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Watch now! YOUR healthy eating questions—answered!
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You asked great questions, and we have answers! Rachna and I talk Challenges, cravings, recipes, ...
You asked great questions, and we have answers! Rachna and I talk Challenges, cravings, recipes, sugar, and more. If you have a question that you'd like us to answer in our next Q&A, send me a dire...
Curious about this challenge - Do others count bread as a whole food? Homemade bread, but not homemade flour?
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  • annefood Good question @MargaretG ! Whole grains and products made from whole grains (100% whole wheat bread, for example) are allowed and encouraged, but refined white grains and flours are not. So white...
  • annefood You're welcome!
How do I choose additional challenges? (Besides the one I'm already taking?) thanks!
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  • DietID_TeamDietitians Hi @francesca! So glad you joined. For now you can do one challenge at a time. We've designed it that way because people are better at building long-lasting habits by focusing on one thing at a...
  • francesca Brilliant! Thanks! Love this app!
  • DietID_TeamDietitians =) Glad to hear it! If you have any other feedback for us, feel free to send me a direct message or send an email to the team via the feedback link in your Profile -> Settings.
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Sweet potato pie😋😋Yummy
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Got questions? We've got answers! @Rachna and I will be doing a video Q&A and we want to hear from you!
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Simply complete our online survey—it'll only take a second. Maybe you want to know how to better stock your pantry, the best tricks to keep your energy up in the afternoon, or which types of yogurt...
  • EFF sorry. I know this isn't the right place for this, but I couldn't find a help button. I just wanted to let you know there are some bugs in the challenge I'm doing. (3 servings of vegetables a day)...
  • EFF I just wanted you to have some feedback.
  • annefood Thanks so much for the feedback @EFF ! We're on it. Much appreciated!
It's my third try and fail on level 3 for eating fruits and veggies. How do you guys do it? I am determined to conquer this!!
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  • DietID_TeamDietitians A few tricks that have helped me: I keep frozen fruits and veggies on hand so it's easy to throw them in a smoothie or scrambled eggs without any chopping. I also try to have at least one serving...
  • annefood @shaunacutie your determination is awesome! Like @Rachna I also eat at least 1 fruit of vegetable at every meal, and if I eat a snack it is always a fruit or veggie with some protein (fruit with...
  • FeliciaFancy I always try and start the day by having fruit with my breakfast which is normally some kind of berry on top of my cereal or porridge. I also try and bulk prepare my lunches for the week with a...
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how am i supposed to get rid of cravings?
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  • annefood Hi @kmk02 ! Great question. What sort of foods do you crave, and what time of day do you tend to crave them?
  • kmk02 @annefood i usually start to crave things such as chocolate or crackers around 3
  • annefood There are a variety of reasons why you might be craving certain foods in the afternoon. First, cravings might occur if you haven't had balanced meals throughout the day. If I skip breakfast or have...
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What should I have for lunch today
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  • DietID_TeamDietitians One of my favorite quick lunches, especially when it's hot out, is cold salad that you can assemble with a handful of grocery items. I like to use baby spinach, avocado, cherry tomato, chickpeas...
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I've made some mistakes, is it still okay?
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  • DietID_TeamDietitians Yes of course! If you had a candy or sweet, just use a free pass or a half a pass to keep track. And if you run out of free passes, no worries! You can always start over. The most important thing...
  • annefood @lillady as @Rachna said, don't sweat the mistakes. The beauty of developing healthy habits is that over time you are able to make the healthy choice the norm—what you do about 90% of the time. I'm...
  • meccabrown Absolutely!!! You can't break a life time habit in short time.. focus, plan and work hard!!
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