desiree717

Start Weight:(14 Feb 12) 242.0 lb
Current Weight:(25 Oct 13) 219.4 lb
Goal Weight:165.0 lb
following: Calorie Count
performance: losing 0.7 lb a week

Well, like most I have been overweight since middle school. Never really cared about being overweight after having three children. My husband was fine with the way I looked and I was comfortable...but not happy. I guess I decided to try South Beach about 2 years ago after a friend suggested it. I was never really a "diet" type person but she needed someone to do it with her so I figured at least I 'll be there for moral support. Won't really stick to it unless she's around. To my surprise, even after cheating a few times, I had lost 14lbs in 2 weeks. I then went on to lose about 16 or so more pounds then ending pregnant with number 4. So now, after 11 months, i started again.

Well that was a year ago and here I am again. Now as a single parent and much heavier than before. I am getting this gravy train moving again without the gravy!

FatSecret member since: 05 Jan 07

desiree717's Weight History


desiree717's Buddies

chels21
last weighin: losing 1.6 lb a week Down
 
pkreations
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cath917
last weighin: losing 1.5 lb a week Down
 
77SUDelta
last weighin: gaining 1.4 lb a week Up


desiree717's Cookbook

cals: 229kcal | fat: 14.02g | carbs: 1.46g | prot: 23.54g
Jalapeno Pepper Jack Stuffed Chicken Breast
A quick and delicious chicken breast dish that comes with a kick.
cals: 302kcal | fat: 10.99g | carbs: 28.72g | prot: 22.42g
Chicken Soft Tacos
A great recipe for celebrations such as advancing to Phase 2 of South Beach!
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desiree717's journal

01 October 2013

I'm back on the wagon! Gotta get this weight off. I want to be healthy!
on diet Calorie Count  losing 0.0 lb a week

17 July 2012

Headed to Zumba!
on diet Calorie Count  gaining 0.4 lb a week

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30's with 50-100 lbs to Lose
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For people on the South Beach Diet that just want to share ideas.

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