I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! We are a society of ice cream lovers, with the average American licking her way through almost 5 gallons of the creamy confection each year, according to the Canadian Dairy Info Centre. (Only New Zea... Read more
It may sound strange for us to provide tips to boost calories when many members are trying to cut back. But some people have difficulty meeting even the minimum calories in their recommended ranges, whether because of lack of hunger, loss of appetite... Read more
New Year’s Resolutions…always made and often broken.
Is your motivation waning? Are you already feeling deprived because your favorite recipes are off limits? Making meals count is important. Meals should be satisfying, good tasting... Read more
Choosing healthy foods is an important part of eating right, but cooking them in a healthful way is another huge part. For example, zucchini can take on two completely different forms when it's quickly sautéed in olive oil versus battered... 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
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Instant steel cut oats cranberry/blueberry, carrots and light sour cream dip, peanut butter and bananas, plums, gala apples, pretzel thins, special k bars...so excited for work lunches this week #snack #food #plan... Read more
How you make your gravy can make a difference in the harmful fats that will cause a high calorie gravy.Using a fat separator, remove the oils and fat drippings from your turkey juice. By adding wine, herbs and some salt and pepper you can make a nice... Read more
I cut the top part off an eggcarton to be used in my utensil drawers as liners and separators. Many utensils fit right in these and they keep the bottom of my drawer clean. I can change them as often as I finish a dozeen eggs.... Read more
With the recent Consumer Reports findings of metal in protein drinks, you may see new options being promoted at your local health food store. One new up and coming drink catching some buzz is wheatgrass juice.
Agropyron plants are closely related... Read more
Editor's Note (Nicole Nichols): When I learned my friend Susie was going to run a 50-mile ultramarathon, I was in shock and awe. Reading the recap of her race on her blog, which we're now sharing with you here, brought tears to my eyes. Her v... Read more
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