brittanylevesque

Start Weight:(04 Jan 12) 183.0 lb
Current Weight:(06 Oct 12) 167.0 lb
Goal Weight:142.0 lb
following: Atkins
performance: losing 1.0 lb a week

I'm 45, celebrating my 29th anniversary in 5 days! My husband is awesome, supportive in every way! I have 2 grown boys, 25 and 28, with 3 grandchildren, 2 girls and a boy--and they are a handful LOL! I live 1/2 mile from Lake Texoma on the Oklahoma side. We moved here in 2006 and I love it!

Ummm, what else? I was born in Fort Worth, TX and spent most my youth in Weatherford (TX)...after I got married, we moved around a bit - spent some time in Plano, Dallas, Richardson, then back to Fort Worth for about 7 years.

I have a very close-knit group of family and friends that I don't know what I'd do without--we like to hang out around the bonfire at the beach! It's not unusual for me to have 10+ people staying at my 1 bedroom house LOL!

Finally, I have a few health issues; I've been disabled since 2005 with pbc, fibromyalgia, ra, lupus and chronic insomnia...you might find me here at 3 in the afternoon just as often as you see me at 3 in the morning!

FatSecret member since: 04 Jan 12

brittanylevesque's Weight History


brittanylevesque's Latest Member Challenges

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  Dog Walking, For Both of You!
status: Completed
ended: 17 Feb 12
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  Lose 2 pounds this week
status: Completed
ended: 11 Jan 12
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brittanylevesque's Buddies

DarleneW101
on diet Atkins
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Hope4Health
on diet Atkins
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yduj57
last weighin: losing 0.7 lb a week Down
 
rksoup
last weighin: steady Steady


brittanylevesque's Cookbook

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: 83kcal | fat: 4.08g | carbs: 4.94g | prot: 6.55g
Traditional Egg Drop Soup
A low calorie, low fat and low carb delicious soup.
cals: 177kcal | fat: 8.21g | carbs: 17.46g | prot: 10.26g
Grilled Stuffed Zucchini
Great tasting cheesy zucchini boats.
cals: 434kcal | fat: 38.93g | carbs: 17.39g | prot: 9.15g
Creamy Mushroom Soup
For those on a low carb diet who miss their creamy mushroom soups, look no further.
cals: 182kcal | fat: 11.85g | carbs: 4.67g | prot: 14.30g
Cauliflower Lasagna
A low carb, no pasta lasagna.
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brittanylevesque's Latest Posts

Rehad Diet book
Wow Mike! That's awesome! I've recently decided that I needed to cut out the "bad" carbs so I'm following the Atkins diet. So far, so good!
posted 13 Jan 2012, 09:51
Sugar Free Sheila
Olivia, what site? Fudge sounds really wonderful right now!
posted 13 Jan 2012, 09:49
Lunch out today
What's wrong with their Ranch? Pretty sure they have an Italian dressing too. Both those are approved as long as they don't go above 2 nc. Subway is pretty much my go-to place to eat if I'm out and about. Do you have some other places in mind?
posted 12 Jan 2012, 05:22
Share your tips for getting the water in!
NCNOLE wrote:
For those who don't like the taste of water, my point-blank suggestion is to get over it. (Sorry to be blunt, but you are an adult) I am not directing this at anyone individual - just all those who can't stand water.) Dehydration usually = water retention = weight gain on the scale).


Well said NCNOLE! As soon as I get up, I fill up my 24 oz cup with tap water--as long as I have at least 3 of those a day, I'm good. Since I drink a full glass before each meal, I'm pretty much golden LOL! It helps curb my appetite too which is a bonus. Very Happy
posted 12 Jan 2012, 05:08
HELP! - How to enter a portion of a large meal???
Lisakp71, Is there any way to change it back? I've already shared one recipe, now I can't seem to add another without sharing it...

Brittany
posted 11 Jan 2012, 18:39
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15 December 2012

It's been a very busy and stressful few months. Hubby is embarking on a new career in truck driving; my son has been incarcerated; my grandkids are being ...
on diet Atkins  

15 August 2012

Tired. Still having a hard time at night with the munchies. I'm home alone more often than not--it's tough!
on diet Atkins  losing 2.1 lb a week

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Atkins recipe share!!
For all us Atkinsers out there...let's share some of our best and favorite recipes! :-)

Induction phase on Atkins
Atkins Induction,(phase 1), helping each other with questions, challenges, successes, etc.

New Me for 2012
Atkins Dieters who can chat on a daily basis (all comments inside the Atkins Ladies Meeting Room.

Doing Atkins the RIGHT way
Come in and learn about a healthy way to lose weight and keep it off!! Learn about Atkins the right way.

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