It's been almost a year since I started on this low-carb "journey." Initially I wanted to go back to a low GI "diet" as recommended by my doctor. My goal was to just try a lower carb lifestyle which seemed to pair well with eating foods on the low glycemic index. I wanted to see how … Continue reading ONE YEAR IN; Low Carb Lifestyle.
News flash, I am NOT a doctor. Please note this is my way of eating (as per my doctor/ what fits my lifestyle). There was THIS time that I stopped intermittent fasting or "IF" for short. But lately, I've found myself gravitating back to IF. I usually fast for about 15-16 hours depending on the … Continue reading Full Day of Eating [IF, Low Carb + Low GI] + Updates on Intermittent Fasting.
I recently hit a wall. Things had been going great low carb, remember? In the last two weeks, I found myself craving fruit; not even bread or cookies.Just fruit. Oh, not to mention lots of salsa and tortilla chips.I've also become in love with roasted brussel sprouts and those would take up a quarter of my … Continue reading Six Months Low Carb; Update.
I'm currently two-ish months into this low carb lifestyle, almost three months. Not much has changed with the exception of me having trouble now hitting my carbs for the day... never thought I'd ever say THAT. Some other PROS: I don't have as many sweet tooth cravings as I did before. I don't experience that mid-day … Continue reading [Almost] Three Months In: Low Carb Lifestyle.