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Easy Chicken Broth

photo credits: toriavey.com Stuck for ideas whilst you are in the “liquid phase” after your bariatric surgery? Here’s an easy recipe that you can portion freeze OR use as a base for quick dinners. Ingredients 4 continental parsley stalks Handful of fresh dill (you can make a bouquet garni out of the dill & parsley by tying them together with a piece of unwaxed kitchen string – optional) 3L (approx 12 cups) cold water 1.3kg whole chicken 2 dried bay leaves 6 celery sticks, coarsely chopped 6 large carrots, unpeeled and coarsely chopped 1 brown onion, peeled and quartered 1 leek, trimmed and roughly sliced Approx 10-15 whole black peppercorns 1/2 teaspoon of salt Method Step 1 -Please the chicken in a large pot or stockpot. Pour over water. Cover and bring to boil over a high heat. Use a fine spoon […]

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Green Minestrone

By day you can find me at the SCMWLC front desk helping patients and answering phones, but in between that I need to ensure that the facebook page is up to date. So, I usually spend my evenings looking to the world wide web for a bit of inspo and in search of bariatric recipes. Like most Sunshine Coast locals I too have dug my ugg boots and trackies out of the back of the cupboard in the past two days, so this recipe is perfectly timed for when the temperature actually goes below 25 degrees. I put this hearty and healthy Minestrone recipe to the test this evening and here is what I learned: 1. My prep time took 10 minutes 2. Cooking time was 45 minutes 3. My 3 year old will eat this recipe, a bonus […]

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Protein Icy Poles

           Protein Icy Poles Looking for a quick and delicious recipe that will keep you cool too? Here it is, and they are berry good. Ingredients: 2 cups of blueberries or raspberries (or mix) 2 cups of good quality, high protein natural or greek yogurt (we love Chobani for it’s higher protein content) 2 tablespoons of lemon juice, fresh squeezed works best 2 scoops of Bodiez unflavoured protein powder or a Vanilla protein powder Stevia to taste if needed  Method: Place berries in a food processor until smooth. Stir in yoghurt, lemon juice and protein powder. Fill ice cream molds and place in freezer for approx. 30 minutes. Add your wooden sticks and freeze overnight. Enjoy!    

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Bodie’z Protein Water

The team at the SCMWLC are super excited to announce that we are now stocking Bodie’z Protein Water. This is a fantastic product for your post bariatric surgery. We are stocking flavoured bottles and unflavoured protein powder that you can add to anything! Try it on salads, smoothies, soups or just add to your water bottle. ‘BUILD’ is a fantastic tasting Clear Protein Water with 30 Grams of Clear Whey Protein Isolate. It is all natural, contains less than 1 Gram of Fat, Carbs and Sugar. Has zero preservatives and has no Artificial Colours, Flavours or Sweeteners. Thanks for sharing the love BODIE’z Clear Protein Water Mind blown.

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Weight Loss Seminar

A big thank you to everyone who attended our weight loss seminar last night! We had a great night and enjoyed meeting some new and familiar faces. For those who are ready to take the next step, we are back in the rooms first thing Monday morning to answer any questions you may have. Have a great weekend!

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