previous topic · next topic
avery 1D

Joined: Mar 13
Posts: 1

      quote  
Posted: 21 Mar 2013, 19:03
hi everyone im 14 and trying to lose weigt and can you give me some tips(plz)
jennyroy

Joined: May 12
Posts: 7

      quote  
Posted: 21 Mar 2013, 19:34
Smile Keep a food diary. Don't go the everything low fat. Better look at healthy options. Learn what is high fat.i.e. pork and lamb are high in fat, lean beef is o.k chicken is low, turkey even lower.Quorn pepperoni style slices are really good with pitta bread and pizza style tomato sauce.
most important is that you drink at least 8 glasses of water a day. Often thirst is mistaken for hunger so drink before you eat. Just don't over do it. you can drink too much. Most important don't deprive yourself just count it in to your cals.
Moderation and exercise. Exercise means move don't just sit there.You don't have to go to a gym i.e put on music and dance. good luck
jenny roy
Hoser

Joined: Jul 10
Posts: 2,052

      quote  
Posted: 21 Mar 2013, 20:06
Avoid junk food. Eat lots of fresh fruits, vegetables, lean meats, eggs, dairy. Stay away from sugary stuff.
laurieslife

Joined: Apr 12
Posts: 2,042

      quote  
Posted: 21 Mar 2013, 23:51
14 is a great age to get comfortable with your body. Like whatever size you are now. Don,t think I,ll he happy when u hit a certain weight. ,cuz I,ve lost weight and still been unhappy. Think of the things youd like to do and stsrt doing them. Eat small meals every 2-3 hours a protein and carb at each meal. Definitely track your food it keeps u accountable. Find things u love to do then exercise is fun. I play tennis and volleyball and walk my dog none of those things feel like exercise cuz i really enjoy them. I think strength training is great because it makes me feel so strong as a woman. I feel like I,m invincible which helps me stay on track. If your parents could get u a trainer or go to the gym with a friend more likely to keep up. Plan your meals schedule your workouts. Feel your feelings dont eat them. You are so worth it. I lost 100 lbs on weight watchers and regained fifty relost on biggest loser. It is a lifestyle and your worth it. Eat fresh not processed. Here,s to you!!! Laurie
I want to be a free spirit in a grown up life!
yankgal46

Joined: Feb 13
Posts: 183

      quote  
Posted: 23 Mar 2013, 13:58
real food,no sugar,water!
rbanhatti

Joined: Mar 13
Posts: 3

      quote  
Posted: 23 Mar 2013, 14:32
As you're 14 I think you're at a brilliant age to form some new habits that you can really stick to for life. Find a sport or exercise club that you enjoy, keeping active is key! If you exercise enough you won't even need to worry about food too much (though it's always good to make healthy choices).



Forum Search
Advanced forum search



Latest Posts

Getting discouraged
Thank you all for the kind words. I will look into calorie cycling so that my body and taste buds don't get bored. I can schedule my workouts on my high day(s). I will weigh in tomorrow and access ...
by PrettyMetty on 23 Feb 17 08:51 PM
New to Posting
Hi all. I am new to posting here. Love the feeling that I am not doing this alone. I have lost 40, 40 more to go. How do you add the pounds lost bar at the bottom of your post? That is encouraging! ...
by tyramoore on 23 Feb 17 07:30 PM
Fit bit or something like it with music? Help.
I want a fit bit or garmin that plays can play my music/ workout playlist. Is there such a thing? I don't want to use my phone as I would fanny around answering messages instead of working out. A ...
by Homebird87 on 23 Feb 17 04:24 PM
Really want to lose this time
Oh Julie I feel your pain. I'm 54 yrs and have grown steadily fatter! Not losing a lot. Lose a lb one week gain 2 the following. I have a 12 year old so I want to see him before he goes to bed. I ...
by Homebird87 on 23 Feb 17 04:21 PM
calories
Here’s my recent experience. Since Jan 1 I have tracked everything I have eaten and every workout so I have detailed info on my situation. Background: I’m 50 years old, male 5’10” and starting weight was ...
by RndRob on 23 Feb 17 11:31 AM