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If you are currently on a diet, did you have to give up coffee?

(I love coffee, don't know how I could do with out it - mostly, Starbuck's and Cappucinos).

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merryheart

Asked by merryheart at 8:47 PM on Oct. 7, 2010 in Diet & Fitness

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  • When I was dieting, I didn't give up coffee I just switched to fat free half and half to cut down on calories. Coffee its self has almost no calories in it.... but I can't drink it black!
    Namaste17

    Answer by Namaste17 at 8:50 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • No. But I guess if it wouk=ld be Starbucks with all the added sweetners and crap then it would add too many calories. I always drink black coffee. ALL the "special" coffees are too fattening.
    gertie41

    Answer by gertie41 at 9:01 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • I made a lifestyle change and changed my coffee a bit.. I used to drink coffee with creamer and sugar..now it is only splenda. When I go to Starbucks I get a skinny upside down caramel macchiatto- 90 calories for a tall. ( made with sugar free syrup and fat free milk)
    mcginnisc

    Answer by mcginnisc at 9:36 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • nope- but I can't have the frozen yummy coffee drinks from anywhere anymore...*cry

    I can still have my coffee at home though :)
    charlotsomtimes

    Answer by charlotsomtimes at 9:42 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • no not an option
    hairstylist2011

    Answer by hairstylist2011 at 12:09 PM on Oct. 8, 2010

  • I drink coffee with non dairy creamer or FF almond milk- no added sweeteners. Starbucks is a very rare treat. I can make a week's worth of coffee for the price of 1 big SB drink.
    Sisteract

    Answer by Sisteract at 8:03 PM on Oct. 8, 2010

  • I can not and will not give up coffee, LOL.
    WomanWitty

    Answer by WomanWitty at 11:48 AM on Oct. 12, 2010

  • nope i use only sugar free creamer .. its not that many calories
    Karen_1267

    Answer by Karen_1267 at 12:34 PM on Oct. 14, 2010

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