3 Fat Chicks on a Diet Weight Loss Community  

Go Back   3 Fat Chicks on a Diet Weight Loss Community > Food > Food Talk And Fabulous Finds

Food Talk And Fabulous Finds Recipes, Healthy Cooking, and General Food Topics

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 03-27-2012, 08:45 PM   #16
Erin
 
ErBear's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Posts: 116

S/C/G: 210/172/145

Height: 5'4"

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by JoeyRug View Post
Cucumber water, my son loves it too, tastes like summertime.
Ohhh interesting... you just put cucumber slices in water? Hmm... I bet that would be good with sparkling water, too.
__________________
I am married to the most amazing man I could possibly ask for. He's supportive and wonderful and has thought I was beautiful even 30+ pounds heavier than I am now.

I want to be healthy and happy. I want to never have any limitations on what I can and can't do because of my weight. And one day I want to be a fun and active Mom.
ErBear is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-03-2012, 11:34 AM   #17
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: North Texas
Posts: 10

S/C/G: 160/see ticker/140

Height: 5'2"

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by ErBear View Post
Ohhh interesting... you just put cucumber slices in water? Hmm... I bet that would be good with sparkling water, too.
Never have tried it with sparkling water - Great idea!
__________________


JoeyRug is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-03-2012, 12:36 PM   #18
June
 
runningfromfat's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Brasil
Posts: 2,620

S/C/G: 240/184/155

Height: 5'6"

Default

Hmm... I mostly just drink water and coffee. We do have coke zero sometimes too but try not to keep it in the house much. I use to drink smoothies but I found they weren't filling enough for the calories.

I also try to eat fruit if I'm in one of those moods(especially something really juicy like melon).
__________________

Starting Measurements (B/W/H): about 51/40/46, 240 lbs Goal Reached Pre-Pregnancy: 39/29.5/38, 156lbs Current: about 43/34/42
Mini-Goals
Started at 240
Onederland 199 (Jan 6, 2010, exactly 2 years after my previous due date!)
Overweight BMI 185 (Aug 3, 2011, one year after joining 3FC!)
Pre-pregnancy weight 175 (Oct 18, 2011)
Called Goal 156

My Bras, Fashion, and Weight Loss Blog
runningfromfat is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-03-2012, 12:45 PM   #19
August 2013 restart
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Posts: 349

S/C/G: 248/229/139

Height: 5'2"

Default

I get the same way. Sometimes I'm just watered out.
I don't do any artificial sweeteners, at all... so all my old favorites like fresca and crystal light, etc are out! AH!
This means I usually use up the 70 calories and drink one of my kids capri sun juice pouches. LOL They're small, but enough that it just gives me that flavor that I am craving.
Once every two weeks or so I give in and have a Snapple iced tea of some sort.

Other than that it's milk in my cereal and occasionally a small, 4 oz, glass of OJ.
__________________
April getaway goal

The big picture


Last edited by DaugT; 04-03-2012 at 12:46 PM.
DaugT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-04-2012, 10:44 AM   #20
Cute and fun to be with
 
knobhdy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Posts: 479

S/C/G: 250/ticker/125

Height: 5' 5.5"

Default

I second the cucumber. I slice it thin on my mandolin. It and any juices I collect goes into a pitcher with a lot of ice, and then fill with cold water.

It so amazingly refreshing in the summer, especially as a break from gardening.

I also bring powered lemonade and ice tea (although rarely these days) watered down about 4-1. Almost everything gets watered down with me.
__________________



A year from now, you will wish you had started today.
Life's Little Loses - Weight loss, Fitness, Dirt and Running

2012 loss 4th of July
knobhdy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-04-2012, 07:20 PM   #21
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Posts: 146

Default

I love iced green tea. I usually sweeten it with Splenda.
Euphy is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
What rules, tricks, or special lil quirks do you use to stay on plan? TaraLee 100 lb. Club 28 05-25-2010 11:48 AM
do you lose more when you're hungry? ubergirl 100 lb. Club 31 03-04-2010 02:59 PM
Do you crave water? And what is too much? Here we go again 20-Somethings 17 07-03-2008 11:04 PM


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:37 AM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.

Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.3.2