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My 6 Goto Low GI, Low Calorie Foods When Dieting

My weight has fluctuated betwen 183 pounds and 208 pounds during the past 20 years. I’m 6ft 1 inch tall and my main exercise is mountain biking and/or gym which includes cardio and swimming. If my weight gets up towards … Continue reading

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Skipthepie has been updated!! (September 2017)

Hi all, This is Mark Maunder, the founder of Skipthepie. I have been very busy with my business (I’m ceo of a cybersecurity company) since 2012 and have really neglected skipthepie. That has finally been fixed. The site has been … Continue reading

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All vinegars are not low GI

I’m currently doing a Ketogenic diet which I’ve blogged about on my personal blog if you’re interested. It means I need to seriously control my carb intake and eat mostly fat and protein. I made the leafy green salad that … Continue reading

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Nutrient Timing and how to make and use legal steroids

I asked a question recently on Quora, my favorite question/answer site where the worlds smartest people hang out: What’s the all time best book on Sports Nutrition? The answer that was voted #1 was Nutrient Timing by Ivy and Portman. … Continue reading

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We have improved our search algorithm

Yesterday evening we launched an improved search algorithm for our nutrition search engine. You’ll notice that the relevancy for each nutrition search is vastly improved. For example, if you now¬†do a nutrition search for beans, you’ll see ingredients listed first … Continue reading

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80% Of our foods and ingredients now have photos

Our official image adder (otherwise known as Harold) has been toiling tirelessly and has now added images to 80% of the ingredients in our nutrition database. You’ll notice when you do a search on SkipThePie that roughly four out of … Continue reading

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Welcome to SkipThePie’s Official Blog

Well it’s about time we created a place where we can post the updates and new features we’re constantly adding to SkipThePie, so here it is. Expect updates here whenever we release a new feature or a fix, or whenever … Continue reading

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