Fitness Minutes: (120,400)
8,816 4/14/13 10:35 P
I'm a label reader, not a brand person. Aldi does have a lot of healthy less expensive choices.
Nancy from Iowa and North Carolina
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4/14/13 8:44 P
frozen broccoli green giant
Starting to like the new me! Waiting for my garden to come to life!
Fitness Minutes: (232,657)
3,775 4/14/13 3:58 P
Kashi products, Chobani Greek Yogurt, Ezekiel breads, Farmer's Market Fresh vegetables and fruit, Horizon Organic FF milk, Silk Original Soy Milk, Swanson's lo sodium/lo fat broths, Newman's Salsa, Ortega 40% reduced sodium Taco seasoning, Old El Paso Super stuffers Taco Shells, Perdue Ground Turkey, Smucker's Natural Peanut Butter, and Smucker's Low Sugar, No artificial Sweetener Preserves. I'm sure there are more, but that's all I can think of at the moment.
Edited by: J2740LOU at: 4/14/2013 (21:13)
Fitness Minutes: (224,100)
4/14/13 3:27 P
I'm a big fan of FAGE and Chobani Greek yogurts.
And I like Cascadia Farms brand cereals. I only buy them when they are on sale. they're a little pricey.
Fitness Minutes: (85,382)
4/14/13 10:52 A
Blue menu. PC makes some great products that are low in sodium, added sugar and perservatives. But I try to buy mostly fresh produce and meats. I also buy Bob's Red Mill but I'm not a big fan of Kashi, although their food tastes wonderful... it's usually high in sugar and other ingredients I'm not keen on. I've had a box of their granola bars in my pantry for months now and it's still more than half full. I prefer to make my own granola or granola bars.
"Toning" is marketing muscles to women who are afraid if they pick up a barbell, they'll leave the gym looking like She-Hulk. It doesn't happen, what does happen is you get results. Lifting Barbie weights does nothing but waste time.
Fitness Minutes: (50,580)
4/13/13 9:32 P
another Kashi & Bob's Red Mill fan.
I also like Kind Bars, Larabar Uber, Seeds of Change
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Fitness Minutes: (270)
4/13/13 5:49 P
Bob's Red Mill and Against the Grain. Their gluten-free products are NOT low cal, but they are delish
Bob's Red Mill Annie's Naturals (LOVE their "Goddess" dressing, and my kids love the bunny crackers) Yogi teas Traditional Medicinals teas Blue Diamond's Almond Breeze almond milks Quo'rn chik'n patties and nuggets LightLife (Smart Dogs-for my son's sake) Bolthouse Farms Naked Juice and even Wegman's has some really spectacular organic products
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Starting weight July 2012: 310 (dates of accomplishment for the following to come) GW1: 280 passed 2/8/13-278! GW2: 250 GW3: 220 GW4: 200 GW5: 175
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I'm really falling in love with the healthy drinks that are out there. And the kale chips.
Vitacoco, Cocolibre, ZIco, V8, Tropicana Farmstand, Naked, Bolthouse Farms, Oatworks, Vitamin Juice, Vitamin Water, Odwalla, GT Kombucha, Synergy, Mama Chia, Zu-Kay raw Kvass, Beanfields, Ed's from Maine kale chips, Riceworks,... and all the healthy food at Whole Food company.
Edited by: STRANGER70127 at: 4/13/2013 (16:39)
2/25/13 2:09 P
If you have ana ALDI store near you they sell a lot of the FIT N ACTIVE products. They are low in calories and taste good and have a much lower price tag than many of their conterparts
I eat a lot of Kashi, Trader Joe's brand, and 365 Organic (Whole Foods brand) foods mostly
Kristin Goal Weight 11/30/14: 165 actual:
12/31/14: 160 actual:
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2/24/13 10:50 P
Kashi, definitely. So many options, and all have multiple grains in them.
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I really like the greek yogurt; the chobani. And although its not a brand, I love making smoothies in the morning now too. I'd never done that before up until last year. It fills you up and you can add in many different fruits to make it flavorful!
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