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Here's A 7-Day No-Added-Sugar Meal Plan That's Actually Doable
This week-long low sugar diet aims to keep your energy levels high and your mood regulated by balancing blood sugar with the right combination of foods at each meal and naturally sweet foods that let you indulge in a healthy way. Try to eat something every 3 to 4 hours to keep your blood sugar levels relatively stable and stave off cravings. You may even find you start to dislike overly sweetened foods. Related: Going Paleo? After the week is over, carry your healthy habits forward by following the rule. This means making 80 percent of what you eat similar to this plan, and the other 20 percent can include sweet treats like dark chocolate. Customize it This meal plan is intended for the average woman with a sedentary job who is working out 3 to 4 times per week.
If so, you might be wondering what the heck to eat! Here are some meal plan suggestions to help you get through to the end of the challenge. These are only suggestions. You do not have to follow these meal plans to participate. Remember: The guidelines include 1 nutrient dense smoothie per day.
You'll learn how to eat well, prep more, spend less — and feel amazing along the way. That means unprocessed or minimally processed stuff that you can feel good about. Not to be confused with naturally occurring sugars, like the ones in fruits. There are a ton of different names for sugar, so when in doubt, double-check ingredient labels to make sure none of these are listed. The plan is packed with colorful, nutrient-dense fruits and veggies; healthy fats; a mix of plant-based and animal-based proteins; and complex carbs. Time-wise, that means a full meal-prep plan you can tackle in advance, so during the busy workweek, you'll cut down on both cooking and cleanup.
Think about it: That tablespoon of maple syrup in your salad dressing, the honey in your Asian-inspired stir-fry sauce, the generous drizzle of ketchup on your burger. But meals can be just as tasty and easy to make without the slightest hint of added sweetener. In a welcome contrast to the honey-soaked restaurant version, this dish uses the actual peel and fresh juice of the orange for its fruity flavor and sweetness. If you use the coconut oil option instead of ghee, the dish also becomes entirely dairy-free. Along with tang, plain yogurt adds some mild sweetness to this otherwise spicy curry.