Start Weight:(07 Oct 12) 232.0 lb
Current Weight:(13 Jul 14) 240.0 lb
Goal Weight:160.0 lb
following: Atkins
performance: gaining 0.2 lb a week

I am 38 yrs old and am engaged to my long time love of 8yrs. Getting married in December 2013. I have two boys, 18 and 15.

I am not doing this because I want to loose weight for a small dress, I am going this for me and to be healthy for my family. I am tired of being tired all the time and want to feel and look better!

I work from home and its hard to get out and exercise because I get sidetracked.Its my goal to hit the gym at least 3 4 times a week and make atkins a way of life, not just a diet!!


FatSecret member since: 18 Nov 10

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redgirl1974's Latest Member Challenges

  Beating the bulge brides
status: Completed
ended: 08 Apr 13
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  Moms Over 200 Pounds Getting Down!
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ended: 18 Mar 13
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redgirl1974's Buddies

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last weighin: gaining 0.6 lb a week Up
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redgirl1974's Cookbook

cals: 135kcal | fat: 7.43g | carbs: 16.33g | prot: 3.24g
Roasted Tomato Basil Soup
An easy, healthy and very tasty tomato soup made from fresh ingredients.
cals: 257kcal | fat: 10.74g | carbs: 2.76g | prot: 36.06g
Tuna Bites
Delicious small tuna cakes packed with flavor and good nutrients, that are very low carb.
cals: 32kcal | fat: 2.70g | carbs: 2.26g | prot: 0.46g
Mexican Style Guacamole
Yummy guacamole with jalapeno, cilantro and lime.
cals: 96kcal | fat: 7.15g | carbs: 7.62g | prot: 2.85g
Classic Mashed Cauliflower
A great substitute for mashed potatoes.
cals: 191kcal | fat: 6.44g | carbs: 5.43g | prot: 29.38g
Spinach Stuffed Chicken Breast
Truly delicious spinach, onion and feta stuffed chicken breasts.
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redgirl1974's Latest Posts

i just havent bought any more bananas. low carb means low carb regardless of how good banana is for you.
posted 04 Mar 2013, 07:48
Iate a banana today, which I know is not low carb. I went to boot camp today and the banana was soooo good after my work out. I logged it to keep track of it, but geez, 20 carbs in fruit??
posted 25 Feb 2013, 16:16
Atkins Frozen Meals
Musicgirl, thanks for the input. My mom works at Walmart so i can prolly get her to pick me up a few with her discount. May just keep a few handly like you said
posted 02 Feb 2013, 10:52
Atkins Frozen Meals
Has any one tried the Atkins frozen meals yet?? I have seen some hype about them but my local grocery store doesnt sell them. At Walmart maybe?? Any way just wondering if any one has tried them and are they worth it?
posted 01 Feb 2013, 18:58
HELP!! I dont know what to eat for dinner tonite!!! I need to keep in around 5 carbs. Any ideas or suggestions? I was thinking tuna or egg salad but not sure. HELP
posted 27 Jan 2013, 15:23
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14 July 2014

day one of my fit bit challenge, Trying to stay low carb and log in 10,000 steps per day. Found me a buddy at the park yesterday so hopping it works out ...
on diet Atkins  

13 July 2014

im back .. again .. and hope to stay this time.
on diet Atkins  gaining 0.2 lb a week

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