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Forum: Eat Fat, Get Thin 05-07-2017, 05:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 707
Posted By Mayflowers
Hi, I got arthritis from eating grains..I even...

Hi, I got arthritis from eating grains..I even get joint pain from quinoa, I didn't get it from low carb. I did an elimination diet and found that when I ate grains even rice, I would get joint pain...
Forum: Nutritional Ketosis / High Fat, Low Carb 11-09-2016, 01:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,686
Posted By Mayflowers
I went HFLC and got dizziness as well. I was...

I went HFLC and got dizziness as well. I was drinking bouillon and using Lite salt. I ended up increasing my carbs. Its a bit unnerving. Could be low blood sugar I think. I don't think its low BP....
Forum: Nutritional Ketosis / High Fat, Low Carb 10-15-2016, 06:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,316
Posted By Mayflowers
FYI You can buy keto sticks in any drugstore. I...

FYI You can buy keto sticks in any drugstore. I bought mine at Walgreens. They are over by the diabetic supplies:)
Forum: Vegetarian 10-13-2016, 04:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,258
Posted By Mayflowers
Hey Nigel! I'm off and on gluten free. Now I'm...

Hey Nigel! I'm off and on gluten free. Now I'm back on. Been on for about a month now.
I noticed they changed the recipe in the Quorn naked cutlets. Now Gluten Free and it says it on the box. So I...
Forum: Paleolithic & Neanderthin 10-20-2015, 10:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,952
Posted By Mayflowers
That sounds good, except I'd not use coconut...

That sounds good, except I'd not use coconut milk. (allergic) I'd use either almond or cashew cream.. oh yea... ;)
Forum: Other Plans 05-26-2015, 12:44 PM
Replies: 845
Views: 127,171
Posted By Mayflowers
I don't lose on ice cream. I usually will show a...

I don't lose on ice cream. I usually will show a gain that week if I have ice cream
Forum: Vegetarian 05-25-2015, 08:14 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,531
Posted By Mayflowers
You'd be surprised how many people have not read...

You'd be surprised how many people have not read those books Jem. You're the only one that has replied that you knew of them.
Well, with me grains give me arthritic pain. Quinoa has given me the...
Forum: Vegetarian 05-21-2015, 01:20 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,531
Posted By Mayflowers
Hi Starry, good seeing you again! I'm trying to...

Hi Starry, good seeing you again! I'm trying to get back on CAD again. I just went to Orlando and fell off the wheat wagon again. I'm back off it. Its easy for me. I've been going off and on wheat...
Forum: Vegetarian 05-21-2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,531
Posted By Mayflowers
Probably wasn't a good idea to go back on grains....

Probably wasn't a good idea to go back on grains. Have you read Grain Brain by Dr. Perlmutter? Or Wheat Belly by Dr. Davis? Grains are toxic to the body. Gluten is the worst but they don't even...
Forum: Atkins Induction 05-21-2015, 12:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,614
Posted By Mayflowers
The WORST possible thing you can do is cut your...

The WORST possible thing you can do is cut your calories to 1000! You're putting your body in starvation mode number 1 and you definitely won't lose. PLUS how much do you have to lose? I suspect you...
Forum: Vegetarian 04-23-2015, 04:55 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,531
Posted By Mayflowers
That's really great you lost so much weight! I...

That's really great you lost so much weight! I have a grain issue. I'm allergic to grass, and all grains are grasses. I react to them with joint pain and indigestion. Wheat is the worst. Quinoa is...
Forum: Vegetarian 04-23-2015, 04:46 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,328
Posted By Mayflowers
Hi, FYI naturopathic doctors do not recommend...

Hi, FYI naturopathic doctors do not recommend juice fasting more than 3 days.
Forum: Vegetarian 04-13-2015, 12:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,258
Posted By Mayflowers
Hi thanks for the reply. I checked Quorn and the...

Hi thanks for the reply. I checked Quorn and the only products gluten free are the chikin' tenders, and the grounds. The naked cutlets contain wheat. Gardein has some gluten free chiken' strips but...
Forum: Vegetarian 04-12-2015, 09:41 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,531
Posted By Mayflowers
Well, I'm down another pound :) The more...

Well, I'm down another pound :) The more vegetarian low carb is working better.
Forum: Vegetarian 04-11-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,531
Posted By Mayflowers
You must be young Food Lady :) I'm in my late...

You must be young Food Lady :) I'm in my late 50's. My mom followed the diabetic diet. She was hungry on it and crabby. It was a diabetic diet her doctor gave her. Probably a standard AMA type diet....
Forum: Vegetarian 04-07-2015, 10:48 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,531
Posted By Mayflowers
I noticed as well that any form of low carb, if...

I noticed as well that any form of low carb, if one is not very active, you have to watch the calories as well. I started out putting a lot of butter and sour cream on everything. Now I stopped it...
Forum: Other Plans 04-03-2015, 04:07 PM
Replies: 845
Views: 127,171
Posted By Mayflowers
Hi, I stopped losing with rm at dinner as well. I...

