Cottage cheese is low in fat and carbs & very high in protein. Cottage Cheese with fruit, Cottage Cheese on a bed of lettuce, Cottage Cheese in salad with flaxseeds, cottage cheese with chopped oinion and parsley flakes, cottage cheese w/matchstick carrots It's a great diet food. Lots of Calcium and Protein just chose the low fat version.
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Flaxseed oil is good for the heart because it is the richest source of alpha-linolenic acid. Flaxseed itself (ground or whole) also contains lignans, which may have antioxidant actions to help cancer, constipation, hemorrhoids and diverticular disease, reduces inflammation in the joints, kidneys and skin, but also lowers cholesterol levels. Flaxseed oil is a good source of Omega 3 and good for the diabetic and their heart. Get some today!
Add to cottage cheese, oatmeal, salads, etc.
If you don't like it...Don't Eat It!!!! Why waste precious calories on stuff that you really don't like. Think like a child and eat only what you like. It won't kill you to leave something on your plate because it's nasty.
I have lost 26 pounds so far and I think one of the main secrets to my success is eating delicious food everyday, for every meal. I do not do well with diet eating, restricting myself to food I don't really like, I always find myself looking forward to it being over. This time around I only eat the food I want, I don't choke down melon with cottage cheese. I completely cater my diet to my tastes, with some low fat/ low cal tweaks.
Of course this is within reason, there are a few things that I do not allow myself on a regular basis. But if I am really really craving something I either try to find a healthier way to get my fix or I splurge, get my satisfaction and return to eating healthy.
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