Joined October 2011
Weight History

Start Weight
262.4 lb
Lost so far: 0 lb

Current Weight
262.4 lb
Performance: losing 0.8 lb a week

Goal Weight
198.4 lb
Still to go: 63.9 lb
Hi, I have always been overweight and in my 20s decided to have my stomach stapled which was very successful, too successful and 10 years after that I weighed only 42kilos (and I am not a tiny person) and was hospitalised where they removed the staples and I have been putting on weight every since that. I have tried all the other diets but I love Atkins and I did do it a few years ago, lost quite a bit, then family disaster and you know the rest.

We have had a destructive earthquake this year in our lovely city and I have been eating(and drinking) my way around the stress.

But no more!

I have a loving husband and 2 mini schnauzers who I adore, great job and thankfully my house is still standing. So now I am back on track and loving it!

mini goal - 108 kilos by Xmas
mini goal - 104 27/1/12
mini goal - <100 24/2/12

end goal - 90 kilos by 1/5/12
prize = trip to sydney with hubby.

Carom2's Weight History

Carom2's Latest Member Challenges

  Body, mind and soul in balance - BMI < 25
status: Completed
ended: 19 May 14
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status: Completed
ended: 19 Nov 12
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on diet My own diet
last weighin: losing 0.3 lb a week Down
last weighin: losing 0.2 lb a week Down
on diet Atkins
last weighin: gaining 1.4 lb a week Up
Cage SC
on diet Atkins
last weighin: steady Steady

Carom2's Cookbook

cals: 189kcal | fat: 16.34g | carbs: 8.50g | prot: 7.79g
Flourless Chocolate Cake
A decadent, guilt free chocolate cake without flour or sugar.
cals: 164kcal | fat: 9.00g | carbs: 0.69g | prot: 20.03g
Chicken Burgers
A lower fat alternative to hamburgers, with next to no carbs.
cals: 182kcal | fat: 11.85g | carbs: 4.67g | prot: 14.30g
Cauliflower Lasagna
A low carb, no pasta lasagna.
cals: 452kcal | fat: 28.16g | carbs: 2.39g | prot: 44.98g
Chicken in Liptauer Sauce
For a low carb dinner serve with side of vegetables and a tossed salad.
cals: 351kcal | fat: 20.52g | carbs: 4.84g | prot: 35.85g
Garlic and Ginger Beef Curry
A great low carb beef curry that's replete with traditional flavors.
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posted 16 Feb 2015, 14:23
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04 March 2015

Feeling annoyed. I have lost 1 kilo over a month. I have been fairly good with my calories and going to the gym 4 times a week and walking 1/2 with dogs ...
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22 February 2015

Yay! the mum/hospital trauma is over. She came out surgery well and today she goes home. I feel like I can focus again. I had a good day yesterday but ...
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