Find ing this site to be really helpful

previous topic · next topic

Joined: Apr 12
Posts: 5

Posted: 19 Apr 2012, 09:41
I'm very new 2! I have to give props to this site owner. This has been so helpful. I love the food and exercise tracker. A real eye opener to me on my habits Shock...I really do love my carbs!

Joined: Jan 10
Posts: 26

Posted: 27 Apr 2012, 17:08
I had the same experience, it really exposes your weakness when it comes to what were eating. But its all for the good, its a great site

Joined: Mar 12
Posts: 33

Posted: 27 Apr 2012, 18:04
I feel the same way. This is probably the best weight loss - tracking and support site.
btw welcome!

Joined: Mar 12
Posts: 119

Posted: 27 Apr 2012, 18:25
Yes welcome to the site, I am still fairly new here and am finding the site to be perfect for what I need. It is a real eye opener to see exactly what we are eating and drinking! I find that if I enter in my foods ahead of time, its stops me from eating anything else. This is a lifesaver for those dreaded nightimes binges! Good luck to you!
If you have the right mindset then nothing can stop you from reaching your goals! Nothing tastes as good as skinny feels!

Joined: May 11
Posts: 382

Posted: 27 Apr 2012, 22:18
I've been using fs since last June and I love it! I love the interaction I have with others who are doing the same thing that I'm doing. Trying to change their life. We have the same ups and downs, eat too much, not moving enough, struggle with self esteem and motivation and the list goes on. With the forums you have the opportunity to poll the world of fs with their opinions or debate topics. And it keeps my diet in check. Love love love it!!! My buddies are the best too. The journaling is almost therapeutic for me. I try and do one every day and I also try and read my buddies everyday.


Joined: Apr 12
Posts: 1

Posted: 28 Apr 2012, 05:50
I've only been here since Thursday and its changed my life. I've been trying to lose weight for a long time and with fs, I've realised I hold myself accountable everytime. When I see the calorie count, I really need to up my protein intake. I don't have any buddies though on fs.=(

Joined: Jul 11
Posts: 296

Posted: 28 Apr 2012, 07:43
I found this site at the right time. I was in danger of ending up in a wheelchair so I had the motivation. This has given me the tools to get the job done. Tracking my food has taught me what a good diet should be for me and has kept in line. Before when I tried to lose weight it was either by following some one elses eating plan or just guessing and hoping for the best. Neither one worked for me. There is so much good information in the forums and I love a good debate. Like many people here I'm doing this on my own, no one else in my circle of friends and family is actively trying to lose weight, so my buddies provide the help and encouragement when things aren't going well and help celebrate the victories.

Forum Search
Advanced forum search

Latest Posts

Weigh In Issues
I'm a newby to this site - but certainly not to dieting. However, being in my 50's, things are definately not as easy as they used to be. My issue now is the crazy readings my scales are giving ...
by Eccymum on 08 Oct 15 01:10 PM
New study re: Whole Milk vs Fat free
trim milk for me, now and forever :)
by howzat4u on 08 Oct 15 11:08 AM
Just starting
you should be able to lose 14lb in 6 months easy I would be surprised if you didn't lose a LOT more good luck :)
by howzat4u on 08 Oct 15 10:53 AM
The big day
What is Marmite? Is it gluten free? I have an allergy to gluten.
by PeigiAnn on 08 Oct 15 09:42 AM
What Foods to Avoid When Trying to Lose Weight: What Not to Eat!
Top Ten: What Not to Eat and Not to Drink! Losing weight is always difficult for us mere mortals. However there are a few ways to speed up that weight loss. One way in particular is cutting some foods ...
by losing44 on 08 Oct 15 04:48 AM

Member Tip

average member ranking
by member Ashley2265
This is a good starting point, but you really need an exercise plan to maximize the results. Even if it is just walking. Get moving!
04 Jul 13 for diet Weight Watchers