2010
Messages
412
Reaction score
3
congrats!

and if you don't mind me piggy backing a bit, without noticing I dropped 7 pounds in the past two weeks... on top of another 5 pounds since the start of the year. So I'm down to 170. I haven't been this weight since I finished college. I'm actually wearing 30" waists again!
 

Egert

Senior Member
Joined
Jan 16, 2011
Messages
165
Reaction score
2
I'm down over 20 since beginning of december.
 

Reynard369

Distinguished Member
Joined
Jan 17, 2011
Messages
1,313
Reaction score
40
Congrats mang that's a solid achievement. You too Egert. Losing weight isn't easy so people who do it and keep it off have my respect.
 

uNiCoRnPriNcEsSx

Senior Member
Joined
Nov 29, 2010
Messages
839
Reaction score
275
congrats. i've lost 10 pounds since october

now i have to buy more jeans


i think the hardest part is coming to the terms you can never eat cheezburgers again on a regular basis, only on cheat days
 

narcissism

Senior Member
Joined
Nov 11, 2010
Messages
302
Reaction score
7
Originally Posted by uNiCoRnPriNcEsSx
i think the hardest part is coming to the terms you can never eat cheezburgers again on a regular basis, only on cheat days

definitely. self-discipline is the hardest part for me too. congrats to all.
 

PipPip

Senior Member
Joined
May 26, 2009
Messages
119
Reaction score
3
Congratulations, keep it up (if you need to).

I'm down 36 pounds since June 2010 - I now weigh 159 pounds (at 5 foot 8) and down from 36/38 inch waist trousers to 32 inch, which are slightly loose. My chest has remained at 40 inches so the gym work has been useful.

Not bad for a 40 year old who works behind a desk 10 to 11 hours a day. I know I've done enough now and just need to maintain as both my wife and my mother have asked me to stop where I am, my blood pressure is down from 150/100 (and I was on beta blockers) to 125/74 (no medication now) and my cholesterol readings have moved from terrible to average.
 

Styleforum is proudly sponsored by

Featured Sponsor

WHICH TYPE OF SNEAKERS WORK BEST ON A FIRST DATE?

  • Classic Leather Low-Top

  • Canvas Plimsoll

  • Leather Slip-On

  • Canvas Slip-On

  • Athletic Kicks

  • Leather High-Top


Results are only viewable after voting.

Related Threads

Forum statistics

Threads
435,807
Messages
9,363,606
Members
196,496
Latest member
RedFloorIndia
Top