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monet0239 - Monday Oct 16, 2006
(Watching Carbs and IT'S WORKIN :))
Weight: 275.8

Thanks Ladies,.. hugssss

Today.. I cleaned.. a little..lol.. shhh..

nothing to out of the ordinary happened today.. next two days Kayden will be out of school half day.. .. so he and I will be playing some games together.. .. then on Wednesday.. I am taking him to the pumpkin patch.. .. I will take pictures of course hehe..

then Thursday and Friday, they are both off for fall break.. .. Tomorrow night I have conference with Kaydens teacher.. I think I already told you all that??

ok here is what was on the days menu..

B.. 3 eggs.. scrambled..2 cups of coffee with sf hazel nit creamer..

L.. meat rolls.. made with budding chicken this time..

D.. a beef stir fry.. with broc. cauli.. and carrots..just a few of those.. onions.. green , red and yellow peppers..

water and tea for my drinks today..

ok that will be it.. sweet dreams everyone.. love and hugss

Progress as of today: 78.7 lbs lost so far, only 125.8 lbs to go!

maria777 on 10/16/2006:
Glad you had a good day today!

That sounds like fun, taking your son to the pumpkin patch...bet you both will enjoy that! I think pumpkins are pretty! Good he's having some time off school to spend with Mama!

Your beef stir fry sounds good with those veggies!

Have a good nite! Big Smile!


WorkingIt on 10/17/2006:
I love peppers! YUMMY!

Have fun with your son!



monet0239 - Monday Oct 16, 2006
(Watching Carbs and IT'S WORKIN :))
Weight: 275.8

Good morning all.. thanks for the compliments :).. your all so wonderful.. :).. I am down another 1.8 this week.. yayay.. I'll be back later.. everyone have a wonderful day.. big hugsss

Progress as of today: 78.7 lbs lost so far, only 125.8 lbs to go!

WorkingIt on 10/16/2006:
Congrats on the lost weight! YAY!!! And your picture..WOW! There is a very noticeable difference for the POSITIVE! YAY! You have really nice eyes that are def. more defined now! Keep up the great work!


maria777 on 10/16/2006:
Hey, Lisa! Congratulations on your progress! Btw, big difference in the pics! Good for you!

<font color=red><b><font size=10>CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!


mattscat3295 on 10/16/2006:
Great pictures, Congratulations on the weightloss you are doing a great job, keep up the good work.



monet0239 - Sunday Oct 15, 2006
(Watching Carbs and IT'S WORKIN :))
Weight: 277.6

Just wanted to put this pic on here.. the little picture is my drivers license.. the other I just took yesterday morning before work.. even though the date on the pic is on there.. its wrong.. I still need to fix my camara.. grrr..lol.. anywho.. I can tell a huge difference in my face here.. so I wanted to post it for keep me going :).. no laffin ..lol..

todays entry is below one heh.. thanks for lookin..hugs

Progress as of today: 76.9 lbs lost so far, only 127.6 lbs to go!

hollybelle on 10/16/2006:
WOW - look at your new look! Keep up the good work. You are on your way....


borntocry on 10/16/2006:
Oh my goodness - what a difference!



monet0239 - Sunday Oct 15, 2006
(Watching Carbs and IT'S WORKIN :))
Weight: 277.6

well I didn't get anything done today that I wanted to.. the MIL came over.. wanted to go shopping.. she always gets me into trouble..lol.. so I went and decided to put a lay a way in at K-mart.. for the kiddos Christmas.. then we went out to eat and came home..

so now I am too full for dinner..lol.. here is the days menu

Brunch 10:30..lol..left over meatloaf balls.. 2

Dinner at 2:30..KFC...3 pieces of Chicken.. skin off and givin to the MIL green beans.. and greens.. a little cottage cheese... 2 tiny bites of slaw.. .. I promise they were tiny.. just to get a taste.lol.. I know.. no excuses..

but I could have had the mashes taters.. the noodles.. lots of slaw.. gravy... mac and cheese.. .. livers and gizzards.. pudding.. bread pudding.. cobbler.. but I didn't ..lol.. the MIL sure did though..

and you would be proud.. I got water and not a d. coke..lol.. I figured I NEEDED some.. loll and i dooo.. and i am drinking water now.. I thought about makin tea.. but naaaa..

so I got my laundry going again.. pizza in the oven for the others.. all is good .. ..

ok I am gonna get.. I sure hope you all had a wonderful weekend.. love and hugsssss...

