Wow I'm Not Alone

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Packerrn

Joined: Feb 10
Posts: 27

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Posted: 03 Feb 2010, 15:19
I have to say I have tried other sites and some diets, I just didn't seem to have the will to keep it up. This is the first time I have used one of these "introduce" forum posts. I have some support at work, and I am sure that I can get support at home. I will try to keep up with my journal, and food and exercise entries. I know there are no over night cures for obesity so I hope to be in this, this time, for the long haul.

Well with all that said, Hello Everyone, I look forward to reporting my progress (and set backs) and hearing how other are doing. It is great to not be alone.

Phil
Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else. ~Judy Garland

Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind. -Theodor Seuss Geisel

DReno

Joined: Feb 09
Posts: 150

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Posted: 03 Feb 2010, 15:31
Welcome to Fatsecret Phil! We have a very friendly and supportive community here, not to mention the site is awesome. Very Happy Good luck with your weight loss journey I hope you like it here!
mahara

Joined: Jan 10
Posts: 147

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Posted: 03 Feb 2010, 15:50
Hello Phil
I'm new her too, only a week old, but have found it to be extremely supportive, friendly, and informative! The diet and exercise journal is great for keeping track of food and exercise, and it also helps to find what a good caloric intake would be for your weight, height, and weightloss goals. We look forward to hearing about your journey!
Packerrn

Joined: Feb 10
Posts: 27

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Posted: 04 Feb 2010, 14:54
Thanks a bunch, I know that most people (me included) do well with others looking over a shoulder and I know that others get to see what I eat (when i put it in the diary) and that will keep me from doing too much over eating. It feels like a lie when i don't put it in the diary and I don't like to lie.

Thanks for the comments.

@DReno, Thanks for the welcome I am glad to be here. Looks like you are on your way to your goal keep it up.

@mahara, good to know there are other newbies out there just like me and I look forward to hearing about your progress as well.

Lets all work together and get healthy.
Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else. ~Judy Garland

Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind. -Theodor Seuss Geisel




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