Just started

previous topic · next topic
Evana1405

Joined: Oct 10
Posts: 3

      quote  
Posted: 05 Dec 2011, 09:23
I have just started new diet and hope this time it will work. I am 40 and my weight is staggering 89kg (196lb). It is devastating look yourself in a mirror and not seeing my old self at 50kg (110lb). Yes, that was my weight before, 20 years ago to be exact. And now it is nearly double. I am not aiming to go down as much, I am very realistic.
But how can you stay on the programme long enough to lose these 20kg (44lb)?
Did any one here lost as much weight and kept it off? What is your trick? Will Fat Flush work?
green...

Joined: Nov 11
Posts: 18

      quote  
Posted: 05 Dec 2011, 14:14
The best thing that has worked for me is a change in lifestyle. When I was able to ride my bike to work everyday, it made for that little bit more calories burned every day and I didn't even notice how my weight was falling, it was so slow over time. I don't live in a place like that anymore, so I'm counting calories-which is working- but far less fun. {Although, I'm learning a lot more paying attention.} If you can be patient, slower is easier to keep up longer. Is there a way you can create a small calorie deficit each week and not feel like you're depriving yourself? I think it IS realistic to get down to 110 if you take it slow enough. Am wishing you luck, green
Evana1405

Joined: Oct 10
Posts: 3

      quote  
Posted: 06 Dec 2011, 10:55
Thank you, green, it is always good to have some positive word from someone who understands.



Forum Search
Advanced forum search



Latest Posts

Can't seem to stick to a diet
I'm talking about the goal not the process It's actually quite easy to lose weight in the short term, the trick is getting to a position you are satisfied with and maintaining it..........fo ...
by spacey48 on 30 Sep 16 01:38 AM
Wraps made with lettuce
Yes and no when I order a sandwich I as for no bread and ask then to wrap it in lettuce. So I guess I don't understand the difference.
by sandeemartin on 29 Sep 16 10:25 PM
Let me brag a little
5:2 is a diet, isn't it?
by XshapeshiftX on 29 Sep 16 12:40 PM
Problems Hitting My Macros
For so long, I really thought I had been over eating as I'd started to put on a bit of weight in my stomach area. I've been weight lifting for around 9/10 months and my aim was to lose a bit of ...
by halexis91 on 29 Sep 16 09:13 AM
An interesting journey
I started my weight loss journey in January with a loss goal of 17 lbs, and came onto this site somewhere around May. I have lost just over 30 lbs. I am post menopause and never thought I could do it. ...
by catkane8662 on 28 Sep 16 06:41 PM

Member Tip

average member ranking
by member Not2Late
This is a great time to make your own cranwater while they are in season. I get a bag of cranberries for 99 cents here so you are saving bundles; it is however, a little time consuming.
17 Nov 08 for diet Fat Flush Plan