Joined February 2010
Weight History

Start Weight
163.0 lb
Lost so far: 15.0 lb

Current Weight
148.0 lb
Performance: losing 0.7 lb a week

Goal Weight
140.0 lb
Still to go: 8.0 lb
I'm not new to FatSecret, but have not been active for over a year. I'm back because my weight creeped up and so did my cholesterol and tri-glicerides. Don't want to be on any more meds, so it's back to Atkins life for me. I really do feel better when I eat that way, and want to be healthy for a long time to come. My goal is to be 145 lbs. When I started again in May 2011, I was 185, down to 164 right now and enjoy reading others posts on their own journeys. I'm married, 2 grown sons, retired from the U. S. Navy and full time office manager at a large area hospital.

OakGroveRW's Weight History

OakGroveRW's Latest Member Challenges

  Stop drinking soda for a month
status: Completed
ended: 05 Apr 10
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last weighin: losing 1.0 lb a week Down
on diet Yoli
last weighin: losing 3.6 lb a week Down
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OakGroveRW's Cookbook

cals: 52kcal | fat: 0.33g | carbs: 11.74g | prot: 2.23g
Vegetable Soup
A vegetable soup packed with delicious, healthy veggies.
cals: 242kcal | fat: 18.66g | carbs: 10.59g | prot: 10.09g
Cauliflower Fried Rice
Grated cauliflower instead of rice is both delicious and low carb.
cals: 292kcal | fat: 22.66g | carbs: 21.20g | prot: 5.50g
Tomato Basil Soup
Skip the can and make this tasty homemade tomato basil soup.
cals: 64kcal | fat: 3.80g | carbs: 7.37g | prot: 1.22g
Asian Slaw
A spicy Asian coleslaw that's great for summer.
cals: 117kcal | fat: 1.01g | carbs: 12.45g | prot: 16.22g
Asian-style Chicken Salad
Simple chicken salad with an Asian twist.
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OakGroveRW's Latest Posts

Looking for a low carb frosting reicpe
Hi fellow low carbers, I am looking for a low carb/sugar free frosting or glaze recipe. I found a really cute halloween muffin pan and I want to make Low Carb petit fours and need a LC frosting. Any out there?
posted 29 Sep 2013, 14:50
best breakfast?
Try the book: Atkins Diet for Induction Phase recipes and menu plans. Has some great breakfast ideas. Yum!!
posted 09 Jul 2013, 23:06
What's your favorite yummy low cal snack?
I like fat free cottage cheese with equal amount fat free yogurt. Or celery sticks with a little low fat/light cream cheese.
posted 17 Dec 2011, 23:04
Hi, not so new here.
Been on this site off and on over a year. Doing the Awesome Atkins Induction Challenge. Progress at last.
posted 01 Dec 2011, 20:49
Atkins Awesome Induction Challenge updates?
How are other challengers doing on this? Had a bad day yesterday, but back on track today and feeling good today. -5 lbs in the first week of the challenge.Very Happy
posted 30 Nov 2011, 23:28
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16 November 2013

My weight loss is slowing down to about a pound a week. I guess that's okay because I am doing more exercise and my measurements are still decreasing. ...
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01 November 2013

Doing ok still. Stopped logging my food in my home journal for a couple weeks and feels good to be actively doing it again. No weight changes for the ...
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