Joined May 2013
Weight History

Start Weight
265.0 lb
Lost so far: 54.0 lb

Current Weight
211.0 lb
Performance: losing 1.8 lb a week

Goal Weight
199.0 lb
Still to go: 12.0 lb
Okay a Senior ? maybe in body but not in spirit Live with my D and family since my husband passed away All my GD kids are in college We have 5 dogs 3 GS's a Pug and a Chihuahua that adopted me He was my D's but when the first GS moved in he Alejandro moved into my BR even brought his toys that was 5 yrs old He still dislikes the GS LOL Always been over weigh and Diabetic now working on losing weight not going to be a size 5-6 but will strive for a size 12

lavender211's Weight History

lavender211's Latest Member Challenges

  No processed foods/meats/beverages
status: Completed
ended: 02 Oct 17
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  Building the Legs for Over-weight people
status: Completed
ended: 24 Jul 17
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last weighin: losing 8.4 lb a week Down
on diet Atkins
last weighin: losing 5.1 lb a week Down
last weighin: losing 6.2 lb a week Down
on diet Atkins
last weighin: losing 0.2 lb a week Down

lavender211's Cookbook

cals: 62kcal | fat: 5.83g | carbs: 1.40g | prot: 0.93g
Buttermilk Ranch Dressing
An easy, low calorie, homemade ranch salad dressing.
cals: 88kcal | fat: 4.78g | carbs: 0.60g | prot: 10.25g
Turkey Sausage Patties
Great for breakfast or a quick snack on the go.
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lavender211's Latest Posts

exercise for very overweight lady
The pool is a wonderful option that is where I can stretch and move freely also I go to Walmart get a cart and walk the parameter of the store no big malls here but the cart gives you stability Good Luck
posted 11 Oct 2017, 11:49
Constipation issues
Brand name is Miralax but Walmart generic is half the price and just as effective
posted 21 Mar 2016, 19:23
Constipation issues
dr prescribed magnesium and daily stool softners some of my medications side effects is constipation the above combo works
posted 08 Oct 2015, 12:10
Net Carbs
look on diabetic web sites like DLife
posted 03 Oct 2015, 08:22
How I lost 111 lbs. in a year.
Congrats the diet that works for you is best as have proven. I am aslo arthritic back brace knee brace and I love the pool. Happy thoughts and well wishes. Mary
posted 08 Mar 2015, 17:29
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09 November 2017

adapting to country living Made a huge mistake last night drew 5 units of insulin for supper by mistake I grabbed the 100 unit syringe and injected ...

05 November 2017

Ha vent journal ed in awhile still trying to find space now repacking the boxes into bins I love my friend dearly and thankful for her sharing her home ...

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Dieting Diabetics
A group for diabetics wanting to lose weight, slim down, reduce BMI or otherwise get and/or stay healthy.

60+ with 50-100 lbs to Lose
60+ with 50-100 pounds to lose.

Goal by Birthday
Announce your Birthday and set a Goal that you really want to reach by that date.

75 lbs or more
people of all ages wanting to lose 75 lbs or more with thyroid problems or some other things wrong.

60+ with 25-50 lbs to Lose
60+ with 25-50 pounds to lose.

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