you reckon I could just add a little whey to them?
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1,537 6/27/12 9:21 P
I think the slim-fasts are a little too slim on protein amounts. But they taste pretty good.
6/27/12 4:20 P
what about the slim fast shakes? I know they have alot of sugar, but they are delicious, the vanilla, that is. As long as I stay within calorie range, it should be ok right? They have alot of vitamins and minerals.
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2,732 6/27/12 3:49 P
I make my own balsamic vinagrette - equal parts olive oil, balsamic vinegar and water plus some dijon mustard to spice it up.
For protein shakes, I use Xtreme power whey. It comes in lots of great flavours. I usually mix it with water and berries to make a smoothy in the mornings.
6/27/12 3:37 P
great info! Thanks a bunch!
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6/27/12 2:51 P
I found a sugar free raspberry vinagriete at walmart that I can't taste the difference with. Its got like 5 cals per serving so no shame in putting that on a spinach salad with some cheese and raisins or strawberrys :)
And for protein, I have the Optimun Nutirion 100% Gold Standard Whey Protein in strawberry. Absolutely delicious. I add it to skim milk after I lift and its 200 calories and I'm not even hungry for dinner those nights.
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1,537 6/27/12 2:47 P
Ditto on Premier Nutrition. Available as well at Sam's Club.
30g protein; low, low sugar.
I only drink 1 a week or so, as I like 0% fat Greek Yogurt (plain) and hard boiled eggs more for my extra protein intake, but they come in handy and are inexpensive.
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12,291 6/27/12 2:45 P
I use balsamic dressing. Protein shakes: Kaizen powder from Costco with frozen berries and water in the Magic Bullet and voila, a nice shake. One a day, under 200 calories.
Balsamic vinaigrette Classic Herb / Five Herb / Herb (different name depending on the brand) Roasted Red Pepper with Parmesan Sun-dried Tomato and Oregano
Protein shakes: Premier Nutrition High Protein shake, chocolate flavour. Available at Costco.
6/27/12 11:34 A
also, to add to this post without creating a new one, does anyone drink protein shakes? I find the slim-rite generic version of slim fast to be very delicious, but contains alot of sugar. What do you guys think?
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564 6/26/12 12:10 P
6/26/12 11:25 A
you guys, are there any good tasting salad dressings out there? I could eat salad if I had a good tasting salad dressing. I refuse to eat anything I don't like. Low calorie also of course!
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