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Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 05-29-2013, 10:35 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,077
Posted By NH_Free
If you're running regularly, your shape will...

If you're running regularly, your shape will probably change still. Just give it some time.

I reached my original goal about a year ago, then saw myself in vacation pictures and decided I needed...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 03-28-2013, 08:08 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,981
Posted By NH_Free
I grew up hearing "64 oz. a day" because you need...

I grew up hearing "64 oz. a day" because you need that much for your sinuses and digestion to work at peak efficiency. I have no idea what the source of that info was (my mother got it from...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 03-24-2013, 05:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,470
Posted By NH_Free
I only gave it up for a few weeks at the...

I only gave it up for a few weeks at the beginning, but I always watched my calories and had to give up some food, if I wanted a couple drinks. I'm sure it would've slowed me down, if not for that.
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 03-24-2013, 05:51 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 11,961
Posted By NH_Free
You're welcome. I can't imagine a dog wanting to...

You're welcome. I can't imagine a dog wanting to eat it, but then, some of them will eat just about anything (food or not). :laugh:
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 03-24-2013, 05:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,164
Posted By NH_Free
I used to work at a restaurant where they made...

I used to work at a restaurant where they made their own Italian dressing. They filled a container 3/4 full with olive oil, the other 1/4 with vinegar and then dumped in a bunch of Italian seasoning...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 03-24-2013, 05:21 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 11,961
Posted By NH_Free
It's deadly to dogs though. Just wanted to...

It's deadly to dogs though. Just wanted to mention that in case everyone didn't already know.
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 03-22-2013, 10:33 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 11,961
Posted By NH_Free
I'd be interested to see some evidence of the...

I'd be interested to see some evidence of the "sucralose is bad for you" claims. Maybe there's something new that I haven't seen yet, but when I researched it a few years back, I couldn't find...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 03-22-2013, 09:57 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,288
Posted By NH_Free
I've been at goal for a while and losing the...

I've been at goal for a while and losing the weight really did make me happier. It didn't solve all of my problems, nor did I expect it to (I've gained and lost this weight before). But I get very...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 03-20-2013, 10:35 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 8,989
Posted By NH_Free
For the first time since my teens, I made it...

For the first time since my teens, I made it through the whole winter without gaining any weight. I always gain about 10# and go into panic mode around April 1st, when I realize that I'm going to...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 03-14-2013, 07:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,753
Posted By NH_Free
The #10 cans usually have a 10-15 year shelf...

The #10 cans usually have a 10-15 year shelf life, until you open them - then it's more like months. You have to keep them in an airtight container so no moisture gets in. Or you can re-package them...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 03-13-2013, 06:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,558
Posted By NH_Free
:laugh: I'm 50 something and, so far, only...

:laugh:

I'm 50 something and, so far, only my landlady has commented. She told me I look great. The neighbors haven't commented on it at all. Even the UPS guy is mum - he delivered an exercise...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 03-08-2013, 07:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 873
Posted By NH_Free
I thought the Hershey's was bitter and gross...

I thought the Hershey's was bitter and gross tasting. :sick: I threw the whole bottle in the garbage, and I don't usually waste anything with chocolate in it! I was surprised it was so bad because...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 02-11-2013, 07:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 988
Posted By NH_Free
I always make stuff that I can eat without...

I always make stuff that I can eat without heating if the power goes out... I had muffins, shrimp, chicken salad, spinach salad and filled the thermos with coffee before bed. I could cook on the...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 01-27-2013, 11:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 927
Posted By NH_Free
I was going to say - every time I'm starving and...

I was going to say - every time I'm starving and want to eat too much, the scale goes down the next day. If I resist eating too much, that is.

Whenever I see people post here that they're...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 01-24-2013, 06:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,230
Posted By NH_Free
I'm 5'2" and lost about 20 lbs. before anyone...

I'm 5'2" and lost about 20 lbs. before anyone noticed. When I was thin before though, no one ever guessed I weighed as much as I did (lots of muscle), so I can't expect them to notice when 10 lbs. of...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 01-24-2013, 06:01 AM
Replies: 263
Views: 18,795
Posted By NH_Free
Yes, it is. Thanks for bumping it. :up: ...

Yes, it is. Thanks for bumping it. :up:

It's too easy to start yearning for some nasty junk food and forget all of those awful things that being addicted to it used to make us feel.

It's a...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 01-24-2013, 05:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,283
Posted By NH_Free
I've found it's a lot less painful if I don't sit...

I've found it's a lot less painful if I don't sit around while waiting for it to pass. If I get busy with something I enjoy, I forget the munchies almost immediately. It's like when people quit...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 01-22-2013, 07:37 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,597
Posted By NH_Free
You can do it lawmom! :up: When the urge to binge...

You can do it lawmom! :up: When the urge to binge hits, keep trying those new jackets on. Time flies by so fast, that day when they suddenly fit won't be far off.

ElizabethLC - excellent post!
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 01-22-2013, 07:22 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,106
Posted By NH_Free
It's the same for me, Avid. As soon as I eat...

It's the same for me, Avid. As soon as I eat extra, I go up 2 lbs. and then buckle down until I lose it again. Have a few drinks on the weekend... spend all week getting the extra water weight off....
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 01-22-2013, 07:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 914
Posted By NH_Free
Sorry about your kitty. :console: Here's...

