Diet

5 Ways to Turn This Day Around

5 Ways to Turn This Day Around

Are you having a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day? Well, wake up, honey! You’re dreaming if you think every new dawn is going to be peachy-keen perfect. Bad hair days will happen. You’ll cave and eat a slice of your co-workerR ...
A Diet Expert Shares Her Top Supplement Picks

A Diet Expert Shares Her Top Supplement Picks

Have you considered supplementing your diet with vitamins or minerals? Wondering if your child could benefit from a kid-friendly vitamin? You know that you should be eating lots of fruits and vegetables and getting enough healthy fats. But in today&# ...
What NOT to Do With Leftovers

What NOT to Do With Leftovers

Inevitably, kids leave food on their plate. And because you’re conscientious of the family budget, the environment and those starving children all around the world, you hate seeing food wasted. So what do you do? Like generations of moms did be ...
Stevia: How Sweet it Really is

Stevia: How Sweet it Really is

Q: What is stevia? A:  Stevia, or Stevia rebaudiana specifically, is an herb in the sunflower family. Stevia extracts are known to be incredibly sweet, having up to 300 times the sweetness of sugar. So, it’s no surprise that it’s commonly ...
Get More Protein Naturally With Lentils & Beans

Get More Protein Naturally With Lentils & Beans

Even if you aren’t a vegetarian or vegan, getting enough protein should be an important item on your diet to-do checklist. Protein provides you with that satisfying feeling of having eaten enough, cutting cravings for more food and thus helping ...
Grilled Salmon Vegetable Salad

Grilled Salmon Vegetable Salad

Salad without lettuce is like”¦a breath of fresh air! If your diet has you dreading leafy greens, switch things up with this mixed-veggie medley of colorful peppers topped with tasty, protein-packed grilled salmon. Making your own dressing mean ...
End the Acid Trip With “Alkaline” Foods

End the Acid Trip With “Alkaline” Foods

When I first heard the phrase “toxic acid overload” on my fave TV health talk show yesterday, I thought it sounded like the name of a 1980s heavy metal band. But it turns out that there are “acid-forming” foods that can caus ...