Go Back   FitDay Discussion Boards > Search Forums
Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Showing results 1 to 17 of 17
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: elljak
Forum: Weight Loss Tips 10-06-2010, 07:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,563
Posted By elljak
Why not forget about stats - BMI, fat percentage...

Why not forget about stats - BMI, fat percentage etc etc and just look in the mirror in your underwear and see if you are happy with what you see?
Forum: Success Stories 10-02-2010, 02:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,564
Posted By elljak
I am 51 and after years of yo yo dieting, I found...

I am 51 and after years of yo yo dieting, I found that my metabolism was all messed up. I am 5'4" and 226 lbs. It took a bit of consistency to get going. I eat around 1500 cals a day, and I log...
Forum: Weight Loss Tips 08-24-2010, 08:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,364
Posted By elljak
Red face Head full of bad vibes!

:confused:I am struggling but I know its in my head!!! Trouble is the stuff in my head is pretty strong

I had a bad day diet wise yesterday, and today I have found it really difficult and I need...
Forum: Success Stories 08-22-2010, 04:01 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,650
Posted By elljak
This is an inspiration - you're not selfish at...

This is an inspiration - you're not selfish at all - in order to succeed you have to do it for yourself so you're doing it for all the right reasons - go girl!!!! :)
Forum: Success Stories 08-20-2010, 09:00 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 14,171
Posted By elljak
You look amazing - much younger!!! Well done

You look amazing - much younger!!! Well done
Forum: Nutrition & labeling 08-20-2010, 08:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,671
Posted By elljak
I would create a custom food for each of the...

I would create a custom food for each of the ingredients and then put the amounts in using grams. I have just tended to put in a few each day - particularly those I use regularly. It soon builds up....
Forum: Diets 08-20-2010, 03:48 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 15,725
Posted By elljak
I am stopping my WW today too. I lost weight well...

I am stopping my WW today too. I lost weight well with WW 20 years ago, but that was when they told you what to eat and how much rather than giving you a free reign! The free reign obviously does...
Forum: Food talk 08-20-2010, 12:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,162
Posted By elljak
I upped my protein intake considerably by taking...

I upped my protein intake considerably by taking one scoop of whey protein twice a day. This gives 32g of protein and 164 cals. In addition, I mixed one of the scoops with 10 fl oz of non fat milk...
Forum: Weight Loss Tips 08-20-2010, 09:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,645
Posted By elljak
I originally got round my obsession with the...

I originally got round my obsession with the scales by throwing them out - actually my husband threw them out because I couldn't bring myself to do it! Initially I felt as though someone had taken...
Forum: Weight Loss Tips 08-20-2010, 09:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,645
Posted By elljak
I weigh and measure once a week, always first...

I weigh and measure once a week, always first thing in a morning before I eat or drink anything. Every week SOMETHING changes - it might not be weight, it might be a measurement. I also measure in...
Forum: Weight Loss Tips 08-19-2010, 07:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,026
Posted By elljak
Apple and cottage cheese is a good standby ...

Apple and cottage cheese is a good standby
Protein powder and cereal
Spicy lentil soup - dead easy to make, tastes good, uses lots of veggies and you can vary the flavour to suit. Freezes well too...
Forum: Weight Loss Tips 08-19-2010, 06:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,026
Posted By elljak
Five or six small meals a day with protein of...

Five or six small meals a day with protein of some description in each - keeps your sugar levels balanced and your energy levels up :)
Forum: Weight Loss Tips 08-19-2010, 06:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,026
Posted By elljak
Diet meals are OK once in a while as a standby,...

Diet meals are OK once in a while as a standby, but for me - there isn't enough in them, and they are expensive :( -
Cook your own, experiment with herbs and spices to strengthen flavours, cook more...
Forum: Weight Loss Tips 08-19-2010, 06:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,899
Posted By elljak
P.S There is no such thing as a "bad meal" - If...

P.S There is no such thing as a "bad meal" - If you made a choice you think was unwise - log it into your Fitday account, and see if you can pull some of it back with the other meals in the day. If...
Forum: Weight Loss Tips 08-19-2010, 06:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,899
Posted By elljak
Hi Mia You're not destined to be fat forever,...

Hi Mia
You're not destined to be fat forever, you just need to like yourself a bit more! The support of your mum is invaluable :) Someone once said to me that thin people eat chips and chocolate...
Forum: Exercise 08-14-2010, 06:26 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,267
Posted By elljak
Hi smooshmscmeesh - I'm 51, 100 lbs to lose and...

Hi smooshmscmeesh - I'm 51, 100 lbs to lose and while I am reluctant to say I hate exercise, I do hate sweating and I hate the feeling that two minutes into what I am doing when my muscles start to...
Forum: Diets 08-14-2010, 05:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,685
Posted By elljak
Cool VCLDs - Lighter Life

I did the Lighter Life diet about 2 years ago - It wasn't easy and I only managed 9 weeks, but lost 35 lbs in that time. :) It was great - at the time!! I've managed to keep about half of it off,...
Showing results 1 to 17 of 17

 
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.3.2