|The Lounge||My boyfriend doesn't like sex...||Feb 18 2012
|As for depression, I wouldn't say so, he's a pretty happy guy.|
|The Lounge||My boyfriend doesn't like sex...||Feb 18 2012
|He's 21 and his child is two, almost three years old. I lost my virginity to him so I'm obviously very attached to him but we used to have sex more often then he just...didn't want to anymore. It really hurts my self confidence. But it could be likely that he may have something wrong, I was planning on getting him a doctors appointment soon anyway. I really hope this works...because I have needs haha :(|
|Foods||Time between last thing you ate and going to sleep?||Dec 06 2011
Dinner is usually around 6-7 for me, and I go to bed around 9:00...sooooo, I usually have 2 apples or some cereal before bed. :) i cannot sleep on an empty stomach! if i forget to eat a before-bed snack, i usually wake up in the middle of the night, and then i find myself getting into a bunch of goodies haha :x
|Young Calorie Counters||Goals!||Nov 15 2011
- lose 5-10 lbs
- make it through this college semester with A's & B's
- be a better girlfriend
- stay happy
- work on being more tolerant of my parents
|Foods||Candy - Best and Worst||Nov 13 2011
mike & ikes
sour peach rings
harry potter jelly beans :P
|Young Calorie Counters||LOVE love loooove! LOVE!!!!!||Nov 09 2011
I like this :)
- my butt (nice and juicy haha)
- my eyes (blueish-greenish and big)
- my odd but yet unique nose (no one that i've ever seen has a nose like i do haha..i used to hate it, but i've learned to love it)
- how short i am :) (5'2)
As for personality...
- very motivated
- "one of the guys" so i can joke around a lot, and be gross, just like the guys haha and play video games! love them!
- always looking out for others
|Foods||Would you rather...||Nov 08 2011
Maple brown sugar oatmeal =]
fluffy blueberry pancakes with maple syrup and butter on top
pumpkin spice cinnamon swirl pancakes with cream cheese icing?
|Young Calorie Counters||Healthy or not??||Nov 04 2011
thank you! :D
But, you never want to go by what your friends say is right/wrong :P Especially in this case. Most people when they start showing signs of disordered eating, are usually at a healthy weight. Don't do what most people, including me, did when we fell into this trap. We refused to ask for help, or didn't even realize we needed it, and ended up a lot more severe into the disease than originally. There are counselors that specialize in eating disorders, I'm sure there's one nearby you. :)
But nope, don't worry, it's good that you are getting this out and realizing you have a problem! That's the first step to recovery :D
Kick this in the butt before it takes over.
P.S. every girl is beautiful in her own way, so try and see that :) everyday, when you look in the mirror, tell yourself one thing you find beautiful about yourself, whether its an interior or exterior beauty.
|Young Calorie Counters||How old were you when you had your first kiss?||Nov 02 2011
17 =) But it was with a loser, so it didn't last long haha.
But now at the age of 18, I have an amazing boyfrienddd :D
|Young Calorie Counters||Healthy or not??||Nov 02 2011
Well, I went through anorexia for about a year and now i'm pretty much fully recovered, but anyway.
You are showing signs of an eating disorder, yes. Especially if you haven't had your period...that's a given that you need to try and get past this. I'm 5'2 right now, and I weigh the same as you do. So you are definitely not overweight, you're a little under-average, your weight is okay but you could afford to gain a few more lbs.
Trust me, before this gets even worse, I would talk to a counselor...a lot of anorexia/bulimic problems lead to binging, what I went through after anorexia. Not to mention, the consequences of an anorexia/bulimia can be serious, one of them being infertility. I'm sure you want kids one day, don't you?
I learned to accept that I am beautiful even if I am a little chubby, even though, most people say I'm not but we're always the worst judges of ourselves.
All you have to do to keep in shape is moderate exercise, eating healthy, taking your vitamins, etc. Don't worry about calories all the time. Just eat a healthy well-balanced meal, full of fiber and protein (things that fill you up) until you feel satisfied.
Good luck and feel free to message me anytime if you need any advice :)
|Foods||Would you rather...||Nov 02 2011
Noodles, with marinated tofu, and steamed broccoli and carrots. Topped with feta cheese, and with a mix of tomato sauce :D yum
crunch bar or hershey's cookies & cream bar?
|Foods||Food survey for the bored||Oct 25 2011
|Foods||Is canned chicken good for you?||Oct 25 2011
anything in a can is less nutritious than fresh, but it's not bad for you. try and get the kind with less sodium, and no oils, just all in water. that's the best option :)
|Foods||Is multigrain flat bread count as whole grain? New fod ideas?||Oct 25 2011
Flat bread is whole grains, we basically want whole grains because they're higher in fiber and protein. So yep, flat bread would be a good choice.
