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KMMAKI
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5/2/12 1:11 P

sweets... especially chocolate and chewy



AUDYBEE
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4/30/12 9:54 P

cheez-its emoticon



123LACEY
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4/29/12 7:33 P

I used to crave chocolate like crazy. The more I ate the more I wanted. I just controlled it. (but not sometimes) I had it down to a science also. I knew M&Ms would satisfy my cravings and low intense chocolate like milk chocolate or Ores would make me crave more. When the really dark chocolate came out my doctor had me eating that to reduce Cholesterol. After eating it for a year or two, I stopped craving it. Now I crave it sometimes and a little dark chocolate will satisfy and make the craving go away.

My doctor said, "I want you to eat Salmon, almonds, garlic, dark chocolate and red wine." I said I think I can do that! emoticon (all my favs) Be careful about portions if you decide to try it. It is not necessarily a weight loss plan!



KMMAKI
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4/28/12 8:19 P

candy....especially chocolate



AVANDREA_
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4/27/12 10:42 P

Having that third slice of pizza, even thought you had only planned for two in your days nutrition...



ROBBIE53
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4/27/12 8:29 P

Night time eating.



SUSANS706
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4/27/12 12:37 P

Sugar, and emotional eating!!!



2FEATHER
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4/27/12 11:16 A

Ditto on eating after 8:00 pm



IGOESZ
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4/23/12 9:02 A

eating btween meals and after 8 PM. Trying to break the 8PM eating...



MCFHARPIST
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4/22/12 11:26 P

Tortilla chips and salsa



123LACEY
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4/21/12 9:01 P

That would be hard. Now my kids are out of the house it helps me to only have healthy snacks available, but I am still bad at night after I have gone over my total for the day, I will still eat. Can you try putting them all in one place? I used to deliver snacks to my teen son's room and tell him to keep them in there. BTW I am in Durango too!



123LACEY
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3/23/12 9:22 P

I work, so I pretty much plan my food for the day ahead. I can enter the food a day ahead after I plan to see if my plan is on track. Otherwise, I have been trying to do it before dinner, so I see where I am for the day before I go crazy with the evening binge. Having it in front of me seems to help. Before joining, I was eating in the evening and hoping I hadn't over eaten. Now I know, one way or the other.



MNJONES2
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3/23/12 11:09 A

mindless snacking



WALKIN4JEANIE
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3/23/12 9:00 A

Oh yes...I forgot about that one. Sometimes I realize its been and entire day and all I have tracked is breakfast! (I am pretty good about STARTING the day off tracking...its the rest of the day...)



MKULCZYTZKY
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3/23/12 8:58 A

Not tracking what I eat, I need to get better at this.



TATTER3
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3/23/12 6:59 A

eating



123LACEY
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3/23/12 1:25 A

It looks like a lot of us have this problem, Once I am tired the will power is gone. I guess it would be better to just go to bed! That just feels so boring after working all day.



SUSANS706
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3/23/12 1:07 A

Cleaning up and being a "garbage disposal" instead of throwing away!!!



WALKIN4JEANIE
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3/22/12 7:49 P

Mindlessly, eating too many carbs when I am tired. I had a nasty case of Jet Lag this week. I polished off an entire box of girl scout cookes before I knew what I was doing!



GRANDMABABA
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3/22/12 5:56 P

When very tired I grab something sugary or salty



UPBEAT551
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3/22/12 3:50 P

I can't pass up pizza. I can't stop at one slice!



AZGYPSY2
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3/22/12 2:09 P

I seem to have it under control during the day. but.. the night time snacking adds up to all the calories I ate during the whole day!! I've tried turning the kitchen light off after dinner as a reminder that eating is over. will see how that goes :)



2FEATHER
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3/22/12 12:44 P

carbs and sugar in the evening



HOAGIE22
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3/6/12 8:32 A

sugar



KBITZNELSON
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3/6/12 8:16 A

Anything open on the counter. My children love to cook/bake. Their efforts are always on the butcher block behind my desk (within arms reach). While I work on the computer, it is mindless snacking. When I'm walking by, it's grazing. All day, it's just eating...



EMGERBER
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3/6/12 8:08 A

Over eating bread



SHARONSOWN
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3/5/12 11:58 P

Yesterday, peanut brittle. Today, chocolate pudding!



GIMMYLESS
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3/5/12 8:34 P

Me too, Maggie. I load up the Kookaid, the tea, and even anything sour, like yogurt and cottage cheese - lol!



GIMMYLESS
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3/5/12 8:31 P

Waiting too long to eat, thus starving by that time.



BEENHEREB4
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3/5/12 7:42 P

nibbling while I'm in the kitchen cooking or cleaning.



ILMEL1957
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3/3/12 6:47 A

Ice Cream, chocolate and potatoes are my weakness. It's all so hard to resist, but I try.



XSTITCHER852
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3/1/12 9:20 A

eating snacks while on computer. No portion control, more like mindless snacking.



2FEATHER
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3/1/12 8:29 A

Dark Choclate, Ice Cream, Cheese Puffs and several items.....arrrggghhhh!!!!



DONNA088
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2/29/12 2:32 P

Crackers - I like the salt and the crunch.



CHUBS5503
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2/29/12 1:18 P

CHEESE! .....and needing something to munch on at night!
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BFMONICA
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2/29/12 12:38 P

Cheese. It's been a month since I've bought my favorite cheeses. emoticon



TATTER3
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2/29/12 6:45 A

Too many snacks...even though they're healthy...adds too many calories.



FRAN0426
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2/28/12 11:40 P

nibbling and sweets



DURANGOREDDOG
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2/28/12 11:38 P

Eating the unhealthy foods my husband brings into the house as although he needs to be he is not on this journey with me.



PEGGIE57
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2/28/12 11:36 P

eating too much after supper.



MULEDOGGIE
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2/28/12 11:09 P

Eating at night on weekends out of boredom!

Jeff



MAGGIEVAN
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2/28/12 10:06 P

Artificial sweeteners




SKINNYPAT62
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12/8/11 7:30 P

snacking




LORILEEPAGE
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12/8/11 7:16 P

Artificial sweeteners



PRINCESS1959
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12/8/11 2:40 P

Too many treat days



PRINCESS1959
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12/8/11 2:39 P

Skipping breakfast sometimes



PRINCESS1959
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12/8/11 2:39 P

Not drinking enough water



PRINCESS1959
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12/8/11 2:38 P

Fast Food



JOAN_HEO
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12/8/11 1:11 P

Peanut butter!!!



GALINAZ
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12/8/11 11:52 A

I became aware of one yesterday - free food! I was getting a coffee late in the evening after a meeting at SB and they offered me a free pumpkin scone. Something in my thoughts just can't turn down free food. Well, awareness is the first step!



 
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