The word "diet" doesn’t always mean eating less to lose weight—although that’s what we commonly associate it with today. Someone "on a diet" is trying to eat less, or stop eating sweets to fit into a smaller pant... Read more
Dishes are usually packed with lots of fresh ingredients, and have many hot, spicy, flavorful, along with some sweet and sour options.
These foods feature chili peppers, rice, noodles, sugar, citr... Read more
All of us are striving to cook in a way that's healthy and simple. Unfortunately, healthy and simple can sometimes add up to bland: A plain piece of broiled fish or baked chicken isn’t particularly exciting, right?
The remedy for the h... Read more
Chili dogs, chocolate ice cream, and cherry cola. Summer brings a lot of tempting treats. But unfortunately, many of these warm weather foods can leave your belly more than a little upset—especially if you're prone to heartburn.
Check... Read more
Whether you're overworked or just plain overstressed, time is valuable to all of us. When making a lifestyle change, it can easily seem overwhelming to include new habits like exercise and healthy eating into your jam-packed days. Between everyth... Read more
I've been eating a low calorie eating plan (around 1200 calories per day) for about a year now as part of my weight loss journey. It is the bottom of the range I was given. However, now that I'm 3 pounds away from my goal my weight loss has stalled... Read more
Sorry if this is a stupid question, but can you have both a fast metabolism and a tendency to put on weight? I started tracking on here about a week and a half after I started trying to lose weight, and I feel like I'm eating so much more than recomm... Read more
I have a chili recipe I've been making that is amazing and extremely filling...but I'm hoping to tweak it further to reduce sodium. To do that, I need a good combination of spices (measurements preferred?) that gives enough spice to compare with the... Read more
I hate it when pay day comes around I think I have everything all in order and "We will be okay." Then it happens, Oh yea the paycheck is a day short from that day off last week, and I totally spaced on that bill that must be paid by Monday FLIP! I l... Read more
Calorie cycling is a theory and method that helps to lose, maintain, or gain weight by eating a different amount of calories each day. The theory is that it keeps your metabolism guessing.... Read more
When you're watching fat and calories, herbs and spices are your new best friends. They add flavor and pizzazz to your cooking with little to no calories and fat. However, many of the versions you get in the supermarket are full of salt--a big no-no... Read more
The secret to this hearty vegetarian chili is butternut squash. It holds its shape and adds a layer of flavor and sweetness.Minutes to Prepare: 20Minutes to Cook: 360Number of Servings: 8 Nutritional Info Serving Per Recipe: 8 Amou... Read more
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