They’re not glamorous, breath-taking or even mildly exciting. Instead, brown bag lunches are convenient, economical and all too often boring. But are your packed lunches becoming too mundane, unappealing and dull? If you have the brown bag blue... Read more
A few years back I typed up a list of New Year’s resolutions on a small piece of cardstock, laminated it, and put it in my wallet. On that list was the resolution to eat a salad every day, simply because eating salad always made me feel like I... Read more
When a virus enters your body, one of three things can happen:
The virus can die, OR
Your immune system can activate and kill the virus, OR
The virus can survive, multiply, and produce a cold or the flu.
How do you kee... Read more
Fiber is one of the easiest nutrients to incorporate into your diet, and one of the most important. However, many Americans don’t get the much needed 25 to 35 grams recommended daily for a healthy diet. Insufficient fiber intake can increase yo... Read more
When you’re on a tight budget, the thought of preparing tasty, healthy meals on a regular basis can seem daunting. Not only is it easy to get sucked in by grocery merchandising tricks, but it’s also normal for most of us to fall into... Read more
Boil in lightly salted water 20-25 minutes, just until you can tear off a leaf. Dip in melted butter and enjoy! You just scrape off the soft parts with your teeth, you're not supposed to eat the whole thing. Then clear and eat the heart. Yum!... Read more
Exactly, first walk, then try to do faster walk, you will find yourself you wanna start jogging and try running too, I wasn't able to run 5 mins as soon as I started so was trying first 1 min than more n more..... Read more
Completed one week of only drinking water or flavored water. Drinking what I want this week, then the next week I start water only, the week after that whatever I want and so on. I have to be realistic with my habits. My husband is doing this also!... Read more
What happened to the water tracker on our start page? It was so convenient to update during the day. BAM right there!
You keep reminding us that our water consumption is one of the 3 most important trackers of the day for consistent weight los... Read more
Knowing how important water is to weight loss, I have tried a few methods to insure I get at least my 64 oz a day. And actually those of us who live in hotter climates (it gets to 120* here in the summer) should be drinking even more. At work I eith... Read more
We all know fast food isn't good for us, but sometimes it seems like there's no other option. Follow these rules, and you can drive through with a clear conscience! 11 Ways to Beef Up (the Nutrition in) Your Fast Food MealLook up nutrition info onlin... Read more
Do you remember the scene in The Wizard of Oz where Dorothy is walking through the forest and the mean, angry trees start throwing apples at her? Sometimes I feel like I’m in that scene when I drive near my house.One time when I came out... Read more
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