posts tagged: diet

1200 Calorie Meal Plan: A Day in the Life

A question I get all the time when I mention my calorie goals (I eat between 1200 and 1310 calories per day per MyFitnessPal) is “How on Earth can you eat only 1200 calories?!?!? Aren’t you starving all the time?!” … Keep Reading…

Recipe: Italian Stuffed Peppers

The other day, I got this craving for lasagna. Now, since we have ascertained that I am able to deal with my cravings like a reasonable human being, I contemplated this craving for a few days, trying to decide the … Keep Reading…

10 Tips for Dressing Yourself During Your Weight Loss

“What should I wear?”  It’s a classic dilemma that sitcoms have used to poke fun at people,  mostly women, for ages.  But when you are an eventually former fatty, (or for the layman: when you are losing weight) that question becomes incredibly difficult … Keep Reading…

Dealing with cravings like a reasonable human being

Some people think that in order to lose big weight, you need to magically have willpower all the time.  They think that dealing with cravings is some mythical power only the elite possess. Folks, I’m here to clear up something … Keep Reading…

Badass Black Bean Brownies

If I told you I could spin delicious, chocolatey brownies out of mere beans and some ingredients you likely already have in your cabinet, I expect that you would look at me like that princess looked at Rumpelstiltskin when he … Keep Reading…