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  1. nicoleaimee

    nicoleaimee chunky chick :-)

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    did you know that the american points calculator is totally different to the uk one??

    i have been pointing my stuff on a calculator online but just used a different one , the UK one and the points are coming up lower!! i have been over pointing stuff:rolleyes:
     
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    nicoleaimee chunky chick :-)

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    yep thats the one i was using!!! if you use this one Weight Watchers POINTS® Calculator

    things come up totally different :-( my dinner tonight has 359 cals and 1.1 sat fat and the usual one says 7 but the uk one says 5.5, which one will i use?
     
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    Well thats really good then, How did you find it? I have stopped going to the classes now as I didnt like the leader but I am dertimened to do it myself 100% x
     
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    nicoleaimee chunky chick :-)

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    i just googled uk points calculator and it was the first one to come up! what one will i use, i dont want to under point either :-(
     
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    nicoleaimee chunky chick :-)

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    oh i do it myself too!
     
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    We could do it together and encourage each other along the way if you wanted to. Seems we have the same amount to lose and stuff. I am bridesmaid for my dads wedding in October so thats why that is my goal. Do you do any excercise? thats my problemo x
     
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    On my esource (ie; official) WW points calculator, that comes up 5.5 points honey! woohoo, more points free for you! :) xx
     
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    my bf downloaded the uk version for me the other day so its always on my desktop now, which is handy. Its really accurate too, i tested it you see!:D on a weight watchers meal which already has the points value on the box and I put in the cals and sat fat for the meal and the points came up the same!! Who needs meetings!! haha:p
     
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    The correct one is the UK one, not calculator.net and i just checked with my points calculator and my weight watchers points finder book that your dinner will be 5.5 points :)


    x

    Hope this helps
     
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    Do the americans not use calories and fibre as opposed to calories and sat fat. I too used the america calculator when doing ww a few years back lol
     
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    No see the Americans would sprinkle over fibre powder on their dinner making it lower in points but at the end of the day they were only cheating themselves out ! LOL

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    LMAO!!!! x
     
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    Oh nightmare!!! Funny a kind lady on here e mailed ww recipes a while back, they were american and I suspected at the time the points weren't right so didn't use them - that must be why!!!
     
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    :D x

    Yep, thats most probably right .. :)

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    Where can you get the UK one please?

    I have been 'making do' with a points chart thing my friend got at her WW meeting last year but a calculator would be loads easier!
     
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    Thanks very much :)
     
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