Start Weight:(19 Jul 13) 321.0 lb
Current Weight:(19 Jul 13) 321.0 lb
Goal Weight:150.0 lb
following: Joy1228ce's own diet
performance: gaining 0.7 lb a week

My name is Joyce and I'm from Ft. Worth, Tx. I have been overweight my entire life and I'm tired of letting it hold me back from following my dreams. My goal is to be in the best shape of my life.

FatSecret member since: 04 Apr 13

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  Run/Walk/Jog to a Healthier You
status: Completed
ended: 08 Jul 13
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Carb Tracker for Gina
on diet Atkins
last weighin: losing 0.1 lb a week Down
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last weighin: losing 0.4 lb a week Down
on diet Atkins
last weighin: losing 1.0 lb a week Down
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I left you a comment under my post be sure to read it. I also forgot to mention that you should eat a lot of protein at least 3 to 6oz. at every meal, this will keep you from getting hungry.
posted 07 Apr 2013, 14:20
Hello! 8 weeks in
Hi Gina,
I'm glad I was able to help you. I am now figuring out how to add my own recipes. I am totally loving the way this site works. Now all I have to do is look up my recipe and pop it in my logs.
I'm sorry to hear your ticker is broken. I'm not sure really what that is. Does it have something to do with notifications?
I am looking forward to getting to know you!

posted 07 Apr 2013, 13:55
high energy level
Congrats! 2 pant sizes is an awesome achievement. Good news on the decreased pain level. You are doing really well.
posted 06 Apr 2013, 22:29
How Often Do you weigh yourself?
I weigh my self every day when I first wake up. I only record my lows. I like the feeling of being in control of what I put into my mouth and I see weighing myself daily as learning how different foods effect my body. I don't get bummed out over the fluctuations. So long as I feel good and see overall losses for the week I'm happy.

posted 06 Apr 2013, 16:24
Hello! 8 weeks in
Hey Brytize, It's nice to see some one familiar. I'm still learning too. What I do is add item to lets say breakfast, the window pops up and I type the brand name first and then the item I'm looking for. If it's not there at the bottom of the selections is a button that says something like add this item. Hit that button and just fill out the form that pops up. It's real simple just copy the nutrition facts straight from your product. And then save it. After you save it a nutritional fact sheet pops up about the item you just saved. On the right side of your screen you should see a column and it will ask you did you want to add this item to your meal plan and just hit the yes button and it adds it to your meal plan. It remembers the foods that you eat so the next time you want to record what you eat you just check the box and hit add item. I like it a lot better than the Atkins site and it looks like it gives more accurate amounts of your carb intake. I have found so far that I could be squeezing in more carbs if I wanted to. Hope this helps.

Hey Sassy,
Thank you for the words of encouragement. And congratulations on meeting and maintaining your goal. That is a major accomplishment. I keep dreaming of being able to do the things that my weight kept me from doing. I totally understand about not having the confidence to do things. I commend you for following your dreams and going back to school. I wish the best of luck with your internship and much success with your career.

posted 06 Apr 2013, 16:16
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20 April 2013

I didn't get to go to the gym. Cookie needs constant care around the clock. Poor thing is really having a rough time of it.
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19 April 2013

Today was the first day back on Atkins and it went really well. I do have a slight head ache but that is to be expected. So glad to be home and everyone ...
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