Wednesday, April 14, 2010

What’s in a letter?

What’s in a letter? Specifically, the letter W.

It’s my hubby’s middle initial.

It’s my son’s middle initial.

It’s a fancy shmancy hotel I’d LOVE to visit some day.

It’s also the letter that comes after my pant size.


Well it did until this week.

The scale reveals 5 pounds down in 3 weeks.

I didn’t need the scale to know that though.

My pants, the ones with a W, they’re just too big.

I need a belt.

But honestly? I’d rather go down a size- to one without a W.

But I’ll wait to lose more weight before investing more.

The investment in time. In money. In clothes that I’ll just pass off.

Because I’m losing it for good.



    SO exciting to be out of the W!
    Whoop! Whoop!

    I agree on the waiting to invest in clothes until later. I'm lucky enough to have that box I talked about waiting for me. Plus, a friend just gave me some of her clothes.

    SO SO SO EXCITED for you to be out of the W!

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  3. That is so awesome!! I'm excited for you! I had to buy a new pair of jeans recently too! I only bought one-- but I do laundry almost daily so it's not a big problem. I wear a belt with one older pair, and I have my new ones. Yay!
    Thanks for the visit & comments on my blog! I'm glad you stopped by.

  4. Congratulations! Alas, the scale has not been my friend, but I do think there is shrinking happening nonetheless. Happy smaller size to you!

  5. Congrats on your recent weight loss!!! That's awesome! Thanks so much for taking time to stop by my lil' blog! :) I always love meeting other ArizonaSavings readers :) Kim rocks doesn't she!!?? :) To answer your question, I'm an East Valley girl :D

  6. Every little bit feels amazing, doesn't it? We've all been there!

    Thanks for checking out my blog.

  7. YAYY! Congrats!!! Oh I'm so there with you... my pants are also starting to get looser and oh how much I desire to have a pair of pants without a W after it! Keep pressing on, you can do it!!! :)

  8. Okay I was feeling pretty good about my plan to do nothing buy lay on a float in the pool today...and now you go and make me feel lazy!! It's almost like I hear the dusty treadmill calling my name!!

    I guess the water will feel even better after a quick run!

    Thanks for reminding me!

    Have a fantastic Memorial Day weekend!!

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  10. Yay! Congrats on the weight loss!

    Personally, I think they should replace that W with a better letter. Like a C for "curvy". W is so boring and bleh, I'm sure you're glad to be rid of it! Whoohoo!

    Have a great week tightening that belt!


  11. Hi, Allie! Thanks for the comment on my blog! 2.5 year olds can be pretty helpful but drive the older ones crazy, huh?!!

    How's your weight loss journey going? I scrolled down a litte bit -- but don't remember seeing if you ended up running a 5k?!!

    Have a great day!

  12. Congrats on the progress! What a worthwhile investment! Good luck on your continuing journey!

    Thanks for stopping by my blog...I will definitely try dental floss next time I make sugar cookies!

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