I'm not sure why I'm struggling so much. I ate pretty good yesterday. My calories were 1600 which is the range I am working for at least for now. Today I have stuck to plan but I have been craving sweets like nobody's business.
Not to give you TMI but I think in part the problem is this weird cycle thing that I've been dealing with for the past few months. I get a "mini" period two weeks into my BC packet. I talked to my Doctor about it and she said that I need to change BC to something that controls the hormones better. Anyhow I am at the mini cycle. My abdomen is sore and I'm retaining fluid. It bites!! I'm weighing in tomorrow and at this point I will be happy if it says the same thing it said last week let alone being down as low as I was shooting for. Sigh! Pout! Moan! I'm not going to give in to discouragement though. Little by little I am going down. I just need to not focus on the numbers so much I guess. Worse comes to worse I can always go with the excuse below: