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  • Those who can't remember history are doomed to repeat it...

    So I spent some time doing a little post mortem on my summer & busy season, at least as it relates to my fitness. Food:I gained 5 pounds partying all summer.  Considering how much we were gone, I'm not going to sweat this.  Although I would like ...

    Posted on 10/19/2015 by BikerGirlElaine | 1 Comment

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  • Helping others!

    I feel its sort of a requirement to help others learn about the LCHF woe the way others have helped me! I intend to pay that forward for as long as I can. I have a really good friend who wanted to know exactly what I am eating, because I am looking s...

    Posted on 10/24/2015 by Karlottap | 0 Comments

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  • Fare Well

    And just like that...              ...goodbye.We've known each other over 25 yearsWatched each other's children grow.  I've watched yours launch and begin a new generationWe've seen the other at our worst and at our bestOne of the few to have been in...

    Posted on 10/25/2015 by CompressedCarbon | 9 Comments

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  • Can't out run bad nutrition...ever...and don't you forget it.

    There is no such thing as a quick fix.  Well, ok...there is~and that's why I'm posting today...it's just that, a quick fix...not long lasting success that is sustainable.  And you can't workout your way to a skinnier and healthier you...it has to sta...

    Posted on 10/26/2015 by kristen2713 | 1 Comment

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  • Gadget or Gear? A Quick Look at Training Equipment.

    Gadget Gear Gadget Gadget Gadget Gadget Gear Gadget Gear Dildo Gadget Gadget Gear Gadget So what do you think? Do you agree with my designations above? Leave a comment below why or why not.

    Posted on 11/03/2015 by nakedraygun | 4 Comments

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  • Lies and Stomping My Feet

     As you can see, I have a 15 day streak going.  I've been logging in, reading blogs & threads.  I got in a few walks and even a run.  So, why was my weight so HIGH this morning?  I ate a salad yesterday damn it!!!   I demand results!!!Yeah, usual...

    Posted on 11/03/2015 by LastMinuteMama | 3 Comments

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  • I'm one of the lucky ones

    luck noun  success or failure apparently brought by chance rather than through one's own actions.   The last 2 days, I have been under alot of stress. Instead of reaching out to someone, I turned to binge eating to deal with my emotions. After discus...

    Posted on 11/04/2015 by Mexicanbigfoot | 2 Comments

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  • It's working!

    This morning I stepped on the scale and couldn't believe my eyes!!  I was down 0.9 pounds which "officially" put me over the 60.5 pounds lost mark!  I was overjoyed!!  That puts me at 200.8 . . . or less than a pound from oneDerland -- the mythical l...

    Posted on 11/16/2015 by SnagTop | 6 Comments

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  • Don't be afraid of the camera!!!

    Today one of my Weight Watcher/MFP friends posted some before and after pictures for her commades.  Wow!  It was amazing to see the transformation 70 pounds made!!  It made me wish that I had taken a "before" picture.  I have some pictures that were ...

    Posted on 11/17/2015 by SnagTop | 5 Comments

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  • Meeting Maureen!

    Today I drove an hour from home to meet someone face-to-face that I've known on-line for a while now, both from the Weight Watchers site and MFP.  It was so much fun putting a "real" personality with the one I had perceived.I am not really a stranger...

    Posted on 12/02/2015 by SnagTop | 4 Comments

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  • I Don't Know

    You know, I'm not sure if I shoudl even do one of these. I have a feeling it would be inconsistent (as far as having a regular schedule or w/e). Maybe if it seems enough people are even interested in reading what I have to write about, I'll do one. I...

    Posted on 12/04/2015 by veezybell | 3 Comments

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  • Probiotics

    I'm having a lot of fun being a mad scientist. I have purchased two different lactobacillius strains. I have easily cultured them in whole milk. And Kefir too. I have learned so much. I learned if the temp is too warm or you go too long, the mixture ...

    Posted on 12/08/2015 by DittoDan | 5 Comments

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  • I Know...

    I'm on the verge of logging pretty darn diligently here for four years. While I'm happy about that, I'm also preparing for a major reset and it's got me thinking about what has changed over the last 1460 days and what still needs to change. When I go...

    Posted on 12/30/2015 by futuresize8 | 2 Comments

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  • Here's to a new year!

    Wow!  I can't believe a year has past since I finally took control of my life.  Thinking back, I can't believe how many times my New Year's resolution was to lose weight.  How many times I started and failed, joined the gym, or promised myself that "...

    Posted on 12/31/2015 by SnagTop | 2 Comments

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  • The Short List

    Happy New Year ~Resolution time. I believe resolutions are great in theory, but I've noticed that they don't generally come to fruition (my own not excluded).  If you get one or two of five, great! Overall, they are nice for a moment of reflection...

    Posted on 1/04/2016 by Deena_Bean | 2 Comments

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  • Called "A Fat Girl"

    I'm sharing this, even though it SOUNDS bad, it was acutally hilarious.The first few years we were together, if I said I was fat, Hubs would respond with "no you aren't, you are beautiful". As if the two were mutually exclusive. This drove me nuts be...

    Posted on 1/13/2016 by kportwood85 | 2 Comments

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  • A Clean Slate

    Though I don't spend much time on FaceBook anymore, yesterday I spied a wonderful link (Clean Slate Blackboard) that was so compelling. If you haven't seen it, it is definitely worth the couple of minutes it takes to watch. It is no secret that I've ...

    Posted on 2/03/2016 by SnagTop | 2 Comments

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  • It's all in the attitude-Be positive

    A famous writer was in his study. He picked up his pen and began writing:"Last year, my gall bladder was removed. I was stuck in bed due to this surgery for a very long time.The same year, I reached the age of 60 and had to give up my favourite job. ...

    Posted on 2/05/2016 by rickthexpreacher | 5 Comments

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  • Awesome day!!!

    Most of you know that I'm in Arizona for the winter.  I have been so busy in the park that I have barely had time to blog, but wanted to say that I'm still here!!  I've been keeping busy with all the activities.  Today I finally got out for my first ...

    Posted on 2/05/2016 by SnagTop | 3 Comments

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  • The hope of tomorrow

    Yesterday my sister-in-law delivered my new baby nephew into the world. A healthy 9lb 5oz big boy, screaming and kicking - the standard entrance. He's perfect and makes baby 3 (the first boy) for my little brother. I cannot wait to get my hands on hi...

    Posted on 2/11/2016 by Deena_Bean | 3 Comments

    6 votes + -