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Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 11-10-2017, 06:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,186
Posted By BonnyLass
Hi Flat- it's been awhile. Glad to see we are...

Hi Flat- it's been awhile. Glad to see we are both sill hanging in there!!:jumpjoy:
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 11-05-2017, 09:40 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,186
Posted By BonnyLass
I use it, I love it and at with cream, garlic,...

I use it, I love it and at with cream, garlic, red pepper flakes and parm. Hits the spot and I find it more filling than regular pasta. It's defiatly not a regular menu item, and maybe it's years of...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 11-05-2017, 04:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 870
Posted By BonnyLass
Net Carbs only became a thing after Dr. Atkins...

Net Carbs only became a thing after Dr. Atkins stepped away from the company. Try the original and I bet you will see a difference. I think the Net Carb thing allows too many carbs too soon.On...
Forum: Weight Loss Surgery 11-05-2017, 02:52 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,323
Posted By BonnyLass
You and I have similar stats. If it's any...

You and I have similar stats. If it's any consolation, I had my surgery in the dark ages, 1999, when they actually flayed you open like a butterflied shrimp! I seem to be settled in at 138.

When...
Forum: Weight Loss Surgery 01-11-2017, 08:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,391
Posted By BonnyLass
A pint of strawberries has 30 grams of carbs. If...

A pint of strawberries has 30 grams of carbs. If you aren't hungry til you eat, but you eat because you feel your blood sugar dropping, maybe you should be prepared by having a low carb shake or a...
Forum: Weight Loss Surgery 01-06-2017, 06:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,509
Posted By BonnyLass
Since this is an old thread I feel okay with what...

Since this is an old thread I feel okay with what I am about to say. Some may consider it harsh, but this post is not directed at anyone, just have a few hings to say: Even on the most lenient and...
Forum: Weight Loss Surgery 12-30-2016, 04:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,821
Posted By BonnyLass
I had RNY in 1999 so I can give you some long...

I had RNY in 1999 so I can give you some long term information. I am 5'4" , my pre RNY weight was 285. I had the surgery when I was 40. I lost most of my weight in the first few years. Like the above...
Forum: Weight Loss Surgery 11-26-2016, 08:13 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 13,409
Posted By BonnyLass
Bonnylass reporting in. Think my lost post was...

Bonnylass reporting in. Think my lost post was about a year ago. My bypass was in 1999 so I guess I'm kind of an old timer.
I've had 4 relatives that have had the sleeve with varying results. I'm...
Forum: Weight Loss Surgery 02-14-2015, 04:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,224
Posted By BonnyLass
Hi Marieze- I had RNY in 1999 and other than...

Hi Marieze- I had RNY in 1999 and other than wishing I could weigh 130( I seem to struggle with that last 10 lbs) I have had no complications with stones of any kind or malabsortion issues. I...
Forum: Weight Loss Surgery 01-19-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,181
Posted By BonnyLass
Seriously, I've never heard of any of those...

Seriously, I've never heard of any of those problems either. In fact my doctor says I have the best numbers of any patient he's seen in ages. My total cholestoral is 166, my blood sugar is around 88,...
Forum: Weight Loss Surgery 01-17-2015, 08:42 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,181
Posted By BonnyLass
Miggs, this was a very interesting :"The reason I...

Miggs, this was a very interesting :"The reason I would be doing it would be because of regaining it back. I feel like every time I lose weight it creeps back up and then I look up and 5-10 years has...
Forum: Weight Loss Surgery 01-12-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,181
Posted By BonnyLass
Like most people here, it's not losing the...

Like most people here, it's not losing the weight, it's keeping it off. WLS helps me keep the weight off!Sure, I still bounce around with the last 10/15 but before surgery, like you, I would lose...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 01-03-2015, 04:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,272
Posted By BonnyLass
I just read the ingredient/nutrition info on the...