Also, for other protein ideas...greek yogurt, edamames (roasted or not), go lean kashi cereal, soy milk, protein bars...to name a few
|Foods||What do you eat nearly every day?||Oct 22 2011
Lately, it's been like this...
breakfast: parfait (greek yogurt/go lean kashi/apple slices)
lunch: subway & a hershey's cookies & cream bar (i'm at school, so yeahh)
dinner: veggie & egg wrap
before-bed-snack: carrots & guacamole
yup yup :D
|Young Calorie Counters||5"2||Oct 14 2011
I'm 18 and 123 lbs.
I maintain on 1600, I never exercise though lol...but if I do exercise, I usually bump it up to 1800, I don't really do anything vigorous.
|Young Calorie Counters||teen health SURVEY.||Oct 14 2011
What's your name? Amy :)
How old are you? 18
What grade are you in? College freshman
How often do you wash your face? Like, twice a day, morning and night
What facial wash do you use? In the morning, I just use whatever is around (usually we have some in the shower), and at night...I use proactiv
What is your favorite hair product? smelly good shampooooo :)
How often do you wash your hair? Once a day
Do you shower every day? yup yup, i don't see how people go without
What is your favorite soap or scrub? i can't remember off the top of my head, but there's this one kind i like that's like vanilla with the little beads in it
Do you use face masks or facial treatments? nahhh
Have you ever whitened your teeth profesionally or unprofessionally? crest whitening strips is all
Do you feel pressured by media to be:
[ ]over weight
[ ]smaller chested
[ ]altered by plastic surgery
What is your favorite magazine for hygenic tips? mm...i dont know, really
Which magazine has your favorite health articles/tips? clean eating
What is your favorite magazine in general? clean eating :D
What are your feelings on fashion models; should they hire heavier models, keep hiring too skinny models but just let us know that isnt normal, or something else? they shouldn't let them model if their bmi is too low.
Has a book ever changed your views on weight? not that i know of
Have you ever gone on a diet supported by media? (ex: south beach diet, atkins diet, jenny craig, weight watchers) yeah, i went on the south beach haha
Do you or have you ever used work out tapes? yep
Does the media give you inspiration to be healthier or make you just feel worse about your weight? kind of both.
Do you eat the recomended amount of calories for your body weight daily? yeppers, i do
Do you take a daily vitamin? haha yeah, im like an old person taking a bunch of pills in the morning. i take my b12, C, D, and multivitamin :D Oh and the fish oil
Have you ever taken a weight loss medicine? Nope
What is your favorite snack food? Popcorn =]
What is your favorite vegetable? Broccoli forshure
What is your favorite fruit? pineapple, watermelon & cantaloupe
Do you drink V8 or another drink to get your veggie/fruit servings? nope
What is your favorite guilty pleasure food? ice cream cake =]
How often do you eat sweets? not very often, i like to fit a hershey bar or something into my daily calorie intake tho sometimes
Would you say that you eat more healthly or unhealthly? healthy, i just eat too much sometimes of the healthy stuff haha
Do you excersize every day? does walking around campus count? haha i used to exercise a lot more. I do skateboard too, but it's not daily.
Do you excersize more atleast three times a week? Probably about 2 skateboard sessions
Have you ever worked out on an empty stomach? yeaaahhh, its horrible
What do you eat before/after workouts? i'll eat a piece of fruit before usually, and then just whatever after
Has excersize helped you lose weight or gain muscle? yep
What is your favorite workout? swimming (:
What is the workout you do most often? skateboard, but...if that doesn't count, at the gym i usually do elliptical
Do you consider calm yoga a workout? ehh not really
Do you get excersize at work or school? school
Have you ever lost more than ten pounds? yep
Have you ever gained more than ten pounds? yep
Do you like your weight right now? i'd like to lose around 5-10, but my weight is meh
What is your goal weight? 110
Are you looking to lose, maintain, or gain weight? lose a little.
Have you ever drank? nope
Have you ever smoked pot? nope. cant say im not curious tho :p
Have you ever done any drugs? nope lol
Do you dye your hair? i have, but i dont plan on doing it anymore
Have you ever been in love? yeahh
Are your parents divorced? yep
How long have you been friends with your best friend? 8 years :)
Does your best friend eat healthy? kind of.
Have you ever excersized with your friends or boyfriend? i have
Are you happy in your life? ive been happier, just a lot going on right now
Would you trade your life with any one elses? oh heck yeah, haha
Who loves you the most? i dont know...my doggy? haha
Who are three people you look up to? bam margera, drew barrymore
|Pregnancy & Parenting||I'm dating a babies daddy...||Oct 14 2011
Thank you, it's going to break my heart :,( But I just have to be strong