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Posted: 29 Jan 2008, 10:57
im selina have decided to try the SB diet, am a bit worried cus im a veggie so not sure how no bread or pasta is going to work but im going to try. if any one has any good tips for me that would be awesome Smile

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Selket

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Posted: 29 Jan 2008, 11:01
Hi: I was worried about bread too, but I was fortunate to find sprouted bread/buns that are pretty good and not too high in carbs. I haven't found any pasta that is great, though I've heard others speak of a product called Dreamfields. Apparently it's lower in carbs then the other pastas. Smile
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Posted: 29 Jan 2008, 11:11
what are sprouted bread/buns?

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Posted: 29 Jan 2008, 11:58
aftr the first two weeks on South beach, when you go to phase 2 you can have whole wheat pasta's again! Its just 2 weeks! you can do it!

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Janelleas

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Posted: 29 Jan 2008, 11:59
Oh Oh OH! don't forget that spaghetti sqash makes a great substitue for spaghetti noodles and tastes great too!

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Pinkest_Prin...

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Posted: 29 Jan 2008, 12:11
Oooh i'm gonna try that, havent got much in in the way of good food for the SB phase 1 so i think im going to have tomato soup, hm hope its ok the list i have says no tomato but im stuck so oh well.

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Posted: 29 Jan 2008, 17:26
Make sure you are getting all the nuts and legumes that are allowed for extra protein. I do believe tofu is allowed on Phase 1, but don't quote me on it. It has been a while since SB.

Do you eat dairy and/or eggs?

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Pinkest_Prin...

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Posted: 29 Jan 2008, 18:01
i dont eat tofu, or eggs on their own but i do eat dairy can't live without cheese Razz

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Posted: 29 Jan 2008, 18:28
Well, cheese has a lot of protein. Do you eat tofu or eggs IN stuff then? What do you mean you don't eat them on their own? There are a lot of dishes with tofu or eggs. You do need the protein.

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Posted: 29 Jan 2008, 19:14
yeah i eat eggs in things, i don't eat tofu.
because iv been a veggie all my life im pretty good at getting protein without eating much egg and stuff.

im sure ill get through it i hope Smile

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Posted: 29 Jan 2008, 22:56
If you're used to it you should be fine. Just try to get a little extra protein in there during Phase 1 until you can reintroduce grains and fruit. Good luck!

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