Tag Archives: diet

5 Strategies for Smart Snacking

5 Strategies for Smart Snacking

Snacking often gets a bad rap. But fueling your body between meals can actually be beneficial—if you go about it in the right way. Being a smart snacker means choosing nutritious, delicious foods and keeping an eye on your portions (hint: too much of ...
Is a Gluten-Free Diet Right for You?

Is a Gluten-Free Diet Right for You?

Millions of Americans, from your next-door neighbor to the hottest Hollywood celebrities, are finding that following a gluten-free diet improves their quality of life. Many say that eliminating gluten results in fewer health complaints, increased ene ...
Buddy System = Bye-Bye, Temptation!

Buddy System = Bye-Bye, Temptation!

Eating healthy is easy… ’til it’s hard. Yesterday, I passed on free potato chips at lunch only to be sidelined by a small-but-definitely-not-low-calorie slice of my co-worker’s famous upside-down pineapple cake. Which is fine, becau ...
Why I Threw Away My Scale

Why I Threw Away My Scale

How do you define yourself? Your style? Your music preferences? Your hobbies? Your level of education? Or is it something more sinister? Something that, no matter how hard you try, will ebb and flow, sometimes without any control of your own. ...
PB & Chocolate Protein Blondie Bars

PB & Chocolate Protein Blondie Bars

Admit it: You’ve taken a slice of birthday cake, only to discretely scrape off every ounce of icing to keep the cal-count down. The thing is, without icing, cake is hardly worth the wait. If you’re truly dedicated to cleaning up your act but don’t wa ...