Low Carb Strawberry Kale Salad with Goat Cheese and Pickled Red Onions
Frequently Asked Questions
What is 'lazy keto' and is it effective?
Lazy keto focuses on monitoring only carb intake while neglecting other macros. While it can work for some, tracking all macros is recommended for better results.
What's the difference between total carbs and net carbs?
Total carbs include all types of carbohydrates, while net carbs subtract fiber and certain sugar alcohols. Net carbs are often used in keto diets to gauge carb intake.
How can I manage social situations and dining out on keto?
Inform your hosts or servers about your dietary preferences. Focus on protein and non-starchy veggies when dining out, and make smart choices based on the menu.
What is MCT oil and how is it used in a keto diet?
MCT oil is a type of fat that is easily converted into ketones. It's commonly used in keto coffee or added to meals for an extra source of quick energy.
Is intermittent fasting recommended with a keto diet?
Many people combine intermittent fasting with the keto diet for enhanced results. Fasting periods can help deplete glycogen stores and speed up the process of entering ketosis.