Joined September 2009
Weight History

Start Weight
225.0 lb
Lost so far: 27.0 lb

Current Weight
198.0 lb
Performance: losing 0.6 lb a week

Goal Weight
180.0 lb
Still to go: 18.0 lb
I have always been overweight and while I have realized that size has nothing to do with beauty, I am not totally satisfied with myself. I don't mind being big but I really need to be healthy. (Oh... and a flat stomach <- a NECESSITY)

Recently I was diagnosed with two illnesses (nothing major) which could lead to weight gain, diabetes, heart attacks etc. (things which could be worsened by poor diets).

I believe these are wake up calls... and I am ready to wake up.

I decided that I want to lose weight in stages rather than setting one major weight loss. My first goal is 200lbs by October 25th. When I reach my 200lbs, I'm gonna party like there's no tomorrow... lol. THEN, 185lbs by December 31st.

My ultimate goal is 160lbs, but I think it is sometimes daunting when it seems what you are working towards is out of reach. "You gotta walk before you can run."

SimShizzle's Weight History

SimShizzle's Latest Member Challenges

  fizzy drinks for a month
status: Completed
ended: 29 Sep 10
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  No More Quitting!!!
status: Completed
ended: 22 Nov 10
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Michelle Marie
last weighin: gaining 0.0 lb a week Up
last weighin: gaining 0.3 lb a week Up
last weighin: gaining 0.1 lb a week Up
last weighin: losing 0.3 lb a week Down

SimShizzle's Cookbook

cals: 186kcal | fat: 2.70g | carbs: 20.95g | prot: 19.28g
Tuna Vegetable Salad with Cheesy Dressing
A heavenly good low calorie tasty tuna salad.
cals: 89kcal | fat: 3.20g | carbs: 3.63g | prot: 11.62g
Crispy Chicken Strips
Forget fast food chicken nuggets and try these yummy and healthy baked chicken strips.
cals: 12kcal | fat: 0.00g | carbs: 2.73g | prot: 0.05g
Iced Green Tea
A delicious refreshing summer drink.
cals: 68kcal | fat: 0.25g | carbs: 18.05g | prot: 0.41g
Baked Apples
An easy and healthy way to enjoy baked apples.
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SimShizzle's Latest Posts

Does just walking 30min a day do it?
i think it will depend on your height and weight, as well as how fast you are walking. you can go to the fitness section and see how many calories you would burn doing those activities.

good luck
posted 27 Sep 2009, 21:31
Calories Burned not showing.
HELP... I updated my exercise information for today and yesterday and ticked 'these are all my exercises'. Why aren't my total calories burned coming up???

posted 26 Sep 2009, 22:01
Brilliant Idea
So I always join these diet sites and use them for a couple days before forgetting about the site and quitting my diet.

This time around, it is more than just me going on a diet... I am really trying to change my lifestyle plus I really dig this site Cool (lol... who still says dig... lol i dug that...) Anyway, back to my point...

This time I had the brilliant idea to make my home page. How can I forget something that is right there in my face?? Well, I'm still at the beginning so I dont know if it will work but I just thought I'd share my BRILLIANT IDEA Bad Grin .

Have a great day everyone. Smile
posted 26 Sep 2009, 11:46
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