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Old 04-16-2018, 12:26 PM
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I've considered it, but the quirk with keto is you have to be able to keep your carb intake too low too consistently. Doing that would annoy the crap out of the rest of the family and I'm not making a separate dinner for just myself every night to make that work.
Keto for the adults. (Meat and vegetables) and kiddie meal for the 8 year old.

Side note, I have to make a special "me" pizza dough. We buy a bakery dough for the girls, and rise it, roll it. It's fun.
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Old 04-16-2018, 12:31 PM
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An interesting side note of going low carb higher fat is you can fast, too. I've been doing one day a week, ~36hrs water and clear non-caloric liquids only. (Coffee, tea etc.) It's not as bad as you'd imagine! I'm fitting into clothes I hadn't been in for years!
I went from 36 inch waist to a "Men's Health Magazine" 32 inch waist! Without working out!
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Keto for the adults. (Meat and vegetables) and kiddie meal for the 8 year old.

Side note, I have to make a special "me" pizza dough. We buy a bakery dough for the girls, and rise it, roll it. It's fun.
My wife would riot if I tried to push keto on her as well. It'd literally be prepping it just for myself and I really can't justify spending the time on that with everything else I have to get done.
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Old 04-17-2018, 02:03 PM
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In all fairness, I get that.
For me it's a medical treatment prescribed by my nuero team. My wife is totally onboard, we've seen the results, both in research studies, patient history reports, and in me.
We've all seen the Atkins diet. It's just a lower carb or no carb Atkins with fat being the main fuel-instead of carbs. Eat more fat in the keto. Put butter on evrytang!
I ask my wife every night if she wants some? Allot of nights she'll eat what the lil princess eats.
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Old 04-17-2018, 02:06 PM
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You know, that Pelaton looks interesting. Or at least the girl on it does.
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I've got a buddy who does it and swears by it. I'm definitely interested, but don't think it's gonna work out for me at this stage. I'll be keeping it in mind for the future though.
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