Category Archives: eating and choices

when you crave

When you crave: Crunchy (chips, caramel popcorn, biscotti) Chew this: Baby carrots, fruit slices, or rice cakes.  On the fruit slices, you can use a dab of peanut butter for extra protein. Almonds can also work, but be careful: Half a … Continue reading

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Foods you can eat and NOT gain weight..

sharing this great blog post from Healthy American Way https://wordpress.com/read/blogs/138511211/posts/3789 if you are trying to lose excess weight and maintain the body figure, you should know that there are some foods which will be of great help, and will not … Continue reading

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Week 3

The biggest thing I chose to do 3 weeks ago was that I started eating at home more and stopped eating out as much.

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What are fats?

What are the dietary fats? Saturated fat: These fats are solid at room temperature  (Think Crisco Shortening in blue can—picture your arteries clogging) Usually found in: meat (especially red meat, deli meats, sausages), dairy (cheese, yoghurt, butter, milk), baked goods (pastries, cakes) … Continue reading

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Food intake and eating

How is your food intake? How is my food intake? Well I am most proud it’s been 8 days since I have bought fast food. And that is great news not only does it save money but it’s saving on … Continue reading

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The problem is, you feel sorry for yourself…

I am borrowing this wonderful Facebook post from David Douglas. He was speaking to me today. Is it reaching you? Let’s talk about it… The problem is, you feel sorry for yourself–even when you have positive people in your life … Continue reading

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Am I a failure?

You failed. Congratulations, you’re human. We’ve all failed at something. And now that you know what you’ve done wrong you know how to avoid it in the future and you know what you need to do now to get back … Continue reading

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fess up time…

come on, how was your weekend? how did you do? there is no judgement, only concern. did you over do it on one meal and go what the hell and pig out the rest of the day because you figured … Continue reading

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awakening…

a·wak·en·ing əˈwāk(ə)niNG/ adjective coming into existence or awareness. “her awakening desire” it takes an awakening and a facing of the truth to make a change..IF you don’t want to, you won’t. IF you do, you can and you will. IT … Continue reading

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Dinner

well here is my din din….. i have a pan fried egg and also a dab of home made quac and my burger patty that was cooked on the grill….it is about 4 or 5 oz and on top a … Continue reading

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