Top Ten Salad Tips To Improve Weight Loss Results

Top Ten Salad Tips To Improve Weight Loss Results

Posted on 26. Jun, 2017 by in Best Secrets

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Here are 10 salad tips for that may help with your healthy way of eating:

  1. Choose the freshest most attractive veggies to include in your salad.  The salad will look better to you and taste fresher.
  2. Start with a good base of greens.  Skip the iceberg and use romaine, arugula, baby spinach and other mixed greens.
  3. Good additions to the greens, are staples like cucumbers, tomatoes, celery, radishes, and mushrooms.
  4. Dice red, yellow and/or orange peppers. They are sweet, add crunch, and make your salad look “pretty”.
  5. Add some lightly steamed veggies to “beef up” your salad.  Steamed broccoli, asparagus, green beans and cauliflower work well.
  6. If making a whole meal salad, add a hard boiled egg, some grilled chicken, tofu or leftover turkey.  Occasional use of boiled shrimp is okay.
  7. Add in a surprise ingredient like half a small diced green apple (no dried fruit).
  8. If you use dressing,  add vinegar (not a heavy balsamic if the sugar in it stalls you) and a 1/2 tablespoon of olive oil, or use one of the zero calorie Walden Farms dressing.
  9. You can have Caesar Salad the healthy way – Healthy Caesar Salad
  10. Salad is your best friend for dish to pass, or meal at a friend’s house.  This is only if you are bringing it, so you can be careful with the ingredients.  🙂  Be a good friend and offer to bring the salad.

Eating lots of salad will help your weight loss results and should be part of your eating plan for continued good health.

 

 

 

 

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16 Responses to “Top Ten Salad Tips To Improve Weight Loss Results”

  1. jorene

    01. Nov, 2015

    I thought mushrooms were not allowed during the cleanse ?

    • AdvoGirl

      21. Nov, 2015

      Mushrooms are fine.

  2. Carolyn

    05. Jan, 2015

    about exercise if my schedual is too busy for exercise every day is it has helpful if i exercise 3 times per week for 90 min.?

    • AdvoGirl

      07. Jan, 2015

      @ Carolyn,
      Five days would be better, but 3 times is better than no times. Mix cardio with weight training.

  3. Carolyn

    05. Jan, 2015

    What about dacaff herbal teas hot or cold.

    • AdvoGirl

      07. Jan, 2015

      @ Carolyn,
      Herbal tea is okay, but you still need your water.

  4. Carolyn

    05. Jan, 2015

    What about imatation crab meat is it good and how much is a serving.

    • AdvoGirl

      07. Jan, 2015

      @ Carolyn,
      No imitation crab. Avoid processed foods.

  5. Helga

    13. Jun, 2014

    Hi, I’m on day 3 of the challenge and I want to know if I can use these dressings; Marzetti simply dressed vinaigrette & Light(40 calories, 30 from fat), and Bolyhouse farms’ Honey mustard yogurt dressing(45 calories, 15 from fat)

    • AdvoGirl

      27. Jun, 2014

      @ Helga,
      See this information about salad dressing.

  6. Jessica

    11. Apr, 2014

    I’m curious why this article says to not use balsamic vinegar??

    • AdvoGirl

      15. Apr, 2014

      @ Jessica,
      Balsamic vinegar contains sugar, and it causes some people to stall.

  7. Alicia

    26. Feb, 2014

    I am doing the 24 day challenge. I am on day 8 And gained 7.5 pounds….. I am frustrsited I have done just what the book says to eat and taking the supplements at correct time….. What am I doing wrong?

    • AdvoGirl

      04. Mar, 2014

      @ Alicia,
      Were you following these instructions?
      Use the Contact Us link to tell us what you are eating drinking and taking. Include the quantities and time of day.

  8. Jane

    27. Jan, 2014

    I have been told to stay away from artificial sweeteners while on cleanse phase, and I am not using any diet drinks. However since Splenda is in the Walden Farms products you recommend, would it be ok to use a little Splenda in my cooking? I only use the liquid, which has zero carbs.

    • AdvoGirl

      12. Feb, 2014

      @ Jane,
      Limit to 1 pack.