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Forum: Atkins Nutritional Approach 12-08-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,345
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
Welcome back!!!

Welcome back!!!
Forum: Atkins Induction 12-08-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,660
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
Good to see you back and posting! I've been...

Good to see you back and posting! I've been pretty naughty this year...restarting for the 34324235th time, lol
Forum: Atkins Induction 12-08-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,242
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
Agree with all of the above! I've found that...

Agree with all of the above!
I've found that making all the casseroles and creamy induction recipes can lead to stalling pretty quickly (This is ME, so YMMV :) )
The easiest thing to do is keep is...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 12-08-2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 749
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
Welcome back, Amber! It's nice to see some...

Welcome back, Amber!
It's nice to see some familiar faces around...glad we're all back on track!

B- Two HB eggs with pat of Kerrygold, water
L- Bowl of jalepeno popper soup, hot tea
D- taco...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 12-08-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,317
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
*So* glad you're back. :hugs: There seems to...

*So* glad you're back. :hugs:

There seems to be a pretty significant link between our brain chemistry and what we decide to shove down our gullet that day. It makes sense, ya know? Serotonin and...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 10-22-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,310
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
I LC'ed through my last semester of nursing...

I LC'ed through my last semester of nursing school without too much trouble...it can be done! ;)

Check out this thread...it'll save your life!...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 10-07-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 701
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
Back on track after a long weekend of...

Back on track after a long weekend of misbehaving!

B: 2 hardboiled eggs, 2 tsp butter
L: Jimmy John's "Ultimate Porker" Unwich (yum!)
D: Sauteed shrimp and mashed cauliflower
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 09-16-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 718
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
Leftover mixture for Dottie's stuffed mushrooms?

Hello, all!
DH and I absolutely *love* Dottie's stuffed mushrooms, but I always have excess stuffing...any ideas on what I could do with it?

FYI: the stuffing includes breakfast sausage, cream...
Forum: Atkins Induction 09-16-2014, 05:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,192
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
Some calorie/micro tracking apps have information...

Some calorie/micro tracking apps have information that can be put in by the users so it's not always reliable. My search concurs with Dottie's. Garlic away, dahling!
Forum: Atkins Nutritional Approach 07-22-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,957
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
"Zoodles" are the newest food trend on my LC...

"Zoodles" are the newest food trend on my LC Facebook groups. I just ordered the appliance from Amazon, and can't wait to try it out! :D
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 07-02-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 894
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
Storm's a-brewin' ... What to eat?

We're expecting our first hurricane of the season in Eastern NC within the next day or so, and this will be my first time low-carbing through a storm. Though it's a small system, I always expect (and...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 04-22-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,270
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
I realize this is a VERY old post, but these were...

I realize this is a VERY old post, but these were amazing.
Next time I make them, it'll probably be for a party since I had a bit of issues controlling portion... :o
Forum: Atkins Nutritional Approach 04-20-2014, 04:02 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 9,044
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
Another vote for oopsies! This recipe is straight...

Another vote for oopsies! This recipe is straight from Cleo's site (Your Lighter Side) All of her recipes are awesome, and the bit of wit thrown in is an extra bonus :)

Oopsie Rolls (Gluten-Free...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 04-20-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 982
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
Eek... Honestly, I'd eat before I left if I...

Eek...
Honestly, I'd eat before I left if I were you. The few times I've had to go to applebees I ended up with a salad, because everything else was drenched in sugary sauce.
Obviously, a salad...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 04-10-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,408
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
I was about 250 lbs in high school, and now at...

I was about 250 lbs in high school, and now at about 180 lbs there is a a noticeable amount of excess skin in my belly, and I have some SERIOUS bat wings. Also, as I've lost weight with LC, the...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 03-22-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 767
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
Afternoon! B- 2 egg omelet with 4 slices...

Afternoon!

B- 2 egg omelet with 4 slices bacon and 2oz sharp cheddar
L - water!
D - grilled chicken over 1/2 cup romaine with Marie's Bleu Cheese dressing
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 03-18-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,691
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
No PB, or cottage cheese on Induction :( ...

No PB, or cottage cheese on Induction :(

Cherry tomatoes are pretty carby, too. I *love* them and count them as 1g carb each when I (frequently) eat them.

I'll be graduating from a RN program...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 03-17-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,508
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
My grandmother used to make a fantastic dried...

My grandmother used to make a fantastic dried beef dip every Christmas. I still make it, and it's one of the first things gone. :)

Nancy's Beef Dip

8oz cream cheese, softened
1 jar dried beef...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 03-17-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,891
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
Welcome back! You can do this!

Welcome back!
You can do this!
Forum: General Health/Medical Issues 03-15-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,043
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
She was pretty vague ... if I had to guess, Id...

