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300 calories & sugar cubes

Friday, February 01, 2013



This is for LISAN0415. Lisa suggested yesterday that I show you what 300 calories looks like. The best information I could find was on SparkPeople!! Imagine that! emoticon

The image above & a couple of the images below are also from SparkPeople.





Pretty eye-opening, huh?

For the entire article from SparkPeople with more images, here's the link:

www.sparkpeople.com/reso
urce/nutrition_articles.as
p?id=1260


Then I decided to take it a step further & show you the sugar content in a few items:







To see more about the sugar content of some foods, go to:

www.sugarstacks.com

Track your food carefully!!

Blessings to you!! emoticon emoticon
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  Member Comments About This Blog Post:

IMEMINE1 2/5/2013 5:02AM

    Sad isn't it.

Comment edited on: 2/5/2013 5:04:30 AM

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HZGLORY 2/4/2013 3:28AM

    Yep a picture is worth a thousand words. I am diabetic so I am aware of every sugar I consume. Its the breads and potatoes and white rice that get me if I let it. Hard to say no to normal common food everybody eats, but worth my health. Susan

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LANA2520 2/3/2013 7:09AM

    wow that for this i will be going on the web to see it

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KARENLEIGH32 2/1/2013 11:34PM

    Love this!!

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KALEWINE 2/1/2013 10:49PM

    These pictures really put it in perspective. Thanks for sharing!

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JOANIE69 2/1/2013 2:00PM

    emoticon - real "food for thought!"

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PAANDRUS 2/1/2013 9:56AM

    Very good "visual" for the sugar!! Wow! Thanks I needed a reminder!!


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GIRLINMOTION 2/1/2013 9:51AM

    Eye opening for sure. But when it comes to processed food sugar is not the only thing you need to worry about.

I would take those grapes any day/time. The nutritional content trumps sugar, unless I was diabetic.

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ANZER15 2/1/2013 9:16AM

    Visuals are great! Thanks for the information :)

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BIGPAWSUP 2/1/2013 7:32AM

    Awesome!

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MICKEYH 2/1/2013 7:31AM

    emoticon emoticon for sharing !! Have a nice day.

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MARYJOANNA 2/1/2013 5:58AM

  Amazing how much sugar you find in a lot of foods!

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COCK-ROBIN 2/1/2013 5:51AM

    wow, that's incredible!

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TDEMAIO2 2/1/2013 5:24AM

    emoticon WOW emoticon

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111BUTTERFLY111 2/1/2013 5:24AM

    We really are a visual society! Thanks for the lesson!!

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YMWONG22 2/1/2013 5:13AM

  Wow ... a picture speaks volumes.
When it is put in this way, it is easier for people to put the number of calories consumed into perspective.
Thanks for sharing them in your blog. emoticon emoticon

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SPARKCHANTAL 2/1/2013 4:42AM

    depressing, when you're trying to have 4x 300 or 3x 400- calorie meals a day!

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