By now you know the importance of getting at least 5 servings of fruits and vegetables a day (if not, click here). Perhaps you are still not convinced? Use the excuse-buster list below when you find yourself reasoning your way out of reaching for the... Read more
Getting your recommended daily allowance of fruits (1/2 to 2 cups) and vegetables (2-1/2 to 3 cups) is no small feat—especially when you don't have a lot of extra time to prep and cook all that produce. That's one reason why smoothies h... Read more
Though food is supposed to be one of life's simple pleasures, few things cause more angst and confusion. It's no wonder why. We're constantly being told which foods we should eat to be healthy, which diets we should follow to be skinny, w... Read more
It’s Saturday night and the monthly dinner party is at your house. You want a meal that meets everyone's expectations for taste, while still being healthy. Here’s a sample party menu that definitely fits the bill, from salad to desser... Read more
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Yesterday I had 1 banana 4 breakfast but ate out at pollo tropical like place for lunch + had chicken thigh, rice and beans which I know wasn't great. Dinner I only had half can of spinach, 1 Oz feta, green beans. Rode bike 30 min. Gained 1 pound???... Read more
Apples, bananas are great for fruit, I eat a lot of string cheese & greek yogurt, herbal tea which helps me drink more water, and lunchmeat for sandwiches are staples. Almond milk works great as a sub for dairy milk if you get used to it.... Read more
I like green bananas, but they don't stay pre-ripe long enough for me to eat more than 1 or 2, so I was always throwing away banana bunches. One day I decided to refrigerate the green bananas to see what happened. Well after a day the skins got all... Read more
It is well understood that a diet rich in fruits and vegetables provides many health benefits such as lowering blood pressure and reducing risks of heart disease, cancer, and digestive problems. Not only do they provide many necessary vitamins and mi... Read more
Looking for some new smoothie recipes to help keep you cool during the summer? We've rounded up a variety of healthy and refreshing smoothie recipes for you to try.
Collard Green Pineapple Smoothie
Blueberry Yogurt Smoothie
Peanut Butter Cho... Read more
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