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Discussion in 'Weight Watchers - Food Diaries' started by leanne38, 28 January 2014 Social URL.

  1. leanne38

    leanne38 Member

    I everyone, just a little bit about me, my names leanne I have a year and a bit before I hit 40. I recently moved back to my home town, after a break up with my husband. Anyway I had to book in with a GP who insisted in giving me a medical!!! Well that consisted of a colossal weigh in at 24st 0.5lbs!!!! I was heartbroken, the last time I got on a scales I was just under the 20 stone mark!! Admittedly it was a few years ago, I have gone up 2 dress sizes, and I look a lot bigger, but somewhere deep down I thought I still weighed that amount.
    I have always been big, not massive, I got married at a size 16, not long after had my first child, and then slowly over the years the weight crept on. My husband reassured me he loved me and I stayed happy in my own little cocoon.
    So the GP has prescribed weight-watchers?? I work for the nhs and this was news to me! I have to be honest I feel to ashamed to attend a class, so I sorted online subscription, and I started yesterday!! I have a mammoth 53pp! When I was reading through your diary's I was stunned I have double what some have!! I am totally new to this plan, I have never followed before but I am determined to give it my all!! I have a family wedding the beginning of may, and I know I am in for the long slog, but it would be amazing if I could have shifted a stone or two!!
    I have decided to keep a diary so there will be accountability x
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  3. leanne38

    leanne38 Member

    Meals for the day

    Hot water and lemon juice (read somewhere it's good for you so why not)
    Oats so simple apple and blueberry pot 6pp

    Mid morning snack
    Ww Greek yogurt 2pp

    Lunch jacket pot with tuna mayo sweet corn with a side salad 14pp

    Shepard's pie with peas and gravy worked out at 15pp

    Now this works out at 37pp I have 16pp left, I am working the night shift, and toast with butter is the norm!! And loads of coffee, I will have 2 toast with a little lurpak and a sliced banana and x 5 coffee so with milk that comes to 12pp have some left over but going to not use and try to plan much better tomorrow!! I want out of the toast habit x
  4. skinhead

    skinhead Full Member

    Food looks great! Try to take it a day at a time and set small goals. Night shifts are hard...that toast always tastes so good!! I take a few wee cereal bars like alpen light (2pp) or ww cakes to eat with my coffee instead.
  5. MrsLmc

    MrsLmc Gold Member

    Hey subscribing if you don't mind. I used to hate night shift, so hard to eat normally when you are sleeping and waking at all the wrong times. Definately planning is the best way. Best of luck on your journey
    Laura x
  6. leanne38

    leanne38 Member

    Well the night shift was so busy I missed out on the toast!! Not a massive issue. Time for some shut eye and 2 days off to actually plan and get some healthy food in x
  7. MrsLmc

    MrsLmc Gold Member

    Sleep well and yay to two days off! x
  8. tattyt34

    tattyt34 Member

    Good luck Hun you can do this x
  9. Clover89

    Clover89 Silver Member

  10. leanne38

    leanne38 Member

    Today has been about planning and lists! Think a little OCD has crept in. But if it helps me get to where I would love to be I am going to work with it.
    Today's food

    Nothing sleeping!

    Spicy chicken 2pp
    Peppers onions 0pp
    Sour cream 1pp
    Guacamole 1pp
    Pitta bread 5pp
    Side salad 0pp
    Total 9pp

    Dinner (best friend coming around)
    Chicken breast 5pp
    Creamy pasta sauce made with Philly extra light and mustard and stock 3pp
    Pasta 6pp
    Mushrooms 0pp
    Green salad 0pp
    Bottle of wine!!!! 18pp (my downfall wine!!)
    Total 32pp

    Snacks fruit 0pp

    That makes 41 pp I still have 11left?? I am convinced I am in way to many points, I have double checked! I assume it's because I am so overweight and I am really tall?

    Will have a hot choc made with milk before bedtime to use the rest up x
  11. MrsLmc

    MrsLmc Gold Member

    Don't worry about the amount of pp they will soon disappear with the weight. Enjoy them while you have them. And wine seems like the perfect way to spend them ;)
  12. leanne38

    leanne38 Member

    It is going down really well, so far it does not feel like a diet, I am eating tasty food and plenty of it. But know it's not that easy, if it was I would never have got to this weight x
  13. MrsLmc

    MrsLmc Gold Member

    WW is a great plan, allows us to factor in the things we like, keeps the motivation up. You'll do great xx
  14. leanne38

    leanne38 Member

    Another good day, not feeling hungry yet with all my points that's no surprise.

    Crumpets x 2 5pp
    Lurpak 3pp
    Orange juice 2pp
    Total 10pp

    Thins x 2 6pp
    Lettuce x 0pp
    Mayo 3pp
    Chicken 2pp
    Ww Greek yogurt 2pp
    Total 13pp

    pork loin 4pp
    Pasta 9pp
    Philly extra light made into a sauce with course grain mustard mushrooms and onions 3pp
    Garlic ciabatta 7pp
    Total 23pp!!!!!

    That leaves 6pp will have a milky coffee and x2 ww biscuits later.
  15. skinhead

    skinhead Full Member

    Food looks great! Bought the chilli Philadelphia today myself so gonna try it in pasta this week :) it is surprising how satisfied you can be whilst losing weight!
  16. MrsLmc

    MrsLmc Gold Member

    Great day yesterday. Food looks yummy! x
  17. leanne38

    leanne38 Member

    Well back on the night shifts, and last night was a busy one ! Only tonight to go and then back on days with the normal folk x
    Food yesterday

    Bowl of shreddies with skimmed milk and sweetner 7 pp
    Orange juice 3pp
    Total 10pp

    Mid morning
    Ww Greek yogurt 2pp

    Warburtons pitta pocket 4pp
    Green salad 0pp
    Goats cheese 5pp
    Caramelised red onion chutney 2pp
    Sliced oranges and mint 0pp
    Total 11pp

    Spanish omelette 10pp

    Snacks at work
    X 2 crumpets for middle of night with butter 7pp
    A bar of dairy milk for a 2am sugar hit 7pp
    Hot choc options 2pp

    Total 49pp 3pp under for the day.
  18. MrsLmc

    MrsLmc Gold Member

    Ohh great diary, particularly like the sounds of lunch! Glad nights are nearly over for you x
  19. Clover89

    Clover89 Silver Member

    Lunch sounds sooo good! How much goats cheese do u get for 5pp xxx
  20. Nessa29

    Nessa29 Gold Member

    Hey Leanne here to follow your journey. Xx
  21. Nessa29

    Nessa29 Gold Member

    I do think you need to try and eat all your points if you can, you are given that amount for a reason.
    I'm 5.5 tall and starting weight was 22st 9lb and I started on 48pp embrace them whilst they are there!! Xx

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