Thread: Weighing food
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Old 03-24-2011, 11:17 PM   #5 (permalink)
lnbrock
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shibaluvr: I was doing the same as you - with all the "30 oz of meat is the size of a deck of cards" and "1 oz of cheese is the size of your thumb" -type estimates, I thought I was logging my portions correctly, but I was definitely short-changing myself as well. My digital kitchen scale is the best $20 I have ever spent! Now I can either eat more, or log the smaller amount properly...and it also keeps me from lying to myself about too large portion sizes! I would definitely recommend a scale to anyone on fitday who hasn't tried one yet!
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Before FitDay: 156 lbs, 5'4"

After FitDay: Current weight 144 lbs
Total Pounds lost: 12 lbs

Current Goal: 140 lbs by my birthday! - 26/04/11

Ultimate Goal Weight: 135 lbs by 01/07/11
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