Atkins buddies needed! Working mothers preferred! :)

previous topic · next topic
magginessles...

Joined: Apr 11
Posts: 58

      quote  
Posted: 05 Apr 2011, 22:04
I am doing induction of atkins, because as of yet, I don't trust myself on the other phases. I am a working mother of a two year old and on my way to my wedding day (June 18th) I need some moral support here people! HELP!
" We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act, but is a habit." -Aristotle-
gkcfm95

Joined: May 10
Posts: 451

      quote  
Posted: 07 Apr 2011, 18:10
buddy request sent. I work full time, married & have 2 kids, 11 & 7.
~kelly
magginessles...

Joined: Apr 11
Posts: 58

      quote  
Posted: 07 Apr 2011, 18:19
How are you doing on your atkins???
" We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act, but is a habit." -Aristotle-
gkcfm95

Joined: May 10
Posts: 451

      quote  
Posted: 07 Apr 2011, 20:08
I think I'm doing good, I've lost almost 20 pounds since February. I'm happy with the way I'm eating and I know it will take me a long time since I have a lot of weight to loose.
and you?
~kelly
magginessles...

Joined: Apr 11
Posts: 58

      quote  
Posted: 10 Apr 2011, 03:31
I'm doing ok. I've lost 5 lbs in three weeks. But I'm on my period now, and I've been steady holdin it,but I heard tha weight stalls while you're menstruating.so...
" We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act, but is a habit." -Aristotle-
gkcfm95

Joined: May 10
Posts: 451

      quote  
Posted: 10 Apr 2011, 08:53
5 pounds is great! Slow and steady is what you want. And your weight will slow during your period, due to water retention. But it will pick back up in a few days.
~kelly
MrsT06

Joined: Apr 11
Posts: 11

      quote  
Posted: 20 Apr 2011, 11:30
Just sent you a buddy request! We are pretty close in age, I'm 26 with a 3yr old, DH & full time job. I started on 4/4/11, and plan to stay in Induction till 5/1 or 1/2 way to my goal. Congrats on your -5!
*~Heather~*

Mini Goals:
150 by Jan 31 (met: Jan 25!)
145 by Feb 9 - will move out of Induction when I hit this
140 by Mar 15
135 by May 1 - will move out of OWL when I hit this
130 by Jul 1
125 by Sep 1 - Can't wait to reach Maintenance!
Lily82

Joined: Apr 11
Posts: 55

      quote  
Posted: 20 Apr 2011, 11:37
I need supportive friends too! Ill send a request i dont have kids but im 28 with 10 pets i view as my kids lol and im getting married this October trying to lose 40lbs by then. I started induction april 4th and messed up bad so today is my new day of induction new slate starting over. i was 212 at xmas and now im 192! I was 188 but i messed up last week badly! Im a part time college student and any support is appreciated!
Good Luck!!!
It's not who you are that holds you back, it's who you think you're not.
-Donna
jaime30024

Joined: Feb 11
Posts: 797

      quote  
Posted: 20 Apr 2011, 11:43
Sending you a buddy request. I just got married not a year ago. Have a teenager and well it is all in my profile Smile
Start weight 245# 1st goal: 220#-met 04/07/11 2nd goal: 210#-met 05/21/2011
Start over: 221# 11/08/11 Start over: 233.2# 10/2012 Start over goal met: 220# 11/14/2012
Mini goal 212's by Dec -met 12/31/2012 Mini goal: 207's end of Jan- met 01/31/2013 Mini goal: 197's by end of Feb - met 02/27/2013
re-start grrr Mini goal: 197's by 09/19/2013
I have to restart again as I slipped. I am leaving the above so I can keep track. It happens and I have to keep learning. restart at 227 on 07/20/2017.



Forum Search
Advanced forum search



Latest Posts

carbs
To know it from the experts you can simply use the tool to generate free diet plan that evaluates various information from your lifestyle and produce the reports according to your BMI and BMR reports.
by Kathy carter on 19 Nov 17 11:44 PM
food entry help
I know I have to enter ingredients sometimes because it won't let me add the meal itself and it has a meal app to the right. I'm like you, still figuring it out.
by BeingSuccessful on 19 Nov 17 04:12 PM
Difference between workouts and activity levels?
Difference between squats and bodybuilding? Is there a chart for this?
by mjudeh13 on 14 Nov 17 06:05 AM
Is Switching to Net Carb Pie Chart Possible
Hi all! I love Fat Secret, and have been using it to support my keto diet for the past 8 months. So far I've lost 60 lbs, and feeling great! My ONLY gripe about Fat Secret is that I haven't found ...
by faultyanalogy on 02 Nov 17 10:55 AM
MY FOODS
The answer to that any many other questions is in the Frequently Asked Questions: Go to your "My FatSecret" page and in "my toolbox" box click on "my account". Once there, ...
by rhills on 30 Oct 17 02:25 PM

Member Tip

average member ranking
by member Crazy Italian
New Snack tip. I spread cheese onto slices of cucumbers and eat my tuna with celery stalks!
23 May 16 for diet Atkins