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How often do you 'weigh in'?

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northernylass Sat 01-Apr-17 20:33:02

Just curious.

I weigh in every morning after a wee
I'm only a short way into my weight loss. However I am finding that getting on the scales every morning keeps my arse in gear and on track.

Anyone else do this? How often do you step on the scales?

hahahaIdontgetit Sat 01-Apr-17 20:47:05

Officially weekly, actually daily grin

GeekyWombat Sat 01-Apr-17 20:55:29

Weekly on a Saturday morning but sometimes in the middle of the week if I'm losing motivation

northernylass Sat 01-Apr-17 22:07:11

Glad it's not just me grin

However I do get a wee bit irritated if the scales stick on one number for too long.

Sammysquiz Sun 02-Apr-17 22:53:29

I do it everyday too. I wish I didn't cos sometimes I look in the mirror first thing and think 'ooh I think I'm looking a bit slimmer' then I get on the scales which tell me the opposite is true smile

Baileys0Clock Mon 03-Apr-17 12:16:09

More than once a day blush

00100001 Mon 03-Apr-17 12:17:04

Weekly. Same time every week.

No point doing it daily imo

JennyOnAPlate Mon 03-Apr-17 12:20:39

First thing on Monday mornings, so once a week.

u123 Mon 03-Apr-17 13:49:27

Same as you morning after toilet

CherieBabySpliffUp Mon 03-Apr-17 13:52:54

Officially weekly but every morning like you.

northernylass Mon 03-Apr-17 15:22:50

It does make me think about what I'm eating each day.

KatieKaboom Mon 03-Apr-17 16:02:19

Daily. Only useful way IME

00100001 Mon 03-Apr-17 16:23:23

How is weighing in daily useful?

hahahaIdontgetit Mon 03-Apr-17 20:02:34

How is it any less useful than once a week, the same fluctuations could apply at any point.

FeckinCrutches Mon 03-Apr-17 20:05:10

Every night, to give me an idea of what I'll be in the morning grin

Jiggaminny Mon 03-Apr-17 20:16:06

Daily. And i see that it does actually go up (my weight i mean) when I've had a bad day. I'm expecting to be a stone heavier tomorrow :D

KatieKaboom Mon 03-Apr-17 22:58:06

Fluctuations happen constantly, including over a day. But women have monthly fluctuations, too. If I weighed myself e.g.. at ovulation and first day of period only, I'm going to get a weird and contradictory idea of my real weight. Weighing daily allows me to see the overall trend and also to learn when I retain more water, etc. It stops me from getting discouraged by high readings when I can fit them into an overall pattern. There are several apps which do all the charting for you, in fact.

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