Hi, I stopped losing with rm at dinner as well. I have my rm for lunch and I can lose a pound a week if I keep up the exercise. I still have trouble doing the breakfast. Not used to eating a huge...
Forum: Other Plans 03-30-2015, 10:59 AM
Replies: 845
Views: 127,171
Posted By Mayflowers
I kept trying to do that, eat a big breakfast in...

I kept trying to do that, eat a big breakfast in the morning but I just feel nauseous and I can't do it. I've been losing ok having the RM for lunch. After awhile the RM for dinner wasn't working...
Forum: Other Plans 03-29-2015, 08:01 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 8,186
Posted By Mayflowers
you can do any diet gluten free. I do.

you can do any diet gluten free. I do.
Forum: Other Plans 03-29-2015, 07:59 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 8,186
Posted By Mayflowers
I wish I saw this thread before I bought the...

I wish I saw this thread before I bought the book. I got the ebook so it was cheaper but after I read it, I realized it was similar to the Carbohydrate Addicts Diet and Suzanne Somers but with a lot...
Forum: Other Plans 03-25-2015, 09:10 AM
Replies: 845
Views: 127,171
Posted By Mayflowers
Yea, if you want to get a brain tumor, it's fine....

Yea, if you want to get a brain tumor, it's fine. Aspartame in the diet sodas are directly linked to brain tumors. My mother used a lot of equal and she got a brain tumor.
Forum: Vegetarian 03-25-2015, 07:11 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,531
Posted By Mayflowers
Thanks for your replies. I don't eat gluten...

Thanks for your replies. I don't eat gluten anymore. I think that is the main reason I've gained weight. Wheat is evil for me. I can't eat 'processed vegetarian meats' because they are all made with...
Forum: Vegetarian 03-25-2015, 06:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,258
Posted By Mayflowers
Gluten Free?

Any vegetarians here that are gluten free? I've seen all the "Tofurky" posts and I'm off gluten. :)
Forum: Vegetarian 03-22-2015, 08:55 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,531
Posted By Mayflowers
Anyone Actually Lose Weight with Veggie Low Carb?

I see posts but the members don't post their stats so I can see the results of vegetarian low carb. Has anyone actually lost a substantial amount of weight and kept it off following low carb...
Forum: Atkins Induction 03-09-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,575
Posted By Mayflowers
Drink the bone broth. I made vegetarian broth....

Drink the bone broth. I made vegetarian broth. The recipes are in the New Atkins for a New You book or the website
Forum: Atkins Induction 03-09-2015, 09:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,134
Posted By Mayflowers
Why not? A whole cup is 1 gram of carb!

Why not? A whole cup is 1 gram of carb!
Forum: Atkins Induction 02-17-2015, 09:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,309
Posted By Mayflowers
I know the feeling. Denial. I knew I had to bite...

I know the feeling. Denial. I knew I had to bite the bullet now and get off the sugar. Grains weren't hard because I've developed an intolerance to them now. When I eat them, I get joint pain. So now...
Forum: Atkins Induction 02-17-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 977
Posted By Mayflowers
Wow Dai'Lynn great job on the weight loss! How...

Wow Dai'Lynn great job on the weight loss! How long did it take you to lose that weight? I know a lot of people who follow low carb just don't eat any sugars or grains, don't count carbs, and they...
Forum: Atkins Induction 02-17-2015, 08:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,782
Posted By Mayflowers
Jo, you don't need to cut mayo. There's no milk...

Jo, you don't need to cut mayo. There's no milk in it. It's just eggs and oil. And you may want to exercise. You'll at least lose inches and you are eating very healthy now. And if you're hungry, eat...
Forum: Atkins Induction 02-17-2015, 08:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,585
Posted By Mayflowers
I was wondering Badcarbs, how much weight do you...

I was wondering Badcarbs, how much weight do you have to lose? Usually people with 5 or 10 lbs to lose will experience this problem. So it would be helpful to say what your weight is and what your...
Forum: Atkins Induction 02-17-2015, 08:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 822
Posted By Mayflowers
Sweet Potatoes and Winter Squash

Just wondering if anyone has included these things in their OWL and was still able to lose. I was eating some last week because I had left overs and didn't want to throw them out but I counted them...
Forum: Atkins Nutritional Approach 02-17-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 128,602
Posted By Mayflowers
A quick Soup

I'll either use vegetable or chicken broth from the box and just pour that into a small pot, about 1 1/2 cups add 1/4 tsp. turmeric, sprinkle some ginger powder and chopped fresh cilantro. I then add...
Forum: Vegetarian 04-25-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,163
Posted By Mayflowers
Hi, you can follow a low carb-ish vegetarian...

Hi, you can follow a low carb-ish vegetarian program. The Carbohydrate Addict's Healthy for Life Plan has a whole section and recipes for vegetarians. If you're ovo lacto ....
That's the one I try...
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