Almond Cake with Lemon Agave Syrup – Gluten-Free and Dairy-Free Cake!

I wanted to eat cake. Any cake. But during 4HB diet, we cannot eat cake because of sugar and flours (grains). I was looking for a cake recipe with minims damage that I would do to my body. And I found this recipe called Orange Almond Cake, which does not use any leveling agents, no […]

4HB Diet Week 3 / 4HB ダイエット 第3週目

This diet is getting easier but I had my birthday last week during 4HB Diet, which I decided not to have my birthday cake on my birthday and waited till the Binge Day (Saturday). Psychologically, not having a birthday cake on my birthday was harder than I thought. (I know this is pretty lame…) さて、4HBダイエット、大分簡単になってきました!が、しかし、先週のダイエット週間に、私の誕生日があり、周りの皆は、「誕生日ぐらい、ダイエットしなくても~」と言われましたが、変な意思を貫き、「誕生日ケーキは、ご褒美の日の土曜日まで食べない!」と宣言。 […]

4HB Diet Week 2 / 4HB ダイエット 第2週目

Week 2 of 4HB was not so good. Our weight stalled and our body size did not change much. We only lost 2 lb each. I wonder what we did wrong foodwise. The biggest food difference between week 1 and week 2 was “Creativity” in the menu. Like the Stuffed/Rolled Cabbage in Tomato sauce and […]

4HB Okonomiyaki Challenge / お好み焼きチャレンジ!

We have been on 4HB diet for a week and we saw significant results 🙂 (We gained a bit weight back after the binge day though.) I created a menu plan for week 2 and one of the dishes is going to be a challenge. 4HB requires to have beans with every meal but it […]