You know that breakfast is important, but when you're in a pinch in the morning, sometimes fast food is the quickest option. It's no secret that fast food isn't the healthiest or most nutritious option, but when it's the only option,... Read more
When you are on the go, you need to get things done and get them done now. Unfortunately, for some people, this means everything is done “on the go.” However, just because you live your life in the fast lane doesn’t mean that yo... Read more
Does your favorite restaurant serve piles of tempting foods on platters rather than plates? Are the biggie-sized meals at fast food restaurants trapping you into overeating? How do you deal with a bountiful breadbasket? Eating out is fun and relaxing... Read more
Your fridge is stocked with fresh produce, lean meats and low fat dairy products, there’s a whole grain baguette in the bread box, and your pantry has been purged of tempting junk foods. Eating healthy at home is a breeze.
But when you&rsq... Read more
We eat in our cars, at our desks, on the go, in front of the TV. We eat drive-thru, take-out, delivered, packaged and prepared meals. Why? Because it fits our not-enough-time-in-the-day lifestyles. Our food matches our lives.
Well, I'm certa... Read more
I'm a cereal junkie and for breakfast its a quick fix for me. I've currently been eating Honey Nut Cheerios, which I know could be better for me. Whats everyone elses go to cereal pick? I'm needing some more healthy options. Thanks!... Read more
food entry used. So I would suggest checking your labels against what you have tracked and start from there. I'm sure if you added those types of numbers up that are listed on a nutrition label, you will find that they are off by at least a few cals.... Read more
Have you checked the nutrition labels on your foods to see if they match up to what is listed for what you tracked? Sometimes they don't always match up when you add those figures together in general, but also, sometimes there may be an error in the... Read more
Does anyone else struggle with eating healthy at work? More often than not I'm traveling and have to rely on quick food (take out) because packing a healthy lunch isn't always an option. Suggestions?... Read more
There will be times when you will have to catch a bite while out of the house. It is inevitable. Knowing this, research fast food restaurants and know the healthy choices (not always a salad.) Most fast food joints provide nutritional info online or... Read more
Last week, California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger signed a bill into law that requires all restaurant chains with more than 20 units in the state to post nutritional information. The law, which will affect more than 17,000 restaurants, begins next yea... Read more
I rarely venture out of the office during the day. After yesterday, I am thankful for that! Midmorning, I ventured out to the big suburban shopping area north of our office to pick up the remaining prizes for the dailySpark Holiday Giveaway. (What a... Read more
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