Start Weight:(15 Feb 13) 448.0 lb
Current Weight:(07 Aug 14) 303.0 lb
Goal Weight:220.0 lb
following: paulacolette's own diet
performance: gaining 1.0 lb a week

I am a mom. I work full time, and I am married for almost 15 years. I am fighting myself to get my life back. I have struggled with my weight all my life. Im going to die this way if I dont make the change now. I feel like I am running out of time. I cook healthy, and Im more active everyday. I am here for some moral support, and even some more ideas on how to make this easier, if thats possible. I am in west Michigan.

FatSecret member since: 15 Feb 13

paulacolette's Weight History

paulacolette's Latest Member Challenges

  Lose 20 pounds before Christmas
status: Completed
ended: 25 Nov 13
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  No snacking after 8 p.m.
status: Completed
ended: 16 Sep 13
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paulacolette's Buddies

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last weighin: losing 0.9 lb a week Down
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last weighin: steady Steady

paulacolette's Cookbook

cals: 166kcal | fat: 5.69g | carbs: 24.43g | prot: 7.31g
Black Bean Tacos
Black bean tacos with corn tortillas and cheese.
cals: 155kcal | fat: 2.85g | carbs: 22.39g | prot: 9.53g
Mini Egg Rolls
Baked Asian style egg rolls with turkey sausage.
cals: 80kcal | fat: 4.08g | carbs: 10.06g | prot: 3.32g
Kale Chips
For a crispy craving these unbelievably yummy kale chips taste just like fries.
cals: 301kcal | fat: 10.26g | carbs: 23.87g | prot: 26.33g
Turkey Enchilada Casserole
Sensational layered tortillas and ground turkey with enchilada sauce and reduced fat cheese.
cals: 89kcal | fat: 3.20g | carbs: 3.63g | prot: 11.62g
Crispy Chicken Strips
Forget fast food chicken nuggets and try these yummy and healthy baked chicken strips.
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paulacolette's Latest Posts

Im new today
By the way, yesterday I walked a mile!!! I havent walked a mile since I was in High school!! Two days in a row I have done it. It probably doesnt seem like alot, but to me, what I was doing, it is alot. I am proud of myself. I will do it again today!!
posted 05 Apr 2013, 10:28
Im new today
Hi Jade, thanks for the encouragement!! Keep it up! You are doing good so far too!! You have to set some small goals, and then it will go by fast!! Good luck to you!!
posted 05 Apr 2013, 10:26
Im new today
Katuchi, I think the fact that somebody besides me is holding me accountable is really helping. I am feeling good, and so much better. I just keep thinking about how bad I was feeling, and that's almost motivating enough. I have two girls, 7 & 11, and they have so many things to do in life, and I want to see it all! I don't have time to waste! I have to make everyday count! And, that's what I'm doing and have been for 3 and a half months! My life quality is not what I want, and for a second I forgot that I deserve to be happy. I just need to keep it one day at a time.Wink
posted 04 Apr 2013, 18:59
Im new today
And, by the way, I went yesterday, and I was the biggest loser of my chapter for the month of March!! Its very inspirational!!
posted 04 Apr 2013, 14:30
Im new today
No, TOPS is Taking Off Pounds Sensibly. Its a support group, and we follow our own individual plans. I am really enjoying it. We meet once a week. We are held accountable for our weight. Look it up on the internet, I bet there is a chapter in your area!! Can never have too much moral support!!
posted 04 Apr 2013, 14:29
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07 August 2014

Im so mad at myself right now. So mad. I weighed in at Tops last night and I gained 2.4. How could I do that to myself?? Im not going to blame anyone for ...

24 July 2014

I am down another 5.4 this week. Yay!! I have to try and do it again this week. I have been doing this super intensity aquafit class at the gym, and let ...

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