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9/28/14 11:13 A

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Attended a lecture by a naturopathic physician yesterday. EVERYTHING he said backs up what Jorge tells us. Less carbs and sugars. More vegetables and meats in moderation.

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Want to know what happens if you eat a lot of carbs? I went from eating very few to eating a lot at Bucca di Beppo and found it very hard to stop. From the 27th to today, I've gained back the four pounds I had lost. NUTS!!! And that's with a lot of yard work too.
Tomorrow's a new day. 15 sugars, 6 carb servings.

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8/1/14 12:04 P

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Hi everyone! I started the belly fat cure 4 days ago! Im excited! I got 30 pounds i want to drop!! Im not too creative with the foods so easy recipes would e awesome!!

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7/9/14 4:45 P

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No, read about it tho...too many carbs for me. I am way past the hormone stage!!


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7/9/14 3:52 A

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I have been using the Jorge Cruise Happy Hormone Slim Belly Program and really find it works. anyone else try it?

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7/8/14 2:58 P

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It is actually very easy...just have the protein and a vegt, maybe salad. Skip the carbs and sugar.

Joye

We don’t want to have to say “Being cremated is my last hope for a hot, smokin’ body”.

Never trade what you want at the moment for what you want the most!

"Suffering is in the indecision"

Remember: If nothing changes, NOTHING CHANGES!!

If it's to BE, it's up to ME!

If you are tired of starting over, STOP GIVING UP!

FOCUS on the path---one decision at a time.


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7/7/14 7:31 P

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I am not any good at eating out on this diet. I believe I will have to have a better plan or just stay home.
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7/3/14 1:00 A

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I haven't stayed with the plan since Sunday. Been at the hospital where my little great niece was delivering her baby. She almost bled to death when the baby finally came after over 30 hours of labor. What a beautiful little girl. Anyway, I am back on track tomorrow and no excuses.

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6/28/14 2:07 A

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I will be weighing in tomorrow. Hope the scale is friendly to me.

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6/25/14 5:56 P

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Yoo Hoo....anyone out there. Just kidding. Come on in and join the S/C party.

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Let the weak say, 'I am strong.'

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WEEK 2

Down 1 more elbee...3 altogether emoticon

Joye

We don’t want to have to say “Being cremated is my last hope for a hot, smokin’ body”.

Never trade what you want at the moment for what you want the most!

"Suffering is in the indecision"

Remember: If nothing changes, NOTHING CHANGES!!

If it's to BE, it's up to ME!

If you are tired of starting over, STOP GIVING UP!

FOCUS on the path---one decision at a time.


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1/16/14 12:17 P

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The last time I visited my son I weighed myself. That was at Christmas. I came back yesterday to visit and I have lost 13 pounds. I started BFC a week ago so I am not sure if I lost that in a week or since Christmas. But for the first time in a long time I actually lost!! I try to weigh on the same scale.

These are the stairs I have to get up and down without dying(LOL).


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I weigh weekly on Wednesdays. So since I have been sticking to this new eating lifestyle I have lost -2.4 pounds in 3 days!!!! emoticon

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Jan 8 down 2.7 elbees! emoticon

Joye

We don’t want to have to say “Being cremated is my last hope for a hot, smokin’ body”.

Never trade what you want at the moment for what you want the most!

"Suffering is in the indecision"

Remember: If nothing changes, NOTHING CHANGES!!

If it's to BE, it's up to ME!

If you are tired of starting over, STOP GIVING UP!

FOCUS on the path---one decision at a time.


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Day #2.....I couldn't wrap my mind around the Fast Track just yet. It was a rough Christmas. So I read The Belly Fat Cure and I LOVE it!!!! I am not hungry. I am finding new foods that I like and the kids like. And don't feel deprived. So can't wait to see what the scale says next week. Or tomorrow. Lol.. I plan on trying the Fast Track when I hit a plateau.

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Yes! emoticon perfect eating but didn't use my Gazelle, going to the gym today!!

Most importantly, I have got my head into the game!! I WILL get under 150 this year!!

Joye

We don’t want to have to say “Being cremated is my last hope for a hot, smokin’ body”.

Never trade what you want at the moment for what you want the most!

"Suffering is in the indecision"

Remember: If nothing changes, NOTHING CHANGES!!

If it's to BE, it's up to ME!

If you are tired of starting over, STOP GIVING UP!

FOCUS on the path---one decision at a time.


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1/2/14 6:21 A

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Happy 2014!! Hope everyone survived the holidays...ready to start the yesr with determination and focus on my goals!

