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Vegetarian Diabetics

For diabetics who are vegeterian as well

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Insulin use and vegetarianism

Started by mollyjade. Last reply by Kilij Oct 25, 2013. 9 Replies

hipervitaminosises and other deficiencies

Started by Patrycja. Last reply by Kristen Jul 21, 2012. 4 Replies

Carb Counting for Vegetarians

Started by Unicornzzz. Last reply by ahaney Apr 11, 2012. 7 Replies

experimenting

Started by Dina Ralt. Last reply by ahaney Apr 11, 2012. 1 Reply

new topic is here !!!!!!!!!

Started by Patrycja. Last reply by irishjeanie Nov 16, 2010. 9 Replies

Tempeh.....

Started by Judith. Last reply by Sarah Keech Nov 16, 2009. 6 Replies

need an advice ...

Started by Patrycja. Last reply by Patrycja Apr 13, 2008. 4 Replies

winter depression :P

Started by Patrycja. Last reply by Patrycja Feb 2, 2008. 2 Replies

Re: Vegetarian Restaurants

Started by Patrycja Jan 17, 2008. 0 Replies

Cafe Gratitude

Started by Cleo Dec 23, 2007. 0 Replies

For Patrycja

Started by mollyjade. Last reply by Patrycja Nov 29, 2007. 1 Reply

dear and lovely members :)

Started by Patrycja. Last reply by Cleo Nov 27, 2007. 3 Replies

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Comment by foozie on March 16, 2010 at 12:00pm
Sorry I took my name off. I just was not watching what I was doing. I'm starting a new diet that is high in fiber, has the right carbs, portein, fruit and vegies. Will let you know how it's working. Cookbook is Opmital Diet.
Comment by Ziggy on January 13, 2010 at 4:30am
Hey Sarah - céad míle fáilte. Sorry to hear about the lack of vegetables. I live in the North though but Ireland is known for being an agricultural country and I would have thought vegetables would not be a problem - other things like Soy milk etc and other vegan staples could be hard to come by - especially in small towns.

I saw a recipe for low carb Pizza by splitting open a wholewheat Pitta Bread and then adding the Marinara sauce etc.

Western Ireland (the coast) has some beautiful scenery.

Rydw i'n caru Cymru (is that right)
Comment by Sarah Keech on January 12, 2010 at 4:56pm
Ziggy,
No I don't think the pizzas are considered low carb. They are thin crust but I think a piece is about 15 grams of carb. About the same as a piece of bread. I believe pizza dough is easy to make and there probably are free recipes for this on the internet. I do not know if it possible to make a low carb pizza though. If you want to make a low carb pizza maybe you could make a whole wheat dough and roll it out to be a thin crust. I have done this before. Then you can put marinara sauce and whatever vegetables you have in the fridge on it. The last time I was in Ireland, vegetables were hard to come by. I lost weight there because I am vegan and found it difficult to find something to eat. Maybe because everyone else got to choose where we ate. We were in Southern and mid Ireland. Beautiful place. Eventhough I am Welsh, I can still say, "Erin go Bragh" to you, right?
Comment by Ziggy on January 12, 2010 at 11:48am
Are the vegetarian pizzas you are mentioning lo-carb? We don't have Trader Joe here in Northern Ireland.
Comment by Sarah Keech on January 12, 2010 at 8:22am
Trader Joe's no longer carries the Roasted Vegetable Pizza but the workers there told me it was an Amy's brand pizza with the Trader Joe's label on it when they sold it. Whole Foods and Gelson's have this pizza in the frozen food aisle with the Amy's brand labeled box. I bought one the other day at Whole Foods.
Comment by Patrycja on January 12, 2010 at 12:09am
It seems that in many cases diet saves people's lives. I hope that your daughter is doing well now:)
take care Rosanne :)
Comment by Sarah Keech on December 16, 2009 at 2:06pm
I went to Trader Joe's today and was a little saddened by what I could not find on the shelves. 1.) The vegan Imagine tomato soup has been replaced by the Trader Joe's brand non-vegan creamy tomato soups. I know Whole Foods carries the Imagine brand but Trader Joe's usually has better prices. 2.)I could not find the one frozen cheese free vegan pizza they carry. Hopefully they are just out of it. I know it is easy to buy their pizza dough and make your own but heating up a frozen pizza is easier for the days I do not feel like cooking. I cook often but sometimes I want a break.3.) I wish they would carry Tempeh.
Robyn, I feel you on the dinner guest problem. Usually I try to bring a dish whether or not the host wants anyone to bring food. And at non-vegan friendly restaurants, I try my best to be friendly while asking for a vegan dish to be prepared for me. We are probably all tired of spaghetti with marinara sauce since that is often our only choice when eating out. I point this out to restaurants also to encourage more freedom of menu choice for us.
Comment by Patrycja on December 16, 2009 at 1:04pm
yeah, we're glad you did here and joined us, Robyn :D
Nice to see you here !
Comment by Robyn on December 16, 2009 at 11:46am
Yeaa! I thought I was the only one who was everyone's most feared dinner guest! Glad to join the group!
Comment by Mila on November 19, 2009 at 9:55am
Thank you for your warm welcome, Patrycja !
 

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