Start Weight:(04 Oct 13) 212.0 lb
Current Weight:(31 Dec 14) 155.3 lb
Goal Weight:135.0 lb
following: Tulipgirl6's own diet
performance: gaining 0.5 lb a week

So I hit the 50 pound milestone! Will my chart ever turn green? I am going for another 10!

I'm going to put my basic plan that I started with down here as a reminder to myself:

Calories: 1450
Carbs: 2-3
Protein: 10
Fruits: 2
Fats: 3
Dairy: 2

As of September I am focusing on strength training, and doing cardio 4x / week! I need to re-focus on my nutrition!

Veggies: Unlimited.
Nuts: 6 walnut halves, or 8 almonds, or 1/4 avocado = free
2 green teas
2 fiber / flax / chia drinks
8-12 water

If you are looking at my food log - I usually don't track my veggies. So if it says eggs - it's probably a fritatta or a panful of veggies with an egg mixed in . .. . .

I have also cut out milk . . . . I have a gluten intolerance, so I cut out out bread and pasta . . . .

FatSecret member since: 04 Oct 13

Tulipgirl6's Weight History

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day 1: Wednesday 01 Apr 15
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Tulipgirl6's Cookbook

cals: 121kcal | fat: 0.27g | carbs: 21.35g | prot: 9.63g
Cauliflower Fried Rice II
A low-carb, delicious fried rice.
cals: 112kcal | fat: 2.21g | carbs: 18.95g | prot: 4.36g
Tuscan Bean and Collard Soup
An easy soup that's colorful, tasty and well balanced.
cals: 35kcal | fat: 0.14g | carbs: 7.43g | prot: 2.77g
Rice-like Cauliflower
A mild tasting cauliflower "rice" dish that's well worth trying.
cals: 107kcal | fat: 9.26g | carbs: 8.57g | prot: 4.32g
Low Carb Cheddar Cheese Biscuits
Flakey cheddar cheese biscuits that are truly scrumptious.
cals: 145kcal | fat: 5.07g | carbs: 21.49g | prot: 5.00g
Indian Spiced Roasted Vegetables
Roasted cauliflower, potatoes and peas with an Indian flair.
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Tulipgirl6's Latest Posts

My first day
You can do it! It just needs incredible planning; try to keep low on foods that don't have much value - like processed foods - breads, anything with SUGAR - (you might experience sugar withdrawal). Use healthy natural fats like avocado and nuts olives while you're making this transition. Eat your veggies - the real ones green leafy ones you can tolerate. I keep trying Kale and other things, but I just don't like them. Arugula and good lettuce are my staples. Boring but it works. Try mixing 1/4 teaspoon of pure baking soda in water. This alkalizes your body; you can add a spritz of lemon to it; it tastes reasonably good and helps too! You can also try just pure fiber to help feel full. Psyllium husk, flax seeds, cinnamon, I buy a mix from my x-nutritionist but this helped me like magic when I started. YOU CAN DO IT!
posted 02 Jan 2015, 14:50
My first day
1200 / day requires a lot of planning; try drinking 3 liters of water / day! lots of great tips on coach calorie!
posted 01 Jan 2015, 20:41
My Journey to Suceed
hi chatterbox; don't be afraid to let it all out here! people will really support you and help this journey! it's all about veggies! all "diets" have VEGGIES in common! are you working with a nutritionist? I follow coachcalorie.com a great website with very informative articles!
posted 01 Jan 2015, 20:32
neither!!! sugar is sugar and even sweet n low messes up your insulin response in the long run! if you haaaaave to have stevia!
posted 01 Jan 2015, 20:30
Working out on a low carb diet
this is very interesting donmur! are you on a ketogenic diet? how many carbs / day do you eat?
posted 09 Sep 2014, 15:00
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