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12/21/13 5:26 A

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Reading a book called Eat, Stop, Eat by Brad Pilon...follows same guidelines...two day a week fasting days...max fast time is 24 hours, can be shorter if needed...non-consecutive days..minimal exercise or skip on fasting days...will cause the body to turn to burning fat storages on fast days...he strongly recommends weight training to build muscle...


interesting book!



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12/20/13 12:03 P

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Becky, how are you doing on the carb cycling called for in the new Happy Hormones book?

I have the book and got a little lost reading it, then I realized it is similar to the intermittent fasting diet called the Fast Diet. 2 days on with very low calories and 5 days normal each week. I tried that a while ago and it does work, so I thought this should work also. I think I can get through 2 very low carb days a week.

Jorge says to do it 2 days in a row, right? When I tried the Fast Diet, I just did 2 non consecutive days during the week. It was supposed to keep your body guessing and prevent it from going into starvation mode.

Hope your first week on the diet was successful. : )

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Agree...never trade what you want at the moment for what you want most!

It is a daily journey....

Never trade what you want at the moment for what you WANT MOST!!!

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We can do this, REBECKY441! One meal at a time. Plan ahead.
Success will breed success, but it's the start that sets it all in motion.
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Day 1 of Carb Cycling with the Happy Hormones. Wish me luck. This is so important to me to find something that will really work.
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LOVE YOUR THOUGHT FOR THE WEEK.
It's a thought for the year.

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This holiday season is zipping by....feel like it is going quicker since Thanksgiving was later this year...and we had an ice storm last weekend that cancelled many events.....

Here is a thought for the week....
Peace on earth will come to stay, when we live Christmas every day!



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It's wonderful all the new resources we have with Jorge Cruise's web sites and latest books.
I'm trying out his 100 club on line for ready made menus I can customize to my situation.
The facebook clubs and pinterest offer so much for new ideas. I still prefer SPARKPEOPLE
for motivation and success stories.

Happy holidays to everyone sharing time with family and friends.

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Great way to start the work week...I plan to add book to my arsenal too:)!

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I received my copy of "Happy Hormones, Slim Belly" this week. I am going to go to the grocery store and stock up on what I need and begin (start over) on Monday.
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12/13/13 2:50 A

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We are in the same boat with husbands...mine has diabetes too..does not follow a great routine for management...wish we were able to row in the same direction..would help on both of our health improvements.

Glad the Smart Carbing team was helpful....

Thanks for the spark points!

Happy Friday...:)

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OCEANLUVR, thank you for the idea to check out the team called Smart Carbing. I've read lots of good info so far, and really great for my DH who has diabetes.

I placed my Amazon order today for the new book Happy Hormones, Slim Belly. Should have it on Saturday or Monday. I'll let you know what I think of it.

Still trying to get my DH to read The 100 diet book. : (
It would be much easier to follow the plan if we were both on the same general plan and not buying all the high carb foods anymore. He does the grocery shopping!

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I gave 3 Spark Team bonus points to our team today (We are #14 on leaderboard for our category)

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12/11/13 4:57 A

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Smart carbing

The name of a tesm you might want to join...they hsve many recipes etc.
Good luck on your journey!



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Oh yes, Sugar is definitely a problem for me, but even more is wheat in the form of bread (easy sandwich meals) and crackers (with my healthy veggie soups!). I just haven't figured out good substitutions or how to go without them. It always gets me in the end when I try to give them up and I end up going on a binge. : (

I think I need to figure out how to set up a place for my crock pot in the kitchen and make up stews with meats and veggies. Except I have to watch carrots, parsnips and potatoes, right? I guess that leaves onions and garlic. I have never been a salad lover and now that the weather is soooo cold, I really don't want them. Anybody have good ideas for warm, comforting foods that fit the plan?

I'm still reading the book and haven't jumped in yet. Trying to fix all the new ideas in my mind and set up my kitchen for it first. Hope to start by the end of the week.

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Welcome to the team...sugar is the target to eliminate and/or greatly reduce from food choices....I am looking forward to happy hormone book too..have a great day!

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I'm new to the team and just got The 100 diet book from the library. So far I am enjoying it as I read about the science behind the diet. I am still waiting for the Happy Hormones, Slim Belly book by Jorge for women over 40. It is being released on Dec 23rd, but Amazon says it will be in stock on the 12th. Supposedly it works better for weight loss when you are older if you only do the strict diet 2 days a week since your body needs higher carbs, I guess for your hormones, on the other days. I will be 63 next month, so it sounds good to me.

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Sometimes the people around you won't understand your journey. They don't have to, it's not for them. I need to remember this!
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Welcome to the team....be a label reader...sugar can be found everywhere....belly fat cure fast track was my first book...used bookstores or online used books can be options to pick up some of Jorge Cruise books..have a great day!

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New here. Don't have my books yet. But I have been researching recipes and things and can't wait to read the books and start to implement things!!!

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GREAT POST!

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I read the article on the truth about carbs in the resource section. There is truth in what they say, but if you follow Jorge's 100 diet you will want to avoid white rice, juices and even grains to lose belly fat which you asked about when you wanted to know what foods get rid of belly fat.
Read the 100 book to understand the science. We can get all the carbs we need from green veggies and do not need grains to be healthy. Man was designed to be an omnivore, fruit was nature's candy and seasonal. You need good fats like nuts, olive oil and coconut oil,
lean protein in moderation.
The belly fat cure was developed first and allows whole bread products, but as Jorge did more research he distilled a simpler lifestyle that made it faster to see results in health improvements.
Some people find it hard to give up foods they're used to, so it's better to make changes in the right direction than give up the fight. The important thing is to do what works for you at the pace you can adapt to and avoid an all or none attitude.
With this in mind, the Belly Fat Cure has a lot to offer to a wide range of people.
Keep up the great effort, ZPOST72! emoticon

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I would just like to say there are good carbs that we need to survive. Sparkpeople has an article called "the Truth about Carbs". I suggest you read that. :)

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Turkey, dressing...deviled eggs...son loves eggs..me too

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What are you planning for your holiday dinner to make it special?
I am having a houseful of family including children.
I spent the day mixing cookie dough and froze it all so it can be cooked in smallbatches not gorged o.
It is sooo hard to stay faithful to my eating plan

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11/13/13 6:02 P

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Not sure what gets rid of it, but I know carbs makes it.

GOOGLE IT!! emoticon

Joye

We don’t want to have to say “Being cremated is my last hope for a hot, smokin’ body”.

Never trade what you want at the moment for what you want the most!

"Suffering is in the indecision"

Remember: If nothing changes, NOTHING CHANGES!!

If it's to BE, it's up to ME!

If you are tired of starting over, STOP GIVING UP!

FOCUS on the path---one decision at a time.


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11/13/13 12:17 P

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If I am eating healthy, what foods get rid of belly fat? I have done it before but I'm over 40 and my metabolism isn't what it used to be. Please help! emoticon I've been working out and walking almost everyday with the Sparkpeople videos.

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11/8/13 12:31 A

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I don't get obsessive about how many carbs everything is. I know if I am eating just the non starchy vegt, I am in the ball park. Good enough for me! emoticon

Joye

We don’t want to have to say “Being cremated is my last hope for a hot, smokin’ body”.

Never trade what you want at the moment for what you want the most!

"Suffering is in the indecision"

Remember: If nothing changes, NOTHING CHANGES!!

If it's to BE, it's up to ME!

If you are tired of starting over, STOP GIVING UP!

FOCUS on the path---one decision at a time.


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11/6/13 8:13 P

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Protein bar is homemade 12 carb 1 sugar 7 fiber and 15 protein
I eat from my farm pasture raised clean foods I just don' t get enough protein.
How do you count your green veggies?
I like kale and cabbage and spinach lots of salads with radish cukes etc
They are all carbs do you count the fiber as well?
Like the skinny muffin the flax is all fiber but do you include the count in your carbs?
Lunch was tuna and mixed salad and 4triscuits
Dinner was bad 6 fish sticks broccoli salad and 1/2 cup twice baked potato.
Exercise was garden mulching and farm winterizing all day walked about 4 miles lifted 50 lb feed sacks shoveled pushed a barrow

Where there is a will
There is a way.
May there be a road.


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11/6/13 4:55 P

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I track my carbs by not eating hardly any. I have a protein shake for breakfast with 20 g protein, 1T flax oil and 1 c. mixed berries. Other than that I eat protein and greens during the day. Keeping it simple...I just want to lose the weight. I will worry about adding some brn rice and oatmeal and other goodies down the line. I know it will slow me down. Protein bars usually have too many carbs and sugar.I just don't eat prepared foods. Keeping it clean, keeping it REAL!!

Focusing on ONEDERLAND!!! emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

Joye

We don’t want to have to say “Being cremated is my last hope for a hot, smokin’ body”.

Never trade what you want at the moment for what you want the most!

"Suffering is in the indecision"

Remember: If nothing changes, NOTHING CHANGES!!

If it's to BE, it's up to ME!

If you are tired of starting over, STOP GIVING UP!

FOCUS on the path---one decision at a time.


