I Went to Vegan Heaven

September’s diet is vegan. For those who don’t know what that means, no animal products of any kind – meat, dairy, eggs, etc. I also spent the first week or so of being vegan in Portland. I’ll get to those details in just a moment. Read More »

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It’s Not All Fun and Weight Loss

Up until this morning, this post was completely going to come out of a place of self anger and disappointment. Let me explain. July was the month for SlimFast and although there were a few times that I went off the rails a bit (and by off the rails I mean I ate two reasonable meals a day and had one shake as opposed to two shakes and one meal), I still figured I would lose some weight.Read More »

Mexico Didn’t Make Me Fatter!

I know it’s been about three weeks since my last post but I did spend 10 days in Mexico and then had to catch up on work, life, routine when I returned. But now back to the grind and I gotta say the biggest win for me in the past 3 weeks has been not gaining any weight while I was on vacation. As I mentioned in a previous post, I have already decided that it’s ok to swerve off whatever diet I’m on while on vacation. Read More »

The Experiment Begins

For month 1 I’ve decided to do Weight Watchers. I’ve not actually joined the program, but I’ve done it in the past so I’m somewhat familiar with it already and I have a friend who is also on Weight Watchers so she can answer any questions I have. In a nutshell, for the Weight Watchers diet, all foods are “worth” a certain number of points and you’re allotted a set number of points to consume per week with 49 total extra points you can split any way you want. Read More »

How It’s Gonna Work

You might be wondering what diets I’ll be doing and what this all entails. Well, no need to stay up at night thinking about it, because this, my first post, will explain all that. OK, I lied, not ALL, because I haven’t yet decided exactly which 12 diets I’ll be doing so that will be a surprise but you’ll still get the general idea. Read More »