Start Weight:(13 Aug 13) 168.8 lb
Current Weight:(19 Jul 16) 191.4 lb
Goal Weight:150.0 lb
following: dobbydog's own diet
performance: gaining 0.6 lb a week

I'm a 41 yr old working mom of two boys ages 11 and 14. I've always enjoyed running to relieve stress and although I've always felt like I could stand to lose a few lbs, I never really had to worry too much about my weight until the last five years. After a stressful divorce and getting down to 133lbs I've now remarried to a great cook who makes me very happy... hence the 165lbs on the scale I suppose. One of the things we love to do together is workout - whether it be running trails, going to the gym or taking a power walk on the beach so we are aligned there, but seem to have a hard time being consistent. I feel like I went from 145 to 155 to 165 in NO TIME at all and it's scaring the crap outta me quite frankly. I'm hoping that by tracking everything I can get back down to where I'm feeling healthier and I'm looking for buddies to share ideas along the way.

waist : 32
hips: 42
thigh: 25
arm: 11.5
neck: 14

Weight: 166
BMI: 27.6

FatSecret member since: 02 Mar 11

dobbydog's Weight History

dobbydog's Latest Member Challenges

  Swimming or running 3 times a week!
status: Completed
ended: 13 Jun 11
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dobbydog's Cookbook

cals: 227kcal | fat: 20.25g | carbs: 8.91g | prot: 6.01g
Parmesan Asparagus
A yummy dish that will surprise those who don't like vegetables and even asparagus.
cals: 242kcal | fat: 18.66g | carbs: 10.59g | prot: 10.09g
Cauliflower Fried Rice
Grated cauliflower instead of rice is both delicious and low carb.
cals: 166kcal | fat: 5.69g | carbs: 24.43g | prot: 7.31g
Black Bean Tacos
Black bean tacos with corn tortillas and cheese.
cals: 238kcal | fat: 9.30g | carbs: 9.75g | prot: 29.23g
Stuffed Chicken Parmesan
Italian food has never been so good on your waistline.
cals: 164kcal | fat: 10.69g | carbs: 12.66g | prot: 5.42g
Roasted Tomato Canoes
As an appetizer or light entree these are delicious.
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dobbydog's Latest Posts

I'm back.
Back and trying to get healthier. Wish me luck!
posted 02 Apr 2013, 13:52
OK - Day 3 of healthy eating, drinking, exercising and sleeping. Wow! I feel pretty good right now! It's amazing to me how quickly you can get off track and become unhealthy. For me, it's like I make one bad choice and I'm back to all of my old habits. I post this to remind myself how good I feel right now and all that it took was a little preparation each night. I need to be good to my body... it's my temple =)
posted 05 Jan 2012, 14:55
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05 March 2014

Ugh - got on the scale this morning and could swear the darn thing is broken. Never in my life have a weighed this much. Time to take control. I'm setting ...
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02 January 2014

back to start weight. UGH! Have been eating and drinking whatever the heck I want.. and THEN some! Starting back to clean eating and drinking. I know I ...
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