The tried-and-true habits that have helped you lose weight the right way.
We often view our weightloss success by the reading on the scale. We need to remember that weightloss is not to be our ultimate goal, but the end result of a healthy lifestyle. Weightloss will come once we begin developing healthier habits.
I planned ahead for the week and tried to stay on track. On Friday i went out with the girls and consumed alcohol and a few high calorie snacks. Needless to say when i weighed myself on Sunday i had lost 3 pounds.
So don't beat up yourself when you have strayed a little.
Often when I can't stay away from snack foods, I stop and think and realize it's time to eat and fix a real meal which takes my desire for junk food away
I definitely lose more weight per week, when I add
two tablespoons of medium salsa to all of my my meals !
I weigh myself twice a week; just once on Monday after a weekend of indulgences (consequences and truth) then again on Saturday morning after a week of discipline (reward) -sometimes).
You may think i am nuts but give it a try. It will help you relax and se your mind set to a wounderful beginning. It helps me out alote try it i have a link posted to one.
When I get the munchies for something sweet, I eat Frosted Mini Wheat or Honey Nut Cheerios cereal. They are whole grain and low calorie.
It's kind of like having your cake and eating it too.
Eating breakfast and small healthy snacks throughtout each day made a huge impact on my weight loss. I keep snacks at my desk, in the car, in my purse, on the shelves at home. I prepare snacks, lunch and sometimes breakfast the night before. That takes away any excuses (running late).
After dinneris done, put any leftovers away right away so you're not tempted to pick from the pan.
If you aren't seeing results from a change in diet or exercise or you have a day when you eat too much, don't' give up! View your setback a temporary and as an learning opportunity to see what you need to do to get back on track.