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  • adj. Alternative spelling of non-starchy.

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Examples

  • To get back to balance, use the Healthy Plate method: 1. Fill half your plate with nonstarchy veggies, such as broccoli, kale, steamed zucchini, or green beans.

    The Small Change Diet

  • While proteins, fats, and nonstarchy veggies are the building supplies your metabolism needs, all carbs turn into energy sugar in your body, acting as fuel.

    Nancy Deville: Fourteen Weight Loss Do's

  • Stick with one serving per meal for accelerated fat loss, and if you want to skip your dinner serving, increase your intake of nonstarchy vegetables by at least two additional servings.

    Six Weeks to Sleeveless and Sexy

  • • Eat two or more servings of nonstarchy vegetables at each meal—the more, the better.

    Six Weeks to Sleeveless and Sexy

  • A great way to get maximum nutrients from your nonstarchy carbs is to eat from the rainbow.

    Six Weeks to Sleeveless and Sexy

  • While I am limiting your high-fiber, starchy carb intake, I want you to go full out on the nonstarchy veggies!

    Six Weeks to Sleeveless and Sexy

  • This means every meal will include a lean protein, one serving of a high-fiber carb, loads of nonstarchy veggies, and some healthful fat.

    Six Weeks to Sleeveless and Sexy

  • Just put together your clean, lean proteins, healthful fats, nonstarchy veggies, and a high-fiber, starchy carb.

    Six Weeks to Sleeveless and Sexy

  • It focuses on lean protein, healthful fats, nonstarchy veggies, and high-fiber, low-glycemic-index carbs.

    Six Weeks to Sleeveless and Sexy

  • The first thing is “add before you take away” by putting in more nonstarchy veggies, upping your fiber intake, and drinking water in between meals.

    Six Weeks to Sleeveless and Sexy

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