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Good or bad idea?

Totally a sugar freak and always want something sweet. I thought maybe if when I want something sweet, if I have some chocolate milk it may curb the sweet tooth and still be semi-healthy (as opposed to a candy bar or cake, etc.)

Do you think this is a good or bad idea?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 7:06 PM on Jan. 16, 2011 in Food & Drink

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  • chocolate milk could be a good idea if you're using skim or low fat milk. and not goobles of chocolate syrup!
    john2007

    Answer by john2007 at 7:09 PM on Jan. 16, 2011

  • I prefer 2%....and just enough chocolate to give it some color and flavor
    Anonymous

    Comment by Anonymous (original poster) at 7:10 PM on Jan. 16, 2011

  • Nope... moderation is key... that is like me stating I had orange juice with the voka so it canceled out the bad..... hahahah
    MommaClark3

    Answer by MommaClark3 at 7:11 PM on Jan. 16, 2011

  • Chocolate milk is, for those who've never investigated the Big Business that's the dairy industry, what the dairies do with the milk that's going bad after it's stale-dated & can't be sold as fresh or liquid milk. The chocolate flavor, and salt, is added to remove what is known in the industry as 'barn' flavours. Mmmmm... It's made from 'milk solids' (you know, what milk does after it's sat on a counter for three days in July) and other by-products of an over-supplied marketplace.

    What people who are 'total sugar freaks' need to do is stop eating sweetened foods. You'll have noticed that 'sweet' foods are no longer adequate, yes? That even peak-season raspberries or perfect oranges are not sweet *enough* anymore, right? That's because your taste has been skewed by your eating habits, to the point where you can't recognize a sweet food without a bucket of sugar added.

    Stop eating sweetened foods. In 10 days you'll be fine.
    LindaClement

    Answer by LindaClement at 7:17 PM on Jan. 16, 2011

  • Good- throw in some ice and make it like a smoothy
    skittles1108

    Answer by skittles1108 at 7:19 PM on Jan. 16, 2011

  • No, I still like fruits. They're plenty sweet.

    I buy white milk and add the chocolate.
    Anonymous

    Comment by Anonymous (original poster) at 7:19 PM on Jan. 16, 2011

  • I have a glass of chocolate milk almost every night as a snack. Yum!
    Megansmama1224

    Answer by Megansmama1224 at 7:29 PM on Jan. 16, 2011

  • coco sounds good
    firelites

    Answer by firelites at 8:31 PM on Jan. 16, 2011

  • Have an apple or a bowl of frozen blueberries. Too much dairy can actually leach iron and other nutrients from the body; chances are you are not eating enough fruits and vegetables.
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 9:06 PM on Jan. 16, 2011

  • I chocolate milk. You can also make some jello.

    musicmom08

    Answer by musicmom08 at 9:47 PM on Jan. 16, 2011

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