I just read the ingredient/nutrition info on the Manbake bars, they look amazing, thanks for the info. Has anyone tried these yet? I wonder what the Probiotic fiber is(Poly-D?)?
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 12-26-2014, 12:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,272
Posted By BonnyLass
All Power Crunch Original bars are made with 5...

All Power Crunch Original bars are made with 5 grams of sugar or less. Power Crunch Original is the sweet, indulgent protein treat without excessive sugar and absolutely no sugar alcohols.
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 12-25-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,272
Posted By BonnyLass
Power Crunch bars, a lot like a Kit Kat bar. Not...

Power Crunch bars, a lot like a Kit Kat bar. Not as filling as some bars but no soy makes them tops in my book, eat slow with a hot drink and they're pretty darn good.
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 12-25-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,712
Posted By BonnyLass
I have been low carb for a very long time so...

I have been low carb for a very long time so rarely crave pasta, but when I do I use Dreamfields. If it's no better than regular pasta, fine but I don't have a problem with it, it calms my craving...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 12-25-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,764
Posted By BonnyLass
I'm on the same "diet" right now and this is the...

I'm on the same "diet" right now and this is the first time in forever I am in the 130's. I feel terrible but great too! Hoping I can use this "opportunity" to keep it going. The only bad thing is I...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 12-25-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,780
Posted By BonnyLass
Happy Holidays Flat- enjoying a DS9 marathon on...

Happy Holidays Flat- enjoying a DS9 marathon on Hulu+ and thinking of you. Acupuncture is the best, couldn't function without it! Good luck and Happy New Year too!
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 12-24-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,100
Posted By BonnyLass
Hot Wings made with Badia Sriracha sauce, once...

Hot Wings made with Badia Sriracha sauce, once you've had them with this sauce you will never eat wings any other way. Delicious, who needs carbs?
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 09-10-2014, 02:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,104
Posted By BonnyLass
Trips to the library are always good. I know what...

Trips to the library are always good. I know what you mean Flat, I had a computer and lucky to pick up Wi-Fi in the air around me. Now everyone uses a secure line so that resource dried up. I too use...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 08-22-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,508
Posted By BonnyLass
My skin hasn't looked this good for awhile, and...

My skin hasn't looked this good for awhile, and my extreme dryness has almost disappeared. Weight loss has slowed but it's the not being hungry that is so great. I'm just wondering if I am having...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 08-21-2014, 10:48 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 47,907
Posted By BonnyLass
Mission are the only ones I can find without soy...

Mission are the only ones I can find without soy but I have never seen the white ones. I've seen them on the website but never in the store,would love to have a white flour type tortilla again....
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 08-21-2014, 10:40 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,806
Posted By BonnyLass
Hi there- could you provide the name of the...

Hi there- could you provide the name of the non-flavored protein mix? I use to use one by Optimum Nutrition but Netrition doesn't list it anymore. As far as my "prepared" foods. Not so much anymore,...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 08-20-2014, 06:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,508
Posted By BonnyLass
From what I've read if you want to get the full...

From what I've read if you want to get the full benefits you are better off with real coconut oil as MCT has Lauren removed which is very important in the purpose of using coconut oil.
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 08-19-2014, 06:41 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,508
Posted By BonnyLass
I've been wondering where to put my comment and I...

I've been wondering where to put my comment and I came across this thread so here goes.I do not drink coffee much, rarely in fact. I came across someone drinking Bullet Proof Coffee and thought I'd...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 08-15-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,647
Posted By BonnyLass
If you have no interest in food then don't eat!...

If you have no interest in food then don't eat! How is your fluid intake? Sounds a little like dehydration. But seriously, if your not interested in food don't eat. Low carb way of eating is a great...
Forum: Weight Loss Surgery 08-14-2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,447
Posted By BonnyLass
I agree with all of the previous post, lap band...

I agree with all of the previous post, lap band has so many maintenance issues your life will be revolving around the surgery. I had RNY in 1999. My last recorded weight before surgery was 285(I...
Forum: Weight Loss Surgery 07-12-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,942
Posted By BonnyLass
I know this sounds drastic and it's not for...

