previous topic · next topic
tobelu

Joined: Mar 12
Posts: 7

      quote  
Posted: 11 Mar 2012, 17:52
I have stocked my frigerator with such good low carb foods I'm having trouble getting 20 gr. Is this a big problem? I'm doing good on calories.
lovingmomma

Joined: Oct 11
Posts: 102

      quote  
Posted: 11 Mar 2012, 18:53
eat more veggies, that should give you more carbs, and is helpful and good for you. You should be eating at least 12 carbs just from veggies. As long as you are doing good on veggies, and eating mostly real foods (not processed foods, and not many fake sugars) then you will be just fine!


Starting weight- 219 lbs May 2011
Goal 150 lbs- my original main goal, reached 6/22/2012! Yipee!

Pregnant with baby # 4. Gained 55 lbs. Weight at end of pregnancy 8/9/2013 204 lbs
Goal 1- 175 lbs reached February 23, 2014
Goal 2- 160 lb
tobelu

Joined: Mar 12
Posts: 7

      quote  
Posted: 12 Mar 2012, 10:38
I'm only 1 week in. Thanks for your help.
PeeFat

Joined: Jan 10
Posts: 521

      quote  
Posted: 12 Mar 2012, 16:44
I see your average daily fiber intake is only about 3 grams. It should be 25 - 30 grams per day. You might want to get your fiber up and drink plenty of water to keep the ketones flushed from your body/kidneys and to help keep the constipation monster away.
jeanette36

Joined: Mar 12
Posts: 15

      quote  
Posted: 12 Mar 2012, 17:45
i get most of my carbs from veggies and then add protein is how im getting my carbs in



Forum Search
Advanced forum search



Latest Posts

Body measurements?
Great, I wasted my morning looking for where I can post my measurements as well. I was very frustrated that I couldn't find it anywhere. I had to go over to My Fitness Pal just to have a tracking ...
by kristyhalseth on 25 Jul 16 07:18 AM
Shaky / Jittery
I never eat cereal or pancakes, etc. even healthy choices of those items for breakfast! It will set off my low blood sugar every time. NO yogurt, NO fruit,, NO bagels, all the things lots of people eat. ...
by Commundulli on 25 Jul 16 12:50 AM
Fell of the wagon for a week
Are you drinking enough water? How is your salt consumption? When I crave sweets I drink a glass of water and if still craving I eat a pickle. Usually does the trick. If not I eat a few pieces of fruit.
by PGM012197 on 24 Jul 16 02:52 PM
Overwhelmed
Hi, ive calorie counted a lot in my last couple of years, u do not need to eat every single calorie at all, the calories u leave out would actually contribute to more weight loss, if u find u need more ...
by sadforlife on 17 Jul 16 10:00 PM
Why am I not losing weight?
Putting food on a scale is not only easy but so helpful . It give you insight of how much is being consumed . Alcohol must be a devil in disguise. If possible cut it out completely. No bread no pasta NO ...
by lizzammit on 15 Jul 16 06:35 AM

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