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Thursday, December 06, 2012

I bought and tried Steaming Kale in a ziplock steaming bag in the microwve. My lap band doesn't like the consistancy of it. Any suggestions on how to make it go down easier?

I ahve liquified Kale in a processor and then freeze it in flexible ice trays then bag it in small bags and add it to smoothie/shakes with protein powder.

Is there anothger way i can get in the nutrition value of this great veggie?

I'll be Kinda MIA as I am starting my IVIG treatments tomorrow thru sunday. Just saying.
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WILLOW49 12/8/2012 9:49AM

    Hope your treatments go well.
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PATRICIAAK 12/6/2012 9:26PM

    Take care this weekend

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NORASPAT 12/6/2012 8:28PM

    I like it a lot but it is chewy. I read on LINDAS page her DD had made a kale soup in the crock pot so I tried it in a soup and it was really very good. I am so happy I tried it that way. I will buy it again. I do like collards now too. DH and I eat Brussels Sprouts with bacon and onion, one of his favorite ways to eat them. That is the only way I really like them, but I do like them that way they taste so completely different.
IVIG tomorrow to Sunday, I know it is a long time but it does seem to be helping a lot and that will set you up for Christmas I hope-
DID you look at the House ??? Pat in Maine.
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TWEETYKC00 12/6/2012 8:19PM

    We put kale in a type of crockpot stew that we found here on sparks. It tasted good and the kale was just another veggie in the mix.

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ONLYTEMPORARY 12/6/2012 7:07PM

    Try chopping it and adding it to your salads. Like spinach leaves which I also have on every Subway Sandwich.

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L*I*T*A* 12/6/2012 6:56PM

    my family love kale chips......
just break it up add a little olive oil and some spices and mix it together
put on a baking sheet @ 350 x 10-15 minutes....
yoummmmmmmm
its a great snack......
blessings and hugs.........lita

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MARTY19 12/6/2012 6:52PM

    I can't help. I am not a Kale fan. Sorry.

Marty

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IRISHMUM3 12/6/2012 6:39PM

    Sorry - not a kale person. Good luck with your treatment!

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LINDA! 12/6/2012 5:57PM

    Good luck with the IVIG treatment.

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MEADSBAY 12/6/2012 5:34PM

    I just don't care for kale (or cooked spinach either).
I have tried kale chips, in a smoothie and in chicken soup.
bleeach!
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NEWKATE3 12/6/2012 5:25PM

    I wonder if drying it, like in the recipe for the "kale chips" on here would work?

We'll miss you while you "IVIG"!

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MARTY728 12/6/2012 5:20PM

    Sorry, I don't know. Good luck with the IVIG treatments! emoticon

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