julikell

Start Weight:(25 Apr 12) 176.0 lb
Current Weight:(04 Jan 17) 184.0 lb
Goal Weight:150.0 lb
following: julikell's own diet
performance: losing 0.6 lb a week

A not-so-lean, not-so-mean former Marine; Boston Bruins fan from Malden, MA.

FatSecret member since: 08 Nov 11

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julikell's Buddies

SJWNana
on diet Atkins
last weighin: losing 0.1 lb a week Down
 
soccermom23boys
on diet Yoli
last weighin: losing 3.6 lb a week Down
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julikell's Latest Posts

The Truth About Avocados
I love using avocados for tuna salad and chicken salad (instead of using bread / pita).
posted 14 Jul 2016, 07:55
Food
Tracking what you eat is a big advantage. It also helps you to plan, even if it's something "bad." I already input my Dunkin Donuts Coffee Coolatta for a snack. Surprised

Also, I think the number is 3,500 calories per pound.

P.S. I grabbed a muffin left over from a meeting at work, so I input the muffin and will save the Dunks for tomorrow.
posted 23 Jul 2015, 09:58
pants fit
Great! Hang in there!
posted 22 Jul 2015, 10:31
CICO does it matter??
The junk food is considered empty calories. Oh, there may be a smattering of fiber or protein, but they call it "junk food" for a reason.

If I want, for example, to grab an ice ream cone from the ice cream stand around the corner from my house, that means I'll have to eat less fish / dairy / veggies / fruits to keep to my goal of 1600 calories per day.

What to do? Well, the next time, I'll order the kiddie cone, or I'll grab a single-serve from the supermarket.

Good luck!
Julie
posted 21 Jul 2015, 07:53
will power
Someone once said, "Planning is more effective than willpower." I find it easier to plan my meals ahead of time. And if I want to have a 'treat', I add it to my FatSecret log in the beginning of the day, so it's already accounted for.

My weakness is ice cream. I use the smallest dish, about 3/4 cup, so that my brain thinks it's eating a lot.

Finally, write everything down. Even if you go over your allotted calories, at least you can look back and see where you can cut down.
posted 28 Aug 2012, 06:22
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01 December 2016

Back on the Fat Secret counter! I'll really need it for the "eating season."
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07 November 2016

Don't stop writing things down!!!
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