Did you know a steam iron weighs about 3lbs?

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GraceB
GraceB Member Posts: 1,595
edited 21. Nov 2016, 16:08 in Community Chit-chat archive
Why am I giving you this inane fact? :?:

Well, I have three and a half pounds to lose to get to my target weight. Out of curiosity I googled what weighed three pounds? Surprisingly, a steam iron came up, a 2-slice toaster and a box of wine!

So, I'm a steam iron away from completing my weight loss journey. :lol:

GraceB
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  • frogmorton
    frogmorton Member Posts: 29,550
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
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    You'll do it Grace!!

    Funny that - I thought a box of wine was heavier than a steam iron :?

    Perhaps because it has handles???

    Love

    Toni xx
  • Turbogran
    Turbogran Member Posts: 2,023
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
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    :D Oh grace that did make me laugh quite surprising though how heavy some things are.

    and congratulations on the weight loss you'll soon get there. :D
    Stay positive always👍xx
  • stickywicket
    stickywicket Member Posts: 27,723
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
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    You'll get rid of your steam iron, Grace. Of that I have no doubt. Now, if it were a bottle of wine I might offer to help :wink:
    If at first you don't succeed, then skydiving definitely isn't for you.
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  • GraceB
    GraceB Member Posts: 1,595
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
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    Thanks for your kind replies. A colleague of mine at work was stunned at the thought of a steam iron being my "measure" for the remainder of my journey. :lol:

    I intend to look up every week what the equivalent is in some kind of household item but ideas are very welcome.

    GraceB
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