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Fitness Minutes: (209,604)
3,775 5/8/13 8:11 P
Well I wouldn't try and get my money's worth for the trip by eating my way there and back. With all the food choices they have available, I'm sure I could make some good choices and regulate my portions. In other words,I wouldn''t make it a vacation of eating. I'd make it a busy, fun, touristy vacation; all I could see, do, and experience; walking everywhere, swimming, working out, experiencing as much as we could find to do.
Fitness Minutes: (1,180)
130 5/8/13 7:41 P
Everything! But I would definitely bring bread and crackers (and ginger/gravol) in case I had seasickness. :(
That would be one of my bucket lists and I would go to Cancun or alaska
Have fun!!!!!! All I heard from my aunts when they went was to make sure that you have $$$ if you plan on drinking because its expensive, and lock up all the cell phones in the locker because its expensive like $2.00 a minute ...
As for the eating goes, If I ever went, its all buffeet so I would have to eat good as I do at home but maybe indulge in their seafood items a bit more
Edited by: JGIRL5799 at: 5/8/2013 (15:57)
Fitness Minutes: (1,508)
222 5/8/13 3:39 P
I couldn't go on a cruise without over-indulging in everything. Mainly, I love seafood and would eat lobster, shrimp, crab, scallops and fish 'til I popped. I'll definitely stay away from cruises the same way I stay away from all-you-can-eat buffets.
Fitness Minutes: (58,416)
1,418 5/8/13 3:32 P
My last cruise was fruit for breakfast, salad for lunch and I mostly skipped desserts and my real weakness - bread and butter. I did great. Then I went to two all- inclusives in April and splurged and didn't do great at all. The scale said it all today. A cruise is actually easier because you have to pay for alcohol and those sugary drinks are a dieter's downfall.
You have to enjoy yourself though.........try to eat sensibly but don't beat yourself up for trying foods you can't get at home.
Fitness Minutes: (190,120)
6,641 5/7/13 10:09 P
Just eat all the healthy food and have fun!!!!!
Fitness Minutes: (93,810)
6,841 5/7/13 10:04 P
have a good time
Fitness Minutes: (4,106)
129 5/7/13 9:42 P
Thank you NSPIXIE sound like a great idea
Fitness Minutes: (21,370)
1,786 5/7/13 9:37 P
I was recently at an all inclusive and my plan for the buffet was to fill half of my plate with veggie dishes (preferable fresh or steamed). I do not dump food on top of other food and prefer if there is space between each different item so that I can taste it. No second helpings.
For lunch, I use a small plate not one of the big ones.
Other than that, I would suggest trying to move more to help work it off. A walk around the deck after dinner anyone?
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