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Sweet Potato Vs Yam Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Sweet Potato Vs Yam.

Why Potatoes Are Good for You

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

Over 100 Super Foods for a Super You

Faster than a speeding bullet… More powerful than a locomotive… Nutrient-packed with health enhancing properties… Here come the SUPER FOODS! These foods benefit your body in so many ways. They power your brain, and...  Read more

Dining Out: Thai Cuisine

Characteristics: Dishes are usually packed with lots of fresh ingredients, and have many hot, spicy, flavorful, along with some sweet and sour options. Common Ingredients: These foods feature chili peppers, rice, noodles, sugar, citr...  Read more

Smarter Ways to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

If you’re watching your calorie intake, the most problematic part of your anatomy may be your sweet tooth. Our bodies are hard-wired for an attraction to sweet foods since sweetness signals that we’re taking in the calories (energy) neede...  Read more

Can You 'Cheat' on Your Diet and Still Lose Weight?

"Cheating" is the act of deceiving others or being dishonest. The word conjures up images of copying someone else's answers during an exam, fudging your taxes, or counting cards.  Needless to say, these are not positive activities....  Read more

My sweet husband made cookies for the kids....whit
Updated 10/7/2015 4:14:44 PM

My sweet husband made cookies for the kids....white chocolate macadamia. I'm dying, help! !! I ate one, talk me out of eating seven! !!...  Read more


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I went on a sweet ginge yesterday. I was so tired
Updated 10/5/2015 6:59:28 AM

I went on a sweet ginge yesterday. I was so tired and I ate a bun h of sugar. Well, back at it today....  Read more

I just posted a blog about fat shaming vs thin sha
Updated 10/4/2015 9:22:05 PM

I just posted a blog about fat shaming vs thin shaming. it's a link to am article but it's an interesting read and kind of put things in a sort of perspective of my feelings and differences on it....  Read more

I love crunchy potato chips and this is one of my
Updated 10/4/2015 4:31:26 PM

I love crunchy potato chips and this is one of my down falls. I need ideas for crunchy snacks😀...  Read more


Did you know yams aren't just for the holiday meals? We have switched to yams. They are so good natural sweet and better for you less in calories then regular potatoes higher in fiber. You can bake them, broil them, boil them put them on the Bar-B...  Read more

How to beat a sugar craving...

If you really want to curb your sweet tooth this is a great way and you get a veggie serving to boot with no salt or butter. Bake a sweet potato or yam for 1 hour. Cool & then refrigerate until cold--I usually don't eat the peeling when cold. Slic...  Read more

Indiana Sparkers - The Official Indiana Team!

We are the Official Indiana Team. Anyone in Indiana is welcome. Fitness minutes logged move our ranking up on the State Vs. State Leaderboard. Thank you for logging your fitness minutes!...  Read more

Trim Thanksgiving: Sweet Potatoes

This is the first in a series of blog posts about how to slim down your Thanksgiving side dishes and treats. For more information about healthier Thanksgiving cooking, read this article. The poor yam and sweet potato. These brightly colored and antio...  Read more

Which Orange Veggie Will Save You 100 Calories?

With the start of fall last month, it seems like everyone has sweet and starchy orange produce on the brain. Butternut squash and sweet potatoes have officially taken the place of summer's zucchini bounty. Not only are these orange fall foods del...  Read more