Progress as of today: 76.9 lbs lost so far, only 127.6 lbs to go!

smiley2 on 10/16/2006:
Great job on resisting all those goodies you mentioned! My mouth started to water lol! I can definately see a HUGE difference in your face from the pictures, there is no doubt about it, you are losing weight! Keep it going!



monet0239 - Saturday Oct 14, 2006
(Watching Carbs and IT'S WORKIN :))
Weight: 277.6

ok.. sold 2 cars today .. yayaya..

this is the menu...

brekky.. none..

L.. bbq wings.. from Poppa Johns.. and salad.. from home ..

D.. meatloaf.. and green beans..

diet root beer..

now that I am off work again.. I will kick the water into gear

Last night was a good one.. dh and I played UNO.. the Rummy hehe

then decided to go to bed early... well now the kids are still away..lol.. wonder if he will wanna play more cards tonight? we shall see.. but I like sharling alone time with him.. even if we act like a lil old couple..lololol.. thats what he said one night.. this si what were suppost to do when we are 80..lol.. hes funny.. hehe..

have a wonderful Sunday all and God Bless.. hugs

Progress as of today: 76.9 lbs lost so far, only 127.6 lbs to go!

maria777 on 10/14/2006:
Meatloaf and green beans sounds yummy!

Don't forget to go to church tomorrow morning and use that pretty voice of yours for the Lord!

Have a good evening! Big Smile!


smiley2 on 10/15/2006:
My DH and me usually act like an old couple in our 80's lol, or some days it surely feels like it. I think the most important thing is that you do, as a couple what makes you happy, even if its silly or not according to norm. I like the sound of that wings you had!


WorkingIt on 10/15/2006:
LOL, hopefully you and your hubby had a great evening together..doing whatever you enjoy. And congrats on the cars sold! I watched something with that Mr. T guy and he was at a car dealership trying to sell cars..pretty funny. He was doing the calls and saying "This is Mr. T" and everyone kept hanging up on him because they thought he was playing a joke LOL. Have a great day!!


hollybelle on 10/15/2006:
Hope you're having a good weekend. Keep up the good work. I go to bed early most nights! Rest is good for you. Keep us posted this week!



monet0239 - Friday Oct 13, 2006
(Watching Carbs and IT'S WORKIN :))
Weight: 277.6

hello all..

worked today.. nothing else special..lol.. sold a car.. wo0oho0o..lol

here is the menu..

B.. 3 fried eggs in butter

L..meat rolls.. about 9.. and sliced green peppers dipped in sour cram and ranch mix.. Yum-O

D.. steak.. no veggies tonight..

thats it ..

have a great evening..hugssss

no kiddos home tonight.. just me and hubby :)

Progress as of today: 76.9 lbs lost so far, only 127.6 lbs to go!

maria777 on 10/13/2006:
Well, I hope you and your Dear Hubby have a wonderful evening together! :)

Looks like you had a nice day today, too!

Congratulations again on your progress!

BIG SMILE!!!!!


WorkingIt on 10/14/2006:
hehehe glad you had the evening alone with your husband!


Moody on 10/14/2006:
Yay for the sale and I hope you have a special evening with your husband!!



monet0239 - Thursday Oct 12, 2006
(Watching Carbs and IT'S WORKIN :))
Weight: 277.6

ok.. hello all.. went grocery shopping to say.. spent way to much.. but.. oh well..lol.. I got something to try today.. its called seafood mix.. has crab meat.. octopus.. muscles..shrimp.. and something else.. I am a little worried..lol.. but hey.. I will try anything once..lol. ok not ANYTHING..

if anyone has any suggestions on how to cook these things..lol.. please share it with em

Tomorrow night I am making lunch for work sat. gonna make Chili.. and a pumpkin roll for them.. I'll make my chili too.. for me hehe.. but Rick (the boss) always buys for us all every sat. so since he was kind enough to pay for out Motel this past weekend.. its the least I can do .. Him and his wife are such good people.. ..

so tomorrow night, I will a busy bee hehe.. but I'll get in here.. .. I hope..

