One-thirty-what?

I weigh myself once a week in the morning, naked, after I pee (old habits die hard) to keep it in check. I only get pissy if it gets over 140, which it hasn't in a while. Your weight fluctuates, so 137-139 is where I've been for the past few months. And it's totally no biggie.

But y'all, I saw 135 this weekend. 

I'm pretty sure the last time I weighed 135 I was in high school rockin' some cherry-red hair and angsty plaid pants from Hot Topic (no me juzgues, we all went through that phase).

The thing is, back then I was a soft 135. I didn't have much muscle tone, except in my quads from soccer. Now? Now I'm toned. I mean, I still have jiggly bits and there is no six pack happening (unless we're talking beer, then yes), but jiggles happen less and I can probably crack a walnut with my buttcheeks. Probably.

Don't ask me to demonstrate, you're not ready.


That's over 65 pounds of weight lost now, y'all. DAMN, that's a lot. I've gone from a 14 to a 4. A large to an extra small. I'm 5'2" and now I actually am petite. 

This picture is 4 months old.
Those are all of my fat clothes that didn't fit me then.
Covering the floor.
And my kid.
Him, I'll keep.
The rest, outta here. Plus more.

I have all of my clothes in boxes ready to donate. It's pretty awesome to finally get rid of all of it.

Know what, though? It's fucking expensive. I had to re-buy everything. Everything. Pants. Shirts. Dresses. Camis. Bras. Panties. All of it. I have probably 7 shirts that I can wear to work now. I'm building my wardrobe back up, slowly but surely - I'd rather have to buy new clothes than still be fat though. Nawmean?

Comments

  1. What an awesome problem to have!

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  2. Why don't you sale them your bigger clothes to make money for smaller clothes? I see a lot of ppl doing IG sales and using Paypal to get the money. Why not try that before you donate them all?

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  3. Ummm you rock. That my friend is amazing!!! Great job!!!

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  4. Congrats on the weight loss. I pray a smaller size is in my future. I am back on the diet/running band wagon. Baby weight has to go. You inspire. Keep up the good work.

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  5. Congrats on the milestone, Meg. Rockin it!

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  6. Yep you should sell them on here to those you are inspiring and are on their way down the scale, then buy new ones!

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  7. I didnt know your name had an H in it until yesterday. now you know. my brain has been misspelling you for months. brain apology

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  8. That's my goal weight (the ol' 135). I did hit it back in 2006, I kept most of my "fat" clothes and unfortunately fit in many of them again. Working my down ... again.

    I did some thrift store shopping (pop those tags)... so many people have these weight ups and downs that there are often good finds for less $$

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  9. Whoop, whoop on the 135! That is awesome! I've been stuck in the 140's for months now, but that is all on me since I really haven't been pushing myself. Gotta second what JenB said, hit up the thrift shops. I have found really nice pieces for cheap. Always a bonus when you have to rebuy everything.

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  10. Awesome! It is expensive but it's a fun expensive!

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  11. Mama Laughlin posted about your blog and I'm so glad I checked it out. Reading the line from this post: "...angsty plaid pants from Hot Topic" made me burst out laughing.

    Thanks for the laugh...will come back for more.

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