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Solid Vegetable Fat Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Solid Vegetable Fat.

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The Hunt for Hidden Sugar

Ready for a little experiment? Grab that jar of sugar, a measuring spoon, a plate and a can of regular soda. Then, dump one teaspoon of sugar onto the plate. Repeat this nine more times. Do you know what you have, besides a mess? The amount of sugar...  Read more

The Mix 'N Match Workout

People love routine. There’s comfort in doing the same things and knowing exactly what to expect—no surprises, no fear, no thinking required. And sometimes, routine can be a very good thing.   But when it co...  Read more

Translating Those Trans Fats

What do bread, crackers, cereal, macaroni & cheese, frozen pizza, donuts, and cookies have in common? Besides being at the top of the list of many people’s favorite foods, they are all possible sources of trans fats. Trans fats are oils tha...  Read more

Supplement Questions Answered

Q: Will carnitine help me lose weight? A: In theory, carnitine, a derivative of the amino acid lysine, could be a good weight loss supplement because it helps move components of fat into the area in cells where they are burned. There is, howev...  Read more

Be Choosy about Chocolate

A dessert. An antidepressant. A favorite indulgence. Since its discovery thousands of years ago, chocolate has become many things to many people. The Mayan people crushed the seeds of the chocolate (cacao) tree and mixed them with spices to make a fr...  Read more

baby fat
Updated 4/1/2015 12:32:32 AM

It seems impossible to lose this baby fat from having my second baby. Doctors say it's harder to lose weight from your second child but I see some girls with 4 5 6 kids and their body is on point. I know it is possible but finding the motivation is s...  Read more

increasing cals doesn't increase carb/protein/fat
Updated 3/31/2015 6:58:02 PM

So...my recommended calorie intake is around 2200. When I track cardio, my calorie intake range increases but the carb protein and fat ranges stay the same. Can someone explain why the carb protein and fat ranges don't change if the calorie range ch...  Read more

Somebody last night asked me why I was so fat. I f
Updated 3/29/2015 8:14:14 PM

Somebody last night asked me why I was so fat. I feel discouraged. :(...  Read more

I'm 5ft 135lbs and trying to lose my belly fat. Ho
Updated 3/27/2015 12:12:52 AM

I'm 5ft 135lbs and trying to lose my belly fat. How many calories should I consume for my height? What excerises are u doing to slim down your belly?...  Read more

Trying to loose belly fat. What are some easy acti
Updated 3/25/2015 7:31:55 PM

Trying to loose belly fat. What are some easy activities that I can add into my hectic day as it is to help shead that pesky tummy fat?...  Read more

Lightening up chili-- save fat, calories, and $

Substitute half the ground meat in chili with reconstituted tvp-texturized vegetable protein. No one will know the difference, you save fat, calories and $...  Read more

Our Bodies Turn Sugar Into Fat

There is nothing that is useful for our body with foods that have hydrogenated or trans fat. These fats stick to arteries and cause heart disease and acts like a slow poison to our bodies. Our bodies turn sugar into fat also! Shortening, Partially...  Read more

South Beach Diet (Lifestyle!)

For anyone who follows or wants to learn the SB way of eating. Lets be healthy together. SB is recommended by many doctors and dieticians; its good for blood sugar and reducing dietary fat....  Read more

SoFAS Do Not Belong in the Kitchen

In the recently updated 2010 Dietary Guidelines, the term SoFAS is defined as solid fats and added sugars. Solid fats are those that remain in solid form at room temperature. They tend to be high in unhealthy saturated fats that can increase total...  Read more

What Does 300 Calories Look Like?

Quality and quantity often face off in the battle of the bulge.Do you choose the smaller, more calorie-dense meal or the larger, less calorie-dense meal?Do you splurge on a cupcake or stick with your snack of yogurt, granola and berries?What if we to...  Read more