Do you count calories or Fat or Carbs? (srs)

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  1. gwartney

    gwartney Unafilliated Gold

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    Or everything?

    I try, mostly fail, to track what I eat. I want to see what I'm getting too much of for sure and what I'm not getting enough of. I'd like to get into swimsuit shape by summer (of 2015).

    My wife, on the other hand, seems to know instinctively what not to eat and has the will power not to eat it.

    I know fried foods, soft drinks, candy, etc are really bad for you but I need to be able to see how bad they are an how much I'm going overboard.
     
  2. Mark Mayonnaise

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    I'll be your fitness coach :cheer:
     
  3. DrSublux

    DrSublux Who am dis VIP

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    chriza has cock bumps
     
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    Nope :belch:
     
  5. BrulesRules

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    calories I love bread way too much to worry about carbs.
     
  6. wicked smaaaht

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    Used to be a nut about that stuff. I eat what I want, when I want. I'm wicked active though
     
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    No, because I exercise on a regular basis so I don't have to. :grad:
     
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  9. Mark Mayonnaise

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    I've done low carb a few times. It works, but made me miserable too. Never again.
     
  10. gwartney

    gwartney Unafilliated Gold

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    We'd get along great on the dietary side!
     
  11. gwartney

    gwartney Unafilliated Gold

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    Did you gain it back?
     
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    what worked for me is no fried foods, no soda or drinks with any calories and staying under 1600 calories daily..lost 20 pounds in a month doing that.
     
  13. gwartney

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    I'd be skinny too if I ate Kosher. I don't think the Buffalo Wild wings around here conform.
     
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    RH Goatcabin Notable Member VIP

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    I count carbs
     
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    I need to eat fruit. One fucking banana is two days worth of carbs. :bigcry:
     
  16. gwartney

    gwartney Unafilliated Gold

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    I don't drink much pop. Maybe one every two weeks. But I like the margaritas! Fried foods are my weakness. I have a feeling I go way over 1600. Probably at dinner.
     
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    I'm not Jewish. : oy:
     
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    yeah it was lots of grilled chicken and vegetables and fruits for dessert...or turkey burgers and baked chips.
     
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    watch fat

    eat fat free everything

    you will lose lots o weight :)

    eat whole foods - nothing processed

    skip anything not in its "natural" (if you can) state
     
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    gwartney Unafilliated Gold

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    Do you count carbs to lose weight or just to be healthy?