Health is important so you can enjoy the best parts of life: family, travel, friendships, and play. .

Quick Facts

Favorite Health Food: Vanilla Greek Yogurt with Berries

Favorite Sinful Food: Pizza

My Preferred Method of Exercise: Swimming, Walking, or Dancing

My Approach to Weight Loss: One day at a time

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

My Diet Plan: High Fiber/protein

Fitness/Exercise Apps: MyFitnessPal

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by - 09/09/2015 8:27PM

In Juky I decided to give up diet soda and artificially sweetened drinks including coffee creamer th... Read More ›

by - 08/27/2015 9:52PM

I have been slowly loosing weight.  I find I do a lot better when I plan ahead.   Today I did well u... Read More ›

Monday - back on track
by - 08/17/2015 6:32PM

I started the day with an Oh Yeah shake -  they have so much protein, but not enogh fiber.  I added ... Read More ›

5 Down
by - 08/15/2015 6:14AM

I have lost the first 5, so to get to my goal, I have 58 to go.  Sounds like a really big number.   ... Read More ›

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Biking Syl

Amazing progress!! You are really making this a life style change. About the fiber/carb issue: There are good carbs and bad carbs. Anything with sugar and white flour, white bread., white rice,... is a bad idea. But whole grain rice or bread and veggies also have plenty of carbs - but the good kind. Those are complex carbs with plenty of fiber. Complex carbs are absorbed slowly, so they don't jack up your blood sugar. They will be absorbed even more slowly, if you have them with a little protein. That's why beans and other legumes are so good for you: They contain both protein and good carbs for a perfect mix. Hope this helps. I love how you pre-plan the parties and the vacation, actually. I started bringing food to parties as well. People are usually happy when I do - and I always have at least one safe food to eat. :-)
by - 08/12/2015 9:26PM

I started off doing well, water intake throughout the day , that didn't last a week.  Need to just g... Read More ›

Starting a transformation
by - 08/09/2015 6:53AM

I need to lose over 60 lbs to get back to a normal BMI.   I was recently in the hospital and at 52 I... Read More ›