Hi! I’m Stephen from Birmingham, Alabama. In February 2009, at my highest weight of 632 pounds, I started WhoAteMyBlog? to help keep me accountable with my health and wellness journey and to motivate others to reach their goals. Since then, I’ve had many highs and lows, but have still managed to lose a lot of weight (Over 260 lbs). I am on Twitter and Facebook very often. <<< Be sure to follow me. :) Feel free to make yourself at home and browse around.Receive WhoAteMyBlog? posts via email.

Day 38: Labor Day

by Stephen Vinson on September 1, 2014

in Daily Posts

OH WATERMELON. WHY YOU GOTTA BE SO GOOOOOOOOD? Ha ha… I purposefully stay away from watermelon. Today, I got one because it’s labor day. I don’t feel guilty about it. I enjoyed the holiday and even had a steak at lunch. I can’t remember the last time I cooked a steak at home or ate one in Birmingham. No regrets. No guilt. I’m counting today’s consumption as a splurge, not a binge. I might be off base, but I can live with that. Today.

Tomorrow I’ll be back to my usual grub.

Food on 09/01/2014

Food on 09/01/2014

  • Breakfast: Oatmeal+PB2+Banana – 450 calories
  • Snack: watermelon and 1/2 cup plain greek yogurt – 125 calories
  • Snacks: watermelon – 500 calories
  • Lunch: steak, mashed potatoes, and gravy – 700 calories
  • Snack: PB&J Smoothie – 300 calories
  • Snack: watermelon – 125 calories
  • Dinner: Grilled Cheese, Soup,  and slaw – 550 calories
  • Snack: banana+almond milk – 260 calories

Total calories for today: 3010 calories


Day 37: Back on track

by Stephen Vinson August 31, 2014
Thumbnail image for Day 37: Back on track

It feels good to make it over a speed bump. I also feel good about my choices: my choice to stop taking the pain medicine my choice to get back on track Onward and upward! Have a great labor day, and a great labour day to my Canadian friends and family. Breakfast: Oatmeal+PB2+Banana – 450 […]

1 comment Read More →

Day 36: Much, Much Better Today

by Stephen Vinson August 30, 2014
Thumbnail image for Day 36: Much, Much Better Today

I felt better today. The loopiness was gone today because I stopped taking lortabs on Thursday afternoon. I’m adding lortabs to the short list of meds that I can’t take. If I find that something leads me to binging, I stop it. I didn’t have the urge to binge today. To get a little more nutrition […]

3 comments Read More →

Day 34 and Day 35

by Stephen Vinson August 29, 2014

Day 34 Thursday, August 28th and Day 35 Friday, August 29th I’m still binge eating. I was taking some pain killers from my back, and they had me feeling loopy. I’m going to focus on drinking lots of water to flush out my system. Also, I will eat whole foods this weekend. I’ve stopped the […]

5 comments Read More →

Day 33: More Binge Eating

by Stephen Vinson August 28, 2014

Just wanted to quickly get this posted. I binged again yesterday. I’ll post more about it on Day 34. I just wanted to be accountable. Have a great day Breakfast: Omelet and Grits – 440 calories Breakfast: Strawbery Popsicle – 110 calories Snack: Coffee with 5 pumps – 125 calories Snack: 2 toast and laughing […]

3 comments Read More →

Day 32: Immigration App Being Mailed Tomorrow!

by Stephen Vinson August 26, 2014
Thumbnail image for Day 32: Immigration App Being Mailed Tomorrow!

Every day that I post my food, no matter how I’ve eaten that day, I feel more confident that I can continue doing well with my eating. I’m facing issues when they arise, because they inevitably will. It feels good. Today was good. I continue to look forward to physical therapy starting Friday. I can’t wait to […]

1 comment Read More →