|Foods||Cereal survey!||Jul 07 2011
How often do you eat cereal? several times a week
What is the last kind of cereal you ate? Cascadian Farms Multi-Grain Squares
What is your favorite "healthy" cereal? I don't think it really classifies as healthy, but I'm a sucker for Raisin Nut Bran.
What is your favorite sugary "unhealthy" cereal? Cinnamon Toast Crunch
What was your favorite cereal as a kid? Apple Jacks
What is the most amount of cereal you've eaten in one sitting? 3 bowls, I think
What kind of milk do you prefer in your cereal? Almond Breeze (unsweetened)
Best cereal for snacking on dry? Kashi Honey Sunshine
Favorite chocolatey cereal? don't like chocolate-flavored cereal
Do you put fruit/sugar/other toppings in/on your cereal? sometimes banana or blueberries, never sugar
Favorite kashi cereal? Go Lean Crunch
Cinnamon life or regular life? I have never tried Life.
Chocolate rice krispies or cocoa puffs? don't like either one
Regular cheerios or honey nut cheerios? regular with bananas
Do you drink the leftover milk in your cereal bowl? that's one of the best parts of eating cereal!
|Weight Loss||Short girls (5'4" and under) with a significant amount of weight to lose! (40+)||Jul 07 2011
Hi, girls. I'm sorry I haven't posted anything in a few weeks. Summer is wreaking havoc on my weight loss efforts. But luckily I haven't gained anything. I, too, am "treading water" at 149.4 - same weight I was on May 1st.
|Foods||Survey of Munchies||Jun 27 2011
Let's start off simple
Absolute favorite food: oatmeal
Favorite kind of pie: banana cream pie
Favorite kind of cake: carrot cake
Cake or pie: pie
Worst flavor of anything: lemon
Best flavor of anything: cinnamon
Favorite fast food item: McDonald's french fries
Absolute must-have food: oatmeal
Food you could eat everyday and not get bored: oatmeal
In your opinion, which holiday has the best food/meal? Easter has the best candy, but Thanksgiving has the best meal.
Favorite holiday candy: Reese's peanut butter eggs
Favorite holiday baked good: panforte
Worst holiday dish: green bean casserole
Favorite holiday food to make: sweet potato souflee
Let's Order! (What would you order at...)
A Coffee shop: double espresso
A french bakery/ cake shop: brioche with honey
A fancy restaurant: multiple courses of decadent in-season goodness
A Sandwich Shop: salami and provolone with tomato
A Bagel Store: plain whole wheat bagel
Let's Mix it up!
Favorite combination of food: beans and rice
Worst food combination: cabbage and mushrooms
Most creative food combination that tastes delish: cottage cheese and olives
Food combination you have yet to try: watermelon and ice cream... and I don't really see this happening.
|The Lounge||advice on anonymous do-gooding||Jun 24 2011
Good advice! Thanks for the input.
|Weight Loss||Short girls (5'4" and under) with a significant amount of weight to lose! (40+)||Jun 08 2011
I am back from a mini-hiatus and doing the Wednesday weigh-in thing. Here comes a month of stats....
|Weight Loss||Short girls (5'4" and under) with a significant amount of weight to lose! (40+)||May 18 2011
Hi gals. I am sticking with Wednesday weigh-in because I am a creature of habit. So here are my stats for this month, depressing as they are.
|Weight Loss||Short girls (5'4" and under) with a significant amount of weight to lose! (40+)||May 06 2011
Sorry, Nanette... I will weigh in although it's the same old story. Just can't seem to break 150 for good.
|Weight Loss||Constipation...||May 05 2011
I feel your pain. At the moment I am working on day 4 without a bowel movement. This is the average, though sometimes I go up to 8 days. My average daily fiber intake is 40g, and the majority of my diet consists of whole grains, fruits, vegetables, and beans.
|Games & Challenges||Word association||May 01 2011
|Foods||Sweet Peppers snack||May 01 2011
I love sweet peppers! The orange ones are my favorite, followed closely by red. Green is a trusty standby. For some reason, I'm not too keen on the yellow ones.
|Foods||WARNING: Pringles light!||Apr 30 2011
Hilarious! I've never read this before. Thanks for sharing.
|Foods||Healthy Food Survey||Apr 30 2011
Cold cereal, oatmeal or museli? oatmeal
Kale, collard greens or Swiss chard? collards
Soy milk, almond milk or oat milk? almond milk
Favorite way to cook veggies? sauteed
Favorite fruit for breakfast? blueberries
Favorite fruit for snack? banana
Best way to eat carrots? steamed and then lightly glazed with butter
Whole grains are best in: bread, pasta or baked goods? bread
Favorite healthy dessert? yogurt
Favorite nut butter? peanut butter
Luna Bars, LaraBars or Think Bars? never tried any of them
Black beans, kidney beans or garbanzo beans? kidney beans
Black, spice or green tea? spice
How do you take your tea? black
Local or organic from store? local
Favorite farmer's market item? I am craving some fresh arugula from the farmer's market.... May 14th, hurry up and get here....
Favorite combinations for trail mix? almonds, walnut pieces, and dried cranberries
Favorite dried fruit? prunes
Baked potato or baked yam? baked yam
Favorite way to eat dark chocolate? slooooooooooowly
|Weight Loss||Curvy vs. Lean vs. Skinny||Apr 29 2011
Definitely the first one. Reminds me of Monica Bellucci.
|Weight Loss||Short girls (5'4" and under) with a significant amount of weight to lose! (40+)||Apr 29 2011
Hang in there, Shell! You can do this!
|Weight Loss||Hungry. What to do?||Apr 29 2011
Do you eat breakfast? The larger my breakfast, the less hungry I am the rest of the day. But I know not everyone is a breakfast eater.
|Weight Loss||eat foods you hate?||Apr 29 2011
No way, life is too short, and I only get so many calories a day. I'm going to enjoy every last one of them.
|Foods||What bread do you eat?||Apr 29 2011
Nature's Own 100% Whole Grain
|Foods||Yummy or Yucky?||Apr 28 2011
|Foods||Decadent Survey ;)||Apr 28 2011
1. Make a Sundae: What goes on it?
2. Want some Cake? What kind?
3. Chocolate Dipped....?
4. Yum-o! A Milkshake! What kind?
5. Oh boy.. it's been a long day and you want something to sooth your soul. What shall it be?
6. Candy Bar Aisle! So many to choose from.... what kind?
7. The aroma of baking Cookies fills the air. What kind are they?
8. Donut Day! What kind should I have today?
9. Grab a handful of something to run out the door with... what would be most decadent to you?
10. Make a Decadent Creation:
|Foods||What's for dinner?||Apr 28 2011
- Red cabbage and apple chunks sauteed in butter