Have you ever noticed that your appetite tends to mimic the seasons? In winter, we crave hearty foods with potatoes, squash, garlic and onions and other cool-season produce. In summer, we're all about the veggies that have a refreshingly high wat... Read more
Cool evenings, hillsides bursting with color, re-discovering your favorite pair of worn jeans…it just doesn't get much better than fall. One of the best things about this time of year is that it's a perfect opportunity to get outsi... Read more
Every season of the year brings new obstacles to allergy sufferers. Whether you suffer from seasonal allergies (such as sensitivity to pollen in the spring or mold in the fall), or allergies that are a nuisance in every season (like pet dander and du... Read more
Known as the “stinking rose,” garlic has countless health and medicinal benefits. A member of the allium family, it's easy to grow and takes up little space in the garden.
7-10 (Find your hardiness zone.)
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Blueberries add something to the garden every season: tiny white-pink flowers in spring, beautiful blue fruits in the summer, and attractive foliage throughout the fall.
2-9 (Find your hardiness zone.)
When to Plant:
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Hey, I'm Carrie. I've been going to a Pure Barre studio pretty religiously since February when I started getting serious about losing weight and getting healthy. I am addicted to it and the results I've had. I know many people do at home Barre workou... Read more
Ok, I am quite new to this site, so if this has already been discussed I do apologize.
I love cardio. I absolutely love it. I used to take dance classes two hours every day when I was in high school, and it did wonders for me. Now that I've bee... Read more
I wasn't really sure which area I should post this in. I was wondering what could cause hair loss aside from weight loss, stress, and lack of protein? I'm now working on maintaining my weight, I consume enough protein, and I have been getting plenty... Read more
I have been procrastinating starting an exercise program, finding every excuse I could. Today, I joined a gym and promptly had my first workout session. The first one in several years! I am so proud (and so tired)!
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Only you know dissappointed you are with yourself after a binge. After the binge, look at yourself in the mirror and tell yourself you are a good person and you will start that second to get back on track. Have a dinner of steamed, fresh veggies to... Read more
We've gathered a list of some of the newest content on SparkPeople.com! Take a look at this month's top headlines.Get Back on Track This FallWith swimsuit season over and the holidays fast approaching, fall can be a tricky time for weight los... Read more
Are you struggling to stick to your fall workouts now that the weather is turning cold and the mornings and evenings are getting darker? You're not alone. My favorite way to get excited about working out is a simple one: I update my workout... Read more
I let September sort itself out on its own, and now I am ready for my next round of serious results!
I *want* to go back to doing two-a-days on weekdays with 15-20 minutes of cardio + 25 min circuit training before work and my typical zumba and... Read more
My Fall workout schedule is up and running; I have it written down in my notebook of ideas; and so all I have to do is choose which day I will do the run/walk sessions and which day I will be walk only since I want to mix up the routine. I am going b... Read more
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