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The poor potato. It really has gotten a bad rap.
A plentiful crop that's easy and inexpensive to produce, the potato has been a dietary staple across the globe for centuries. (Ireland, a country whose diet once relied almost entirely o... Read more
In the United States, these dishes come in huge portions. If you’re not careful, you can easily consume a full day’s worth of calories in a single meal. Dishes are often fried with lard and topped with cheese. Most... Read more
Are you and your family craving that spicy, south-of-the-border cuisine? Well, skip the local burrito joint. Those "burritos as big as your head" can contain more than 1,000 calories—even more depending on how many fixings you add... Read more
These days, an increasing number of health-conscious consumers are choosing to eat fish for its heart-healthy benefits. The American Heart Association recommends that adults eat fish twice a week to meet their needs for omega-3 fatty acids, but how d... Read more
I been trying to find the calories for 2 Mexican shrimp tostadas I had yesterday. It only had 2 Oz of shrimp each,chopped tomatoes, chopped white onions, cilantro and lime juice with 2 tortilla shell. Need help.... Read more
What's your favorite thing to get at a Mexican restaurant while staying on plan??
Have my book club meeting tonight and no idea what to order. Without a plan I know I won't make good choices.... Read more
Mexican fast food place...I do enjoy their grilled veggie burrito, but it's been ages since I went, and that's ok with me for now. I agree with Tina, Qdoba is a bit too much of a temptation for me right now. :-)... Read more
Some friends from work invited me out for Mexican food tonight and I'm struggling to plan ahead to make a healthier choice (I know I won't be eating a healthy meal, but I'd at least like to stay within my calorie range).
I've been th... Read more
Wild rice really isn't rice at all, but rather a long grain marsh grass seed. Wild Rice has often been called "The Caviar Of All Grains". A complex carbohydrate, & belongs to low glycemic index foods. Rice is high in fiber and protein, safe to eat i... Read more
I saw CocoMama Quinoa ready to eat cereal at Whole Foods and was excited to give it a try. I'm not a huge fan of Quinoa but the flavors, Cinnamon Banana and Wild Blueberry sounded sooo good. Tried it...not so much. The cereal is overly sweet and t... Read more
Looking for a fun and flavorful Mexican-style recipe to make for your Cinco de Mayo celebration (or anytime)? We've rounded up a variety of healthy and flavorful Mexican recipes for you to enjoy without the guilt.
Chef Meg's Creamy Green Enchi... Read more
Mexican dishes often combine both healthy and not-so-healthy ingredients. Although they include a lot of fresh produce (lettuce, tomatoes, and corn) and complex carbohydrates like beans and rice, the meals are also sometimes cooked in lard and... Read more
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