veges and fish eaters, share your tips!

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sky92

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Posted: 05 Feb 2013, 03:50
hi iv been vegetarian most of my life but over the last 3 years began to eat fish, whats your most healthy filling meals and snacks, as i know i find it hard to eat enough some days. i love eggs and salmon and recenty cannot get enough of courgettes! thanks!
Spacey47

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Posted: 05 Feb 2013, 06:45
Have a nice big juicy steak
Curryluv

Joined: Feb 13
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Posted: 05 Feb 2013, 08:16
Huge bowls of curried vegetable soup with lots of cabbage and a bit of salmon are a standard in my house. I like to keep the soup in the fridge for the week and add the salmon to my portion upon eating. Occasionally
I will add a tablespoon of Greek yogurt to my bowl for cream style
(yogurt must be added 'before' reheating too hot or it will curdle).
gg1968

Joined: Jan 13
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Posted: 05 Feb 2013, 10:02
vegetable chilli with brown rice. I use alot of quorn chicken. I make vegetable soup every week. vegetable and quorn chicken stirfry. Roasted vegetables are tastier than boiling or steaming them, I use butternut squash, aubergines, sweet potato, whole garlic and onions, I also use alot of tinned tomatoes and spices when I cook.

I oven bake salmon fillets in tinfoil with a splash of soy sauce (very tasty with the roasted vegetables)
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sky92

Joined: Dec 11
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Posted: 05 Feb 2013, 10:51
ahh i used to eat a lot of the quorn products but now i feel bored of them, i find it all tends to taste very samey if that makes sense. iv never tried the salmon and soy together but that does sound really nice, i usually grill it with a topping of plenty of garlic soit goes crispy, or occasionaly put pesto on it whilst it bakes.

i like greek yoghurt too, but generally dont add it to anything (maybe sometimes put a few slices of banana in there) i find it quite filling, but dont really see the point of puting too much fruit or honey in it because then it feels like its defeating the point of a healthy yoghurt

ill definitely have a goat curried vegetables and roasted ones too, i usually just boil mine haha this is why my diets so boring! thanks guys!
gg1968

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Posted: 06 Feb 2013, 10:01
I buy the 'Total 0% Greek Yoghurt', it's fatfree and a miniscule amount of carbs, my favourite treat each day is a couple of tablespoons of this with added berries, banana, apple etc and it helps to keep the sweet cravings away
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