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The Portion Distortion Guide

A List of Serving Sizes

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9/7/2017 1:06:42 PM

MEDIC1706's SparkPage
Would love to see a printable list. I am horrible at the guessing game.
8/28/2017 7:08:12 PM

KATHRYNGC's SparkPage
Am terrible at guessing. Turned out what I thought was the baseball guide is a softball and soooooo different in size. No wonder I was off. Guess will keep a measure spoon and 1/2 cup one in my purse!
8/25/2017 12:50:42 PM

SKIMBRO's SparkPage
Portion control really helped me loose weight and eat better.
8/21/2017 12:20:50 PM

TWEETYKC00's SparkPage
It takes time, but worth learning about better portions.
8/5/2017 1:34:14 PM

DLWHATLEY70's SparkPage
Is there a printable list? This is great and I am guilty of portion distortion.
7/28/2017 9:07:31 AM

ALEPEQUIJADA's SparkPage
Thanks!
7/22/2017 1:43:11 PM

JUDY1676's SparkPage
Great reference!
7/13/2017 4:32:38 PM

FITWITITALREADY's SparkPage
This is one of the best categorized food portion control charts I've seen. Thank you!
7/13/2017 11:00:53 AM

JVANAM's SparkPage
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant. ~ Robert Louis Stevenson
7/12/2017 7:01:49 PM

TEESTER2's SparkPage
I find that I suffer from portion distprtion. Question: is a billiard ball the same size as an ice cream scoop? NO ONE SERVES JUICE IN CUPS SHAPED LIKE HOCKEY PUCKS. I guess I will have to compare a billiard ball to a scoop. I am trying to visualize a pat of butter compared to a throwing die ... only the deck of cards analogy works for me.
7/12/2017 12:49:36 PM

EAGLERIVERDEE's SparkPage
This was a huge issue for me. I was eating healthy foods, but in very unhealthy portions. I now have a much better idea of what a healthy portion looks like!
7/12/2017 10:59:46 AM

SHOAPIE's SparkPage
Good reference
7/12/2017 7:20:35 AM

NELLJONES's SparkPage
This is the most important thing I learned on my journey.
7/12/2017 6:27:20 AM

EMGERBER's SparkPage
Great portion review
ETHELMERZ
7/12/2017 1:51:08 AM

Let's be honest, most of us know this stuff, but we choose not to do it!!

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