In the United States, these dishes come in huge portions. If you’re not careful, you can easily consume a full day’s worth of calories in a single meal. Dishes are often fried with lard and topped with cheese. Most... Read more
Are you and your family craving that spicy, south-of-the-border cuisine? Well, skip the local burrito joint. Those "burritos as big as your head" can contain more than 1,000 calories—even more depending on how many fixings you add... Read more
We all have those days when there’s barely a minute to breathe, much less time to shop for ingredients and prepare a complicated home-cooked meal. A busy schedule doesn’t mean you’re destined for the drive-thru window, though. Delic... Read more
Wake up your taste buds! Cooking with herbs and spices will enhance the flavor of healthy foods without adding fat, salt, sugar, or calories. Herbs and spices contribute bright color, savory taste and sensational aroma.
Tips for using herbs and... Read more
Highlights on food and America from the past 50 years:
1950’s – USDA creates four basic food groups: milk, meat, fruits and vegetables, and breads and cereals.
1954 – Swanson unveils the first TV dinners. Shoveling... Read more
Eating out then heading off to get a tattoo with my hubby. Healthy snacks packed for us. Eating a veggie burger with romaine for the bun and seasonal fruit with a small side salad , balsmin dressing on the side, no cheese mmmm... Read more
HEMP HEARTS...Full of " good for you" healthy fat are an amazing addition to your morning smoothie or your healthy salad. Very high in protein at 10 grams for 3 tbsp, 3 grams of fibre and 0 cholestrol !
3 Tbsp is 170 calories ! Enjoy some today !... Read more
made a restaurant make over. Warm Brussels sprout salad. Roasted Brussels sprouts, broccoli slaw mix, onions, asparagus in sheet pan 400 for 40 min with salt, pepper and red pepper flakes. Put into salad bowl w/ vingrette topped with fried egg. Yumm... Read more
I Have Been Really Messing Up With My Healthy Eating. But I Refuse To Give Up, Im Going To Keep Striving For What I Want & I Want To Lose Weight & Be Healthier So Today Is My Start Over Day & Nothing Is Going To Stop Me 💪🏽😈😎🌴🌤... Read more
I usually look at the nutritional info for a restaurant if I know I'm going later, but sometimes I'm surprised by an invitation to dine out. When calorie information is not easily found out, go for the soup! It works every time. In Mexican restauran... Read more
Mexican dishes often combine both healthy and not-so-healthy ingredients. Although they include a lot of fresh produce (lettuce, tomatoes, and corn) and complex carbohydrates like beans and rice, the meals are also sometimes cooked in lard and... Read more
Quesadillas are little more than pan-fried tortillas filled with lots of melted cheese. Can these Mexican specialties ever be a healthy choice? Applebee's Chicken Quesadilla Grande contains chicken, cheese, crisp bacon and pico de gallo. Don Pabl... Read more
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