A Vegetarian Diet: Is It Right for You?

A Vegetarian Diet: Is It Right for You?

Ever since Beyonce and Jay Z announced to the world that they were undertaking a 22-day vegan plant-based cleanse, the term “plant-based diet” has garnered as much attention as Lady Gaga’s costumes. But you don’t have to be a ...
Low-Carb Chicken-Vegetable Soup

Low-Carb Chicken-Vegetable Soup

Whether a cold wind is blowing, a sleety rain falling or bone-chilling snow piling in the driveway, nothing warms you up like a bowl of homemade chicken soup. If you’re on a low-carb diet, you know that it can be tricky finding one that steers ...
My Big Fat Fido: Tips for Overweight Pets

My Big Fat Fido: Tips for Overweight Pets

My neighborhood is unusually pet-friendly. Two poodles and a tiny chihuahua-daschund mix live on one side, and a cheerful, tail-wagging golden retriever lives on the other side.   And in between them, my rescue cats Bob and Miss Kitty observe the ent ...
Vegan Spinach Lasagna

Vegan Spinach Lasagna

So many reasons to try an occasional meat-free meal: Save money, help the planet, add variety to your life. Sound good? This pasta dish is made with delicious and wholesome vegan ingredients for a meal you can feel really good about eating. If non-GM ...
Top Foods & Drinks for a Heart-Healthy Diet

Top Foods & Drinks for a Heart-Healthy Diet

The American Heart Association (AHA) reports that heart disease has been called the Silent Killer because it often has no noticeable symptoms. The statistics: It’s more deadly than all forms of cancer combined and actually impacts more women th ...