Have you discovered the Paleo Diet Plan yet? It’s easy to follow and the food is fresh and delicious and we know you’ll love it …
How much do you know about the Paleo Diet Plan? We have just made the change and we’re loving it so much that we thought we would share our findings and experience with you.
The Paleo Diet is also known as The Caveman Diet. It is from the Paleolithic Age and is based on the Hunter Gatherer style of eating. Fresh fruit and veg, shell fish, meat and good oils are its mantra.
Paleo Diet via Recipe This
We thought we would start with this Infographic from Recipe This. It gives an excellent overview of the Paleo Diet Plan. The Paleo Diet hails from the Paleolithic Age. It’s about eating the foods that our ancestors ate. These foods are said to combat today’s diseases and have an enormous amount of health benefits.
It’s not about losing weight, it’s a lifestyle change. It’s not about counting calories, rather eating from certain groups of foods and avoiding others. Essentially, if it grows on trees, or in the ground, you’ll find it in the Paleo Diet Plan. The food is easy to prepare and also very inexpensive. When you go Paleo, you will save money.
Paleo Diet Food List via Paleo Magazine
The Paleo Diet Plan is ideal for those who wish to avoid Gluten too. It can reduce cholesterol, high blood pressure and many diseases. You won’t have the mid afternoon carb crashes either. We have also noticed that it really removes the body bloat and water retention too. Your body shape will change and you will shed fat.
Healthy Fats via Nutrition Advance
Foods To Eat On Paleo Diet Plan
Pretty much all vegetables are on the Paleo Diet. Corn, wheat and rice are not vegetables and should not be eaten. The Paleo Diet is big on Protein which is ideal for your weight loss efforts.
Fatty Meats are also permissible. Bacon features prominently on the Paleo Diet as do Organ Meats which are highly nutritious. Eggs, most spices, and herbs plus tea and coffee are also allowed.
Paleo Coffee Ideas via Sunny Fit Life
Speaking of coffee, we found using Coconut or Almond Milk in our Coffee Pod Machine works a treat. The result is a strong, rich flavor, much like a short black. It has a nutty flavor.
Paleo Cheat Sheet via Oz Weight Loss
Foods To Avoid On Paleo Diet
Sugar, starchy foods, grains and cereals, soy and tofu, vegetable oils are just some of the things to exclude from your diet. Dairy, Legumes, Alcohol particularly beer, wine and spirits and processed foods round the list out. You can get creative with your swaps too. We made a Shepherds Pie that had cauliflower mash in place of potato. It was incredibly creamy and flavorsome.
Paleo Diet Plan via Caveman Diet Blog
Now that you have a brief overview of all the benefits that you can expect to enjoy on the Paleo Diet Plan, it is our suggestion that you look at grabbing yourself a couple of inexpensive cook books that include lots of specific Paleo Recipes. You will find, like us that your shopping bill reduces substantially and that you have a lot less wastage in your home. Your energy levels will go through the roof and you won’t believe how easy the Paleo way of life is to follow. There’s a great selection of Paleo Cookbooks Here