With rich textures and flavors—especially in desserts and sauces—these dishes are often high in fat, but are usually served in smaller portions. Lighter “Nouvelle Cuisine” options are sometimes offered.
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Your digestive tract is full of living organisms that help keep you healthy--around 400 different types of beneficial bacteria and yeast strains that co-habitate in your gastrointestinal system. There are several different kinds of foods and suppleme... Read more
Most people would agree that trees are pretty terrific. They shade us from the sun, create a sense of privacy and, in some cases, bloom into beautiful spring blossoms. For kids (or the young at heart), a good tree can provide endless entertainment in... Read more
It's a gross understatement to say that planning a wedding is stressful. With all of the coordination, timing and numerous things to prepare for (not to mention family politics!), it's no wonder that nice, normal people turn into grumpy groom... Read more
While food historians cannot pinpoint exactly where or when humans discovered yogurt, one thing is certain: People all over the world have eaten yogurt for centuries. Yogurt is made when cow's milk (or dairy-free soy milk) is combined with the li... Read more
Love it. Fruits and veg are 0 points, so I eat a lot more of them. Now I'm starting to crave fruit or veggies rather than processed food. Its changing my eating habits and preferences. And I'm losing ~1% of my weight each week.... Read more
This was a delicious stir fry recipe: shrimp, lemon, Parmesan, zucchini, tomatoes and corn. http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/ree-dru mmond/shrimp-stir-fry.mobile.html?Page Speed=noscript #recipes... Read more
I do my normal intake of foods (ice cream, fruit, veggies,ext.), but the weirdest thing is I lost 1.5lbs in 3 days . And I don't do any special exercise routine (jogging, push ups, sit ups, yoga, kick boxing, ect.)... Read more
and then when that wears off i go for some fruit or veggies ... mmmhhh sweet peas! before 3 weeks ago i would have never ever ever in my entire life bought anything by slimfast but now i actually look forward to my breakfast :) and really like them... Read more
certin foods contain pectin which can lower cholesterol. Pectin disolves into a gel like substance & traps fat and cholesterol. Carrots are one of the best sources of pectin, celery, and tomatoes. Pectin lowers insulin resistance and when pectin... Read more
Each week I make fresh batches of healthy tuna salad and vegetable soup. I also have lots of fresh fruit, cut vegies and healthy crunchy snacks around. I'm more likely to choose healthy lunch f ood if there is a variety of prepared, easy options ava... Read more
You’ve seen it on hundreds of labels and may have even used it in your own kitchen — learn all the need-to-know facts about this additive.What Is It?Pectin is a gelatin-like substance that is naturally found in some fruits. It’s oft... Read more
You don't have to live in any certain region or be of a specific ethnicity to celebrate Cinco de Mayo. Sure, it's technically a Mexican holiday—commemorating the country's 1862 victory in the Battle of Puebla during the Franco-Ameri... Read more
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