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Day 2 and How the heck I got here...


Tuesday, June 25, 2013

I have been an on and off Spark People member for a few years. Yesterday was a day of change for my family. So, I re-joined spark people and started fresh. It was a day of change because my husband and I started eating the Atkins Way. I am thrilled my husband is joining me on this new adventure. The reason we decided to start eating the Atkins was was to support my daughter. Paige is 15 and was diagnosed with epilepsy 1.5 years ago and we still are working on full seizure control. Yesterday we started a diet therapy with her in hopes of seeing better control. We have met with a dietician and and I researched more than I care to admit. Paige was ready and willing to try the therapy and so here we are. Paige is using the Modified Atkins Diet approach, which is the induction phase of Atkins with a modification of increasing the fats even more then what Atkins recommends. We made it through day 1 and I am ready to see what day 2 brings.
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SABLENESS 6/26/2013 9:18AM

    Hi! I'm a restart, too. Good luck to you and your family. emoticon

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LJCANNON 6/25/2013 2:15PM

    emoticon It is said - And I Firmly Believe!! - that the Best Medicine in the World is found in the Pantry. Good Luck with your New Adventure and Congratulations on bringing your Family along for the Journey!!

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REEDWEEB 6/25/2013 2:10PM

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WOUBBIE 6/25/2013 1:55PM

    Excellent! It's wonderful that you and your husband are both on board. That makes it feel like a family lifestyle rather than a burden of some kind. Here's to glowing health for all of you!

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LUANN7 6/25/2013 1:32PM

    good luck I am 8 days into atkins and doing great. please go to atkin.com and get the free gift they give you it contains the carb counter book and also 3 snack bars to try.and u get some coupons.good luck emoticon

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THOMS1 6/25/2013 12:56PM

    emoticon I wish you and your family success. emoticon

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DWROBERGE 6/25/2013 12:17PM

    Keep focused for success.

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CATLOVER110 6/25/2013 10:26AM

    Good luck with your new diet! emoticon

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