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AuntyBatshit Thu 11-Jun-15 14:26:14

That, after years of battling with my weight, going from 5 stone to 15, and everything in between... I have, a few minutes ago, fitted into my first pair of size 12 jeans?

I have no clue what I weigh...for the first time in my life i don't care! And there's no desire to get 'just that little bit lower'! I'm walking a half marathon on Sunday, and I KNOW I am actually physically strong enough to do it...without either fainting or running out of steam because of my weight!

shinyrobot Thu 11-Jun-15 14:32:50

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KnitFastDieWarm Thu 11-Jun-15 14:33:20

Good for you OP - good luck on Saturday! grin

KnitFastDieWarm Thu 11-Jun-15 14:33:35

SUNDAY, even!

SquinkiesRule Thu 11-Jun-15 14:33:55

Well done.

whatsagoodusername Thu 11-Jun-15 14:37:18

Well done! It's great not caring and can be really hard to achieve!

Good luck for Sunday!

Joolsy Thu 11-Jun-15 14:40:59

That's great - at the end of the day, weight isn't really important, it's how you feel in yourself. Well done!

ollieplimsoles Thu 11-Jun-15 14:41:34

Massive achievement OP well done! Its a big thing to not care what those scales say after a lifetime of obsessing over it- I know!

NealCaffreysHat Thu 11-Jun-15 14:45:21

YANBU, well done at finally being at peace with yourself and being strong enough to do the marathon.

AuntyBatshit Thu 11-Jun-15 14:49:41

Thank you! I'm not counting calories, not (tmi sorry) throwing up then punishing myself... I'm fucking FREE!!!!! grin

AuntyBatshit Thu 11-Jun-15 14:51:10

plimsoles thank you. Freedom rocks doesn't it?

Degustibusnonestdisputandem Thu 11-Jun-15 14:53:10

Brilliant! Well done smile

duckbilled Thu 11-Jun-15 14:56:27

Well done!!! smile

silveroldie2 Thu 11-Jun-15 14:57:22

A massive flowers for you and many congrats. Good luck for the half marathon.

L0gLady Thu 11-Jun-15 14:58:12

This is glorious smile

PippiLicious Thu 11-Jun-15 14:59:07

Fantastic! Well done ��

AuntyBatshit Thu 11-Jun-15 15:08:05

Having to walk with DH as, due to my sight, I need a guide...thinking of legging it and leaving him for dust grin

TRexingInAsda Thu 11-Jun-15 16:57:13

YAy, well done Aunty, you're winning, whooop! xx

MagpieCursedTea Thu 11-Jun-15 17:09:42

Well done! What an inspiration you are smile

AuntyBatshit Thu 11-Jun-15 20:02:46

Thank you so much! I thought you'd all stretch about me bragging etc... I'm really not! I'm just so happy. I had to go into a sportstore to get outfits for me and DH...picked up a medium tee, and I wasn't being screamed at! ' That'll never fit, just lose a little more, don't eat from here to Sunday and you'll look fab', etc, etc...it's quiet!

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