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#1 Chaos in stereo

Posted 18 December 2012 - 08:18 PM

I have done a search and I cannot find the yoghurt thread (if there ever was one). I know there is a *thing* on EB about yoghurt (and sultanas and I can't remember the rest).

Without stirring up a hornet's nest, can someone please enlighten me: what is wrong with yoghurt? Are we talking Yogo here or the all-natural stuff or... Please, before they come and take my children away!

#2 Ice Queen

Posted 18 December 2012 - 08:23 PM

I am fascinated by this one too as I also missed it.  I thought I was this amazing mother for having yogurt and fruit for dessert rather than icecream. *Sigh*

Sultanas, yogurt and white bread.  All evil.  wink.gif

#3 JJ

Posted 18 December 2012 - 08:23 PM

There you go: http://www.essentialbaby.com.au/forums/ind...howtopic=879192


QUOTE (Ehill @ 18/12/2012, 07:23 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I am fascinated by this one too as I also missed it.  I thought I was this amazing mother for having yogurt and fruit for dessert rather than icecream. *Sigh*

Fruit?! ohmy.gif You know that's full of sugar and will make your children fat, don't you? tongue.gif It's almost as bad as dried fruit. Actually, dried fruit is so bad I'm not sure why EB hasn't auto-censored it yet.

Edited by JJ, 18 December 2012 - 08:27 PM.

#4 Chaos in stereo

Posted 18 December 2012 - 08:34 PM

Oh wow, I"m sorry I asked.  wink.gif

Read the first 4 pages and then stabbed forks in eyes. Thanks

#5 Peppermint Crush

Posted 18 December 2012 - 08:35 PM

I was also wondering why it was evil, now I know  biggrin.gif

#6 ~~~

Posted 18 December 2012 - 08:42 PM


And what is wrong with Weetbix again??? I recall random comments here and there that are very anti-Weetbix.... can't figure out why though.....

#7 AnnBB

Posted 18 December 2012 - 09:10 PM

QUOTE (~~~ @ 18/12/2012, 09:42 PM)

And what is wrong with Weetbix again??? I recall random comments here and there that are very anti-Weetbix.... can't figure out why though.....

Weet bix thread is here:


#8 ~~~

Posted 18 December 2012 - 09:17 PM

Thanks AnnBB, now that you've put it there, I do remember something about it.... The fact that I eat 6 in one sitting (most days) I still think is better than loading up on a sugary crapola cereal every day

#9 pinkcupcakes

Posted 18 December 2012 - 09:32 PM

gahhhh! isnt it painful?! dontcha know that unless your kids are feasting on everything but air, they will all get cancer or diabetes and die? ( actually if you live where i live, the air is probably more likey to kill you than yoghurt or weet bix.)

speaking of yoghurt, do the flavoured easiyo ones have too much sugar? alternatively we do the greek yoghurt thing with honey too ( and[no sugar]- baked apple n cinnamon mmm) also not wanting to spark controversy.
btw, what is with easiyo spelling yoghurt incorrectly? they spell it as yogurt. is it an american thing, like colour/color? gives me a slight case of the irrits whenever i see it. actually so does the word "irrits". carry on! biggrin.gif

#10 KirstenMc

Posted 11 March 2013 - 12:26 PM

QUOTE (pinkcupcakes @ 18/12/2012, 10:32 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
speaking of yoghurt, do the flavoured easiyo ones have too much sugar?

I think they're pretty similar to shop bought yoghurt - at least, my DH & son eat them happily, which means they must be pretty sweet wink.gif But, you can use half an easiyo sachet in UHT milk instead of water, or in water & just add 3/4 cup powdered milk, and it turns out just as well, but not so sweet (and you save $$$). I am gradually weaning my son down to this level of sweet - my girls will eat it plain and unsweetened, but not him!

QUOTE (pinkcupcakes @ 18/12/2012, 10:32 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
btw, what is with easiyo spelling yoghurt incorrectly? they spell it as yogurt. is it an american thing, like colour/color? gives me a slight case of the irrits whenever i see it. actually so does the word "irrits". carry on! biggrin.gif

Yeah, it's the American spelling.

#11 KirstenMc

Posted 11 March 2013 - 12:39 PM

PS Here's my blog post on how I make yoghurt from scratch in an easiyo, just using a couple of tbsp of a sachet for my starter, or the end of the last batch of yoghurt.  style_emoticons/default/biggrin.gif

Edited by JustBeige, 23 December 2014 - 05:25 AM.
removed blog link

#12 Lady Lovely Locks

Posted 11 March 2013 - 12:41 PM

roll2.gif  roll2.gif I soooooooo wanted to ask the same thing. lol.

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