"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > General Cooking Information > General Cooking
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-11-2010, 10:21 PM   #21
Senior Cook
froggythefrog's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2010
Posts: 122
When I looked in my email (which does not show the images), how did I know that was just going to be so wrong?

froggythefrog is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-12-2010, 07:28 AM   #22
Chief Eating Officer
GB's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: USA,Massachusetts
Posts: 25,509
This thread just keeps getting better and better.

You know you can't resist clicking
this link. Your eyes will thank you. VISUAL BLISS
GB is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-12-2010, 09:49 AM   #23
Executive Chef
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: SE Pennsylvania
Posts: 4,655
Tyler Florence made bacon an honorary vegetable.
I can stretch a 1/2 pound of meat to feed 10 in a pasta/lasgna or chili/soup item.
Go Indian with those great spices, I can live on chick peas and dahl.
Whenever I walk into a Whole Foods market, I temporarily become vegetarian...the produce section is pretty spectacular.
And I can keep rambling on...love my greens.
Robo410 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-12-2010, 05:46 PM   #24
Join Date: Mar 2010
Posts: 69
I think semi vegetarian is a good thing. My dad was a die hard carnivore, bacon and beef were his favorite foods and he died young. Same with my grandfather, but he ate way smaller portions. Maybe that was one of the reasons my dad died young, maybe not. I'd like to ask older people what they are eating, and how much they are eating and if they think those factors are what keeps them going, like what do the folks that live to 100 years old eat? I think maybe there's something to ones diet, eh? ;)
Wish I knew for sure what foods were the secret. I don't think my diet is, but I am sooo trying to change. Mainly, for weight control. P.S. I love soda, and sugar, and I am diabetic. perfect.
MoodyBlueFoodie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-12-2010, 06:05 PM   #25
Chef Extraordinaire
kadesma's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: california
Posts: 21,373
As a fellow diabetic, lose weight, cut the sugars by exchanging your carbs add a little exercise and you can add years to your life.. a lot of .Long life is our family history, but we can change it be being respectful of our bodies. I have to eat at least 6 oz. of protein a day and take protein blockers but you just need to be moderate in what you eat, meat about the size of a pack of cards, several 1/2 cups of non- starchy veggies, A nice green salad easy on the dressing.If as you say you like sugar then decide will it be a carb like potato or pasta pr rice with your meal, or a samll piece of cake or pie..One has to be replaced and your meal is set.
Good luck
HEAVEN is Cade, Ethan,Carson, and Olivia,Alyssa,Gianna
kadesma is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-14-2010, 11:54 AM   #26
Assistant Cook
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Montreal
Posts: 2
I like the Dead Milkmen reference.
tysonb is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-14-2010, 04:13 PM   #27
Master Chef
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Galena, IL
Posts: 7,973
Hey, folks, the worse that I ever had happen was that on Christmas I was camping out in Lafayette, Louisiana. I wanted duck in the worst way, but there is no way you can cook duck inside a trailer, so we were cooking out over the coals next to a lake. I am not kidding, seriously, a flock of ducks walked up and watched me barbecuing this damned duck. It did not in any way diminish the great Christmas dinner I had with friends who flew in to spend the day with us. But it was a bit weird to have a bunch of ducks keeping us company while we cooked a duck. Weird, really weird.
Claire is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-16-2010, 03:16 PM   #28
Mr. Greenjeans
bigdaddy3k's Avatar
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Chicago Area
Posts: 1,741
Originally Posted by tysonb View Post
I like the Dead Milkmen reference.

THANK YOU TYSON!!!!! I hoped to sift out a fan with that reference!

Oh, and WELCOME to DC!!

No matter how many Bibles he swears on, when a dog tells you he's a vegetarian, he's lying.
bigdaddy3k is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:44 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.