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Diet and nutrition / Where do you buy your food?
« Last post by magelarsen on Today at 05:56:04 AM »
Hi. I am looking for recommendations.

What sites do you go to find products for sale (Paleo-friendly only)?

Are there for example any sites that show sales across lots of shops?

Huge thanks for helping! xx
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Introductions / Hi from Manila!!!!
« Last post by magelarsen on Today at 05:44:08 AM »
Hello! What's up? Happy to be here!  8)
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Introductions / Re: Howdy to all 2019 Resolution-ers!
« Last post by Warren Dew on July 13, 2019, 12:37:00 PM »
A belated welcome to you!
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Introductions / Re: Hi from London
« Last post by Warren Dew on July 13, 2019, 12:35:54 PM »
Welcome.
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Introductions / Re: Carter from Utah
« Last post by Warren Dew on July 13, 2019, 12:34:26 PM »
Not from Utah and it has been decades since I lived in the midwest, but welcome to the forum!
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Diet and nutrition / Re: Starting Paleo. Wondering what changes are to come.
« Last post by Warren Dew on July 13, 2019, 12:32:01 PM »
Welcome to paleo!

You'll need to make up for some of the carb calories you're dropping.  More or fattier meat will help.

The main issue on eggs is the omega 3 versus omega 6 balance.  I eat pastured eggs or organic omega 3 eggs.  Free range is not as big a deal as what the chickens are fed.  That said, if you're on a budget, commercial eggs may be okay, especially if you get some fish with the skin on for omega 3s.

For calcium, I take calcium pills just in case.  But I also get lots of water to avoid kidney stones in case I overdo it.
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Diet and nutrition / Re: Starting Paleo. Wondering what changes are to come.
« Last post by Hawkan on July 12, 2019, 05:02:46 AM »
Hi

 a) It will be really important that you make sure to increase your servings of the foods that you eat. Some people are going to look at your portions and think that you are crazy to eat half a kilo of meat or huge plates of salads for example. But remember that you are removing quite a lot of what used to be your source of energy in the shape of carbohydrates.  Make sure that you get enough fat, never cut away rinds for example. It takes a little while to adapt.

 b) I don't think that it matters very much whether one eats free range eggs or others. This is more of an ethical animal protection issue. The main determinant of your health is how much you exercise.

 c) Not as I see it, you could add cheeses as your "cheat" if you are worried
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Introductions / Carter from Utah
« Last post by c_e_UofU on June 26, 2019, 11:11:43 AM »
Hi Everybody,

I'm Carter. I'm starting paleo to go along with my recent push into exercise. Tired of trying to buy shirts that don't showcase the love-handles so much and I realized no shirt can show it if you don't have it to show haha. Anyway, I'll likely have questions from time to time, but the only for now is anybody from Utah or the midwest?
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Introductions / Re: Hi from London
« Last post by c_e_UofU on June 26, 2019, 11:09:09 AM »
Best of luck, matt! I just started it myself. I'm Carter by the way. In a similar boat. realized I've packed on too much recently and I've herad good things about Paleo. Keep us posted on your progress!
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Exercises / Re: best at home equiptment to own?
« Last post by c_e_UofU on June 26, 2019, 11:06:35 AM »
I think you should just aim for versatility in home stuff. And you'd be amazed with what you can do with just a yoga ball, some dumbbells, and bands. If you want bigger things then you just need to look around, test run if you can, and bargain shop.

I just started a home gym not long ago with the stuff I just mentioned. From there I added a rack for weight lifting, with weights I got off FB Market Place, I got a treadmill from a coupon site, and I got a punching bag (for the wife mostly, she loves kickboxing). I think those are all good home gym purchases (though I know the weight rack isn't for everybody, you lose your garage space because of it haha)

Here's the list if you want it:
https://www.themartialartsstore.com/century-wavemaster-xxl.html?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIyPOCuN2H4wIVjv5kCh0SMwkVEAQYBCABEgJPb_D_BwE
https://www.nordictrackpromocodes.com/nordictrack-commercial-1750-coupons-and-promo-codes/
https://www.titan.fitness/short-power-rack.html?gclid=EAIaIQobChMI3tnrhduF4wIVCb3sCh2BWgsNEAQYAyABEgL5cPD_BwE

Oh and a basketball hoop never hurt anybody ;)
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