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Old 05-28-2014, 05:50 PM   #1
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The friend who was staying with me left today and last night we had a big dinner to celebrate. I made a fantastic Balinese prawn curry for the adults and the kids had a chicken version. Since it was a celebration, I decided to have a dessert.

I bought half a melon for the non-lowcarbers and balled it nicely. I then made a strawberry-raspberry low-carb 'gelati'. It came out beautifully even without sweeteners and everyone was appreciative.

In the spirit of the occasion, I decided to have a small scoop. I really wish I hadn't.

I've heard of people having severe gastro upset if they raise their carbs and the gelati was more fruit than I've ever had on this diet. I wasn't outside of my carb limit but it was all in once serving and I know I have problems with fruit. So silly of me!

Never Again
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Old 05-28-2014, 11:27 PM   #2
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Old 05-28-2014, 11:37 PM   #3
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Yep! Even something that's well within my daily carb limit, but the food is high glycemic/fast acting, I get an almost instant stomachache that lasts for a few hours. I can always tell when someone has mistakenly given me something with sugar or flour. The good thing is that it happens very rarely, but ouch when it does!
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Old 05-29-2014, 12:02 AM   #4
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LOL! Yeah, experience does teach lessons not to be forgot!

It was fairly high GI and I knew I'd have problems but I hadn't thought it would be as bad as it was. I guess it's a good thing it went almost stright through!
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Old 05-29-2014, 10:23 AM   #5
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Lesson learned. Not the best way to go about it, but... My DD#3 has that problem with gluten and annatto. Doesn't take long to know. Sounds like a great evening otherwise!
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Old 05-29-2014, 04:27 PM   #6
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Yeah, and the best part is the house is mine again. No more boiled eggs for breakfast or sneaking around for a BPC.

*hears the hallelujah chorus in the background*
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