Diabetic Dianne's Journal, 10 April 2013

Today is a new day. Today is a new day! I am going to be better. I seem to have a problem with eating too few calories now that I am a diabetic, I don't think it is healthy to not eat at least 1200 calories a day, but now that I eat small meals every 2 hours, I just don't seem to have the appetite for all that food. I am eating much better and I think that if I was eating refined carbs instead of complex carbs, I would be at or just above my calorie goal of 1400, but because I am eating the complex carbs, I constantly feel full and have to force myself to eat most of what I manage to get into me. Add on top of the the 10 glasses of water each day and it's a wonder I can get any food in at all. I wonder if everyone else feels full after a glass of water? Maybe it is just me? I know that I am going to be better today. I will eat more calories than yesterday, and they will all be healthy calories. I will test my blood sugar 3 times today, and I will drink my 10 glasses ( make that 7 now..lol) of water. I will be better today!

Diet Calendar Entry for 10 April 2013:
1230 kcal Fat: 61.67g | Prot: 75.39g | Carb: 92.66g.   Breakfast: Egg, Nonfat Fruit Variety Yogurt (Sweetened with Low Calorie Sweetener). Lunch: 365 Organic Almond Milk - Unsweetened, Nature's Path Organic Crunchy Vanilla Sunrise. Dinner: Grimmway Farms Baby Carrots, Pork Chops or Roasts (Sirloin, Bone-In), Kraft Calorie Wise Greek with Feta and Oregano Dressing, Lettuce Salad with Assorted Vegetables, Baked Sweetpotato (Peel Eaten). Snacks/Other: Market Basket Mozzarella String Cheese, Market Basket Mozzarella String Cheese. more...


One day at a time Dianne. You have to see what works for you. Your body will let you know what it wants. But keep up the good work. I'm pulling for you!! 
10 Apr 13 by member: FeliciaP
I agree. Everybody is different. What works for one doesn't always work for someone else. Your body will tell you what it wants and when. You are in a transition period. Change takes time. Be patient, you already have made the most important step. You started. 
10 Apr 13 by member: Kathy Vanish
Girls, you are the best!!! 
11 Apr 13 by member: Diabetic Dianne


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