Tag Archives: holiday food

15 Fun Ways to Burn Off Extra Holiday Calories

15 Fun Ways to Burn Off Extra Holiday Calories

It’s that time of year again””treats and temptations at every turn! Saying “No” all the time is no fun, but a cookie here and a few pieces of candy there can easily turn into half a bowl of cheese dip or an all-out splurge at ...
Holiday Meals With Kids: A Survival Guide

Holiday Meals With Kids: A Survival Guide

In an ideal world, Thanksgiving or Christmas dinner would be a warm, festive experience, where everyone remains sober, no one brings up old family feuds, and children sit with their napkins in their laps and chew with their mouths closed. I wish this ...
4 Natural Ways to Soothe Indigestion

4 Natural Ways to Soothe Indigestion

Ughhh… you know the feeling. It was so delicious at the time, and now you’re paying for it. Or perhaps you have a “nervous stomach,” and any time you experience any sort of emotional anxiety, your tummy throws a full-out tantr ...
5 Tips to Avoid Overeating During the Holidays

5 Tips to Avoid Overeating During the Holidays

The winter holidays can seem like a fat trap for dieters. From Thanksgiving’s “eat all you can” celebration to the cookie exchanges to the mega-mall food court to the “try this” holiday party buffets, it’s one temp ...
Holiday Dieting: Good Idea or Waste of Time?

Holiday Dieting: Good Idea or Waste of Time?

It can be so easy to put off important things, like dieting. We come up with every possible excuse to start at a later date. And what better excuse than the upcoming holiday season to once again push back those plans to lose weight? ...
Holiday Party Survival Guide

Holiday Party Survival Guide

Break out the elastic waistbands – the holidays have arrived! If you don’t want to be one of the millions who will gain weight between Thanksgiving and New Year’s, take heed of these helpful tips for surviving the barrage of parties ...
Healthy Holiday Guest Guide

Healthy Holiday Guest Guide

Q: I’m the “weird” healthy one of the family. How do I minimize imposing my dietary needs on family and friends during the holidays, especially as a guest in their house? Brandon Marsh answers: A: This is always a touchy subject. Di ...