Joined November 2012
Weight History

Start Weight
197.0 lb
Lost so far: 4.0 lb

Current Weight
193.0 lb
Performance: Steady

Goal Weight
190.0 lb
Still to go: 3.0 lb

brettthibault's Weight History


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last weighin: gaining 0.3 lb a week Up
last weighin: steady Steady
last weighin: losing 0.5 lb a week Down

brettthibault's Cookbook

cals: 111kcal | fat: 7.16g | carbs: 11.21g | prot: 2.33g
Tabbouleh Salad II
Salad using bulgur and parsley.
cals: 23kcal | fat: 0.16g | carbs: 5.02g | prot: 1.00g
Cabbage and Tomato Soup
A fat free soup that is perfect for anyone counting calories.
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brettthibault's Latest Posts

Need ideas for more PROTEIN please!
Whey protein: the shake mix I use is 1.5g total fat, 9g carbohydrates and 30g protein per 42g scoop.

From my experience,and at the risk of confusing via simplification, lowering carbohydrate intake lowers available glycogen and increases production of ketones, which leads to blubber loss--as long as dietary fat intake is sufficient. This is because too much protein will be converted to glycogen if there's not enough dietary fat to maintain production of ketones. Here's a link with a more in depth explanation:
posted 25 Feb 2014, 11:38
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16 May 2017

Despite only having gained 4 lbs on the scale over the winter/spring,I feel like I'm 10 lbs overweight. I must have gained bulk from increasing my usual ...

31 January 2017

Three weeks since restarting documentation on site. Thought scale malfunctioned because no indication of weight loss given deficit between intake and ...

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