Start Weight:(10 Jun 12) 158.6 lb
Current Weight:(22 Jun 14) 150.2 lb
Goal Weight:140.0 lb
following: Asarver's own diet
performance: gaining 0.2 lb a week

My name is Ashley and I'm currently 21 years old and 5' 4". I've been on fatsecret now for over a year, and I've managed to lose a little over 30 pounds since May of 2012. However, I've gained a little bit of it back, and am struggling with trying to reach that ultimate goal.

I was active during the summer of 2013, and am really looking forward to getting back into the routine next (and my last!) semester at school. I ran my first 5k in August with a time of 33:58, so I'm really looking forward to getting under 30 minutes. I'm also getting married next year, and I definitely cannot gain any more weight!

My ultimate goal is to be between 120 and 125 lbs, so I'm still working on it. I've been watching my calories, and just trying to be more active. I must say I'm a little scared to start maintenance because I am a binge eater in a sense. If I'm around food, I just can't help but eat and eat and eat (It's really bad when I go to my parent's house).

New Mini Goals:

January 11, 2014 - 135 lbs
Febuary 15, 2014 - 130 lbs
March 22, 2014 - 125 lbs

There on after, toning up my stomach and maintaining my weight. Let's do this!

FatSecret member since: 20 Dec 11

Asarver's Weight History

Asarver's Latest Member Challenges

  Help I can't stop eating!
status: Completed
ended: 23 Jun 14
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  Chocolate Addicts Challenge
status: Completed
ended: 16 Jun 14
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Asarver's Buddies

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last weighin: losing 1.4 lb a week Down
last weighin: gaining 0.5 lb a week Up
last weighin: losing 0.5 lb a week Down

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My motivation picture! Goal weight = 125 pounds
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Asarver's Cookbook

cals: 115kcal | fat: 5.66g | carbs: 16.46g | prot: 1.44g
Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies
Delightful seasonal cookie for the holidays.
cals: 113kcal | fat: 1.87g | carbs: 24.36g | prot: 2.01g
Double Chocolate Brownies
Moist fudgy and so yummy chocolate brownies.
cals: 65kcal | fat: 4.60g | carbs: 5.73g | prot: 1.44g
Green Beans with Garlic
Tasty roasted green beans with fresh garlic.
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Asarver's Latest Posts

A month is a plateau, not 3 days! And it might be a little unhealthy (emotionally) to be weighing yourself every day. Try once a week.
posted 05 Feb 2014, 19:35
Weigh-in Error Message - Anyone else?
So, oddly enough, I've gotten this to work on my tablet, which runs Chrome? Maybe it's cookie related?
posted 12 Jul 2013, 11:06
I really need's been a year, and I'm beyond frustrated.
I don‘t drink tea. As far as boosting, if you've been losing weight and you are plateau-ing, changing it up. If you haven't started yet, there is no boost. You just have to start.
posted 05 Jul 2013, 08:43
I really need's been a year, and I'm beyond frustrated.
Calorie counting is just finding a number suitable for you to be your maximum intake of calories for the day. For me, it's 1200 calories a day (I've been told personally not to go under 1000, but I've heard many argue not under 1200). Drinking water will boost weight loss if you are eliminating other drinks. Why waste your calories on liquids that don't really fill you up? You're supposed to drink about half your body weight (in lbs) in oz. I weight 130, so I should be drinking at least 65 oz of water a day. It helps you stay hydrated, and keeps your body from holding onto too much water (if you eat a lot of sodium, you should drink more water). As far as drinking tea goes, they say it boosts your weight loss, but I've read that it really only helps by about 30 to 50 calories a day. There is no magic fix for losing weight, it's watching what you eat.
posted 03 Jul 2013, 12:54
Weigh-in Error Message - Anyone else?
I've used every browser imaginable to do this. And Chrome is my main browser. It's not the browsers issue.
posted 29 Jun 2013, 11:50
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22 June 2014

Well, at least I haven't gained this week. I was lacking in the work out department this week though. One day I had really bad cramps, and then the rest ...
on diet Asarver's own diet  gaining 0.2 lb a week

16 June 2014

So I completed a whole week at the gym, and am starting on my second week! I had a little bit of a gain this week, but I'm having a hard time not eating ...
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