Chris V

In an effort to improve my health and have more energy.

Quick Facts

Favorite Health Food: Greek Yogurt

Favorite Sinful Food: Chocolate

My Preferred Method of Exercise: Walking

My Weight Loss Program: I don't follow a program

My Diet Plan: Carb Cycling

Fitness/Exercise Apps: MyFitnessPal

Fitness Devices: Body Media Fit Core

DietBet Winnings: $699.22

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Retirement gives more time for the "good" life
by - 10/24/2015 1:59PM

Hi, my name is Chris and I recently decided to retire at the age of 62 after working 38 years in I/T... Read More ›

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Aileen P.

I think it's important as well. As I age, I realize more and more than life is only really "easy" for brief moments. Most of the time, it is a challenge, and even downright hard. It's a lot like weight loss.I am so sorry for your losses. That must have been (and still be) so hard. I'm glad that you and your sister have each other.I wish you success this time around! I see any progress that we can make (physically and mentally) over this six months as success, and I know that the 10% goal is reachable and worth it.
Nothing in life is free (not even free days)
by - 02/07/2015 5:37AM

I completed my first DietBet program about a month ago.  I participated in the 6 month Transformatio... Read More ›

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Chris V

Not at all. We can do this if we stay focused. Thanks Michigan!


Great blog! Going to look up carb cycling and have a glass of water. I definitely don't drink enough fluids, so you inspired me to do better.
Weight Loss is a challenge, but well worth the effort!
by - 12/10/2014 8:22AM

I've lost 60 pounds since March 1st of this year, but I've had to really pull out all stops to make ... Read More ›

Why I'll stick with DietBet
by - 09/23/2014 2:46PM

I had lost about 30 pounds before joining DietBet by using NutriSystem for 3 months.  However, I was... Read More ›

Thomas, Moonwytch1313 and like this blog post.


So true, you're an inspiration to me, even though I'm totally losing round 3...
Changing a life of bad habits
by - 08/18/2014 7:39AM

Sorry, but this will be a rather long post in order to really tell my story. I was born and have alw... Read More ›

Maria P.

Thank you for sharing your story Chris!


Thank you for sharing your story, Chris. I think everyone here has their own story that brought them here, and it kind of makes it feel like we're all family!