Sorry about your kitty. :console:

Here's what I did:

1) I had to get in the right mental place for it to stick (this might be tough for you right now). I finally got completely disgusted with...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 01-20-2013, 08:22 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,020
Posted By NH_Free
Great job, Lori! :up: I went through the same...

Great job, Lori! :up: I went through the same struggle - 3 years of trying before I finally managed a clean induction and stuck with it. I don't know now why it seemed so hard, I guess I was just...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 01-19-2013, 07:41 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,427
Posted By NH_Free
Vilya did a good job of explaining it. :up:...

Vilya did a good job of explaining it. :up: Almost all of us go through that when we hit goal. I couldn't see my real size in the mirror and had to see pictures to know what size I really was. For...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 01-18-2013, 05:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,182
Posted By NH_Free
It's going to happen sometimes. Spending the rest...

It's going to happen sometimes. Spending the rest of your days without ever eating anything carby would take super powers! The key thing is catching it before too much damage is done and being able...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 01-18-2013, 05:08 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,359
Posted By NH_Free
Well, it's nice to know I'm not the only one with...

Well, it's nice to know I'm not the only one with a shopping issue (I think I'm "binge" shopping). :D

It's hard not to get carried away, when you've worked so long at losing weight and dreamed of...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 01-18-2013, 06:54 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,359
Posted By NH_Free
Same for me. I'm a technical clothes junkie. If...

Same for me. I'm a technical clothes junkie. If we ever actually get enough snow to play in this year, all my sweat will be wicked away properly. :cool:

Glad there's no REI near me. The LL Bean...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 01-18-2013, 06:11 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,359
Posted By NH_Free
Anyone else become a clothes horse since losing weight?

I used to hate clothes shopping with a passion and now I can't seem to stop. I replaced most of my summer wardrobe last September, but went down another size since then and had to buy all smaller...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 01-18-2013, 05:41 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,016
Posted By NH_Free
When I got to the point where strange men started...

When I got to the point where strange men started hitting on me in public, I figured I was close to goal. :D Just need to get rid of a couple of inches on my waistline now, so pants will fit me...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 01-15-2013, 06:20 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,178
Posted By NH_Free
Making a lot of those LC substitutes for breads...

Making a lot of those LC substitutes for breads and desserts is how I slowly gained back most of the weight I lost in 2003. I kept telling myself that it was all SF/LC stuff, it wasn't like I was...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 01-11-2013, 08:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 950
Posted By NH_Free
I don't count or measure every day, but I did it...

I don't count or measure every day, but I did it for long enough and recently enough that I'm pretty good at eyeballing a Tbsp. or cup of something that I eat often. However, if the scale goes up 2...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 01-04-2013, 08:13 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,330
Posted By NH_Free
someone - no problem. Your post just struck a...

someone - no problem. Your post just struck a chord because it was like you typed out the thoughts that used to be in my head. I guess they're still in there somewhere because reading it caused an...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 01-04-2013, 05:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 988
Posted By NH_Free
German Salad and Maurice Salad, both on...

German Salad and Maurice Salad, both on LindaSue's website.
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 01-04-2013, 03:58 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,330
Posted By NH_Free
This makes me feel so bad, I have to say...

This makes me feel so bad, I have to say something. :console: I know it's hard (I struggled with it too), but DON'T let all of your confidence go because of some weight gain. You're still the same...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 01-03-2013, 05:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,665
Posted By NH_Free
I'm 51, peri-meno and just got down to a lower...

I'm 51, peri-meno and just got down to a lower weight than I've ever been in my adult life. I had to watch calories more than I did 10 years ago, and I still have a couple of stubborn inches hanging...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 12-28-2012, 05:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,731
Posted By NH_Free
Looks like jmc was right. I've been eating more...

Looks like jmc was right. I've been eating more for the past 3 days and the scale is down a lb. :)
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 12-26-2012, 07:39 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,702
Posted By NH_Free
Didn't eat anything off plan and drank all of my...

Didn't eat anything off plan and drank all of my water. I even skipped the LC sweet potato casserole I'd made because I was afraid my carbs would be too high and kick me out of ketosis.

I gained...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 12-25-2012, 11:59 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,731
Posted By NH_Free
Nope. I only started having peri-meno symptoms...

Nope. I only started having peri-meno symptoms last year. Also, I avoid doctors as long as I possibly can. :lol:
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 12-25-2012, 11:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 625
Posted By NH_Free
Hope the chia seeds work out for you. I don't...

Hope the chia seeds work out for you. I don't know if I'm actually allergic or not - I get terrible stomach pain from fried or scrambled eggs, but can eat small amounts hard boiled and they don't...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 12-25-2012, 10:11 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,731
Posted By NH_Free
Cindy - I'm 51. I guessed at a goal range...

Cindy - I'm 51.

I guessed at a goal range because I wasn't sure how low I'd have to go to look the same size as I did before. Probably should have went lower because I'm not quite there yet.

I...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 12-23-2012, 07:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,731
Posted By NH_Free
Maybe I just need to exercise more to get the...

Maybe I just need to exercise more to get the last inches off. :dunno: I weighed around 128 lbs. for years when I was younger and looked ok (never "thin" though). Right now, at 117, my waist and...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 12-23-2012, 09:28 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,731
Posted By NH_Free
Sheesh, I hope I can eat more than 1200 calories...

Sheesh, I hope I can eat more than 1200 calories for maintenance! I'll try changing my foods this week and see what happens.

My weight routine is 10 and 20 lb. weights, higher reps. I already have...
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