Without a shopping list, a casual trip to the grocery store can be a recipe for disaster. Sometimes, even with a list in hand, we still find ourselves in a state of confusion as we meander through the store.
Organizing your shopping list can smo... Read more
Quick, what’s the difference between a dream and a goal?
Any goal-setting guru will tell you that goals are dreams that you write down and track. Why? By writing down your goals, you're creating a "to do" list for your life,... Read more
Whether you want to lose weight or simply eat healthier, enjoying a couple of snacks each day is a smart habit for many people. Eating a planned snack between meals can help curb your hunger (and therefore prevent overeating at mealtime) and also inc... Read more
Pop quiz: Can you name the most important muscle in your body? Nope, it's not your abs, hamstrings or triceps. It's your heart!
The human heart is an amazing muscle, capable of pumping about five quarts of blood throughout the body every... Read more
There are a myriad of factors that affect heart health. From regular exercise to smoking cessation to eating a nutritious diet, there are a number of things you can do to strengthen your heart. But did you know that the mind-body connection can also... Read more
I'm actually wondering if processed foods (Macoroni, top ramen, etc) delay weightloss even if your eating within your calorie goals. I try to eat healthy but I'm in college and can't afford much.... Read more
Been doing light workout with my daily chores while chasing a 3 year old & 9 month old for 15 days now, but my weight keeps going up & down. Tried the 3 day military diet recently with some results now trying to track my calories. Any more advice?... Read more
Daily food journals are key to staying on track with healthy eating and keeping within calorie targets. Online tools are easy to click click click, but pen and paper keep you more mindful and accountable. Find and print a template you like, and write... Read more
Use your Nutrition Tracker to track your Daily Multivitamin & other supplements. Click on the Add A Food; click Enter a Food Not Listed; fill-in & Save; click SAVE TO MY FAVORITES. Back on the Daily Nutrition Tracker Page click on MORE NUTRIENTS (f... Read more
When you think of weight lifting, especially at a gym, images of muscular men and thin, young women might come to mind. It's easy to be intimidated, or think that after a certain age the only exercise you really need is a daily walk. But that's not... Read more
Hello, SparkPeople Members!First, thanks a bunch for all of the great comments about my chickens last week! I thought this would be a fun way to share part of the healthy lifestyle we're trying to lead, thanks to my wife who initiated this projec... Read more
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