I Need Something Sweet to Drink!

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Posted: 19 Nov 2007, 08:34
I have been really good about giving up all the drinks that have aspartame in it, diet soda, flavored waters, etc., but last night I had the biggest urge for something sweet to drink. I didn't want to drink tea b/4 going to bed, so I ended up drinking two glasses of ice water to try to quench that sweet craving! Does anyone have any suggestions that's following the FF plan? Do you think it would be alright to make kool-aid and put Stevia in it? Crying or Very sad

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Posted: 19 Nov 2007, 10:14
Try a decaf tea that has licorice root in it. No it doesn't taste like licorice and it is 100 times sweeter than sugar. Its right in the tea and gives you a really sweet aftertaste. Aveda sells a really yummy one that is pepperment and licorice root. Wink
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Posted: 19 Nov 2007, 20:25
I have never heard of that. Thanks for the suggestion! Smile I'll try to go find it.

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Posted: 24 Nov 2007, 09:39
a big orange, quenches my sweet tooth, or 4-6 ounces of fresh o.j (no concentrate)(fresh squeezed) has to be purchased in the cold section of grocery store

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Posted: 24 Nov 2007, 10:28
a whey shake with fruit and cran water or filtered water- fills you up & zaps the craving

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Posted: 27 Dec 2007, 17:58
decaf chai tea - actual tea and not the powdered chai latte - it's naturally sweet and spicy

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Posted: 27 Dec 2007, 18:07
Sugar free fat free carbonated flavored waters!! Our stores have some really good ones, one of my favorites is the wild cherry, orange cream, and apple-pear. Very Happy

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