Eating habits: The Marilyn Monroe diet

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What did Marilyn Monroe eat when she wanted to lose a few pounds ? Apparently, a very hearty diet.

Hollywood’s most revered actress kept her curves in good shape by following a high-protein and low fat diet. The kicker? The diet allowed her to enjoy a nightcap of eggnog. Let’s not forget this was back in the 1950s.

When Marilyn wasn’t trying to lose weight she had self-described bizarre eating habits like starting her day by drinking a glass of warm milk with two raw eggs beaten into it. But the starlet very much enjoyed cooking, she even took to jotting down difficult recipes like this stuffing recipe.

But back to Marilyn’s weight loss plan. What did it consist of? You’ll notice Marilyn drank quite a bit of milk and enjoyed simple vegetables like potatoes, carrots and peas.

Continue reading about the MM diet at: http://www.finedininglovers.com/blog/curious-bites/marilyn-monroe-diet/

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