Responsibility 199, what is it?

Responsibility 199 is a belief; I believe that to be healthy and to increase my longevity I need to weigh 199 pounds or less...
Responsibility 199 is a need; I need to reduce my weight, reduce my percentage of body fat, and the elevated threat of disease my present condition presents...
Responsibility 199 is a mission; I recognize that achieving 199 will be a challenge, perhaps the hardest I have ever undertaken...
Responsibility 199 is a commitment; I acknowledge that I must commit to action, commit to change, commit to myself and those I love to achieve this mission, to increase my longevity...
Responsibility 199 is ME.

Sunday, July 4, 2010

Day 78 - 30% Progress & Happy 4th!!!!

I will be brief because today is not a day to talk about myself. But it just happens to also be weigh-in day so I must share the news. My goal for today's weigh-in was 286.

As of today, the 78th day of my mission, I've now lost 30% of the weight I want to lose. Which means I have dropped 36 pounds in the past ELEVEN weeks; 3.5 of them this past week. Today I weighed in at 284 pounds.

That deserves an Oh Yeah! It also deserves a Thank You to all of you, my blogger friends. I cannot say enough how much your words of wisdom have increased my knowledge and inspired my efforts. Long way to go, but I really don't think I'd have made this sort of progress in 78 days without you.

So again, Thank You!


Responsibility 199 - Gotta Do It!!

12 comments:

  1. Of wow! Congratulations! :o) Onwards and downwards! Hope you have a terrific 4th July. :oD

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  2. Oh Yeah!!!! Way to go Patrick, that is so awesome! Keep on doing what you're doing, cause it is definitely working! Love the Uncle Sam message, lol!!! Hope you have a fantastic 4th!

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  3. God Save The Queen!
    Oh, and the weight loss - awesome, dude!

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  4. Wow..you are making some great and consistent progress...keep up your efforts...your concentration...it is working!

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  5. WAHOO!!!!!!!!!!!! Congrats!!!!!

    Now, saying that, my comment from your post yesterday disappeared again! I waited, saw it there yesterday & today it is gone. I made a joke about me pushing you to do that hill again so are you sure you are not deleting my comments??? :-)

    Happy 4th & congrats again!

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  6. CONGRATS!!!!!!!!!!!!!! You are rockin!!!

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  7. Thanks everyone, the progress feels good. Hope all had a happy 4th. Jody, I saw your other post too, not sure where it went, geez blogspot; why would they just disappear???

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  8. CONGRATS!!! 36 pounds lost??!! That is is the equivalent of 99.3 McDonalds double cheeseburgers. W00T!!

    YOU ROCK!

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  9. Awesome job Patrick!!!! Congrats

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  10. Is Blogspot mad at me.. what did I do to them??? :-)

    At least I am not crazy & you saw it so you know I was not making it up before!!!;-)

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  11. Way to go on the great loss, you are doing terrific!!!

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