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6 EASY Healthy Food Gift Ideas!!!

Gift giving doesn’t have to break the bank, and holiday eating doesn’t have to break the scale! Turn these delectably healthy treats into personalized gifts under the tree, hostess gifts or stocking stuffers by packaging them in glass mason jars, creating a stick-on label, and dangling a small, meaningfully handwritten holiday card expressing your love from a beautifully tied ribbon.… Read More

Santa’s Intervention

Mr. and Mrs. Claus at a recent parade Dear Santa, Hope this letter finds you and the Missus doing well. Thanks for the set of new wine glasses last Christmas. Nothing personal, but I’ll be re-gifting them to the in-laws this year. This way I’ll have enough money left over for a new pair of Jimmy Choo’s to donate to… Read More

Rainbow Holiday Pancakes

Photo Credit: Fernando Messino The holidays are a tough time to stick to your diet, constantly torn between the desire to stick to your weight loss goals and to gift yourself a free pass to let loose and enjoy all of the high calorie foods surrounding you. So it’s good to have some recipes on hand that satisfy both the… Read More

15 Low-Carb Holiday Side Dishes

Creamy mashed potatoes, candied yams, apple crumbles, turkey stuffing, cheesy casseroles, buttery biscuits…all the classic foods and flavors that make you look forward to the holidays…with all the carbs and fat that make you dread stepping onto the scale come New Year. You can put together delicious holiday feasts for your family and friends that don’t require everyone’s weight loss… Read More

DIY Holiday Chocolate Bonbons

You don’t want to be left behind in all the merry holiday cheer…but you don’t want to leave your weight loss ideals behind you either. Try these homemade chocolate bonbons as a compromise. Sugar-free and low carb while rich in healthy fats and antioxidants, these DIY candies are a healthier alternative to the store-bought kind so that you can enjoy… Read More