I know this sounds drastic and it's not for everyone but I live alone so it works great for me: Clean house, get rid of everything that can be ruining your success. Check into a hotel, motel, hostel,...
Forum: Weight Loss Surgery 07-12-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,308
Posted By BonnyLass
IT MAY NOT SEEM LIKE A LOT OF CARBS, BUT i WOULD...

IT MAY NOT SEEM LIKE A LOT OF CARBS, BUT i WOULD ELIMINATE THE BEANS, PEANUTS AND CORN. I DON'T SEE MUCH GREENERY, TRY ADDING SOME SALAD GREENS AND SUPPLEMENTAL FIBER(TABLETS, METAMUCAL ETC). AND...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 06-21-2014, 05:34 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 10,780
Posted By BonnyLass
Yumm...Jr. Johnson...they are no longer in my...

Yumm...Jr. Johnson...they are no longer in my area . I think they were bought out by someone else because I still see the same packaging but w/ a different name. Love the Saltn Vinegar never got try...
Forum: Weight Loss Surgery 06-21-2014, 05:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,238
Posted By BonnyLass
15 years later and I still get the dumping affect...

15 years later and I still get the dumping affect and what you describe is pretty much it, but since you had so many other issues going on that day it probably was a combination of all of the above.
Forum: Weight Loss Surgery 06-21-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,209
Posted By BonnyLass
I know I am going to catch a lot of flack for...

I know I am going to catch a lot of flack for what I am about to say but I think too much is made about what to eat what not to eat blah, blah, blah.I had RNY too. Some days every thing made me sick...
Forum: Weight Loss Surgery 06-21-2014, 05:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,624
Posted By BonnyLass
1999, saw Roseanne Barr talking about her surgery...

1999, saw Roseanne Barr talking about her surgery made up my mind then and there I was sick of yo-yo. Being a self pay made the situation much easier as I did not have to go through Insurance hoops.I...
Forum: Weight Loss Surgery 01-11-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,997
Posted By BonnyLass
Hi Kimberley; I understand, sometimes our lowest...

Hi Kimberley; I understand, sometimes our lowest weight isn't our best weight. You said you felt more comfortable with a little extra weight on. Maybe that is your right weight. I would love to get...
Forum: Weight Loss Surgery 01-01-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,997
Posted By BonnyLass
I wonder if the people that I know that are not...

I wonder if the people that I know that are not doing very well know anything about"revisions?" I had never heard of this until I started coming here. What exactly is involved? I imagine because I...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 12-27-2013, 06:29 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,500
Posted By BonnyLass
I'm at my sister's house. We wake up, she checks...

I'm at my sister's house. We wake up, she checks her blood sugar 267, she checks mine 74. She takes her Metformin and now some shot, Victoza. She then sits down to crusty bread and butter, coffee,...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 12-27-2013, 05:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,564
Posted By BonnyLass
Moonchild- have you experimented? Do you use...

Moonchild- have you experimented? Do you use Keto-Stix? Stick to plan, eat a piece of the chicken only, then don't eat again , check urine with stick a few times during the next few hours and see if...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 12-27-2013, 05:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,380
Posted By BonnyLass
I would kill to find pork belly. Braised with 5...

I would kill to find pork belly. Braised with 5 spice powder, OMG, you are one lucky lady!
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 12-27-2013, 05:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,039
Posted By BonnyLass
I think you could do well on a raw vegan/ low...

I think you could do well on a raw vegan/ low carb since you don't care for fruit which would be one of the few sources of concentrated carbs.
For added calcium and protein add coconut or almond...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 12-27-2013, 05:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,078
Posted By BonnyLass
I use to work nights and always struggled with...

I use to work nights and always struggled with those few extra pounds. Now that I work days I find my body/food intake is a lot more normal and much more structured.
Start work @ 6:30 am

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