She was pretty vague ... if I had to guess, Id say IR?
Forum: General Health/Medical Issues 03-15-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,513
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
This. Advocate for yourself and demand the...

This. Advocate for yourself and demand the diagnostic testing you need!
Forum: General Health/Medical Issues 03-15-2014, 08:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 895
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
Bravo! Physicians must learn to treat each...

Bravo!
Physicians must learn to treat each patient individually instead of lumping them into a "one pill fits all " category based upon their disease.
Ive reversed my IR with a low garb lifestyle,...
Forum: General Health/Medical Issues 03-15-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,290
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
Did they test your GFR, as well? I'd venture to...

Did they test your GFR, as well? I'd venture to say the elevated creatnine is an isolated incident if you have no history of renal problems. Our kidneys are great at compensating (thus masking) ...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 03-13-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,588
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
Yum! Cant wait to try this. :-)

Yum! Cant wait to try this. :-)
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 03-13-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,015
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
I know many people (myself included) get...

I know many people (myself included) get unusually hungry right before a dramatic loss. Maybe the WHOOSH fairy is coming to visit you?
Forum: General Health/Medical Issues 03-13-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,620
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
:goodpost: Are you expecting TOM soon?I...

:goodpost:

Are you expecting TOM soon?I retain lots of water right before my cycle...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 03-13-2014, 06:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,925
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
Egg drop soup works wonders for th /induction...

Egg drop soup works wonders for th /induction flu! A lc woe naturally wastes sodium and other electrolytes, so make sure you're taking supplements accordingly. I would NOT advise eating anything that...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 03-08-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,124
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
This may be a Southern thing, but I swear by...

This may be a Southern thing, but I swear by Duke's. :-)
Cant imagine this WOE without Mayo!
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 03-07-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 771
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
Not sure what kind of surgery you're having, but...

Not sure what kind of surgery you're having, but most patietns I've worked with get Normal Saline instead of D5W (which contains dextrose) pre and post op (can't vouch for intra op)
I agree that...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 03-07-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,683
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
Personally, I'm incredibly sensitive to carbs. I...

Personally, I'm incredibly sensitive to carbs. I decided to give weight watchers a try a month or so ago, and blew up ten pounds in two days (eating under my point value, btw). I've also found that...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 03-07-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 737
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
B- 3 egg omlette with 4 slices bacon and 3 oz...

B- 3 egg omlette with 4 slices bacon and 3 oz cheddah'
L- skipped, not hungry
D- 2oz dill havarti, 2oz jarlsberg, 3 diet gingerale/vodka drinks

Too much cheese, but it's been a while since I've...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 03-07-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,361
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
:goodpost: Totally agree with this. Until...

:goodpost:

Totally agree with this.
Until you're in ketosis, it's best to eat as much as you need to feel satisfied. After a bit, your appetite will be greatly diminished.

Protip (especially...
Forum: Atkins Induction 03-05-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,013
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
Love the recipes on LCFs! Some favorites off the...

Love the recipes on LCFs! Some favorites off the top of my head would be crack slaw, Ntombis jalepeno poppers, Linda Sues cauliflower bisque, Cleos oopsie rolls, and mashed cauliflower. Go nuts!
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 03-05-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,176
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
Reddress, I'm very sorry to hear you've had such...

Reddress, I'm very sorry to hear you've had such a tough time so far. Would it be possible to speak with your work about your new dietary restrictions? I'd be appalled if they weren't at all...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 03-04-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 964
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
B- PB2 & cream cheese L- one cup of homemade...

B- PB2 & cream cheese
L- one cup of homemade egg drop soup
D- skip, not hungry
plus lots of water and one sugar-free red bull before class this morning
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 03-04-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 612
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
Egg drop soup always tends to sit well with me...

Egg drop soup always tends to sit well with me when I'm sick. Hope you feel better!
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 03-04-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 903
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
Seems like she's still hung up on the health...

Seems like she's still hung up on the health fallacy of the SAD (Standard American Diet). Perhaps bringing in some evidence-based research on a LC WOE would help show her there are other dietary...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 03-04-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,690
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
Induction flu is the pits and totally normal on...

Induction flu is the pits and totally normal on day 3. Hopefully you'll be reaping the benefits of ketosis soon! Broth (especially bone broth) seems to help many people feel a bit better as they're...
Forum: Atkins Induction 02-28-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,766
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
Bonny jean, there seems to be a difference in...

Bonny jean, there seems to be a difference in being medically deficient with an electrolyte value and being deficient in regards to what your body's natural electrolyte baseline is. I'd almost bet...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 02-26-2014, 06:38 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,666
Posted By pulchritudinous_j
I was once an oopsie skeptic, but have been...

I was once an oopsie skeptic, but have been converted. They're simply amazing.
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