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5 Delicious Smoothies that Seriously Perk Up Your Diet

A well-made smoothie is a healthy, low-calorie, high-nutrient and balanced snack or meal replacement that helps you fuel your body right while shedding pounds. AND. It’s also so much more. It’s quick and easy to throw together, it’s conveniently portable, needs minimal prep, requires absolutely no cooking skills, can be thrown together on any kind of a budget, allows you… Read More

Slow-Carb Dinner: Coconut Curried Salmon on Steamed Asian Greens

Contrary to popular weight loss trends these days, the latest research shows that the most health-sustaining and ideal weight-loss diet is one that is HIGH in carbs – high in “slow” carbs, that is. Slow carbs are high-fiber, low-sugar and nutrient-dense carbs that are slowly digested in the body, discouraging blood sugar spikes and fat storage while increasing detoxification, metabolism,… Read More

8 Weight Loss Recipes that Will Make You Love Cabbage

Rich in vitamin C, antioxidants and other superfood nutrients and incredible compounds, studies have shown cabbage can help you lose weight and reduce your risks of cardiovascular problems, chronic illness and disease at the same time. Think beyond cabbage soup (and don’t give up on that either). Colorful, crisp and crunchy, dishes featuring low-cal and low-cost cabbage can be prepared… Read More

The More-Sex-Less-Belly-Fat Superfood You Can Find at the Local Grocery Store

What has the power to majorly stoke your sex drive and metabolism at the same time? According to research, it’s berries. Prized as aphrodisiacs since ancient times, science now has the research to back berries as major boosters of sexual function for both men and women. Numerous studies have also linked these tart treasures with a bushel-load of other major… Read More

What’s Better for Weight Loss: Cutting Calories or Eating More of THIS Food?

We’re now seeing that a wider waist-line and fattier mid-section is more than just a simple issue of how you fit into your pants and how you look in the mirror. It’s now becoming clear that eating an unhealthy diet, not being physically active and being overweight (especially when that weight is being carried around your belly area) is strongly… Read More

Thai Quinoa Salad

Here’s a delicious vegan dinner that you can throw together for a Meatless Monday or for any other day of the week that calls for a quick, easy, delicious, filling and low-calorie meal. The base of this salad is quinoa, which is a mild-flavored gluten-free pseudo-grain that outranks all other grains when it comes to high and easily-digestible protein content.… Read More

Top Weight Loss Foods that Really Fill You Up

One of the most common things that puts people off of “dieting” is the fear of dealing with constant nagging hunger pangs. It’s true, hunger can be a dieter’s worst enemy – but not necessarily for the reasons you think. Certainly, eating for weight loss involves adjusting what, when and how much you eat throughout the day. However, a constant… Read More

“Healthy” Breakfast Foods that Keep You Fat

Breakfast has established an excellent reputation for itself these days – Mr. Most-Important-Meal-of-the-Day, sir, yes sir. That’s because starting your day off with a good breakfast can help determine your mood, your energy level and your appetite for the rest of the day. However, it may be worthwhile changing breakfast’s status to “the most important meal of the day to… Read More

4 No-Carb Pasta Alternatives

One of the first steps of many weight loss plans is to go on a Search & Destroy mission through your pantry for all highly refined carb foods in your daily diet. For pasta lovers, this can be a brutal blow to the system. Not to worry – a healthy weight loss plan shouldn’t leave you drowning in pasta pipedreams,… Read More

High-Protein Hot Chocolate (Sugar-Free!)

Whether you’ve just been outside shoveling the driveway, walking home through freezing temperatures, digging yourself out of a snow bank – or whether you’re inside watching others do all the heavy lifting – it’s all worth it once you finally get to curl up in a cozy armchair with your fingers wrapped around a mug of steaming hot chocolate. If… Read More