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Old 07-25-2013, 10:48 PM   #1
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before and during...

well, this is embarrassing somehow, but here goes!

This was in november 2010. I don't think I was at my highest weight yet, maybe 205. I probably gained another ten pounds before I started losing. I was *very* good at avoiding having my pic taken. I had to sneak around online and steal this from SIL's photos, and there was a better one, where you could see *just*exactly*how*big*I*was* that, apparently, SIL was kind enough to get rid of. So here I am in my usual pose, trying to hide behind Mil0, my older.


before pic by smileypomegranate, on Flickr

And today, 153 pounds.


July 2013 by smileypomegranate, on Flickr

Btw, that's my insulin pod on my arm. When I was bigger it was easier to hide bc I was always in big baggy clothes.
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Old 07-25-2013, 11:25 PM   #2
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Old 07-25-2013, 11:40 PM   #3
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what a great testimonial !! You look awesome !
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Old 07-26-2013, 12:51 AM   #4
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You're so AWESOME, Jayne! Congratulations!
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Old 07-26-2013, 01:53 AM   #5
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Great to see you! You look fabulous! Well don on your fantastic weightloss!
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Old 07-26-2013, 02:10 AM   #6
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Congrats! Amazing job!
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Old 07-26-2013, 02:26 AM   #7
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Wow! That is a HUGE change! You look lovely, and I didn't even notice the pod before you pointed it out
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Old 07-26-2013, 04:12 AM   #8
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Old 07-26-2013, 04:25 AM   #9
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Old 07-26-2013, 04:43 AM   #10
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Fantastic! I always love seeing the change in people's faces, too. It really shows the difference.
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Old 07-26-2013, 05:15 AM   #11
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Old 07-26-2013, 05:25 AM   #12
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Old 07-26-2013, 05:35 AM   #13
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Congrats! You should feel very proud of your accomplishments thus far!!! WTG!!!
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Old 07-26-2013, 05:38 AM   #14
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Old 07-26-2013, 05:45 AM   #15
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Old 07-26-2013, 06:00 AM   #16
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Old 07-26-2013, 06:08 AM   #17
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Old 07-26-2013, 06:08 AM   #18
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Wow! so inspiring, and you look fantastic!! Congrats
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Old 07-26-2013, 06:44 AM   #19
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You don't look anything like your avatar! But you do look great!
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Old 07-26-2013, 07:36 AM   #20
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You are lovely, wtg and congrats!
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Old 07-26-2013, 08:28 AM   #21
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WOW that is impressive. You look fab!!!!! great success!
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Old 07-26-2013, 08:46 AM   #22
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You look incredible!!!

I hear you on the pics. I have camera phobia, but I would really like a "before" pic.
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Old 07-26-2013, 09:06 AM   #23
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WTG! But *blush* honestly, I thought you were the guy in your avi all this time. What a dork I am! *snort*

You look fab!!!
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Old 07-26-2013, 09:09 AM   #24
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Old 07-26-2013, 10:13 AM   #25
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Old 07-26-2013, 10:43 AM   #26
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I really wish I could do that,wow. you look awesome !!
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Old 07-26-2013, 11:52 AM   #27
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Old 07-26-2013, 12:46 PM   #28
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You look wonderful!
I always enjoy reading your posts
My mom was type 1 and I know your kiddos are benefitting from you getting healthier as much as you are!
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Old 07-26-2013, 12:47 PM   #29
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You look so great I didn't notice the insulin pod!
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Old 07-26-2013, 01:27 PM   #30
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Yay!! No hiding from pictures Anymore!! You look Awesome!!
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