Looking for new, inventive ways to improve your eating habits? Warm weather can help you create better nutritional habits. From longer days to seasonal produce, the next few months are a great time to make your diet reach new heights.
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These days, busy work schedules, kid’s sports practice, meetings and household chores seem to leave little time for preparing a meal at home. It’s no surprise that the restaurant industry’s share of the “food dollar” is... Read more
When you're adopting a healthy lifestyle, eating the right amount of food is just as important as eating the right kind of food. If you have trouble controlling your portions or eating healthy when you're away from home, our Smart Portion pro... Read more
Convenience foods and snacking go hand in hand. Unfortunately, many of these convenient snacks also go straight to our waistlines. When "snack packs" appeared on the market just a few years ago, dieters rejoiced! Now, they could easily coun... Read more
Why do we eat? We all know why we should be eating: to supply our bodies with plenty of energy to get through the day; to get nutrients like vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, and phytochemicals which help us to stay healthy and free of disease; and t... Read more
So is it true that people can be the same height, and possess a different body type, and still look good or fitter at different weights? Has anyone ever thought you weighed a lot less or were a lot slimmer, because your solid or how your built?... Read more
I went from a size 24 to 18 and I am so happy. I still have a long ways to go, but for me this is a HUGE accomplishment. I didn't think I would ever loose any weight and I am actually doing it. I am or should I say was the girl who would always com... Read more
Yeah, I did it. I not only reached and surpassed my goal weight, I am down to a size 4 in jeans. I know it is not the number on the scale or the number on the pants that defines who I am, but I have to admit I am very happy to reach this goal.... Read more
I'm asking this question because I'm losing weight while shopping for skis, but this could apply to many things bought on the "weigh" down...
The skis I am considering are sized by weight. The crossover point in between two sizes is 120 lbs. I a... Read more
We all know that at restaurants we usually split our meal and take half home to control portion size and calories. Let's look at the size of our filled plates after we fix our own meals at home. Should we put half up for later? Sometimes we just forg... Read more
Most of us have been told to try eating on a smaller plate to control portion size.I like to eat my Skinn Cow ice cream cup, or ww, or yogurt, etc. with a "baby spoon". That way I really can savor every bite and not just gulp it down with a teaspoo... Read more
We all enjoy eating away from home from time to time and try to make smart choices when we do. Sometimes we sabotage all our best efforts and give in to a moment of weakness. The more you know about Diet Friendly Dining when you are eating Food on th... Read more
Last weekend, my husband and I enjoyed a wonderful evening with many of his co-workers and their guests at their company holiday party. As drinks were enjoyed and the conversation flowed, friendly people roamed around serving appetizers. The most int... Read more
This concept is actually one that I ran into a couple years ago and have been aware of. It's almost terrifying to consider how many servings of food are in a "single serving" looking container! I have gotten so I buy tons of zipper baggies and pre-po... Read more
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