adefwebserver's Journal, 19 November 2019

Day 2 of a planned 2 days of ‘water’ fasting

Got through day 1 of water fasting. Only coffee and green tea. My stomach was still full of food digesting, and I had a massively busy day at work, so it was not hard-at-all.

Today, a different story. I won’t be ‘hungry’, because for me, when I wake up, I am never hungry until ‘after’ I eat (when I have falling blood sugar), but, I won’t feel ‘full’.

It is ‘not feeling full’ that I have to ‘grind it out’ for the day.

I am not surprised I gained a pound yesterday even though I was fasting. Also, over the last 7 days I have a 2,000 calorie deficit.

The problem is I took in over 600 carbs over the weekend. Other people can burn that much glucose, I know from experience I can’t. This is why I knew that to balance out my weekend excess, I needed to fast.

😎 Life is Good! Have a great day everyone!
176.0 lb Lost so far: 31.0 lb.    Still to go: 12.0 lb.    Diet followed reasonably well.

Diet Calendar Entries for 19 November 2019:
35 kcal Fat: 1.50g | Prot: 0.00g | Carb: 5.00g.   Breakfast: Coffee-Mate French Vanilla Liquid Coffee Creamer. more...
1987 kcal Activities & Exercise: Walking (slow) - 2/mph - 30 minutes, Resting - 15 hours and 30 minutes, Sleeping - 8 hours. more...
gaining 7.0 lb a week

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Happy fasting :) 
19 Nov 19 by member: rgaDawg
@rgaDawg - Thanks! I thought today was going to be harder, but so far I feel no hunger or low energy. From past experience I know I will hit a 'crash' that will last 2-3 hours and after that I will be ok. 
19 Nov 19 by member: adefwebserver
Adef- when you say 600 is that grams or calories? 
19 Nov 19 by member: TomLong
Hope you have a successful fast. 😊  
19 Nov 19 by member: Becc@
@TomLong - 600+ grams of carbs! 😝 
19 Nov 19 by member: adefwebserver
@Becc@ - Thanks! Only 6 hours to go til bedtime and it was a 'success' :) 
19 Nov 19 by member: adefwebserver
Yeah!!! Still doing well! 
19 Nov 19 by member: liv001
I get like that, too - I'm okay until I start eating and then I want to eat for the entire rest of the day. Good job getting a handle on what works for you :) 
19 Nov 19 by member: nikeit
@liv001, @nikeit - Thanks! 
20 Nov 19 by member: adefwebserver


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