That white, powdery substance just makes you feel good. You can't get it off your mind, and you keep coming back for more. The more you have it, the more you want it! But even when you try to stay away from it, it finds ways to sneak into your li... Read more
Wake up your taste buds! Cooking with herbs and spices will enhance the flavor of healthy foods without adding fat, salt, sugar, or calories. Herbs and spices contribute bright color, savory taste and sensational aroma.
Tips for using herbs and... Read more
Health experts agree that we need to eat more whole grains for optimal health. But most people don’t know what whole grains are. They have been shown to reduce the risks of heart disease, stroke, cancer, diabetes and obesity, but knowing the he... Read more
Are you sick of the same-old cardio machines at the gym? Bored by the treadmill? Tired of the elliptical? Can't stand to do another mile on the stationary bike or another flight on the stair climber? Well, then, it's time you head over to the... Read more
You work hard to stick to a healthy routine all week long. You choose and prepare healthy meals, avoid the temptations of junk food and make time for physical activitiy. You reach your weekly goals and are feeling good about your heal... Read more
One box of Angel Food Cake mix
One Box of Regular Cake mix (any flavor)
Mix dry ingredients together and store in a Ziploc bag or air tight container.
Remove 3 Tablespoons of mix to a microwavable cup.
Add 2 Tablespoons of Water. Stir t... Read more
Ok so I am always afraid that I will get excited over something then will find it was just a fluke and I can't do it again.
I tried to do standard push-ups last year (not on knees) and wanted to work up to 24. I remember getting about 6-8 but every... Read more
I started increasing my cardio four weeks ago and then two weeks ago I began tracking and sticking to the middle of my calorie range. I haven't lost an ounce! What could be going on? I only want to lose about 10-12 pounds (BMI is right at 25), 8 o... Read more
So I decided to really give this my all. I've only really been doing this for two weeks, and I'm just so amazed that I've already lost six pounds. I just felt like I needed to share that with someone, because I'm really excited. :D... Read more
I get to the gym when it opens at 5am, but since I am adding more free weights my workout lasts about an hour and I don't have time for cardio. Does anyone break it up and do weights in the morning and cardio at night? does it work, or am I crazy for... Read more
I've recently been diagnosed with allergies to wheat, oats, soy, malt, barley and rye... I'm not saying go out and find yourself an allergy, but I can't help but think if I hadn't been diagnosed I'd still be in my rut. I'm eating so much better. Fres... Read more
Gluten is a protein found in products made from wheat, rye and some forms of oats. In some people, gluten can trigger an immune response, which damages the fingerlike projections of the small intestine known as villi causing them to become flattened... Read more
Munching MisstepsYou watch what you eat and feel pretty savvy about nutrition. But as you’re racing from one chore to the next, it’s easy to skimp on certain nutrients and overdose on others. The good news: “There’s no food o... Read more
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