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Speaking of weight loss, who is dieting and any bright ideas about how to stay motivated? I realized yesterday that we have 3 months (today less!) until the wedding and I would really like to lose 15lbs and I am good for a few days and then fall off of the wagon again... my FI doesnt seem concerned but I REALLY want to look my best wearing that pretty dress etc... not to mention laying out on the beach!

Any suggestions? I have seen that some of the girls on here have lost stacks of lbs!!

ALison
Yes, PLEASE send some motivation my way too! The FI and I just inquired for help from a personal trainer. We are going to see how much he charges. I LOVE BIGGEST LOSER - so I'm hoping this trainer is like "BOB"... we need to get our butts motivated and we have no excuse not to work out. We do work long hours but....

A) We have no kids or pets to tie us down
B) We have a gym membership (our company pays 100%)
C) We have 6pm-11pm open every night but we choose to watch T.V.
Ummmmm... can you say LAZY!!!!!!!!

Auggghhhhh!!!! I also want to lose 15 pounds by February! HELP!!!!

~ Erica

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Tricia Rocks!! Ok I am really biased cause she is getting married the day before me at my resort and I am going to stalk out her wedding (shhussshhh don't tell her its a secert!!) Since I was feeling guilty I thought I better practice what I preach and grabbed a banana and a hand full of grapes for breakfast and then went and did a 1.25 mile run/walk. So now I have a MAJOR test in less than an hour.
Why girls? Why? Why must you all be so fun to talk to on here? It really cuts into my productivty!! Of course coming on here feels like I get to chat with close friends so thats awesome!
I'll let you all know how the test goes. 75% of people who take it fail thier first time... gulp!
Is this for your "BAR" exam? I thought I remember you saying you were going to law school?

Good Luck Girl!!!

~ Erica

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Whoooo hoooo out of triple digits.. Only 98 more days to go!!smile72.gif

 

I had the time to get my bridal undergarments today ON SALE!

 

My OOT bags came in Click the image to open in full size.

 

Finished my first DIY project Flower girl OOT bag...

Click the image to open in full size.

 

 

I am checking things off of my "to do list"..PRICELESS!

 

Have a Fantastic Sunday Fabulous February brides!!

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vday bride im on 99 today too wwaaaaayyyhhheeyyy.hope you list making is helping and getting things done for you.you pics are brill

 

futuremsmoulton - congrats on the passing of your exam.u are 1 busy lady and you still find time for us crazy ladies

 

meyer2010 - you can lose 15lbs if you stick to health diet+exercise.good luck.

 

tricia - sounds like you are on the right road.our dw is going to be very simple to.there is just 4 of us going.ahr will be a big mexican themed party.

 

check this out my fi is soo sweet.we have both been on the countdown for the double digit day and i came home yesterday to a bouquet of flowers with a balloon tied to them with 100 on.

 

i have contacted the spa today to book all of our treatments for the day of the wedding.we are treating our 2 friends as a thankyou for coming with us and spending soo much money.

 

im not so worried about the weight loss for the wedding fi really is,nt bothered and once your married thats the license to get fat,old and ugly right?its for the bikin on the gorgeous beach.

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Good morning ladies,

I am heading out to dinner and FMIL's, should be interesting she called last nite and asked that we come to dinner, she has some questions about the wedding. YIKES!!! I thought she asked every question possible last weekend! Wish me luck!

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Good morning ladies,
I am heading out to dinner and FMIL's, should be interesting she called last nite and asked that we come to dinner, she has some questions about the wedding. YIKES!!! I thought she asked every question possible last weekend! Wish me luck!
good luck.by the sounds of it you will need it.we have just got back from shopping for fi,s wedding shirt.another thing to tick hehe

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Whoooo hoooo out of triple digits.. Only 98 more days to go!!smile72.gif

I had the time to get my bridal undergarments today ON SALE!

My OOT bags came in Click the image to open in full size.

Finished my first DIY project Flower girl OOT bag...
Click the image to open in full size.


I am checking things off of my "to do list"..PRICELESS!

Have a Fantastic Sunday Fabulous February brides!!
Those OOT bags are fabulous! Where did you find them? Is there a link?

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Vday- I LOVE the bags adorable!!

 

Meyer- It was my real estate exam and I am so relived it is over.

 

Our Realtor forgot to tell us that she scheduled a open house and we were there painting and moving stuff around when she arrived to start it. We were like WHAT?!?! Dammit. UGH!! Sunday is football day so at least that is going for me!

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Hi Ladies,

I am home it's just after 8pm... Finished dinner at FMIL's nice dinner,i am still in a state of shock. First of all FI told me she called him this week at work to chat about the wedding. She was feeling that I was cutting corners with cost and she understands I am still paying off my son's schooling and trying to get my business going. She offered my FI money towards our wedding. Which he politely declined and said we're fine. Which we totally are and would never accept her help. Love her dearly however we're both over 40 and yeah if we don't have our crap together at this point we shouldn't be getting married.

so we're there for dinner and she brings this up again and I say thanks and we have it all under control. I am by not means cutting corners and i am not spending a ton of money on things that are not important to me.

Anyway she leaves the room and comes back with this huge red folder thingy and gives it to me. Holy Flippin Crap!!!! I am looking at the cover and it has a lady in a mink coat on it. I am looking totally baffled, so is FI, she then says to me " I want to buy you a mink coat for a wedding gift from me. I am speechless "yup me, not a word can i find.

So I open this folder and it is about custom made coats and they start at $6000. First i am not sure how I feel about a fur coat and second not something I would ever think about owning.

So here I am stunned to no end, speechless and overwhelmed!!!! I finally got out of my mouth "I don't know what to say". I am very grateful that she cares that much about me and would think to buy something so expensive for me as a wedding gift. BUT I don't know how I feel about it.... Where the hell would I wear it and would I wear it?

She asked me to call her this week she would like for me to have it or be fitted for it before she goes away the beginning of December.

I am totally shocked!!!!! I feel like crap because I thought she invited us for dinner to complain about the wedding... What would you gals say? I am really not sure how I am feeling.

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