Tag Archives: health

Maple-Glazed Chicken Breast with Sesame Ginger Green Beans

Spring is upon us! Birds are returning, flowers are starting to bloom, and barbeques are starting to open! Simple low-fat grilling recipes make healthy eating such a breeze when BBQ weather finally hits, turning healthy meal prep into a quick, painless and delicious affair. Simple grilled chicken breast is given a major springtime facelift with the sweet and tangy flavor… Read More

This Cleansing Veggie Incinerates Winter Weight

Cabbage first caught the attention of determined dieters back in the ‘80s with the rise of the pungently infamous Cabbage Soup Diet. While a diet of nothing but boiled cabbage for seven days is unsustainably extreme, insufficient nutritionally and hardly appetizing, don’t throw the baby out with the smelly bathwater just yet – when eaten in a well-balanced diet, cabbage… Read More

Fat Facts You MUST Know to Lose Weight Successfully

Just thirty years ago, we were told that eating any kind of fat was a death-march to weight gain, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, heart attack and disease. Ten years later, we were told that unsaturated fat was good, but saturated fat was a death-march to weight gain, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, heart attack and disease. Ten years after… Read More

Are “Negative-Calorie Foods” Real or Myth?

Most weight loss diets ask you to practice some form of portion control, and this is usually the part that dieters find to be the most challenging (or a compete turn-off from the very concept of dieting all together). That’s why a far more appealing weight loss strategy for many people is the idea that you can eat as much… Read More

3 Ways to Prepare This Weight Loss “IT” Food

Cauliflower has quickly gone from trite to trendy. And good on us, because that means that this high fiber, nutrition packed, naturally low calorie and low carb veggie can now be found in a variety of delicious, waist-friendly, creative recipes, from garlicky mashed cau-tatoes, to gluten-free cauliflower pizza crust, to low-carb cauliflower rice.   3 Ways to Enjoy Waist-Friendly Cauliflower… Read More

Rich, Delicious & Health-Boosting Coffee Alternatives

Whether you’ve cut coffee out of your life because you are using Slimquick Pure supplements or for other health reasons, ex-coffee enthusiasts may still experience the occasional (or daily) longing for that rich, smooth taste of steaming hot java juice. And while decaf may seem like the next best go-to, even decaf contains some caffeine, and commercial decaffeination methods typically… Read More

5 Ways to Use Autumn Apples

Whether you’ve been apple picking at your local farm or local grocery store, this is the perfect time of year to start incorporating fresh, in-season, high-fiber and nutrition-packed apples into your weight loss diet and healthy lifestyle. Welcome in sweater weather with more anticipation and less winter padding with these fall-friendly, sugar-free, low-fat recipes starring crisp and delicious apples.  … Read More

Jumping Could Be the Most Effective Exercise for Weight Loss

  Remember that giddy, care-free sense of childhood pleasure you use to get as a kid from skipping rope, bouncing on a trampoline or playing a good game of hopscotch? Well – get ready to jump for joy ladies! According to a recent study out of Japan, jumping isn’t only the very best part of the Universal Happy Dance –… Read More

Chocolate Pumpkin Seedtella

When you committed to losing weight, did you think you’d have to completely give up on the guilty pleasure of spooning smooth, chocolatey Nutella into your mouth with giddy, eye-rolling abandon? Well – now you don’t. You’re welcome. This healthy, vegan, sugar-free chocolate spread recipe uses antioxidant-rich pumpkin seeds instead of nuts, rich in healthy fatty acids and trace minerals… Read More

Naturally Burn Fat like Young Children Do

When newborns first enter into the world, they’re in for a rude awakening – it’s awfully cold out here! Tossed out of a balmy 98.6 degree womb and shot straight into a significantly chillier room temperature, the change in climate can be a pretty distressing – and dangerous – prospect for a little person who is still unable to shiver… Read More