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Old 08-03-2017, 06:14 PM   #91
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I've never heard of green bananas except for unripe or plantains.

Tonight's experiment was a success; strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, cilantro, English cucumber, lemon juice, cocoa nibs, stevia, goat milk yogurt, sour cream, cream cheese and filtered water. This one tastes more like cheesecake than all the others, but it tastes flat without the cinnamon and ginger.
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Old 08-09-2017, 06:37 AM   #92
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This morning's little horror is a fruit blast made of strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, kale, English cucumber, cilantro, lemon juice, Ceylon cinnamon, roasted cocoa nibs, hemp seeds, stevia, fresh ginger, buttermilk and filtered water. This one tastes very good, more tangy and less sweet than the others. More like cheesecake. Color is dark purple.
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Old 08-09-2017, 09:24 AM   #93
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Oooo I bet that's pretty!
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Old 08-13-2017, 05:33 PM   #94
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Tonight's concoction is tomato salsa, guacamole, English cucumber, sweet peppers, cilantro, red onion, fresh garlic, lemon juice, turmeric, black pepper, pumpkin seeds and commercial chicken broth. It tastes like guacamole soup. And is green just like it. It's very good.
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Old 08-13-2017, 06:47 PM   #95
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Wow, that sounds like an interesting riff on gazpacho!
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Old 08-14-2017, 05:45 AM   #96
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Wow, that sounds like an interesting riff on gazpacho!
It's what I had in the refrigerator. I could have sworn I had more berries in the freezer, but I guess I went through them. I have all kinds of onions that I'll have to cook down and use later on.
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Old 08-15-2017, 12:12 PM   #97
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Any other fruits will work. Most berries are lower in sugar.
Avaco. is a good fat and it also thickens. Use chia seeds also.{Also chia seeds can be made into a gel.
Most of my add in of fruits are frozen. and I use only 10r 2 fruits.
Bananas that are on the greener side has less sugar. I use those.}Frozen.
They are reg. bananas just not as ripe.
I use plant base protein but also at times use whey protein.
I watch my cals on those too and when they go up to 300 or little over I use as a meal replacement.
I just foundat walmart and I love.
Organic *Cacao 1T. 20 cals.AlsoOrganic>* Superfood blend,{On that one u can get small package and see if u like.
Also move that body. It helps to have buddies to do it with .No matter what plan u are doing.Like I said.I got into smoothies and it works and it is good for u.
There are so many smoothie sites out there with tips and recipes.
Hope to see more posting here. and also lower calaries soup recipes.
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Old 08-19-2017, 12:13 PM   #98
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Any other fruits will work. Most berries are lower in sugar.
Avaco. is a good fat and it also thickens. Use chia seeds also.{Also chia seeds can be made into a gel.
Most of my add in of fruits are frozen. and I use only 10r 2 fruits.
Bananas that are on the greener side has less sugar. I use those.}Frozen.
They are reg. bananas just not as ripe.
I use plant base protein but also at times use whey protein.
I watch my cals on those too and when they go up to 300 or little over I use as a meal replacement.
I just foundat walmart and I love.
Organic *Cacao 1T. 20 cals.AlsoOrganic>* Superfood blend,{On that one u can get small package and see if u like.
Also move that body. It helps to have buddies to do it with .No matter what plan u are doing.Like I said.I got into smoothies and it works and it is good for u.
There are so many smoothie sites out there with tips and recipes.
Hope to see more posting here. and also lower calaries soup recipes.
I know people use avocado in sweet recipes, but I just can't get used to the idea. Right now, I'm just using my smoothies as a supplement, not as a meal replacement, so whey and protein powders aren't an option right now. I'm doing pretty high fat with egg and chicken salads now.
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Yesterday afternoon, I used my Instant Pot to cook chicken thighs and breasts to make chicken salad. The recipe said to cover them in chicken broth. Well, I had commercial, so I used it. To flavor it, I used liquid smoke and onion crystals, garlic powder, black pepper, and then I got cute and added toasted sesame oil. That was a mistake. It covered all the rest of the flavors.

Anyway, I used the chicken broth as a base for another vegetable nutrition blast. I added tomato salsa, English cucumber, red and yellow sweet peppers, roasted garlic hummus, guacamole, blueberries, turmeric, more black pepper, and filtered water.

It was a light tan color, which was weird. Maybe it was because of the blueberries. But, I discovered I had pans of blueberries buried underneath packages of onions and I need to use them. So, in they went. But the drink tasted like toasted sesame oil. I'll drink it, but I won't add the sesame oil to anything like that again, except for maybe stir fry.

The chicken salad was fabulous with smoked almonds, red onion, mayonnaise, and bamboo shoots.
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Ugh, bummer on the sesame oil debacle! It's such a strong flavor, it really takes so little to overpower your dish. Been there, done that myself, and even though you'd think I'd know better, I did it again not long ago!

I'm glad it's still edible but I don't envy you eating something you don't care that much for, friend!
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Old 08-20-2017, 04:41 PM   #101
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Ugh, bummer on the sesame oil debacle! It's such a strong flavor, it really takes so little to overpower your dish. Been there, done that myself, and even though you'd think I'd know better, I did it again not long ago!

I'm glad it's still edible but I don't envy you eating something you don't care that much for, friend!
Hey, a splash of heavy cream and all is good!
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