Written by Megan Ayala. Last Updated: March 8, 2021

Meet the Team

Megan Ayala: Head Reviewer

Megan Ayala

PatriciaandCarolyn.com is run by Megan Ayala. She is a journalist by training, with a particular focus on the diet and weight loss space. She’s detailed and thorough with her reviews, and brings her investigate chops to all of the articles she writes.

In her spare time, Megan enjoys biking, hiking, and spending time with her family.
You can contact Megan here.

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How Our Review Process Works

We are a dedicated team of diet and weight loss enthusiasts, who have been right there in the trenches with you.

Like most of you, we’ve had a significant amount of weight to lose at one point in our lives, and we set out to find ways to fix it. That means testing and trying diets to help us lose weight.

We’re far from perfect, either. While it’d be great to lose weight and keep it off for good, the first time around, there are have been times when we’ve slipped or struggled, and put some of the weight back on.

The good news for our readers, though, is that this has given us a chance to put a lot of great diet and weight loss programs to the test, so we can personally tell you what works, and what you should avoid.

Of course, we’re big fan favorites of diets like Nutrisystem, WW (Weight Watchers), South Beach Diet, and many more, but that doesn’t mean they’re the end all and be all to weight loss.

If you’re looking to the find a diet that works for you, here’s the best advice we have: Research a lot of different weight loss programs, and pick the one that is going to best fit your lifestyle. This means, while meal delivery diets like Nutrisystem or South Beach Diet or going to work great for some, they’re not going to be the right option for everyone.

Others may prefer something more like WW (Weight Watchers) or Trim Down Club, and that’s fine too! Just find the one that works for you, and get started on your weight loss journey sooner rather than later.

We’re Here to Help…

We’re busy just like the rest of you, but we always have time for your questions or concerns. If you ever need any advice, or have a question about any of the programs we review here, be sure to reach out to us on our contact page! We’re happy to help in anyway we can, or point to you a resource that will answer your question.

In Our Spare Time…

We’re not just diet and weight loss bloggers, we do have a life outside of our website! In our spare time, we enjoy spending time with our families, and doing activities that can keep us active – this includes things like running, biking, golfing, and just spending time in the great outdoors!

Thanks for Visiting!

Thanks for taking the time to visit our website, and learn more about who we are! We hope you find the diet reviews here helpful, and wish you nothing but the best on your way to better health.