Carolyn

  • About: I'm the heaviest I've ever been in my life. At 54 and menopausal, I've have Fibromyalgia (24 years), and chronic pain for about 30 from several car accidents. I had a heart valve replacement 10 years ago. Add on a few more car accidents and more whiplash. I've always been an emotional eater. Nothing is working anymore (not that it did such a great job in the past).
  • Why I've Joined Reboot with Joe: Trying this again to see if I can stabilize my sugar levels and make a life change.
  • Favorite Juice? Beet-ini so far!
  • Food temptation? Sweet and salty anything

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  • Carolyn

    3 years ago

    Was it only a year ago!!! how time flies... and we are heading into winter (ok autumn but it seems like winter to me)... lost my stepfather and a good friend in the spring. Found myself overeating again and not juicing... Now, I've gained back 20 of the 40 lbs I had lost. Need to get this in check because none of my winter clothes will fit... going to do a 2 day detox on the weekend and start making juices during the week so I have some ready. I freeze mine as I can't make them every day.

  • Carolyn

    4 years ago

    My Dad has a juicer but really just throws anything into it that he has in the fridge. I think I'm spoiled by having so many great juices from Juicing with Joe. So, next step, teach my dad that juicing can taste awesome if you put the right things together!! (You might be able to tell I don't enjoy his juices! His style works for cooking but not juicing!)

  • Carolyn

    4 years ago

    Hoping I just had the last juice with Daikon in it! Never adding that again! It;s great in Miso Soup but not Juiced!!! At least not to my taste buds! About to shop for my next set of juices... here we go again!!!!!!!! So lovely to freeze and take out as needed! Makes my life easier except on the wild juicing day when it's a lot of work!

  • David

    4 years ago

    Wow so many juices, so prepared.... :-) juice on

  • Suesblues

    4 years ago

    PHEW!!

  • Carolyn

    4 years ago

    Love my green juices... they are my favourite!

  • Jayel

    4 years ago

    Boy I envy you lovin' those ghastly green juices. I shudder just thinking I'm going to have to drink another one. /giggle

    Hope you've had a lovely weekend, CJ.

  • Carolyn

    4 years ago

    Day 3 of being back in routine! It feels good... someone at work told me that whatever I was doing was working because I had more of a spring in my step!! Call me HAPPY!! I was looking for that "spring" for decades!!!

  • Carolyn

    4 years ago

    Day 2... feeling good... amazing how the mind works... when I'm on I'm ontrack!! When I'm off, I feel like crap... time to remember who I really am and celebrate it! Really enjoyed my first glass of a new batch of Mean green!

  • Carol

    4 years ago

    Way to go!

  • Carolyn

    4 years ago

    Day 1... I now know to not use Daikon in my juices... It's great in miso soup and so good for you but has a much stronger taste than celery... must go grocery shopping and juice tonight!

  • Jayel

    4 years ago

    Have a great and glorious weekend!

  • Carolyn

    4 years ago

  • Carolyn

    4 years ago

    Today is Day 1 of my 60 day Reboot. :))) I am a happy juicer! I have to say that when I am not juicing, my body doesn't feel as good, I experience more allergy symptoms (pollen etc) and have more pain. So, HERE I GO!!! I saw a woman this morning in the prettiest summer dress and thought... next year, I can be wearing that!

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