I bought mine ages ago at Ikea. It converts grams and ounces, resets to zero if you want to put a plate n top and just measure the food and is compact enough to slide under the microwave. Awesome tool!
Adrienne Reached my goal weight of 128 on 3/20/2012 EL of Teddy Bears 2015 Spring 5% Challenge Participated in 12 contiguous 5% challenges Go Teddy Bears! Pacific Time (Sunny Sunnyvale)
162 Maintenance Weeks
Fitness Minutes: (50,315) Posts: 5,250 5/20/12 6:52 A
So I FINALLY bought a scale about a week ago and man it is a good thing I did......I didn't realize how much I was overestimating on my protein amounts. Things that I thought was about 5-6oz was really about 8 oz.
I just recently broke down and bought the weight watchers scale. My old one was my best friend and now I have a new best friend in the kitchen. I measure everything,.
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I use it daily and have probably had it for over a year. Gave it as a christmas present to someone else in 2010 and then bought me one soon after, if I remember right.
3/31/12 Trailbreaker half marathon 13.1 miles in 3 hours 13 minutes 4/20/13 Neighborhood Watch 5K 39:17.6 10/5/13 5K Grace Pet Fest 38:47.6 12/1/13 Secret City Half Marathon around 3 hours and 4 minutes 4/19/14 Butterflies for Hope 5K for Lupus 39:23.8 (I hurt my back a few days before, and though it was my first official 5K with some jogging, my back hurt, so was very slow.) 2/7/15 Hearts & Soles 5K, San Jose 34:50 (Recovering from a cold and wet day.)
current weight: 6.8 over
Fitness Minutes: (18,496) Posts: 15 2/20/12 11:55 A
HI, I have a Cibo food scale... I don't remember how much I paid for it but I just looked on line @ Target and it is around $60.... I LOVE mine... it measures in 3 ways, lb/oz and grams and I forget the middle one :) it has a TARE option so I can set my bowl on there press and button to get it to 0 and measure the item only and it is fairly easy to use... I only use those two options but it does many other things as well
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