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Positive Changes

Thursday, August 11, 2011

I've incorporated dietary changes that have improved my healthy regimen: PRUNES! They are a healthy alternative and help keep me regular, LOL I try to eat one GRAPEFRUIT a day, I notice an improvement in my skin tone when I do. Two tablespoons of COCONUT OIL per day. It increased thermogenesis and has improved weight loss. I limit wine to two glasses occasionally, like when eating out with friends and have substituted carbonated water or club soda with lime to drink with dinner. I have a BANANA every morning for breakfast. I have added climbing the stairs of the nearby lighthouse for added cardio, my reward is the beautiful view when I get to the top and I am meeting other lady friends who do the same :)

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    It does sound like you have a great plan going that is working for you. Keep it up!
    1900 days ago
    emoticon on your positive changes. You sound like you're headed in the right direction. Keep up the good work!

    1901 days ago
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    Ooh, I've been to the St Augustine Lighthouse, way back in 2002. Wish I had known you then...we could have walked those stairs together!

    Thanks for sharing all the dietary changes. I think I'm going get some coconut oil and get back to eating grapefruit. I also like prunes and bananas too, of course!

    You're doing great...keep it going!
    1901 days ago
    WAY TO GO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    1901 days ago
    I had this background for a while- isn't it beautiful? How do you incorporate the coconut oil? Do you cook with it or add it to food?? I have heard of someone else doing this. I have aggravating skin problems - is it the grapefruit that helps with that? Will have to try it! Would love to live near a lighthouse- I have never been to one! Have a great day!

    1901 days ago
    I would be so dizzy by the time I reached the top of those stairs!!! But I'm sure the view is very worth it. Good for you!! Go, Jan!! How are your eyes???
    1901 days ago
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