"I Gave Myself an Eating Makeover -- And Lost 120 pounds"
Stephanie's Weight Loss Plan
Pounds lost: 122
Months at current weight: 16
The Workout: Stephanie runs five miles, four times a week. She also does weekly plyometrics with a trainer.
The Diet: Breakfast is whole-grain cereal, skim milk and fruit. Lunch is grilled chicken or fish, salad and a baked potato. Dinner is chicken or fish or tofu stir-fry and vegetables.
The Turning Point: When she couldn't see her toes. "I was afraid for my health."
Biggest Temptation: The Burger King drive-thru. "Some mornings I just want to hit the snooze button instead of getting up to make something healthy."
What She Couldn't Wait to Wear: Slim capri pants and a sleeveless sweater. "I couldn't believe how great they looked on me."
Originally published in Fitness magazine.
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