What? I thought the point of Weight Watchers was to lose weight? Isn't your goal to get healthier? To get to a weight more appropriate for your gender, age and height?
Yes. But in order to get into the "normal" weight range, at least according to the BMI, I had to stop being obese and start being overweight. I am happy to say that last week I weighed in at 159 pounds, still slightly in the "moderately obese" range, and today I weigh in at
which means I am no longer obese. I'm overweight! Whoo-hoo!! 23.4 pounds total lost and feeling great. I am on schedule to reach my goal weight around Brooklyn's 3rd birthday in early October.
And it's worth remembering that this is where I was 16 weeks ago:
I like the difference. So much that I'll post the first picture again.