Kimkins


 Summary:

I must limit carbs and sugar intake to control cravings.
Eating low carb, moderate fat, and adequate protein are what I need to do to maintain this weight.

I am still in the learning phase of maintaining, so I can not give much info to others regarding menus at this time.

(Tana's food tips)

 Foods you can have

Breads, Grains, Cereals, Pasta, Rice
Meat and Fish
Fruit and Fruit Juices
Vegetables and Legumes (e.g. Beans)
Dairy Products - Milk, Cheese, etc
Eggs and Egg Substitutes
Nuts and Seeds
Fats and Oils
Herbs, Spices, Sauces
Beverages
Others, Snacks, Sweets, etc

Not OK
Unfavorable
Moderation
OK
Favorable

Recent Activity for Kimkins

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 How To Follow Kimkins:

I can not advise, my situation is not typical. I am unable to exercise alot due to a disability. The only thing I can say is that using Fitday.com is an essential to being successful in losing weight.
     
  by member Tana
I will be 62 this year. Married, with 3 grown children and 13 grands.
member since: 23 May 07
 

More Kimkins Info


Recent Recipes

FatSecret members recently rated these recipes for Kimkins:
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Broccoli Almond Salad
A yummy salad that is quick, easy to make and oh so good.
cals: 219kcal | fat: 17.04g | carbs: 12.73g | prot: 5.29g
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Deviled Eggs
Delicious for a picnic, lunch or dinner or to keep in the fridge for a snack.
cals: 325kcal | fat: 23.50g | carbs: 8.21g | prot: 19.33g
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Crockpot Chicken and Lentils
A very satisfying and rewarding dish that is worth starting the night before with delicious flavors, low fat, ...
cals: 367kcal | fat: 12.93g | carbs: 29.90g | prot: 32.76g
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Bacon and Potato Soup
A great, very flavorful soup for all year round.
cals: 265kcal | fat: 11.73g | carbs: 28.26g | prot: 11.97g
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Mexican Fried Chicken
Great variety and tastes great too.
cals: 216kcal | fat: 1.80g | carbs: 17.94g | prot: 30.20g
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Tana's top tips

1.Carbs 40-60
2.Protein 65
3.Calories 1400-1600
4.Moderate Fat

About / History

I started in June of 2006 with Atkins, then switched to the Kimkins plan to lose faster. By November when I reached the 160's, I added more fat back(more 72 Atkins style) and continued until April 2006 to reach my 100 pound loss and weight of 129.

     
  Why choose "Kimkins"?
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