We all remember Slim-Fast when it became popular in 1987. They started with the powder that you mix with skim milk, then they added the ready to drink cans. Now they have the new on-the-go shake plastic bottles. I bought an 8-pack today and had one for lunch and I can tell you that they taste amazing.
I have done the Slim-Fast plan many times and I lose weight every time. I think the most that I have lost was 40lbs while on the Slim-Fast plan and I think that it’s time that I started losing weight again. I plan on doing the new Slim-Fast 3-2-1 plan. I will eat 3 snacks a day which is either veggies or the Slim-Fast snack bars, replace 2 meals with the Slim-Fast on-the-go shakes or meal bars and eating 1 sensible 500-calorie dinner with half of the plate being veggies, a quarter being protein and a quarter being grains. It also helps to drink a full glass of water before eating dinner.
I love the snacks bars because they look and taste like candy bars. The snack bars are good because they are a delicious calorie controlled snack that will curb your sweet cravings until dinner time. My favorite snack bar is the chocolate nougat gone nuts. The meal bars and shakes give you the perfect amount of calories with tons of vitamins and minerals that your body needs.
The new on-the-go shake bottles are perfect for people who don’t have time to mix their shakes. They are easy to slip into your purse, backpack or gym bag and you can drink them any time you need to. The shakes give you 4 hours of hunger control, which is what I need because my stomach is always hungry.
You can buy Slim-Fast on-the-go shakes, powder cans, snacks and meals at Wal-Mart, Target, Safeway and Kroger in the pharmacy department and online at Amazon.com. Become a fan of the Slim-Fast Facebook fan page and enter in the Vow to Wow contest, enter the video contest and get some coupons for $1.50 off your next purchase.
I have heard people tell me that now is not the time to try to lose weight because of the holidays. This is the perfect time to lose weight. If you don’t start now then when? Don’t make excuses and don’t let anyone pressure you into waiting until you have tried Aunt Betty’s homemade fruit cake. Tell her no thank you, I am eating a Slim-Fast snack bar instead. There, I have saved you from having to eat fruit cake. You can thank me later.