April was a bad month for me. My 21 year old son got in a terrible accident Easter eve. His best friend Curtis (who was driving) died at the scene, such a sweet boy, Curtis, his other friend in the back seat broke his neck and suffered spinal i... Read more
So, tried it, The Fast metabolism diet, a full 7 days. Honestly I can't afford to eat like the diet lays out. I also can't eat every 3 hours. Preparing the food was taking up large portion of my work day. Does not fit into my life at all. The go... Read more
OK I skipped posting a few days due to no time. I loved phase 3. It was a great mixture of all of the phases.
This is a pretty confusing way to eat, all around. I have to constantly check my app for what I'm supposed to be eating. I was ... Read more
Hows the New Year's resolutions going?
Mine are great, I never make any. I tend to live in the "now". I don't much see a point in waiting to do something, either you do it or you don't.
I understand waiting to start something if it requ... Read more
Scale is finally moving! Considering I am walking/jogging 2 to 4 miles a day, measuring portions, staying under my calorie limit, not even eating most of my exercise calories, I was getting a little annoyed with my stubborn fat. I think it was a... Read more
I usually round my weight when I weigh myself, probably because I used to have a dial scale. I never got why people were posting 255.4 for their weight. But since I've gotten a digital scale I get it. I just started posting digital weight today... Read more
Been on and off with Spark People, cannot believe ALL the ads! Looks odd. Spark people still has the best community though!
I've not gained back lost weight, well maybe 10 pounds but I was working on it and that's gone,
I've been try... Read more
Had great post going, then lost it. Don't feel like tying to redo it right now, so here it is on my blog.
I've learned a lot about how foods affect my body in the last year, hopfully I can use it to lose this last 50 pounds!
cher... Read more
I find it very educational to go back over some of my older blog posts. Its so amazing how I can be so upbeat, have everything set to succeed then just fade off, gain back weight, com back, get all hyped up again, then repeat, repeat, repeat.
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I am PO'd at the government for telling me that healthy was 5 to 6 servings of grain per day my entire life.
I've discovered that I have a gluten intolerance. Not big enough for me to to notice but after 74 days of no grains I ate a whole w... Read more
I had a Greek pita today. Its been like 74 days since I had any grain flours. There is a place that makes the best gyro's and I was out with my husband and we stopped in and ate.
It was delicious but about an hour later my jeans started feeli... Read more
On my quest for a blender. I have tried 6 blenders in the past two months.
I tried the Hamilton Beach Personal Blender, was too small and was not powerful enough to chop up frozen fruits very well. Lasted 2 weeks.
Oster My Blend 250-Wat... Read more
I finally found a great single serve on the go blender. I started it on low speed, then put it on high, that's when it started traveling LOL
This is a big 28 oz cup with a great lid. I make my morning drink with protein powder, kale, frozen f... Read more