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BABYSOX Posts: 3,063
2/5/14 7:04 P

I plan my week's food on Sundays and then prep it all. I track it with the food tracker each day.

SHERYLDS Posts: 16,820
2/2/14 3:50 P

I plan each day with spark and modify with what I actually eat.

ANAMORPHOSIS Posts: 1,617
2/2/14 3:28 P

I use the SP tracker. Love how it breaks down your calorie intake. Found out I wasn't eating enough protein.

AMANDA660 Posts: 881
2/2/14 9:24 A

I also us SP. I've become quite good about it - really helps me stay accountable.

MLAN613 Posts: 16,133
2/2/14 9:21 A

I do like the SP tracker. I use the online version and have app on my phone, which I almost always have with me. No excuses to not track.

There are other sites out there, life MyFitnessPal, WW, and Livestrong and I have tried many of them. I honestly think SP gives the best nutritional information.

Edited by: MLAN613 at: 2/2/2014 (09:25)
MRSAND Posts: 1,524
2/2/14 1:59 A

I use spark nutrition tracker...it gets easier the more you use...for instance if there's a meal you eat regularly, save it on your nutrition tracker as a group...that way the next time you eat it you can just go to your saved group and pick it...

and when I make a batch I just enter the items as a meal...save as a group...delete for the day then select the select .25 or whatever part of the batch I'm eating that day...then can go back to the group and select whatever percentage I eat the next day...


JOHN_SKIM Posts: 216
2/2/14 1:47 A

both paper and a phone app... it depends...
sparkpeople works great

CRYSTALDANCER SparkPoints: (94,705)
Fitness Minutes: (100,165)
Posts: 3,058
2/19/13 5:15 P

I track it on all my sparkpeople app on my phone. It's been a life saver, literally!

JOY73YL Posts: 1,405
2/19/13 4:09 P

I started writing down the food I ate them looking everything up. THAT TOOK A LOT OF TIME! and not constant.
Then I just across SPARKPEOPLE? No one told me about it. What a GOD spend. It broke every thing down for me. I finally know when I ate to much cholesterol. Calories was a surprise. I wasn't eating enough! I had to eat more to loose weight!
Spearkpeople has helped me so much. Thank you

LEANIE64 SparkPoints: (35,838)
Fitness Minutes: (25,529)
Posts: 1,987
2/19/13 4:01 P

spark

DANISARANAC1 Posts: 261
2/19/13 3:55 P

The App works great for me, I track everything as soon as I consume it, wherever I am, so I don't worry about missing anything.

MANDIETERRIER1 Posts: 15,836
2/19/13 3:47 P

I use Spark People

MAXINOVA SparkPoints: (28,151)
Fitness Minutes: (15,174)
Posts: 870
2/19/13 3:45 P

I love using Sparkpeople's nutrition tracker.


GLITTERFAIRY77 Posts: 8,023
2/19/13 3:18 P

I totally use the sparkpeople nutrition tracker. Not as much as I should, but I still use it more often than not.

GIGIMARIE21 SparkPoints: (6,083)
Fitness Minutes: (16,582)
Posts: 55
2/19/13 2:50 P

I love and use the Spark People to record my nutrition. I also write down the calories of the food I ate and then the total calories for the day.

YOJULEZ SparkPoints: (15,981)
Fitness Minutes: (120)
Posts: 2,171
2/19/13 2:45 P

I use the tracker here, and the sparkpeople app on my phone. I put everything in ahead of time which makes it a lot easier.

JOSEPHINEM1 SparkPoints: (0)
Fitness Minutes: (346)
Posts: 17
2/19/13 1:56 P

Hey guys just wondering what you've found to be the easiest and most effective way to track your food intake e.g. writing a list, using apps etc.

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