A couple decades ago, juicing was something that only overzealously health-conscious people did. You just knew someone was into healthy living if he or she owned a juicer or drank fresh juice regularly. Today, it's much more popular. People... Read more
You've been working hard at making healthy changes to your diet and exercising regularly to lose weight. But there's more to weight loss than watching what you eat; the beverages you drink can also affect your progress. Are you sabotaging you... Read more
They go down easily and can be found anywhere and everywhere. Water, tea, milk, juice, soda, flavored waters, coffee, energy drinks, smoothies. This list touches just a few of the many categories of beverages but doesn’t even delve into the dif... Read more
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
Having spent a week on a road trip, I learned one thing along the way: Fast food is unavoidable, given time and budget constraints. You can’t beat a drive-thru for convenience and speed of service. But the bellyache you get afterward can quickl... Read more
Goodmorning, today is weigh in day I am down 1.6 pounds this week with a total of 11.2 pounds down this month, I surpassed my goal of 10 lbs this month by 1.2 pounds I now weigh 317 lbs I'm ready for month 2, I plan to lose 10 pounds #motivation... Read more
If you want to weigh yourself once a day go for it in the morning, other than that though don't do it you will literally drive yourself crazy. I used to weigh once a day and take the average but I decided to do once a week instead.... Read more
Although I've been exercising, daily, I still manage to have these days where I eat like a complete goat. I tend to lash out with poor food choices when I'm having a high anxiety moment, or something has me all ticked off. Sigh...... Read more
Tomatoes have good fiber, Vitamin B & the red pigment in tomatoes help reduce obesity. Tomato juice aids in digestion. Try a cup of tomato juice 20 minutes before eating to increase the digestive function & to help process food faster. Make the juic... Read more
Six weeks from today, I, along with 11 of my fellow SparkPeople running pals of the Sparkin' Hood to Coast Team, will be participating in one of the most prestigious long distance relays in the world--The Hood to Coast Relay. The relay begins on the... Read more
Last December New York State had considered implementing a sales tax on sodas and juices to help offset the rising rate of obesity, but that proposal appears to have fallen through the cracks. Now New York City public health officials are taking the... Read more
30 days. That's how long I took to fast/cleanse. And you know what? It was worth it. I didn't count calories. I didn't eat in moderation. I just got up, threw a bunch of fruits and veggies in my mom's juicer, put that in to go water bottles, and for... Read more
I know, I know, I haven't been updating lately and I'm sorry. Days and weeks go by so fast and before I even knew it, a month had passed since my last blog update. Worried that it might look like I've completely fallen off the wagon and... Read more
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