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I really hate water

Monday, December 10, 2012

Water is so essential to good nutrition and health. I hate the stuff. I know I have to drink it, so... first thing in the morning when I get up I try to down as much of the stuff as possible. I have a container that I fill up each day and when it is empty I know I met my daily requirement. If I eat something that is not planned I also drink an extra cup to help flush it out of my system. I hope this gets easier over time.
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  • SHARJOPAUL
    It helps to squeeze a slice of lemon or lime into it.
    1382 days ago
  • BRAVELUTE
    Will my blog on the topic help at all? If either visual will help, you are welcome to copy and print the posters I uploaded.

    I posted it on August 27, 2012

    The link is http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_p
    ublic_journal_individual.asp?bl
    og_id=5033095

    but it seems to add symbols and letters after the id #. Be sure you stop copying after 5033095.
    1383 days ago

    Comment edited on: 12/12/2012 6:16:32 PM
  • BRAVELUTE
    Will my blog on the topic help at all? If either visual will help, you are welcome to copy and print the posters I uploaded.

    http://www.sparkpe
    ople.com/mypage_public_journal_
    individual.asp?blog_id=5033095<
    BR>
    You'll have to copy and paste the link.
    1383 days ago
  • FUZZIEBEAR3
    I don't really 'taste' water, but I like the cool sensation (ice water) in my mouth. Maybe you like ice water, or cold water, or warm or hot water better?

    At first I used to add a wedge of lemon, but now I don't bother with that anymore.

    I also used to drink unsweetened iced tea for my 'water' requirement. There are some that say this is incorrect, but if it works for you then it is still better than not getting hydrated.

    I find that the hydration/water is a key to my weight loss. By keeping hydrated, it means I don't have to retain water, and I flush all the extra crud (fat?) out of my body.

    And then I get an exercise boost by walking to the bathroom every hour too :)


    1385 days ago
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    1385 days ago
  • GINNABOOTS
    It will, I have been drinking 8-10 glasses of water for about 33 years now & I can't go a day without it. Pretty soon your body will crave it. It is so good for you & good for your skin. Keep up the good work. Maybe try adding some flavoring, I don't but a lot of people that don't like water find it easier to drink. emoticon
    1385 days ago
  • CURTIOSITY
    Most city tap water tastes like swill. I feel your pain.
    1385 days ago
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    1385 days ago
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