I've had a lifelong struggle with my weight. This time I decided I would do things I have never done before in my effort to lose weight, and win my battle for good.
So far I'm down 50 pounds. What I've learned is that you have to keep recommitting, and reinventing your program so that you don't ...
I asked a nurse practioner if she heard that artificial sweetners were dangereous she had printed out some info and it scared me Splenda-your body doesn't recognize it so it hooks on to anything, artificial sweetners such as Equal and sweet and low are not in the healthy group, so I went to my doc...
You do not have to make sweet oatmeal in the mornings. This morning I had Bacon Egg and Cheese Oatmeal.
1/2 c Oatmeal
Pepper to taste
Microwave high 3-5 minutes ( watch because this boils over so quickly on me)
Add 1/2 TBSP Bacon
1/2 TBSP shredded chees...
Making use of the Notes section at the bottom of the trackers has helped me to keep track of the lessons I am learning in my first weeks of SparkPeople. I'm treating this as a science experiment so as to not deter myself from progress. By taking notes without judgment, I'm able to see and break patt...
01.03. 2012. my body weight was 275 pound ( tall 6,6 feet, old 54 years( 30.10. 213 pounds
What I take?
2. Absolutely do not drink alcohol
Why? ( But after two beers eat uncontrollably )
3. Compulsory breakfest and snak, means 4 meals a day
4. Exercise every day, run...
When making stews, curry meat and soups, stir in a Frozen 10 ounce Block of Cooked Squash for unusual delicious taste, and fiber. It blends right in to beef, turkey, lamb, pork, and chicken Stews, Tomato based anything, Curries, and Soups. What a delicious difference for hardly any calories!
Promise yourself that you'll do at least 5 minutes of exercise per day. The likelihood is that you'll get into it enough that you'll keep going. If not, 5 minutes is at least better than no minutes at all!
I can not take credit for this idea, but I am using it. Every time you workout, whether it's a short walk, strength training, anything put a dollar in a jar. Set a goal for yourself 50$ or 100$ and then once you meet it treat yourself to a new outfit or something that will make you feel good.
I use the playlist on my phone as my exercise timer, when my playlist is done I am done and I have a long playlist
When you've purchased fresh berries and they start going bad, like you don't really want to use them, blend them, pour them into ice cube trays and use them for smoothies! Saves you money in not through them out and
they are healthy!