Saturday, April 4, 2009

metaled! :)

week 9: -6.5; -25 lbs total

guess who got her 25 lb metal this morning? this girl! i was SHOCKED to learn of my 6.5 lb weight loss this week. crazy what writing everything down, and being entirely consistent will do for a girl's weight loss.

it's been a crazy busy day already. i went to weigh in, then i picked up mcdonald's for my bro and his friend (who are staying with me this weekend...nice to have a visit!), and grabbed myself a diet coke and a fruit 'n yogurt parfait. mandi (and pregnant belly!) met me at the house and we got my wedding cake picked out, and then headed to a floral shop and ordered my flowers for the wedding.

last night i bought my wedding gown in a...dun dun dun...size 20! :) i was so happy about it. i started weight watchers in a 22/24, and i'm really hoping i'll have to have the dress altered down.

it was a bit of a strange week at work. they announced 10% paycuts across the board and a decrease in benefits on thursday. thursday was a tough day, but dinner with manda eased my worries a bit. we laughed a lot...it was nice to forget about all the problems for awhile. i'm surprised daniel didn't kill me. i was crunching numbers like crazy, trying to figure out if i needed to adjust wedding plans or cancel my trip to the gorge. *tear*. very stressful. friday, we learned that the paycut was lightened to 3%. i felt like i had been given a 7% raise! it still sucks, but 3% is a little more doable.

that's about all that's new on this end. xoxo

6 comments:

  1. Congrats! That's awesome, Aimee!

    How exciting! You have to post pictures of the dress! I'm using a lot of exclamation points here!

    Sorry about the pay cut, but yeah 3% is way better than 10%. Glad you're having a good day :)

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  2. I'm still so proud of you! And I'm glad we got so much accomplished today!

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  3. 6.5 loss? Niiiiiiice! Massive kudos.
    Wow on the 25 lb total loss.
    Yay for the dress :D

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  4. go YOU!

    Thats a LOT new on your end....

    pay cut? not so great but the weight cut? more than makes up for it.

    maybe? :)

    MizFit

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