Possible tip for you hungry people...

Discussion in 'W.I.S.H' started by LuvTigger, Jun 17, 2003.

  1. LuvTigger

    LuvTigger <font color=deeppink>Just wanted to add that I'm a

    Jul 3, 2000
    I was just reading a post about a few WISHers on Atkins. I've read the book, but I'm not especially familiar with the thing about the "fat fast." I'm not on Atkins, but I'm doing something where carbs are limited to lettuce, other veggies, and fruits. The first 3 days of my program are protein-only, and in portions 4 oz. or slightly less.

    One of the suggestions on my program for those first few days to ease the hunger is to supplement the protein meal with a cup of broth. I bought bouillon cubes (beef), and one cube only has 5 calories, and is less than 1 gram of carbs. Not sure if this is "allowable" on Atkins, but thought it might be helpful to curb the hunger, I know it helped me during my protein-only days!
  2. karebear1

    karebear1 <font color=purple>BL II - Purple Team<br><font co

    Mar 12, 2001
    I'm not doing that fat fast with those poor ladies, butI did want to say thank you for thinking baout them and trying to help them out! That is such a nice thing to do!
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  4. Luvinit

    Luvinit <font color=CC66CC>This is the place I come to to

    Mar 25, 2003
    Luv Tigger Thanks...I never thought of that. We are half way through and I don't want to mess with it, but I bet that would be really good on Induction when I am done with this.

  5. Kabuli1

    Kabuli1 DIS Veteran

    Oct 29, 2002
    Thanks so much for thinking of us! I might try that if today gets as bad as yesterday. I did try freezing my diet lemonade to make a slushy to "eat". At least it kept me busy for a few minutes.

    We are 1/2 way done, I'm hoping it's easier today, but it's great to have a back-up plan.

    I really really appreciate your suggestion

    A BIG kiss for you! [​IMG]


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  6. RaySharpton

    RaySharpton DIS Veteran

    Oct 28, 2000
    Thank you for the tip. I remember many years ago using bouillion soup and drinking it slowly was very satisfying.

    I think that I'll use this at work, too, in place of when I used to drink coffee.

    And I wanted to add my support to the fat fast ladies, too.

    God bless you, best wishes, and encouragement, RaySharpton:)
  7. nativetxn

    nativetxn <font color=teal>Moderator<br><font color=red>Hono

    Feb 15, 2000
    Thanks, <b>LuvTigger</b>. That is a great tip. Bouillon is indeed helpful for people trying to lose or maintain their weight.

    We just need to remember to read the labels. Not all bouillon cubes are zero carb.

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