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I hate when I purchase something, like cheese, which I purchased today... and then get home and find it's the "reduced fat" version...
I want it for the fat...
March 1st 2010: 308lbs | CW: 219lbs / 18.5%BF | New Goal: 16% BF
Male. 28. 6'4''. Currently working on them muscles and strength! "My chest hair caught fire when I was fighting a bear with a flamethrower, how do I get my hair back?” - Rivvin
I almost bought nonfat yogurt a couple weeks ago... luckily I noticed before I was done shopping, so I just had to go alllll the way back across the store and switch it for the good stuff. And they didn't even have a store brand full-fat yogurt, Wegmans only makes lowfat and nonfat I guess. So I had to spend more.
"mayness, you need to have a siggy line that says "Paleo Information Desk" or something!" -FMN <3
I know what you mean! It's very frustrating to buy the wrong thing. I accidently purchased a large tub of full fat organic yogurt, but it wasn't plain, it was French vanilla. The containers looked almost exactly the same. I try to slow down now and make absolutely sure I'm buying what I want/need. I've only been primal for 1 month, and I figure I'll get better at this as more time goes on!
I purposely bought a jar of mayo a few months ago that didn't have any low-fat labelling on it. It wasn't til I tasted it and noticed it was too sweet that I looked at the ingredients to find sugar was the third ingredient (after water and vinegar). Yuck!
omg i know wat u mean about the vanilla vs plain organic yoghurt. i made that mistake one day when i was planning on making some greek yoghurt for lamb gyros (lettuce wrap rather than lavish or pita). it was made to good use at least in banana smoothies.
"The first wealth is health."
- Ralph Waldo Emerson