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    Skim Milk

    For health reasons, and the albeit small price advantage, I've been trying to switch from 2% to skim. The problem is, I just can't hack drinking skim milk. This is the third time I've tried. Just wondering, if I force myself to stick with it will I eventually be able to make the switch?


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    Re: Skim Milk

    Milk is milk is milk.



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    Re: Skim Milk

    I did, but to be honest, I don't like milk much to begin with. Only have it with cereal.



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    Re: Skim Milk

    Quote Originally Posted by Acylum View Post
    For health reasons, and the albeit small price advantage, I've been trying to switch from 2% to skim. The problem is, I just can't hack drinking skim milk. This is the third time I've tried. Just wondering, if I force myself to stick with it will I eventually be able to make the switch?
    Have you tried it with cookies yet?


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    Re: Skim Milk

    Quote Originally Posted by Acylum View Post
    For health reasons, and the albeit small price advantage, I've been trying to switch from 2% to skim. The problem is, I just can't hack drinking skim milk. This is the third time I've tried. Just wondering, if I force myself to stick with it will I eventually be able to make the switch?
    I went from whole milk to 2% to 1% to skim quite a few years ago. I am so used to it now that I have to choke down 2% when skim isn't available. Stick with it.


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    Re: Skim Milk

    start off using it in cereal & things like that....

    you can't make the switch just by drinking a glass, but youll make it eventually




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    Re: Skim Milk

    I have no problem with skim. While the 2 percent and whole milks taste awesome, they wreak havoc on a digestive system like mine. I dont drink much dairy anymore anyway but when I need to soak my cereal, skim it is.



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    Re: Skim Milk

    I personally made the switch to Malk based on cost savings alone, that and my doctor said I needed more Vitamin R.



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    Re: Skim Milk

    Quote Originally Posted by Acylum View Post
    For health reasons, and the albeit small price advantage, I've been trying to switch from 2% to skim. The problem is, I just can't hack drinking skim milk. This is the third time I've tried. Just wondering, if I force myself to stick with it will I eventually be able to make the switch?
    Try going to 1% first, get used to it, and then switch to skim.

    You kind of just have to get used to it.

    I've drank skim for as long as I can remember and 2% seems disgusting to me.



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    Re:Skim Milk

    Pour water in your cereal for a week. Then skim wont be that bad.



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    Re: Skim Milk

    Yeah, I would suggest going from 2%, to 1%, and then skim.



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    Re: Skim Milk

    Quote Originally Posted by cyhiphopp View Post
    Try going to 1% first, get used to it, and then switch to skim.

    You kind of just have to get used to it.

    I've drank skim for as long as I can remember and 2% seems disgusting to me.
    Same here. I will just skip milk all together if skim isn't available. Once you get used to skim you can never go back to the heavier stuff.



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    Re: Skim Milk

    Skim works for me, but I've been used to it for years and years.


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    Re: Skim Milk

    I went from 2% to whole and haven't looked back. Other than lowering total calories, there is a lot of conflicting research as to which is more beneficial from a health perspective.



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    Re: Skim Milk

    I made the switch several years ago. As I recall, it takes approximately 90 days; similar to switching from Coke to Diet Coke. Now 2% milk tastes really bad to me. Once you acquire the taste you will not want to go back. Go Skim Milk and Go Cyclones!



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