Good News and Thanks

By JoJoCooks Latest Reply 2008-07-28 01:01:33 -0500
Started 2008-07-23 02:44:08 -0500

Hi Everyone,

I just got back from a visit with my nutritionist. I have lost a total of 30 pounds so far..and can you belive she ACTUALLY said I need to eat MORE CARBS!! WOOT WOOT. I just really wanted to thank EVERYONE on this site for all of the support, advice, receipes and laughs that you have given me. I would not have been able to get this far with out you all…I really appreciate the friendship…

So thank you..and here is to good health for ALL of us. Together…we CAN beat this disease.



25 replies

patti 2008-07-27 07:01:52 -0500 Report

Way to go Girl!! Keep up the great work!

JoJoCooks 2008-07-28 01:01:33 -0500 Report

Hi Patti,

Thanks for your support. I really appreicate it. Now if I can only figure out a way to lower my morning BG…but other than that I am FANTATIC!! Thanks again.


Ldygwnivre 2008-07-26 00:13:06 -0500 Report

Way to go!!!!!! You GO Girl!!!

JoJoCooks 2008-07-26 02:36:51 -0500 Report

Thanks so much for your support!! I am glad that we are friends..its SO good to know that I am not alone in fighting this disease and that people do care about my progress…I felt very alone when I was first diagnosed since finding this website it has made all the difference…THANKS EVERYONE!!

Have a great weekend.

GabbyPA 2008-07-24 12:57:00 -0500 Report

Congratulations! That is an inspiration to me too. I fall in the category of obese, and know how exciting it is when we loose anything at all. Keep on going and share your success with all of us.

JoJoCooks 2008-07-25 01:15:37 -0500 Report

Thanks Gabby. I fell into that cataegory myself..but with a little hard work it is really begining to pay off and I feel FANTASTIC. I even feel guilty now if I miss a day. I also get a lot of encouragement and inspiration from all of you as well. Thanks for being on my team :) Enjoy your weekend!!


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JP - 14811 2008-07-24 04:44:09 -0500 Report

Way to go Jo!! You are doing awesome, I'm sure your A1C will be better in Sept.

*Judy (JP)

JoJoCooks 2008-07-24 04:55:38 -0500 Report

Hi Judy,

Thanks so much. I really value the advice and support I get on this really has made a difference. For once I am actually looking forward to going to the doctor in September.



DiabetesDiva 2008-07-24 04:40:59 -0500 Report

Hooray! Don't you feel better physically? Keep up the good work, we're all pulling for you.


JoJoCooks 2008-07-24 04:54:50 -0500 Report

I feel fantastic!! It's so much easier to do so many things..I finally feel that I am back to who I really should be. Thanks for all the support Ms. Diva..and most of all your friendship.


LeighG 2008-07-23 10:25:13 -0500 Report

hey girl

big huhgsssss i am so proud of you.that is really great.did you get tested for your a1c? i bet that came down alot as well. keep up the great work.

xoxox leigh

JoJoCooks 2008-07-24 00:53:24 -0500 Report

Hey Woman,

I don't have my next A1C until September since I was just diagnosed in June. I so hope that it is way lower…I want to be able to go back to making babies..LOL. Thanks for all your support…you are a FANTASTIC friend. Hope you had a great day yesterday.


LeighG 2008-07-24 02:16:29 -0500 Report

hey hun
ow ok. i am very sure it went lost s great amount of weight.keep up the great work.hope you have a good day

hugs leigh

rj 2008-07-23 09:53:44 -0500 Report

way to go girl!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!Good Job!! Please be careful with the carbs

JoJoCooks 2008-07-24 00:54:09 -0500 Report

Thanks so much for your support. I will still be very careful with my carbs. We just reworked my meal plan a bit to make sure I am eating them at the right times.


butterfly_8 2008-07-23 06:11:24 -0500 Report

Congratulations and thanks. You have just given me a boost in confidence, that I to can accomplish my goal to lose a total of 50 lbs.

JoJoCooks 2008-07-23 07:56:21 -0500 Report

Hey Ms. Butterfly,

Thank you…I still have another 20 to loose before for I reach my first goal..but I am WELL on my way. You also can do it…I have faith in you…let me know how its going girl…stay in touch.



morris.js 2008-07-23 03:57:35 -0500 Report

Jo, I'm very happy for your success!!! Keep up the good work girl! You make us all very proud.

JoJoCooks 2008-07-23 07:54:33 -0500 Report

Thanks John…I really appreciate keep me motivated to do better..thanks for being here and being on my team.



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