Log In Sign Up

I'm getting back on track! Kind of a rant, kind of a self pick-me-up, LOL.

Forum: 2010 Playroom


Welcome to the JustMommies Message Boards.

We pride ourselves on having the friendliest and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment and register for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers. If you have any problems registering please drop an email to boards@justmommies.com.

Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!

Reply Post New Topic
  Subscribe To 2010 Playroom LinkBack Topic Tools Search this Topic Display Modes
August 22nd, 2010, 03:25 PM
krissy1989's Avatar is loving her two boys!
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: The Mountains
Posts: 8,110
I'm ashamed to say that I pretty much lost all motivation towards dieting or exercising, and my weight's remained steady at 160 lbs, +/- 1 lb. That's still 2 lbs less than my starting weight, but I've been at 160 now for weeks, when I know I could've been dropping weight if I'd just kept on track.

Sooooooo.... Enough of my could-have's should-have's, and now I'm much more serious! I had a break-down the other day about how disgusting I look, and how I feel like I'm just getting bigger and bigger, and so at the end of my meltdown, I just thought, "How can I complain so much if I don't plan on doing something about it?"

So now I'm doing something! I'm dieting (which I wasn't doing before), and this is my third day of successful healthier eating. I've cut down portion sizes, drastically reduced my soda intake (it was pretty bad again), and am making healthier choices (apple dippers instead of fries, water as my drink, vegetable side instead of more complex carbs like a roll, etc). And something amazing... I actually feel truly hungry again! I was eating so often throughout the day that I never really got to that hunger point. It was always just, "Oh, I guess I could eat again." Know what I mean? So now, I'm actually waiting till I feel hungry, and then I eat something small and satisfying, like a chicken, bean and rice burrito with green beans as a side. And instead of snacking on chips, I'm snacking on things like honeydew.

Overall, I've been really satisfied with my diet, and as soon as it cools down some, I'll be out on the trails a lot more!

Reply With Quote
August 22nd, 2010, 05:44 PM
Amanda C's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: East Texas
Posts: 17,724
Sounds like your doing great! I love fruit in the summer I could live off of it.

Reply With Quote
August 23rd, 2010, 12:41 PM
Tiny Loves
Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 1,123
Oh that's WONDERFUL! I got stuck in a rut with food too for a while. I started noticing that I'd fill up my points with sweets. Ugh. I really thought AF was about to show, but still nothing thankfully.

Reply With Quote
August 26th, 2010, 08:01 PM
Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: VA
Posts: 9,301
I know its been a few days... hows it going?
Cheley - Mommy of 1 cute DD (BFP 8/4/09 @ 11dpo) Born: 4/20/10
TTC #2 (6/2015): Sept 2015 - EP @ 5 weeks, lost right tube
Mar 2016 - EP, MTX
July 2016 - CP
IVF - Jan/Feb 2017
ER (2/2)- 14 retrieved ALL mature; 12 fertilized normally
ET (2/7) - xfer 1 5AA blast, 8 5AA/5AB frozen
BFP @ 3.5dp5dt **Stick Baby Stick***
1st Beta (2/21) ): 3768!!!2nd Beta (2/23): 7313!!!U/S (3/3): 1 Bop @ 111bpm! U/S (3/13): 150bpm Baby Boy Due Date: 10/26/17
Reply With Quote
August 26th, 2010, 08:17 PM
krissy1989's Avatar is loving her two boys!
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: The Mountains
Posts: 8,110
I am really, really happy to say that it's still going GREAT! I even feel better physically and emotionally. The weight's coming off faster than I thought it would (I'm already down 5 lbs now, weighing 155 today, but I'm thinking that a lot of that was bloat from all the sugary foods I ate). I don't think that can be helped, though, because I know that I'm eating enough. I started a food diary just so I wouldn't worry, because it's easy for me to go overboard once I stick my mind to dieting. I'm just trying to eat when I'm hungry. Annnnnnd my milk supply has been up ever since I started dieting! Caleb is MUCH happier about that because he's such a fast eater!

Reply With Quote

Topic Tools Search this Topic
Search this Topic:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:41 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0