Keeping Glucometer, Meds And Pedometer Together Really Helps Tracking.
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I keep my medication and test kit and my pedometer together. At night all three go on my kitchen Island so i see them and test my FBS, then I take my meds for the day and then I clip on my pedometer. If I am not yet dressed I clip it to my slipper, my feet are always covered. When I am dressed I transfer it to my waist band. My day has then begun Pat in Maine.
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Knowing how important water is to weight loss, I have tried a few methods to insure I get at least my 64 oz a day. And actually those of us who live in hotter climates (it gets to 120* here in the summer) should be drinking even more.
At work I either 1) Keep a post it on my water bottle with the latest time I took a swig. I try to do every 30 minutes, not a guzzle just a swig. 2) Take a swig every time I notice my body heat go up (when I get upset, stressed or a cute guy walks by :)194
*** Keeping track of your water also helps the day go by waaaayy faster :)
I eat the same breakfast every day to lower my cholestrol---oatmeal with usually some fruit. I used to put it in the Nutrition tracker every day til I realized I could SAVE SOME TIME & ENERGY by copying it a week ahead on the COPY CUSTOM FOODS above the meal listed [on the Nutrition Tracker] . That little amt. of time INVESTED has SAVED ME TIME and TIME AGAIN [pun intended!]. If I am making a big batch of food,say a SP recipe for chili, I can copy THAT CUSTOM FOOD for Dinner a week ahead ...
...or however many days!These ways of tracking food help KEEP me on the Nutrition Tracker and THAT helps keeps my goal weight maintained!
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