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Post #151 by Whatever4 » Wed Jul 24, 2013 4:45 pm

Listeme -- have you tried dates for your sugar load? When I was in CA, I found a Farmers Market stand selling a variety of dates. When I got home, I ordered some more. So far, my favorites are honey and Barhi. Very different from the regular dates from the supermarket. [/break1]shieldsdategarden.com]http://www.shieldsdategarden.com


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Post #152 by Estiveo » Thu Jul 25, 2013 12:18 am

The price of rice seems to be dropping. Mmmm...rice. ;;)


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Post #153 by Reality Check » Thu Jul 25, 2013 6:16 am

Thanks to :geezer: I have booked Vinnie Tortorich, [link]Americas Angriest Trainer,http://www.vinnietortorich.com/[/link], to be my guest on RC Radio next week (July 30 at 9 PM ET/6 PM PT). We had a nice chat last night. I think he will be a great guest.


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Post #154 by rosy » Thu Jul 25, 2013 6:22 am

I will look forward to hearing that, RC.Being strict no grains no sugar for the last seven days has resulted in better sleep and feeling more refreshed in the morning, and a loss of 5kg (11lb).



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Post #155 by SueDB » Thu Jul 25, 2013 9:22 am

"Nothing Tastes Better Then Skinny Feels"


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Post #156 by listeme » Thu Jul 25, 2013 9:45 am

"Nothing Tastes Better Then Skinny Feels"

Oh my gosh, I couldn't disagree with this more.


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Post #157 by Addie » Thu Jul 25, 2013 10:50 am

:lol:

"Nothing Tastes Better Then Skinny Feels"

Oh my gosh, I couldn't disagree with this more.



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Post #158 by Dr. Kenneth Noisewater » Thu Jul 25, 2013 10:51 am

No wheat and barley? Ahhh no beer?



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Post #159 by Sterngard Friegen » Thu Jul 25, 2013 10:58 am

An ounce of single malt Scotch a day is OK, but I've given that up, too. (For Lent/Ramadan/Life.)



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Post #160 by mimi » Thu Jul 25, 2013 12:36 pm

I won't be able to listen in. it's that bandwidth thing. I might have a few questions though. If I get it together, I'll post a few. If there is any time, mebbe somebody could ask for me?



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Post #161 by rosy » Thu Jul 25, 2013 1:26 pm

An ounce of single malt Scotch a day is OK, but I've given that up, too. (For Lent/Ramadan/Life.)

If you give whisky up for Ramadan, you could call it Ramanaedram.



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Post #162 by Sterngard Friegen » Thu Jul 25, 2013 2:39 pm

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Post #163 by ZekeB » Thu Jul 25, 2013 3:03 pm

I was putting up and antenna this morning and my pants kept falling down. I'm gonna sue Vinnie.Does this belong over in that lawsuit thread?



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Post #164 by vic » Thu Jul 25, 2013 3:19 pm

"Nothing Tastes Better Then Skinny Feels"

I was gonna disagree, until I noticed you said "Feels", not "Eels"



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Post #165 by SueDB » Thu Jul 25, 2013 9:56 pm

Never had "skinny eels". Taste like chicken or just like frog legs? ;)


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Post #166 by vic » Fri Jul 26, 2013 12:26 am

Never had "skinny eels". Taste like chicken or just like frog legs? ;)

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Post #167 by interestedbystander » Fri Jul 26, 2013 12:58 am

Never had "skinny eels". Taste like chicken or just like frog legs? ;)

This has brought back traumatic memories. Mr Q and I were in Madrin 25 years ago, in a lovely restuarant in the old square, and the locals were all eating what looked like a delicious pasta dish. As a vegetarian, I was delighted to see an option that wasn't a huge hunk of meat with a tiny vegetable accompaniment, so we said we'd have what they were having. Of course it was the speciality of the house, baby eels. Went to bed hungry that night :cry:



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Post #168 by magdalen77 » Fri Jul 26, 2013 11:01 am

Never had "skinny eels". Taste like chicken or just like frog legs? ;)

Eel sushi is pretty tasty.



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Post #169 by ZekeB » Fri Jul 26, 2013 12:13 pm

It's all relative. Look at [/break1]buzzfeed.com/ashleyperez/8-foods-we-eat-in-the-us-that-are-banned-in-other-countries]this list. Is baby eel worse than eating poison?



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Post #170 by SueDB » Fri Jul 26, 2013 12:29 pm

It's all relative. Look at [/break1]buzzfeed.com/ashleyperez/8-foods-we-eat-in-the-us-that-are-banned-in-other-countries]this list. Is baby eel worse than eating poison?

I wouldn't eat their relatives either. ;) :lol:


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Post #171 by ZekeB » Fri Jul 26, 2013 12:33 pm

Hey it kept a few of the Donner Party alive.



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Post #172 by esseff44 » Fri Jul 26, 2013 12:39 pm

It's all relative. Look at [/break1]buzzfeed.com/ashleyperez/8-foods-we-eat-in-the-us-that-are-banned-in-other-countries]this list. Is baby eel worse than eating poison?

Not unless the baby eels are dyes and preserved with BHT or something similar. Most of those things should be banned and are found if the large center aisles of the grocery store. The best advice is to shop in the outer and rear aisles where the fresh produce, meats and dairy are usually found and read labels. I spend a lot of time looking up things I find on labels. I want to know the background of the producers and what the company history is. We have a large health food grocery co-op here that survived the hippie era and is a great place to shop. They put up information sheets about many of the products they sell. It was really interesting the research they had done about the eggs they sell and what the conditions were and what kind of food the hens got that laid them. The closer the chickens got to being the old-fashioned way in a big yard with bugs to scratch for, the more expensive the eggs were. As much as possible, I try to stay on a fad-free diet. ;)



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Post #173 by SueDB » Fri Jul 26, 2013 12:48 pm

Organic Pork, eggs from down the road, fresh lettuce from the garden.It's nice to live in the county. Just got done with the strawberries, marion and raspberrys and now the blackberries are next.The pickling cucumbers from the Wobbly Cart Organic Farm should be in next week.[edit]You just have to avoid the chickens crossing the road on the way here.[/edit]


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Post #174 by Sterngard Friegen » Fri Jul 26, 2013 12:52 pm

As much as possible, I try to stay on a fad-free diet. ;)

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