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Anyone 5'2" 11 stone and want a weight loss buddy?

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Summerbody Mon 21-Oct-19 15:56:09

I am starting a vlcd today as I'm fed up with being fat! I carry the weight all over so just look like a bit of a blob at the moment because I'm as wide as I am tall. Just wondering if there is anyone the same height and weight as me that wants to be a weight loss buddy so we can help each other along and maybe have some healthy competition.

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MuchTooTired Mon 21-Oct-19 19:55:12

I’m 5ft 3 and nearer 12 stone - if I fit the criteria I’d love a weight loss buddy!

Nextphonewontbesamsung Mon 21-Oct-19 19:59:20

Are you sure vlcd is the way to go when you only need to lose a couple of stone? Seems drastic and unlikely to really help.

SilencedFemale Wed 23-Oct-19 09:56:18

Yes, me!!! I'm 5ft 1" and 11st 6lbs. I need to lose 2 stones.

mamanatural Fri 01-Nov-19 09:52:04

I'm 5ft 1 and 10st 13 but breastfeeding so trying to lose the baby weight gently

Orangeblossom78 Sun 10-Nov-19 10:33:08

Hi yes I am this! I think it is about BMI 28 when I checked. I would like to lose about a stone. I am trying eating two meals a day (kind of like intermittent fasting). I have just ordered some Huel and might try using that as well.

Orangeblossom78 Wed 13-Nov-19 13:31:35

So how are you all doing? I ditched the Huel, it was horrible! have decided anything too extreme is not for me. Going to try just eating healthy and not binging / eating too much rubbish, and exercising more. Stopping drinking as it makes me crave rubbish.

Ihatesundays Fri 22-Nov-19 22:10:30

I’m 5ft 2 and 11 stone and 3 pounds
I’ve lost 20 pounds in the last 6 months by mixture of exercise and 16:8.

hifolks Sun 24-Nov-19 14:03:01

I feel awful. Nothing fits, a good 2 stone overweight.

werekitty Sun 24-Nov-19 17:01:46

I am 5ft3 and was 11 stone. I decided to lose weight after being diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, I joined myfitnesspal, logged all food and set myself a limit of 1200 calories. I also increased my running.

In a year I lost 3 stone and went from a size 14 to a size 8/10, so it can be done!

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