I lost 60 pounds with DietBet a few years ago, but then busted a foot (not realizing it) and pain dropped my activity more and more 'til I'd put it all back on. So ... now after foot surgery, gonna do it ONE MORE TIME!!!! (dammit)

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Favorite Health Food: 1%-fat milk

Favorite Sinful Food: Brownies

My Preferred Method of Exercise: Hiking Yoga Skiing Snowshoeing Biking

My Approach to Weight Loss: Temporarily Obsessed

My Weight Loss Program: Mix of South Beach, Rosedale, Mediterranean, Low-Glycemic

My Diet Plan: My own: 50% complex Carbs, 20-25% protein, 25-30% healthy fat

Fitness/Exercise Apps: MyFitnessPal, Cyclemeter

Fitness Devices: Polar Heart Rate Monitor

DietBet Winnings: $1,089.73

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Mmmmmmmmmm, CHOCOLATE!!! (drool)
by - 10/09/2014 3:42PM

Okay, I admit it -- I have a bit of a sweet tooth.  I mean, really, who doesn't? Now, that weakness ... Read More ›

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Hi! Glad to see that you're doing well. I've been good with my maintenance journey, but thought I'd check back in with Dietbet for the support in discussions. Love this new blog feature. This was a great read - you have the best tips! :)

Carol W.

by - 10/08/2014 4:06PM

The first challenge I’m facing on this DietBet Transformer game is setting my priorities. Here’s the... Read More ›

by - 10/05/2014 12:33PM

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Charity I.

It is so easy to get off track when life happens. Two years ago I lost the same 30lbs I am trying to lose again too. Good news is we can do it!!! And just think of how fantastic we are going to look and feel when we do. Awesome!

Daniella C.

Just to let you know that I'm cheering you on. You already accomplished so much and you WILL reach your ultimate goal !!
by - 10/02/2014 1:40PM

I know how to do this. I've succeeded.  I've hit my goals.  I've traveled part of the way to where I... Read More ›

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Lindsay, I won't kid you ... sure, menopause did a number on my hormonal reaction to food intake. BUT ... the REAL problem is that I KNEW it was going to, but I decided to wait to deal with that until AFTER I'd figured out the new hormone therapy minimal dosing. If I'd been SMART, I would have just kept on tracking and watching my intake, throughout that process! Instead, I rationalized my laziness, telling myself waiting made better sense. I was WRONG. Now, I'm gonna have to pay for it! But, I will. Back on the wagon, right? :)


Life's challenges can really contribute to weight gain. Here's to another chapter of success! You can do this!