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The Fine Print

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Needing to shed a few pounds, my husband and I went on a diet that had specific recipes for each meal of the day. I followed the instructions closely, dividing the finished recipe in half for our individual plates. We felt terrific and thought the diet was wonderful—we never felt hungry!

But when we realized we were gaining weight, not losing it, I checked the recipes again. There, in fine print, was "Serves 6."

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  • v GGMFAY
    Probably almost the same size portion you would get if eating out. emoticon
    1987 days ago
  • v JAQUANAH
    emoticon Another good reason to check serving sizes before you eat anything.
    1987 days ago
  • v ELLFIN3
    Oh Nooooooo!! How funny! Thanks for sharing!!! emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon
    1989 days ago
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