dannisidhe

Start Weight:(17 Feb 09) 256.0 lb
Current Weight:(29 Dec 09) 248.0 lb
Goal Weight:160.0 lb
following: dannisidhe's own diet
performance: losing 0.2 lb a week

I've been overweight my whole adult life and only recently realized that I really was not overweight as a teenager. That sounds weird, I'm sure. But, I looked at pictures of myself from when I was a teen and realized that this whole time I've had a messed up mental imgage of what I really look like. So, with this knowledge in hand... I'm trudging forward. I'm an emotional eater. But, awareness is the key.

I'm a 30-something girl looking to finally find her enter and outer self. I work, go to college, and am trying to start a business with my boyfriend. I'm a big fan of music, art, and travel. I also love to make new friends!

I joined this website to help me monitor my calories and WW points, so I can work on losing weight. But, I have some underlying health issues I hope to avoid or make better by weight loss. Diabetes runs rampit in my family, and I don't want it. I got a wake up call a few months ago when my Dad and Sister were both diagnosed within a week of each other. This made me more aware of the sugar I eat, from there I decided enough was enough and started working on getting my mental self ready for this challenge. I will succed. :)

Life is all about change. Why not make some good little changes to make the big picture great?

FatSecret member since: 17 Feb 09

dannisidhe's Weight History


dannisidhe's Latest Member Challenges

95
  Wii Would Like to Play!
status: Completed
ended: 11 May 09
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77
  Weight Watcher Boot Camp for Walkers
status: Completed
ended: 02 Mar 09
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dannisidhe's Cookbook

cals: 99kcal | fat: 3.68g | carbs: 14.88g | prot: 1.49g
Polenta Sticks
These sticks are so yummy - it doesn't make any sense.
cals: 67kcal | fat: 1.81g | carbs: 9.84g | prot: 2.30g
Oriental Bean Salad
Delicious bean salad with a light oriental dressing.
cals: 189kcal | fat: 13.58g | carbs: 4.63g | prot: 3.26g
Garlic Simmer Sauce
Great for stir-fry.
cals: 528kcal | fat: 20.09g | carbs: 72.18g | prot: 20.39g
Vegan Pad Thai
Pad Thai vegan style.
cals: 359kcal | fat: 34.18g | carbs: 7.14g | prot: 7.92g
Green Beans Alfredo
An Atkins low-carb side inspired by a pasta favorite.
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27 April 2009

So, for years I've thought, "There has to be something wrong with me." I've tried and tried and made huge healthy choices my whole life. I never un ...
on diet dannisidhe's own diet  

30 March 2009

I've been sick the last couple weeks and not paying attention, and laying around because I had too. Sigh. Now I'm better, so I'm up and at it again. ...
on diet dannisidhe's own diet  gaining 0.7 lb a week

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