Joined May 2008
Weight History

Start Weight
138.0 lb
Lost so far: 9.0 lb

Current Weight
147.0 lb
Performance: gaining 0.2 lb a week

Goal Weight
130.0 lb
Still to go: 17.0 lb
I joined fatsecret in 2008, and had great success while following it for about a year, though as life does, it got hectic and I loosened up and gradually stopped coming....and weight crept on again.

I started graduate school in fall of 2010, the first year was rough! I was happy just to make it through, I survived, but disappointingly had no time or energy to put into diet and exercise. I would say though what I have learned and the lifestyle changes made since 2008 made generally healthy eating habitual and the damage far less than it could have been. I have several more years to go in school (biology PhD), and want to finish with a slimmer, more muscular, healthier body than I started. So here I am, ready to start again fresh.

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sarita-b's Latest Member Challenges

  Pound For Pound Challenge 2010
status: Completed
ended: 05 Apr 10
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  Doing the math
status: Completed
ended: 21 Sep 09
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last weighin: losing 0.8 lb a week Down
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sarita-b's Cookbook

cals: 144kcal | fat: 14.08g | carbs: 5.69g | prot: 0.86g
Spicy Lime, Cilantro and Garlic Marinade
Great coating for beef, lamb or chicken for grilling or broiling.
cals: 389kcal | fat: 12.60g | carbs: 53.81g | prot: 15.88g
Pasta with Winter Squash and Pine Nuts
Pasta in a soft squash sauce seasoned with pine nuts, sage and parmesan cheese.
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Quick Healthy Meals to Cook
I was hoping to gather some suggestions for recipes for relatively quick and easy to prepare meals that are healthy, low ww points, but that others who are not on diets will want to eat too. Any ideas? Thanks everyone!
posted 17 Jun 2008, 22:41
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23 August 2013

Just after my last post, work and pre-wedding stuff blew up! not in a bad or messy explosion, just super busy. I flew up to Seattle in early august to ...
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16 July 2013

Good morning Tuesday! Went with my fiance and a group of his co-workers for a workout running intervals on the track. It reminded me how much I've missed ...
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