mamamc7's Journal, 17 November 2017

🙈☹️ I was making the kids quesadillas and sausages for lunch... after cutting up three piping hot cheesy ooey gooey-ness I couldn’t help it, I ate a quarter of one... but didn’t think one slice would have so many carbs... 7carb mistake... 😩😩😩 looks like dinner has to be zero carbs 😱I haven’t had a corn tortilla in over two months and it honestly wasn’t worth it.

Note to self: it has never been worth it to “cheat”, so don’t even think about it again...

Diet Calendar Entry for 17 November 2017:
715 kcal Fat: 43.00g | Prot: 61.00g | Carb: 21.50g.   Lunch: Guerrero Corn Tortillas (33g), Tillamook Medium Cheddar Cheese Sliced, Lucerne Monterey Jack Cheese, Aidells Pineapple & Bacon Smoked Chicken Sausage. Dinner: Foster Farms Organic Chicken Breast, Laughing Cow Mini Babybel Gouda Semisoft Cheese, Tapatio Hot Sauce. more...
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Yes!! That's how I have been feeling toward my old favorites- not worth it! 
17 Nov 17 by member: LauraJayLive
@LauraJayLive seriously is was disappointing and now I have to deal with the consequences 😩 
17 Nov 17 by member: mamamc7
That's OK. Sometimes we just need a little reminder. Be proud of yourself that you know and are able to compensate at dinner. You're doing great! 
17 Nov 17 by member: meli1028
There is nothing like cheating with something that doesn't taste good enough to justify the calories. 
17 Nov 17 by member: Charades Ashanti
Oh Mamamc thats okay. I really have it easy I give you a lot of credit having to Cook for everyone! I just have my SO and he has to make his own! 
17 Nov 17 by member: 8Patty
i want the kitchenaid veggie sheet cutter for Christmas this year. it looks like it would be good for making things like lasagne, maybe a thin quesadilla type snack, and maybe a veggie pizza. does anyone have one and does it fill that gap? i think we all know everything tastes better with cheese already - even veggies masquerading as tortillas! 
17 Nov 17 by member: Katsolo
@katsolo I am getting that for Christmas!!! I got the spiralizer for Mother’s Day and I love it. I imagine the sheet slicer will come in very handy!!! 
17 Nov 17 by member: mamamc7
yum! 
17 Nov 17 by member: Cindy Lee Ritchie
Over time cutting carbs isn't good for you at all. There have been accounts of death due to a keto diet. Make sure your doctor knows about this and is taking your blood.  
17 Nov 17 by member: 247405
I enjoy the smell of food and I will remind myself it's just another weight gaining avenue so don't go there. And it works. With kids it's hard So keep telling yourself no no no it's not worth it. Good job. 
17 Nov 17 by member: Womanstrong
Doesn't sound like it will matter all that much. 7 carbs? I guess my perspective is different since I am still dealing with eating the majority of a bag of Ruffles potato chips over 2 days! I bet it doesn't hurt you. 
17 Nov 17 by member: Fritzy 22
meant to say it WON'T matter that much.  
17 Nov 17 by member: Fritzy 22
My downfall is the red wine. 
17 Nov 17 by member: heidiwl
There are low carb tortillas out there. Mission make 2 sizes. Fiber is fantastic and net carbs low. I try to keep some in the freezer for the Quesadilla lunches with my grands. You'll be just fine on 7 carbs... 
17 Nov 17 by member: Horseshu1
Don't know if you are counting only total carbs or net carbs (which you can track in your settings). You can track net carbs, but in the RDI and calendars the TOTAL carbs are only counted. 
17 Nov 17 by member: Horseshu1
@horseshu1 I haven’t found low carb corn tortillas in my area. I will have to search amazon/thrive. I have to be on a strict gluten free diet, and a lot of low carb are whole wheat ☹️ I track net carbs. @fritzy My sausages I ate today we already my “high carb” food of the day, coming in at 13.5 😱 so that 1/2 a tortilla threw me over my goal. Oops. But I have a super busy weekend ahead, I know I will burn extra calories and get some exercise in!! 
17 Nov 17 by member: mamamc7
@womanstrong I sometimes just smell their treats before I give them to them 🤣 because as much as I want them, I know I don’t really. Also my taste buds have changed, even some fruits are just way too sweet for me! 
17 Nov 17 by member: mamamc7
Yes! That’s so funny. I had an inexpensive spiralizer but it broke. Maybe I’ll start watching for it on sale now as it could make the holidays much more tolerable. Sheets vs. spirals. Hmmmm.  
17 Nov 17 by member: Katsolo
@Mamamc7 you always do so well I would not beat yourself up for it :) you are seriously one of my inspirations on this site!! I want one of those for Christmas now too..lol 
17 Nov 17 by member: cherik1
It is hard when we have kids. I feel my habits my kids are now doing. They do see me changing so I hope they start to reach for more if the veggies and fruit! 
17 Nov 17 by member: sprtmm

     
 

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