Meals cooked to help you eat healthier throughout the week
I cook three meals on Sunday, that I know will be good til Wednesday. Sometimes, the meals that I cook Sunday evening can be converted to another meal, for Thursday evening. It helps on the budget and on eating out
Please note these are member-submitted secrets and are not reviewed by SparkPeople's health experts for accuracy. If you feel a secret is inappropriate, please click Report Inappropriate Secret and our staff will review it.
SparkPeople advertisers help keep the site free! Learn more
Two weeks ago I began saving all the visible fat I cut from the meat I was about to cook. Throughout the two weeks I would give some to my dog, but today I weighed it. It was 1.5 pounds of fat! That's over 5000 calories that I kept from my body. Even if I strained, patted, and did all the other fat reducing tips, if I had cooked the meat with that fat on it, some of it would have found a way into my body.
It takes a little extra prep time, but in the two weeks I've lost five pounds. I think I'm worth the extra time.
SparkPeople, SparkCoach, SparkPages, SparkPoints, SparkTeams, SparkDiet, SparkAmerica, SparkRecipes, DailySpark, and other marks are trademarks of SparkPeople, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
SPARKPEOPLE is a registered trademark of SparkPeople, Inc. in the United States, European Union, Canada, and Australia. All rights reserved.