Start Weight:(30 Jun 13) 162.0 lb
Current Weight:(20 Sep 15) 178.0 lb
Goal Weight:132.0 lb
following: BuffyBear's own diet
performance: gaining 0.3 lb a week

61 year old Grandmother still working full time job as the Office Manager of a construction company.

For 2015 I am trying out the combination of 16:8 IF and modified low carb. I have spent years battling my weight without ever reaching my goal. This year will be different!

FatSecret member since: 04 Feb 11

BuffyBear's Weight History

BuffyBear's Latest Member Challenges

  The 14 Day Squat Challenge
status: Completed
ended: 28 Jul 14
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  5lb Valentine Flush
status: Completed
ended: 12 Feb 14
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BuffyBear's Buddies

Online now gingin40
last weighin: losing 1.4 lb a week Down
Online now John10251
last weighin: gaining 0.1 lb a week Up
Online now Draglist
last weighin: losing 9.8 lb a week Down
Online now CatHerder
last weighin: losing 0.2 lb a week Down

BuffyBear's Cookbook

cals: 257kcal | fat: 13.89g | carbs: 18.69g | prot: 13.48g
Quinoa Mediterranean Salad
Sensational quinoa with spinach, red onion, kalamata olives, fat free feta, roasted tomatoes and tofu.
cals: 342kcal | fat: 16.26g | carbs: 17.63g | prot: 32.18g
Spicy Greek Stuffed Chicken Breast
Scrumptious chicken breast stuffed with light feta cheese, spiced red peppers and black olives with a light crispy coating.
cals: 452kcal | fat: 21.63g | carbs: 1.61g | prot: 59.69g
Creamy Pesto Philly Chicken
Low carb and easy chicken dish.
cals: 114kcal | fat: 10.07g | carbs: 1.08g | prot: 4.71g
Jalapeno Sausage Poppers
If you like flavorful, spicy food this is a quick and easy snack, that's great for parties.
cals: 92kcal | fat: 4.23g | carbs: 4.15g | prot: 10.29g
Crustless Spinach Pie
A delicious low carb, low calorie alternative.
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BuffyBear's Latest Posts

The Things that Motiivate Us
I had struggled with this in my personal journal this morning. Was focusing on a number on the scale and have discovered that while this may be a goal, it is not motivation. I am going to begin to start visualizing what life would be like at my goal weight.
posted 17 May 2015, 12:42
Carbs... replacement foods
Have you tried the cauliflower recipes like cauliflower rice or twice baked cauliflower (all gooey with sour cream, cheese and bacon bits)?
posted 27 Apr 2015, 13:51
Need a buddy
I am at work but will catch up with you later.

good luck,

posted 10 Apr 2015, 12:50
Adding to Food Diary
When you are on "my Food Diary" - the dinner plate icon, look to the far right - about half way down the page for adding "custom foods". BTW - welcome to Fat Secret!
posted 27 Jan 2015, 17:17
Atkins 40
ebivr - yes, I love getting half a grapefruit in the AM!
posted 26 Jan 2015, 12:08
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BuffyBear's journal

27 August 2015

I will record every single bite of everything I eat today.
on diet BuffyBear's own diet  

24 August 2015

Up a pound from weekend excesses. Nothing that can't be fixed.
on diet BuffyBear's own diet  

BuffyBear's Recent Food & Exercise

BuffyBear's Groups

Silver Foxes
This is for fun. Silver Fox was a fun challenge but anyone is welcome. Geared for women.

low GI Communitty
I want to invite you to join my group if you are in the Low GI Diet. Share recipes, stories, excersise ideas.

The Big Fat Lie - Embracing Fat in your lifestyle
Discussion and support for people interested in the Keto/Ketogenic/Low Carb-High Fat (LCHF) lifestyle.

Health by the Numbers
Our 'numbers geeks' discuss improving health through scientific strategies and tracking results. Don't freak out -- GEEK out!

50's with 10-25 lbs to Lose
50 somethings with 10-25 pounds to lose.

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BuffyBear's Buddies

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