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babypinkbunny 01-07-2010 04:07 PM

Looking for an email Buddy or 2! :-)
 
Hey ladies!

I am 24 years old and needing to lose 30 lbs (goal by end of April). I would love to correspond with a "success buddy" each day via email to share how our day went (diet, workout, moods etc.) and for inspiration.

Let me know if anyone is interested!
This is day 7 of my journey, and It will be my first weigh in (wish me luck!) :)

Have a great day everyone!

skippyfeet 01-09-2010 02:24 AM

Hi! I'm just 18, but I, too, would like to be approximately 30 lbs lighter by late April. And having email buddies is a fantastic idea! Let me know what you think, and yes, good luck with that first weigh-in~

soontobethin1776 01-09-2010 08:58 PM

Do you have an e-mail buddy yet? I am older than you :) and need to lose 20 pounds by the end of April, or five pounds a month. I am starting today and would love to challenge/encourage a friend along the way! I really plan to change to exercise every day. My dream is to run 10K's again. I understand, too, if you already have a partner. Thanks. Soontobefit1776

mliebeck 01-11-2010 02:12 PM

Hey....
 
This is day 7 for me, and I have had successful week... I am 28, and I am looking to loose 30 lbs as well, I have said no later than June!!! My email is [email protected], would love to chat....

Have a great day!

lalou1970 01-12-2010 04:39 AM

Me too!
 
I would love to have a weight loss email buddy. I am 39 and trying to lose 30 pounds by my birthday (the big 40) in May. I can be reached at [email protected]. I am watching my calories and exercising.

Hope to hear from you!

Best,
L

wicki511 01-15-2010 12:46 AM

i'm 20 and wanting to lose 50 pounds for my 21st birthday in May. i've already lost almost 10 pounds, but i am the kinda of person who needs support otherwise my attempt at dieting fails miserably. i would love anyone who is looking for a support buddy to contact me. My email is [email protected]. I look forward to hearing from you guys!

deblgallagher 01-15-2010 04:22 PM

I would love an email buddy! Im 29 and want to lose 40lbs by june! You can reach me @ [email protected]

Hope to hear from ya!

Debbie

thiscowgirl 01-19-2010 08:23 PM

I am 41 yrs old, have 40-50 lbs to shed, get healthy for not only myself, but my family and would love some email/texting buddies.... you can reach me at [email protected]

We are a pretty active family - ride horses, rodeo, ride 4 wheelers. Trouble is since I;ve gained all this weight in the last 2 years I don't want to do any of that. Nothing fits and it's hard for me to get on my own horse, by myself! Super frustrating! I know I became LAZY over the winter 2008 and turned 40... bad eating habits are a huge part of the problem.

I have re-evaluated my diet getting rid of late night dinners, fried chicken/mashed tatos... that my husband makes (I'm not a cook.... he does most of it). I am eating fresh fruit/veggies, fat free dressings, lean meats - chicken/turkey/salmon. Lots of water.

Now, I am watching every bite that goes into my mouth and asking myself am I really hungry. I have all of the Biggest Loser books by Jillian Michaels. I have read and re-read them so that I can understand what I need to do.

In the old days, I'd just cut my calories drastically and lose weight - that was when I was a waitress, on the move all the time. Recently, the office job just isn't enough movement. Seem to get too tired to go after work and not a fan of going at 5 am!

I lost my job last month so now I have all day/evening to do this for myself.
We have a split level with 2 sets of stairs that I am up and down all day long. Household chores, dogs, horses to take care of. I love working out when I go.... the problem is I don't go often enough. My 11 yr old daughter even tries to get me to go and I put her off. WHY!!!??? I love the feeling I get after a good workout! WHY do I not go???

I think maybe if I had a DRILL SARGEANT to help push me.... my husband can't do that cuz I get mad at him... :confused:

So, if you want to, give me a holla!

Thanks for listening!

Deb

Hickonthehill 01-20-2010 03:13 PM

Hey all, I'm 38 year old looking to lose 21lbs by the end of March for my best friends wedding. Am finding it hard to get motivated on these dard Scottish nights, so would love to have an email buddy or 2 to share the load! :D - email address: [email protected]

bedwards5 01-20-2010 03:57 PM

I love the idea of an email buddy. Lord knows i need all the help I can get. I'm 30 years old and my current weight is 187 lbs. oh and i'm 5'5". I am wanting to lose 50 lbs by summer time. my email addy is [email protected]

I'm going to email the other on here and maybe we can make this our little circle of weight loss friends.

ejay85 01-20-2010 04:07 PM

Id love to be an email buddy with somebody! I have 1stone 7lbs to lose, already lost over a stone. Need some motivation!!! [email protected]

babypinkbunny 01-20-2010 05:53 PM

hey everyone!!
due to the amount of ladies wanting an email buddy, please feel free to email any of the above members. My apologies that I cannot get to everyone, as I currently only have time to email a few.

Grab an address above and start a new friendship !
I have already lost about 4 pounds!
Good Luck!

bedwards5 01-20-2010 06:34 PM

congrats on losing 4 lbs.

jess_loves_it 01-20-2010 11:44 PM

hey!
 
hi just read your message and id love to be your email buddy! im 19 years old and to date iv lost 28lbs and I dont need to lose anymore, Iv ben through the whole process what makes you gain and how to lose it so i have lots of lifestyle change tips you can use.
my emails [email protected]
id be happy to hear from you

babypinkbunny 01-21-2010 06:30 PM

great going girls! Feel free to email me : [email protected] anYtime! Or any of the other gals. Looks like we all have similar goals :)
Health to all of us!

mrssmty 01-24-2010 04:30 AM

add me, add me :D [email protected] i'm totally new here & I need a email buddy...anyone??

babs7119 01-24-2010 10:21 PM

I too am looking for an e-mail buddy, i am 38 years old and am needing to lose 80lbs. I would love to be in a circle of support. You can reach me @ [email protected] ;)

mekgec 01-26-2010 12:41 PM

Hi, I would be more than happy to be an email buddy and show each other support..I pretty much have the same goal as you, so let me know! I am on Atkins now and so far have lost 11 pounds in two weeks. Have a great day! Margaret My email is [email protected]

bigjeans419 01-27-2010 01:06 AM

qood luck on your weight in i also need a email buddy I am 50. i want to lose 50lbs. I try to work out everyday I walk alot

moondustt 02-19-2010 05:41 PM

the support sounds like a great idea. Im 24 and have to louse 35 pounds and get in to a size 12 (currently a size 17 scary) I would love to have a email budy (s) too. My email is [email protected]

monnikjuh 02-20-2010 03:45 PM

Hi
I'am 20 years , if you want i can be you're buddy ...I think that it is a good thing to have some buddy's on the internet who are dieting to so you can exchange thought's , diet , recipie's .

Let me know

Krazylikeafox 02-21-2010 01:54 AM

I would love to have an e-mail buddy!

I'm 22 and looking to lose 30 lbs initially, but 65 lbs overall.

You can message me at [email protected].

If you have AIM, I'd love to chat on there too! :D

chrystaljones28 02-24-2010 07:38 PM

Great Idea!
 
Hey everybody, If you would like to have an email buddy who has lost 60 pounds and am working on keeping it off just send me an email. Who knows, maybe I can give you some pointers or we can just keep each other motivated. [email protected] :rolleyes:


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