Start Weight:(04 Apr 13) 258.0 lb
Current Weight:(04 Apr 13) 258.0 lb
Goal Weight:140.0 lb
following: The South Beach Diet
performance: gaining 0.5 lb a week

I've never been heavy except when I was pregnant. I was always running around NY. up and down stairs for trains and walking blocks. I ran a salon and day spa so I was always on my feet. When we moved to NC, my life slowed down. I became more of a caregiver and volunteer and put myself last. I knew I gained some weight but didn't realize how much I let myself go.

This pic taken Sunday was my wake up call. I'm usually the one with the camera taking the pics not in the pics. When my friend sent me the pic yesterday..all I could do was cry. How did I get this big! I'm 240 pounds!

I thought that isn't me...I'm behind the gray haired old lady. Then I realized it is me....I thought I ATE ME! That is not me....

And so my journey lose between 90-100 pounds. To drink less coke and more water. less nachos and cheese, less hot wings and more fresh veggies and chicken salad. NO Lap surg quick fix. Everything that goes in my mouth get counted on this website. EVERYTHING! I'm not the hiding type.

FatSecret member since: 12 Oct 09

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  8lb Christmas Challenge
status: Completed
ended: 25 Dec 09
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  Lose 20lbs by Thanksgiving
status: Completed
ended: 23 Nov 09
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I didn't know this was me. It looks like I ATE ME!
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In week 1 there are questions you answer to calculate your points...
posted 13 Oct 2009, 15:13
What is some really Great SKIN CARE ANY ONE PLEASE
Try Mary Kay...I love it! You can go online and get a 2 day free sample.

drinking more water will help you skin and eating lean protein.
posted 13 Oct 2009, 07:09
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04 April 2013

It's been a long time since I cared about myself or weight. Tomorrow morning I'm starting Phase 1 of South Beach GF. My BP is really high. If I don't ...
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27 October 2009

Today I am starting Dr Oz's 28 day Detox Plan to get off my cans of Coke. Coke is my coffee. I can do this! Here is his plan: Week 1: Detox You’ll want ...

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