We've all seen the flashy cans of energy drinks crowding the shelves at gas stations and grocery stores. From students to sports stars, it seems like everyone has used an energy supplement to up their game at some point. But what exactly puts the... Read more
Milk. It does a body good.
Unless it doesn't, that is.
While milk is an excellent source of calcium and protein, up to 75% of the world's population cannot properly digest lactose, the sugar found in milk. When they try, the result... Read more
One of the best things about supermarkets can also be the most confusing: all the choices! When walking from aisle to aisle, it can be overwhelming to look at all the products in each section. Just think of all the choices when you’re looking a... 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
Your body breaks down the food you eat into a type of sugar called glucose. After you eat a meal or snack, that glucose makes its way into the bloodstream, causing the level of sugar in your blood to increase. Your pancreas responds by releasing the... Read more
They don't sell almond milk here so I made it at home. but still couldn't drink without sugar, had vanilla extract in it too. How am I gonna get used to this black coffee... :(( me cries lol... Read more
Almond milk was tasty and satisfying but can't without sugar/honey. I read hones loses it's benefits when put in hot water, also if you add little bit it is not sweet, if you put much than doesn't taste the coffee, I hate stevia, I guess i'll go back... Read more
Having my coffee with almond milk (I made.. Ahemm...try it, so easy) and waiting for the sun to rise in America so you all wake up and share is it going to be a LAZY SUNDAY? Or PRODUCTIVE SUNDAY? Vote! :) I still didn't decide...... Read more
Here's an interesting topic that came up this week. We had guests who are from Belgium and traveling the world for two years. They claimed our milk was sweeter than what they drink at home...(and this contributed to American diabetes....)
S... Read more
Silymarin, milk thistle, is an herb that strengthens the liver. I use this, when I can get it, anytime I am losing weight. Milk thistle protects the liver from toxins, which are often stored in body tissues including fats.10... Read more
I am one of those people who needs something more concrete than a number on a scale to get excited about. So I remind myself that every 8 pounds I lose is equal to a gallon of milk. Now, knowing how bulky and heavy a gallon of milk is, makes an 8 pou... Read more
When we heard that the pomegranate juice purveyor POM was selling coffee, we were intrigued and slightly perplexed. Pomegranate isn't a fruit flavor that we thought would mix well with coffee. What would it taste like? Why mix coffee and pomegranates... Read more
I have previously shared that calcium is an important nutrient you may be missing in your diet. The newly released 2010 Dietary Guidelines lists calcium as a nutrient of concern because intake by many Americans is lower than recommended. There are al... Read more
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