View Single Post
Old 09-15-2013, 02:12 PM   #8
vintagecat
Senior Member
 
vintagecat's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2013
Location: Anchorage AK in the summer, Lawrence KS and travel in the winter
Posts: 223

S/C/G: High 285+ 256/ticker/160ish

Height: 5'6"

Default

We've switched to Stevia and Sucralose but we are tapering down on Splenda (sucralose) in Hansens and low carb-Monster. All things in moderation and in due time, not dismantling Rome overnight.

Aspartame gives me a wicked headache in quantity as it does for my husband as well. However Crystal Lite does their aspartame, it makes it undrinkable for both of us, even a small cup. I remember years ago buying a canister of Crystal Lite and having to take it to work to be consumed there by others with more tolerance.

For whatever reason we drink lots of iced tea (unsweetened for me) in the lower 48 but not so much up here. That is the best alternative for me for a refreshing and healthy drink.
__________________


A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.

Lao-Tzu

Last edited by vintagecat : 09-15-2013 at 02:12 PM.
vintagecat is offline   Reply With Quote