Breakfast - the most important meal of the day
Everyone has heard that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. It is true. The breakfast you eat will determine your daily energy levels, your metabolism rate, your mood as well as many other aspects. So, if you can control what you put into your body knowing the outcome it will make it far easier. If you allow yourself to eat lots of carbohydrates for breakfast it is almost a surefire guarantee you will put on the pounds. Simple carbohydrates are the ones to be worry of. The simple carbohydrate is sweat and tasty but the energy it provides us is short lasting thus we get hungry soon after consumption. People that have followed diets like the Atkins diet and the south beach diet are aware of this rule as they don’t allow any simple carbohydrates at breakfast time.
No Carbohydrate Breakfast Ideas – Eggs, Vegetables and Fruits
Eggs are so simple to prepare in any fashion from sunny side up, hard boiled, scrambled or as an omelet. You cannot get bored of eggs as they can be so varied. You can combine them with sausage if you like and add a little cheese to the omelet. They are a great no carbohydrate option. In your omelet you can include your vegetables such as mushrooms, peppers, and bok choy as they too have no carbohydrates and it is a great way to get the vegetables into your system to add up to your five a day. Some vegetables have a little carbohydrate in them but are still acceptable such as cucumbers, celery and radish. It is your choice if you eat raw or make a juice in your blender. You can make a combination of fruit and vegetable in your juicing process, fruits to use are berries, apples and pears, cherries, grapefruit, apricots, peaches and figs.
No Carbohydrate Breakfast Ideas – Nuts and Meats
Pecans and almonds are great for a light breakfast choice as they have a small amount of carbohydrates. You are also allowed to have sausages, bacon and ham as well as pork, lamb, turkey, duck, veal, beef, chicken, and tuna.
No Carbohydrate Breakfast Recipes
Try a casserole containing twelve eggs, four ounces of green chilies that are chopped up, twelve ounces of grated cheddar cheese, salt and pepper. You need to butter up a pan and spread the cheese in it and on top of the cheese place the chilies. Beat up the eggs with salt and pepper and pour onto the chilies. Bake this for twenty minutes or so at three hundred and fifty degrees.