Anyone want to lose some weight too? So I'm not starvin' by myself?

Discussion in 'Family Life - Stories, Pictures & Updates' started by chickensducks&agoose, Jan 1, 2010.

  1. chickensducks&agoose

    chickensducks&agoose Chillin' With My Peeps

    I need to lose 40 pounds this year. I think I can do it, right? So I thought maybe a few of you would want the same thing maybe, and we could sort of support each other a little bit. I only have 2 real friends, and they are both super thin... so no help there. anyway, If you want to, we can either post current weights, or amounts lost/gained each week or so... and maybe any hints, or super tasty low fat snacks... anyone else in?
  2. Wildsky

    Wildsky Wild Egg!

    Oct 13, 2007
    Don't starve yourself!

    I found the best thing for me, personally, is to skip all the low fat diet type foods, they just make me more hungry! I eat nice tasty food and need alot less of it! [​IMG]
  3. CoopCrazy

    CoopCrazy Brooder Boss

    Mar 3, 2009
    I just cut out sugar from my coffee and stopped drinking pops... and lost 27lbs since july.. Also i try to always leave food on my plate when we go out and smaller portions at home.. Dont starve yourself or you will gain weight.. If your body doesnt knwo when it will eat next it stores all fat to keep just in case.. Good luck.. Fruits and Veggies are good snacks and those little fruit leathers yummy
  4. Dar

    Dar Overrun With Chickens

    Jul 31, 2008
    I am in but it will have to wait till Jan 13 then I am in full force... (I am not going on a diet just before a vacation)

    I need to loose about 100 [​IMG] but would be happy with 50

    I have the opposite problem... all my friends are ummm.... larger and they dont care what they eat so cheating is very easy
  5. DuckLady

    DuckLady ~~~Administrator~~~BYC Store Support Staff Member

    Jan 11, 2007
    NE Washington State
    My husband and I are going to try an experiment starting tomorrow. He agreed to try it for a month.

    Portions. We will eat whatever, but control portions.

    We will look at the nutrition info and only have the recommended portion size.
  6. Cara

    Cara Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 30, 2007
    I'm in. My sister got engaged yesterday and I don't want to be a chunky bridesmaid. 40lbs would be great, but i'd be happy with anything over 20.
  7. allanimals21

    allanimals21 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 27, 2009
    I gained about 20 pounds when I quit smoking...and I really should lose all 20. BUT....I like food to much! [​IMG]
  8. sekinkead

    sekinkead Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 12, 2009
    Central Ohio
    I'm in to. I lost 30lbs last year, but gained a lot of it back. I need to lose about 40 more. I don't think I can post other web-sites but there is a free one out there that is great and it has helped me lose weight twice. PM me for more info.

    Smaller portions and more fruits and veggie's are a great way to start. Also exercise is very important. Start out walking for 5 mins a day for 3 days a week and increase it every week by 5 mins and that will definitely help speed it up.
  9. rodriguezpoultry

    rodriguezpoultry Langshan Lover

    Jan 4, 2009
    Claremore, OK
    My goal is 100 lbs. as well. I'm doubtful I'll get it, but at LEAST 70.
  10. Cindiloohoo

    Cindiloohoo Quiet as a Church Mouse

    Dec 19, 2009
    Southwest TN
    Count me in. I need to lose 25. I'm well on my way, I have already started and lost 9 pounds during Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays. The 25 is how many MORE I need to drop!! [​IMG] this will be fun!!!!

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