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11/6/13 4:49 P

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How are you tracking your carbs?
Fresh kale comes up with 4 sugars?
My salad greens romaine cabbage and spinach mix show 3 sugars
Trying
he straight bfc loosing the same 1/2 pound over and over.
I am eating less than the 5/2 per meal almost fast track no grains or only 1 of the 6 allowed.
Today I had triscuit with my tuna.
I will probably eat a protein bar later as I have been working mulching weeding diggingfor over 5 hours today.
Another question why does all of the above count as cardio?

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11/5/13 5:45 A

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November 1st weight: 227.5

Good idea Joye..have a great day!

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11/4/13 4:08 P

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OK, Sparkies, I am starting today. Being real with my weight. I will check in on Mondays. Would like an email reminder. Maybe if we all got one we would stay in touch better and make this an accountability thread. emoticon

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Joye

We don’t want to have to say “Being cremated is my last hope for a hot, smokin’ body”.

Never trade what you want at the moment for what you want the most!

"Suffering is in the indecision"

Remember: If nothing changes, NOTHING CHANGES!!

If it's to BE, it's up to ME!

If you are tired of starting over, STOP GIVING UP!

FOCUS on the path---one decision at a time.


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11/1/13 6:16 A

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Happy November 1st!

Hope everyone is enjoying the fall season....have a grest weekend..extra hour of sleep on Sunday....."fall back" the clocks one hour Saturday night!

Never trade what you want at the moment for what you WANT MOST!!!

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8/3/13 8:03 P

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I use Stevia, it is a plant.

We met and got married in Hawaii, I grad from HS there. So we are going on the cruise for our 50th anniversary which was June 15...

Joye

We don’t want to have to say “Being cremated is my last hope for a hot, smokin’ body”.

Never trade what you want at the moment for what you want the most!

"Suffering is in the indecision"

Remember: If nothing changes, NOTHING CHANGES!!

If it's to BE, it's up to ME!

If you are tired of starting over, STOP GIVING UP!

FOCUS on the path---one decision at a time.


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8/2/13 9:56 A

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FYI sugar free jello has artificial sweeteners Jorge discourages as it might still increase insulin & make you hungry for more sweets. Skip the jello & eat 1/2 cup 4% cottage cheese for sure results. Add some walnuts if you like.

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8/2/13 6:47 A

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Go for it....on my sparkpage are pictures from our Hawaii trip in 2008..,my oceanluvr photo is a Hawaii sunset...it is a beautiful place!! I'll help with the drumroll too:)...aloha!

Edited by: OCEANLUVR at: 8/2/2013 (06:48)
Never trade what you want at the moment for what you WANT MOST!!!

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8/1/13 2:46 P

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I have 7 weeks until we go to Hawaii, my weight today is:

7 left 207
6 left
5 left
4 left
3 left
2 left
1 left goal 195......(drumroll)....

Joye

We don’t want to have to say “Being cremated is my last hope for a hot, smokin’ body”.

Never trade what you want at the moment for what you want the most!

"Suffering is in the indecision"

Remember: If nothing changes, NOTHING CHANGES!!

If it's to BE, it's up to ME!

If you are tired of starting over, STOP GIVING UP!

FOCUS on the path---one decision at a time.


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8/1/13 2:11 A

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No problem...sounds like a good choice!

Never trade what you want at the moment for what you WANT MOST!!!

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8/1/13 12:37 A

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How about sugar free jello with 1/2 cup cottage cheese and a little walnuts for a snack?

Joye

We don’t want to have to say “Being cremated is my last hope for a hot, smokin’ body”.

Never trade what you want at the moment for what you want the most!

"Suffering is in the indecision"

Remember: If nothing changes, NOTHING CHANGES!!

If it's to BE, it's up to ME!

If you are tired of starting over, STOP GIVING UP!

FOCUS on the path---one decision at a time.


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7/31/13 6:40 A

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Cottage cheese has alwsys been one of my favorite side dishes....great protein source.
Cheese sticks are handy to have at work too!

Stay focused on your goals for fast track....you will do grrrrreat!

Never trade what you want at the moment for what you WANT MOST!!!

P- U- S- H
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7/30/13 10:02 P

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Ok, I changed my weight to what it really is and this is emoticon of the Fast Track!! It is officially started!!

Edited by: JOYEOUSD at: 7/30/2013 (22:03)
Joye

We don’t want to have to say “Being cremated is my last hope for a hot, smokin’ body”.

Never trade what you want at the moment for what you want the most!

"Suffering is in the indecision"

Remember: If nothing changes, NOTHING CHANGES!!

If it's to BE, it's up to ME!

If you are tired of starting over, STOP GIVING UP!

FOCUS on the path---one decision at a time.


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7/30/13 9:28 P

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I go for low fat cheese except cottage cheese. I figure that leaves me room for the healthy fats like avocado or olive oil.

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