Pure Plates Blog — Keto Diet

How Lee Lost 83 lbs. in 4 Months with Pure Plates

by BGS on

When I started Pure Plates in early May I weighed 300 pounds. My goal was to lose 75 pounds by Halloween  and 100 by Christmas. Today, 9/6 I weigh 217 pounds. 

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How a Ketogenic Meal Plan Can Control Your Diabetes

by Hannah Ash on

If you’re ready to tap into the power of nutritional change to help manage Diabetes Type 2, you may have heard of the popular Ketogenic diet by now. Though Ketogenic meal plans have been around for almost 100 years, they’ve only recently come into the national spotlight. Historically, specialized diets... Read more

Healthy Meals Near Me: Where to get clean food fast

by Hannah Ash on

Whether you are traveling, at work, or simply hungry at home and you are wondering: ”where can i find healthy meals near me?”...luckily, if you’re in the St. Louis area, you have options for fast and 100% clean food. Following a specific diet and need to ensure the nutritional profile... Read more

Keto Meal Plan Delivery Service In St. Louis

by Hannah Ash on

Going as far back as the start of recorded history, there have been diet trends that come and go. In 1820, the poet Lord Byron, who struggled with his weight, made the water and vinegar diet famous. Elvis was rumored to have tried something called the sedation diet -- and... Read more

What is the Keto Diet (and Why You Should Care)?

by Hannah Ash on

Heard of ‘Keto’ or the ‘Ketogenic’ diet everyone is talking about lately? The ketogenic diet has a long history of treating a variety of health issues -- as well as helping folks control their weights. In recent years, it’s gained a lot of press. Why?

In a nutshell, the Keto Diet consists of eating a great deal of fat (yes, fat….), a small amount of carbs, and a medium amount of protein. Read more