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16lbs Gone! 
 
Apr. 27, 2011 10:52 am 
Updated: Apr. 28, 2011 5:35 am
Well, on this sugarless journey I've learned a lot.  I've learned that I can live without sweets.  I've  learned that a piece of fruit is even more satisfying than a handful of cookies.  (I really didn't know that before.)  I've learned that sugar puts on a lot of pounds.  But most of all I've learned that I'm not deprived when I don't eat a cookie or pastry.  In fact I'm taking care of myself.  I've lost 16 lbs and have left 2 decades of poundage behind me.  Here's to the many more days ahead of feeling better and looking great!
 
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Apr. 27, 2011 10:56 am
Congratulations!
 
Apr. 27, 2011 11:14 am
Good job and congratulations! Just don't get caught in the sugar substitute trap!
 
Gitano 
Apr. 27, 2011 12:20 pm
YAY! Congrats! and best wishes for a long and healthy life! :)
 
Apr. 27, 2011 12:43 pm
Congrats! I'm so happy you're doing so well!
 
Apr. 27, 2011 12:54 pm
Fantastic Job DarlinJackie! WTG My wish is for you to have many more great days ahead:) Keep up the good work. Look forward to traveling on your journey with you. Take care, PC
 
Apr. 27, 2011 2:31 pm
You people are too sweet! Thanks so much for the encouragement. I love my AR family!
 
Apr. 27, 2011 2:35 pm
WooHoo! Nice job! Now the hard part - don't slip back into bad habits! You go, girl!
 
Lace 
Apr. 28, 2011 4:35 am
Happy to hear of your accomplishment, DJ, and your enthusiasm is refreshing! I recall your first blog on this subject.
 
Apr. 28, 2011 5:35 am
Awesome news. You are an inspiration for me. Keep it up.
 
 
 
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