I am freezing here tonight.. it was 30 degrees here in Indiana this am.. and now they say a freeze advisory tonight and possible snow flurries.. I am so NOT ready for this... I want fall to hang around awhile..lol.. just a tad bit chilly at night and in the 60s during that day.. that's not too bad.. but freeze advisories.. that's NOT good.. .. but hey.. what can we do about it.. dress warmer.. right..lol..

for all of those who still have nice warm weather.. I don't like you any more.. just kiddin.. I still lub ya..

ok well, I guess I better get off here.. think I will go hind under the covers..

oh wait..my menu.. B.. 2 fried eggs..

L.. meat rolls..cream cheese.. onion powder.. chopped onions (1/2 a small one) garlic powder.. old bay.. all mixed up and put on some turkey ( like budding).. then rolled them up.. ate 7 of them.. ..

D.. spaghetti.. no noodles.. put the meat sauce over green beans.. not to shabby if I do say so myself..

no water at all today.. this is terrible..but I was too cccold... I know. no excuses !!!!..

work tomorrow.. talk to you all then I guess hehee.. I'll check in for sure.. hugs and sweet dreams !

oh Smiley.. I do have carbs hun.. just the good ones.. but yeah.. I don't have bread , unless its the kind I make.. so when I want a sandwich .. or lil pancakes.. or like the other morning, I made french toast.. all with bread made outta sour cream ( or cottage cheese , or cream cheese ) eggs.. cream of tarter.. but its great!!..

there are carbs in veggies.. but they are to good for you carbs.. :).. I try.. to stay at 30 or under a day.. :).. which if you really study up on all this.. it makes your calories down as well.. :).. then once you get close to your goal.. then you start to watch fats.. so all is good wiff me.. oh and sometimes.. I but lc wheat wraps.. that helps too when I want a bread.. but that's almost never.. after almost 2 weeks of eating this way.. I have no cravings.. not even sweets.. I so love this !!..

next I am gonna try a low carb cheese cake.. from the cheese cake factory.. the recipe is over in my low carb site.. I just gotta remember to go get it hehe.. I think that will be during the up coming Holiday :)..

hugs all.. I was gonna go curl up in bed to get warm.. but I need to read up in here.. I was gone all day .. well most of it.. lol.. hugsss

Progress as of today: 76.9 lbs lost so far, only 127.6 lbs to go!

biscottibody59 on 10/12/2006:
Congrats on your 1# down this week! Hope you have a good day!


WorkingIt on 10/13/2006:
Thanks for trying to attach the smiley! I couldn't see it either lol. Great job on the weight loss!! YAY!


sweetpea1977 on 10/13/2006:
Hey monet!

That seafood mix sounds awesome. Did you buy it frozen, just curious! If it were me, I would probably make either a pasta dish out of it (like seafood linguine or Cajun seafood pasta), a seafood scampi dish, or just simply sautee them with a little garlic butter. If you went the pasta route, you could probably eat the meat without the pasta while family enjoys it with pasta. If you need ideas, you can always search www.allrecipes.com for seafood recipes.

Man, Im hungry now! :o)

Stay warm!!


Moody on 10/13/2006:
I've had it all except the octopus; so let us know how it tasted!!

Congratulations on the loss too!! Good for you!



monet0239 - Wednesday Oct 11, 2006
(Watching Carbs and IT'S WORKIN :))
Weight: 277.6

Hey guys.. .. Thanks.. I may ave told you all before;.. not sure.. but we keep having trouble with our phone lines.. and its on the inside and for some crazy reason we don't have line backer..lol.. so the other night..I tried to get back on line.. and nothing.. both phones in the house were dead.. so I took one outside and hooked it up like the phone people told me to do before.. and sure enough.. we had dial tone.. so dh messed around and found out the line between the kitchen and my room where the pc is.. is messed up.. so tonight.. he rigged it up..lol.. till this weekend.. when he has time to get outside in good weather and day light to run new phone lines..but here I am.. hehe..

I have been so bored... cleaned house.. cleaned out drawers..lol.. did my biggest looser DVD a few times.. ..karaoke.. danced around like a crazy woman.." I AM WOMAN.. HEAR ME ROAR"

Lets see if I can remember my menus..lol

Tuesday..

B.. 4 deviled eggs haves..

L.. 4 more deviled egg halves..lol

D.. 2 pieces of baked chicken no skins old bay on it... and white asparagus.. 4 stalks.. about 6 inches long

Wednesday..

B.. french toast.. made with rev. rolls..dipped in egg with cinnamon with sf syrup.. oh my it was delish..

L.. salad.. lettuce.. slice of cheese..turkey...tomato.. tomato bacon dressing..

