You can read my progress through the years here: http://www.atkinsdietbulletinboard.c...1lbs-down.html (Newbie slowly shrinking away - 41lbs down)
Almost 2 years ago I started out in the 230's and was in 24's. Now I'm down to 148-150 and a size 8 (sometimes even a size 6)! I have better health, better self esteem, and a better outlook. It helps so much that I have family and friends that support me.
So, with that all going for me, I took a deep breath and ordered a bikini. I live in So. Florida, 15 min. from the beach. Though I don't go all the time, I will finally look good! Now, I know I still have a lot to work on, but I have not worn a bikini since I was 8. This is a huge landmark for me! And the fact that I am comfortable sharing this photo with all of you says a lot.
I started here:
And now I'm here: