Home for the Holidays

No Snacks, no sweets, no seconds. Except on Days that start with S. Too simple for you? Simple is why it works. Look here for questions, introductions, support, success stories.

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kccc
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Home for the Holidays

Post by kccc » Thu Nov 12, 2015 2:45 pm

Hello everyone! ::waves at "old guard" who might actually remember me, smiles a greeting at folks new since I last dropped in::

For the new folks: I'm a long-term member that doesn't hang around that much anymore because No-S is pretty routine for me most of the time. But... I usually come back around the holidays, either to get back on track or to prevent myself from going off it. The holidays are just challenging.

So, I'm going to be re-upping my daily check-in and hanging around until we're through this season of joy and over-indulgence. It feels like coming home for the holidays!

Nice to see you all!

KCCC

osoniye
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Post by osoniye » Thu Nov 12, 2015 3:06 pm

Welcome back for the holidays, KCCC!!
-Sonya
No Sweets, No Snacks and No Seconds, Except (Sometimes) on days that start with "S".

gingerpie
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Post by gingerpie » Thu Nov 12, 2015 3:30 pm

Good to see ya and hope we new guarders are as much help as the old guard were :wink:

Too solid flesh
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Post by Too solid flesh » Thu Nov 12, 2015 4:28 pm

Hello, KCCC. I'm back again myself. Good to see you!
“Be kind, for everybody you meet is fighting a hard battle.â€

GraceW
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Post by GraceW » Thu Nov 12, 2015 6:16 pm

Hey, KCCC, I remember you! Good to see you. I rarely check in here anymore for the same reason and I checked back in for the same reason. Great minds think alike!

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Post by oolala53 » Fri Nov 13, 2015 1:57 am

Hi, KCCC! I've been MIA at different times but hardly long enough to have been really gone. I have my little blips but I stay around because I still consider this an interesting topic in life. I guess it allows me to think and talk about food without having to become a good cook!

Let's enjoy the holidays.
Count plates, not calories. Three a day. 9 years & counting
Age 65
SBMI Jan/10-30.8
Jan/12-26.8
Mar/13-24.9 Stayed at +/- 8-lb. for three years Sept/17 22.8 (but more fluctuation)
Mar/18 22.2

There is no S better than Vanilla No S.

vmsurbat
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Post by vmsurbat » Fri Nov 13, 2015 7:41 am

Welcome back! And Happy Holidays!
Vicki in MNE
7! Yrs. with Vanilla NoS, down 55+lb, happily maintaining and still loving it!

kccc
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Post by kccc » Fri Nov 13, 2015 4:07 pm

I see some very familiar faces! This is like a little reunion! (Gingerpie, weren't you here when I did this last year? I think you were new then...)

I am so grateful to have such a wonderful group to come back to. With such support, I feel I can approach the holiday season "lightly" - both in terms of food and spirit.

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Post by ironchef » Sun Nov 15, 2015 12:12 am

Nice to "see" you here, hope you a wonderful holiday season :-)

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Post by RAWCOOKIE » Sun Nov 15, 2015 11:50 am

Great! I am a 'newbie' - but my No S habit is going really well. This will be my first Xmas with No S and I've already established which days will be my 'extra' S days. I'm planning to have three delicious meals on N days. We'll see how it goes, but I'm optimistic!

Nice to know you can pop back in here when you need the extra accountability and encouragement to stay on track.
I love Everyday Systems :3

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Post by NoelFigart » Wed Nov 18, 2015 4:08 pm

KCCC! Heya!

(I'm also an old-timer who doesn't hang out much any more. Back for more or less the same reason!)
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Post by kccc » Thu Nov 19, 2015 1:32 pm

Hi Noel!

It's a No-S reunion!

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