Start Weight:(13 Jun 11) 131.0 lb
Current Weight:(18 Nov 12) 131.0 lb
Goal Weight:120.0 lb
following: carmelly's own diet
performance: gaining 0.1 lb a week

I'm a 25 year old computer programmer working for a small startup in San Francisco. I graduated from college in May '08, went on a fantastic trip to Central America for a month, and moved to a lovely apartment, living without roommates for the first time. I have a wonderful boyfriend who lives several hours away (for now) so we only see each other on weekends.

Everything is finally coming together in my life, and I'm becoming happier with it every day, despite my natural cynical streak. The one thing I feel is still in the way is my weight. So its time to take care of that too!

I just found this site and decided to join because I think my friends are tired of hearing me talk about my diet. I'm already 9 lbs down from my original weight of 152 on April 7th, 2009. I've learned a lot so far and I wanted an outlet for all these new thoughts and feelings.

Start weight on 4/7/09: 152

04/09/09: 151 (-1)
04/16/09: 149 (-2)
04/23/09: 147 (-2)
04/30/09: 143.5 (-3.5, new scale)
05/07/09: 144.3 (+0.8)
05/14/09: 144.7 (+0.4)
05/21/09: 146 (+1.3, eek!)
05/28/09: 143.1 (-2.9, joined FatSecret)
06/04/09: 141.5 (-1.6)
06/11/09: 141 (-0.5)
06/18/09: 139.8 (-1.2, joined YouTube!)

Update: I recently joined the weight loss community on YouTube and started making videos. My username there is Carmelly22. Please check out my channel if you are part of the community, think you may want to start, or would just like to support me there :)

FatSecret member since: 28 May 09

carmelly's Weight History

carmelly's Latest Member Challenges

  Summer Bikini Challenge!
status: Completed
ended: 05 Apr 10
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  10 lbs by July 4, 2009
status: Completed
ended: 04 Jul 09
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carmelly's Buddies

Online now Suzi161
last weighin: steady Steady
not sharing weight
last weighin: losing 3.5 lb a week Down
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carmelly's Cookbook

cals: 93kcal | fat: 4.41g | carbs: 12.47g | prot: 2.73g
Spicy Chinese Cucumber Salad
A refreshing salad that makes a great snack or side dish.
cals: 233kcal | fat: 9.74g | carbs: 11.87g | prot: 23.98g
Maple Balsamic Pork Tenderloin
A sweet and very flavorful pork dish.
cals: 352kcal | fat: 13.44g | carbs: 4.87g | prot: 50.26g
Garlic Soy Pork Chops
A simple recipe that makes delicious, juicy pork chops.
cals: 201kcal | fat: 10.12g | carbs: 14.69g | prot: 13.95g
Curried Turkey Salad
With curry like spices this mouth-watering creamy turkey salad will become a favorite.
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carmelly's journal

24 February 2011

Guess I just had some water retention happening in the last couple of weeks. My weight only started dropping back down yesterday.
on diet carmelly's own diet  losing 3.6 lb a week

04 March 2010

I've been doing so well lately! But now PMS week comes along and completely derails me. It's so frustrating. Let's just hope much of this is water/bloated ...
on diet carmelly's own diet  gaining 1.7 lb a week

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carmelly's Buddies

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