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1/26/11 12:18 P

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Cut out the potatoes and the english muffin. Both are loaded with carbs that spike the glucose level. Try hard boiled eggs with a ham slice and a piece of cheese. Bet you won't get hungry before lunch. Also take a lunch meat ham slice and stuff it with cream cheese. Works for me.

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1/17/11 4:34 P

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I do well with a hearty breakfast, too. I don't seem to need as much protein if I get a good dose of complex carbs. Lots of mornings it's a serving of steel cut oats and fruit, with maybe an english muffin or an egg. Sometimes I'll have a hearty granola cereal with lots of grains and nuts.

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1/16/11 8:23 P

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I just know that when I eat oatmeal, I'm starving about an hour and a half later. It comes on fast and strong and I can't seem to keep my appetite satisified for the rest of the day. But if I eat the same amount in protein, I can make it to lunch without feeling like I'm ready to pass out.

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1/16/11 7:30 P

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Yes I have high protein and carbs for breakfast. That seems to curb me for the rest of the day . My carb cravings are not so high after I eat a larger breakfst with high carbs and high protein. I was craving carbs during the day untill I tried this?

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1/16/11 7:28 P

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I have to have protein at breakfast to keep from getting hungry and overeating. I think that's what you're doing by eating the eggs and the yogurt. Both are high in protein.

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1/16/11 4:52 P

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I've been eating alot of my carbs and alot of protein during my morning meal.It consists of-----
2eggs, and 1 egg white:(scrambled no oil/butter)
an English muffin:
unsweetened yogurt (3-0z):
strawberries (100 gms):
hashbrowns (80grms)(sometimes)-not evrytime
8-0z cup of coffee+(truvia)
I was wondering if that may be what has been helping me not eat so much in the later part of my day since I get so much in the morning? Anyone else eat like this , and finding they arent snacking so much? I am still eating the proper amount of carbs through the day..but find I snack less and crave carbs less..... What is your opinion? .

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