Barbara C.

I've been yo-yo dieting since age 9 and had a wake-up call last summer when I was diagnosed with high cholesterol for the first time in my life. Sick and tired of being sick and tired!

Quick Facts

Favorite Health Food: Raw Veggies and Dip

Favorite Sinful Food: Peanut Butter; Salty Snacks; Chocolate

My Preferred Method of Exercise: Running/Walking; Class/Video

My Approach to Weight Loss: One day (and one pound!) at a time

Fitness/Exercise Apps: Map My Fitness, MyFitnessPal

Fitness Devices: FitBit

DietBet Winnings: $712.61

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TIME PERIOD: All 60-Days 30-Days
Unofficial Weigh-InVerified Weigh-InDietBet Runner-UpDietBet WinnerRound WinnerRound Runner-Up
-0.9% Since last weigh-in
-0.9% 1-Month Change
-1.4% Lifetime Change

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Diet Depression and Robin Williams Suicide :(
by - 08/13/2014 3:07PM

Posted this on the activity board earlier, but didn't get any responses; I know how fast everyone's ... Read More ›


Hmmm, from your comments, it sounds like you aren't so much depressed over Robin's suicide, as you are upset over your loss of a good friend many years ago. And I hope you realize that your friend may not have been happy, but he wouldn't have wanted his unhappiness to hurt you. And yes, eating too much of the wrong foods, or even the right foods, hurts you. I've been a bit down about my workload right now (too much work, too tight of deadlines) and I had some comfort food--chocolate this evening. I need to be optimistic, so I'll join you for a workout. I'm heading for the elliptical as soon as I click post. Hope you got that walk in. Katrina