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As of today I have been doing the diet for 3 weeks.

History: 44. 5ft 8 Been overweight since I was a teenager, battled it most of my life with varying amounts of success. 4 years ago I was 16.5 stone and got engaged and with a year to my wedding I found willpower from somewhere and started calorie counting using My Fitness Pal and got serious about exercise. In that year I lost almost 6 stone and ran a half marathon. Weirdly I reached goal weight on the day of my wedding! 10 stone 10 pounds. We went to NYC for honeymoon and I gained 7 pounds and it's been creeping back ever since :cry:

I have maintained the exercise and run 3-4 times a week and have much healthier eating habits. I know how many calories I burn and how I used to fool myself before! However I just could not get back into that solid 1500 calories a day discipline needed to lose the 20+ pounds I had gained. Then everyone started...

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Nearly 5 years, my how time flies. My current weight is 135, and I have decided to start fasting more often to get to my goal of 128. Anything between 128-132 is good these days. I have been around...

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With two big holiday events in the past 10 days, my eating parameters have suffered a bit to say the least! For some reason I just could not get myself to fast this past week AT ALL, plus those two events...

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I feel like I've entered the doldrums of weightloss, where everything goes sooooo sloooowly.... But I've finally touched the 152's! Yay! And I went clothes shopping this past weekend (my body was looking...

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Popped back up to the 155 range this morning (10/30/2017), but feels like this is the ceiling instead of the floor this time, which is encouraging. Besides, my monthly cycles appeared today, so must allow...

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I'm currently shifting a lot of my mindset and methods this week, so I'm jumping off the weeks and switching to days. This is, after all, a whole life kind of thing, right? Besides, I don't like having...

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Good luck, @moderatemeals! I think you'll love this way of life!
Losing 1.6 pounds is hardly a plateau! You are not going to keep losing at the same rate as the beginning. You should be very happy with 1 pound a week!
Thanks for the comment, cblasz.
Maybe this WOE is so successful that everyone's lost the weight and got on with their lives! I can hope ...

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Yes, it is terribly dead here, especially lately. I think that people either just have all the information they need or have stopped this WOE. It is a shame. But stick around. It seems to go in waves....

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