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Forum: Overeaters Anonymous 08-30-2014, 11:28 PM
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Views: 2,317
Posted By PearlNorth
Great job.

Great job.
Forum: Overeaters Anonymous 10-19-2012, 02:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,254
Posted By PearlNorth
Feeling Sad

I am going to try to make this post positive. Please forgive the rambling. I am feeling really sad, but am trying to look at the positive. I have had two good days on my food plan. I have started...
Forum: Calorie Counters 10-18-2012, 06:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 359
Posted By PearlNorth
Hungry, Not Really, Just Tense

I am writing this post just to keep myself out of the kitchen. I want something but have to save my calories for dinner and my evening snack. So I am keeping busy, until the feeling passes. I have...
Forum: Calorie Counters 10-18-2012, 06:42 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,479
Posted By PearlNorth
My counselor recommended I not do 1200, but 1500....

My counselor recommended I not do 1200, but 1500. I have to lose over 100 pounds, so I could probably eat 1600 and still lose weight. 1200 does make me feel like I am starving. I set my fitness...
Forum: Overeaters Anonymous 10-18-2012, 05:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 50,146
Posted By PearlNorth
Like answers.

I think you seeing you doctor is good too. I was eating low carb and low fat for a year, losing weight, and being happy. But, i was not getting enough fluids, guess what, I got uric kidney stones...
Forum: Overeaters Anonymous 10-18-2012, 05:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 41,350
Posted By PearlNorth
My experience, in my opinion.

Heres what I know about OA history. Way before 1970 when I first went to meeting, OA had a food plan called the grey sheet. It was very restrictive and didn't meet everyones health needs. As time...
Forum: Overeaters Anonymous 10-18-2012, 05:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 922
Posted By PearlNorth
This is a hard question to answer because the...

This is a hard question to answer because the concept is your "own" concept of a higher power. In my experience in OA, some call their higher power God, some Goddess, some call their higher power...
Forum: Mini-Goals 10-01-2012, 05:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 482
Posted By PearlNorth
Regain my focus, stop the night eating.

Today I want to just be calm, stop the binging and walk away from the night eating.
:dizzy:
Forum: Chicks up for a Challenge 10-01-2012, 04:58 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 3,807
Posted By PearlNorth
Just for today, start my new plan. Go to bed...

Just for today, start my new plan. Go to bed early, because nighttime is my time to overeat.

Start blogging.
Forum: Introductions 10-01-2012, 04:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 263
Posted By PearlNorth
Red face Hello

Okay, here I am, I was here in this forum quite awhile ago and didn't stick. My counselor adviced me to come back and blog.

I lost a lot of weight for over a year, and then i got really...
Forum: 300+ Club 11-12-2011, 05:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 451
Posted By PearlNorth
Hi, i think you should find a way of life that...

Hi, i think you should find a way of life that works for you. Thats what I did last January. After all my years of up and down i finally figured it out. I count calories, keep a food journal. I give...
Forum: 300+ Club 11-10-2011, 11:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 722
Posted By PearlNorth
I agree with everyone, you are not silly. Yeah...

I agree with everyone, you are not silly. Yeah for you on a good start. Count your lucky stars that you have such a great new outlook. I'm not sure of your age, but you sound young. I am 61 and I...
Forum: 300+ Club 11-10-2011, 11:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 446
Posted By PearlNorth
I just bought one at Bed, Bath and Beyond. I...

I just bought one at Bed, Bath and Beyond. I bought the Weight Watchers brand because it was the cheapest and I had one before and liked it. This one has the body fat thing which is kind of cool. I...
Forum: 300+ Club 11-05-2011, 07:03 PM
Replies: 211
Sticky: 300+.....Bios
Views: 133,182
Posted By PearlNorth
November 5, 2011 PearlNorth - childhood...

November 5, 2011

PearlNorth - childhood alias me and a friend cooked up for when you don't want someone to know your real name.
(Debbie is my real name)

I am a young 61. My birthday is June...
Forum: 300+ Club 11-05-2011, 06:41 PM
Replies: 466
Views: 23,713
Posted By PearlNorth
Similar to change4life, i have people notice....

Similar to change4life, i have people notice. Recentky i saw a friend i had not seen for awhile and she said "are you disappearing". I loved it. Also, still have stone. Aargh. Thankful for pain...
Forum: 300+ Club 11-03-2011, 09:08 PM
Replies: 466
Views: 23,713
Posted By PearlNorth
Happy that I worked out today. I have been sick...

Happy that I worked out today. I have been sick with kidney stones since last thursday. Yucky pain is all I can say. Also I gained 6 pounds of water weight after they gave me two bags of saline...
Forum: 300+ Club 11-02-2011, 03:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 608
Posted By PearlNorth
In Jan 2011, I made a lifestyle change. I chose a...

In Jan 2011, I made a lifestyle change. I chose a plan i thoyght i could live on the rest of my life. No fad or commercial diets for me. I choose to count calories and eat low fat, low carb as much...
Forum: 300+ Club 10-31-2011, 12:28 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,565
Posted By PearlNorth
Hi, i eat 1200 to 1600. I balance it out to 5...

Hi, i eat 1200 to 1600. I balance it out to 5 meals a day. I do water aerobics. I try to vary the calories so my body wont get to a specific amount. I was doing my calories weekly but stopped for no...
Forum: 300+ Club 10-27-2011, 07:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 504
Posted By PearlNorth
Cool. I love it too.

Cool. I love it too.
Forum: 300+ Club 10-27-2011, 03:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 504
Posted By PearlNorth
Thumbs up New Scale, Weighs Body Fat...Cool

Had to buy new scale. Shows pounds, body fat and percentage, bone density, and bmi. Weigh this morning was up 1 pound, but my body fat was down 3 points, and my bmi was down 1 point. WooHoo
Forum: Calorie Counters 10-27-2011, 02:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 920
Posted By PearlNorth
I try to go online before i go out and check out...

I try to go online before i go out and check out the menu and decide what i am going to eat when i get there. I try to live one day at a time. I use meditation with affirmations.

And, most of all,...
Forum: Calorie Counters 10-26-2011, 09:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,002
Posted By PearlNorth
Hang there. I have been doing this since Jan. And...

Hang there. I have been doing this since Jan. And let me tell you i have stopped fretting over the scale. I just keep plugging along on plan and my weight does its own thing. I have went up and down....
Forum: Calorie Counters 10-26-2011, 06:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 456
Posted By PearlNorth
All I can share is my personal trainer told me to...

All I can share is my personal trainer told me to eat 1400 to 1500. I was eating 1200. I am still in my 200s but have lost 86 pounds so far. She also recommended i split my calories into 5 meals a...
Forum: 300+ Club 10-26-2011, 05:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 419
Posted By PearlNorth
Cool Happiness is feeling healthy and alive.

Yesterday, I realized how happy I have been since January. If you had known me then you would not of known that: I was at my heaviest (350), used a cane, couldnt walk up stairs, couldnt sit in a...
Forum: 300+ Club 10-26-2011, 12:48 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,401
Posted By PearlNorth
Rachelm: my answer to your question about 5 meals...

Rachelm: my answer to your question about 5 meals a day, i like it, it seems to make me less hungry during the day and less cravings for things i chose not to eat, it sort of evens me out and helps...
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