D.. salad..same.. and the topping off 3 pieces of taco pizza diet root beer

S.. kettle corn..

ok I believe that's it..

went to visit Beth yesterday.. she said I looked like I have lost more.. gotta love that!!..

Did I tell you all that the X noticed I had lost weight? .. that's always good hehe..

I made Alina a DVD of the pictures and the mini video I took this weekend.. .. the music I picked for it was.. "Sweet Sixteen" by Hillary Duff.. which was the first song on her pop CD I made her.. then country one was "Sixteen Candles" hehe..she liked them both ..

Well, I could go on and on tonight.. seems like i have been gone for ever..lol.. but I wont.. hehe

I will get caught up tomorrow.. .. The Friday is back to work..

Good night all.. lub yaaa..

Progress as of today: 76.9 lbs lost so far, only 127.6 lbs to go!

maria777 on 10/11/2006:
So glad to see you back...I was wondering where you were...then I thought you must have still been on your trip....so glad you are back now...so nice of your Hubby to get you back online!!!!!

Sounds like you are doing really well!

Is kettle corn popcorn? Is it low carb? Please let me know on this! I tried some kettle corn one time but it was sweet and sour and I didn't like that...anyway, I haven't had popcorn in a good while. As much as I like sweets, you'd think I'd like sweet and sour popcorn...I think it's the 'sour' I don't like....cause I used to love cracker jacks, which are sweet popcorn.

Anyway, welcome back! BIG SMILE!!!!!


smiley2 on 10/12/2006:
It amazes me how you are able to stick to your diet without carbs! I really admire you, cause no matter how hard i try i just have to have a whole wheat bun or something in a day, i wish i can shake off that habit!

Oh and PS: Most X's never "see" if you lose weight, well they do notice, but they wont say anything because they are jealous big time lol! So you go girl!


sweetpea1977 on 10/12/2006:
Im glad you are ok! Looks like you are doing just fine without us....but please done leave! LOL :o)

And congratulations on the compliments from Beth and the ex. You rock!!


maria777 on 10/12/2006:
Hope you're having a wonderful day!



monet0239 - Monday Oct 09, 2006
(Watching Carbs and IT'S WORKIN :))
Weight: 277.6

Well, I haven't ate yet.. but I guess I can go ahead and post ..lol

B.. 2 fried eggs..

L.. 1 pork steak..

D.. lc chili... hamb..tom juice ( V-8.. onions.. chili mix.. green beans..

still haven't found the black beans Andrea is talking about.. but I will

anywho.. simple but good.. hehe..

water today.. I NEEDED IT !

BUT NO EXERCISE AS OF YET.... been sittin on my booty.. I have dome a few loads of laundry..lol.. does this count..?

ok dh will be home soon.. better get his chili dished all up.. hugs

Progress as of today: 76.9 lbs lost so far, only 127.6 lbs to go!

smiley2 on 10/09/2006:
Congrats on the pound lost!!!


Moody on 10/09/2006:
Congratulations on the loss! Your menu looks yummy too!


maria777 on 10/09/2006:
Of course laundry counts! Mopping the floor does, too! Big Smile!


mattscat3295 on 10/09/2006:
Congratulations on the pound loss, you are doing great!!!!!!!!!!!!


ima2hefty on 10/09/2006:
I am joining your LOW CARBING lol....


hotmomma on 10/10/2006:
hey there, it's been a while since i've been on the site and your always the first diary i look up. i am so happy to see you are STILL losing MORE and MORE weight! good for you! you are such an inspiration to me. keep truckin!


sweetpea1977 on 10/11/2006:
Monet, where are you! You are usually an every day poster. I hope all is well.

Anyway, congratulations on another pound lost forever. Keep up the good work. You are amazing!



monet0239 - Monday Oct 09, 2006
(Watching Carbs and IT'S WORKIN :))
Weight: 277.6

aother pound down.. yaya.. not too bad after the weekend.. BBL.. hugs.. have a great day!!

Progress as of today: 76.9 lbs lost so far, only 127.6 lbs to go!

maria777 on 10/09/2006:
yaaaaaaa!!!! for you!

<FONT color=red><b><font size=10>CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


WorkingIt on 10/09/2006:
Congrats on the pound lost! And yes it IS a big deal!!


wannabmeagain on 10/09/2006:
i just saw the jeans, they are so cute with all the pics on them, my girls would love this idea! and congratulations on the weightloss!



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