Am I the only person who as soon as I’m done eating want more?

Does that sound dorky?  Well it sure does to me and I just don’t understand why that is.  So just this week I’ve been doing some testing to see if I could figure out if there are certain foods that trigger these behaviors.

Chunky Monkey Ice CreamLet’s see I started off this week week with the “chunky monkey” feeling.  You know that feeling when you know that you’ve gained a few pounds and you most certainly do not need to jump on the scale to see if it went up right?  Instead what I do is go into action, I cut out eating a lot of solid food and stick with mostly liquids.

No I’m not talking about fasting, even though I believe fasting is a good way to cleanse toxins from your body.  I’m talking about liquid protein beverage drinks.

When I feel chunky monkey I will go on my liquid protein drinks; shakes and fruit flavored high protein drink mix.  I usually do this for 2-3 days and can drop my “chunky” and feel pretty fast.  The first day is typically the hardest to endure but by day 3 I’m in the groove and the food cravings and sugar cravings are subsided.

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