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Using a Soda Stream home water carbonator helped me to abandon soda entirely and increase my water intake.
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I finally broke down and purchased a Soda Stream home carbonator after hearing the Nutrition Diva (podcast) rave about it. It changed my life. It is the one appliance that I will throw in the back of my car on a road trip to bring with me so I can keep drinking water. It carbonates home tap or filtered water. You can add syrups (reg or diet) or flavor essences to your own water

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At first I bought flavored diet gingerale or grapefruit juice. Then I graduated to flavor essences, then found I preferred plain carbonated water. After my lap-band surgery, I went back to the diet syrups (they make a mean peach iced tea) without carbonating the water. It's awesome! emoticon
- Submitted by MEINI002 12/4/2010 in Healthy Eating | 1 Comments
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MEINI002 12/4/2010 5:12:00 PM

    I'm not someone who raves about much, but this machine requires no electricity, you can use your own filtered water. The only 'disposable' is a large CO2 cartridge which is available at many kitchen stores (and can be exchanged). If you want to hear the Nutrition Diva podcast where she talks about the Soda Stream, check out: http://nutritiondiva.quickan
ddirtytips.com/sugar-sub
stitutes.aspx

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am kind of sad that I can't have carbonated water for a while since my lap-band. I'm glad I figured out that the syrups (especially the diet peach iced tea) still taste good even without carbonating.

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