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Cut Foods Into Small Pieces To Fool Your Eyes

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I often cut up food that I am eating into smaller pieces so that it looks like I have more to eat, which satisfies my eyes. My children have been fooled by this for years when it comes to me serving them a favorite food, so why not do the same myself? If I have a high calorie item that I'm eating for example, pizza, I just cut it up smaller so it spreads all over my dish. This will save you calories and will also help you to savor each small piece.

- Submitted by KISSFAN1 10/25/2010 in Weight Loss | 2 Comments
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MRSAKINS2005 8/13/2011 5:48:00 AM

    Yup what did our mothers always say "your eyes were bigger than your stomach"......lol Great advice. Brought back some good memories....
CATHEITE 10/25/2010 6:04:00 PM

    Great advice! It's said that we eat with our eyes first.

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