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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

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

How Chiles will Chisel Away Your Body Fat

Some like it hot. Whether it’s hot food, a hot body or a bit a hot n’ heavy that you’re after, research is revealing that an interesting chemical naturally found in some of the spiciest foods in the world could help you get all three. Capsaicin, the plant compound that hikes up the heat in hot peppers, has recently begun… Read More

8 Sweet Uses for Strawberries

You can’t have let the entire summer pass you by without at least one foray into a U-Pick strawberry patch, or one indulgent grocery shopping spree on these sweet, seasonal sensations (especially when this is the time of year to buy them at reduced cost!). But now…what to do with them? Low on the glycemic index and high in fiber… Read More

Flatten Your Tummy!

Muffin top, love handles, belly bulge, beer gut, spare tire…almost everyone seems to have a pet name for their midsection that not only reveals how unhappy most of us feel about this major focal point on our bodies, but also how common this problem area seems to be for most people. There’s a good reason for this: it’s because most… Read More

Outdoor Fitness: Burn More Calories Than Ever Before

Can’t make it to the gym or afford expensive gym membership fees? Well, you’re in luck! You have just won a free pass to the very best weight loss gym the city has to offer, involving little-to-no wasted travel time, with no annoying machine line-ups, and where your membership never ever expires! It’s called…The Outdoors! In fact, research has shown… Read More

Can I Minimize My Exercise Time & Still Lose Weight?

Thousands of SLIMQUICK users just like you are on an exciting weight loss journey! We’re here to support you along the way, and are thrilled to answer all of the many questions we get from users through email, the message boards, personal messaging and Facebook – keep them coming! All questions are important, so we’ve decided to feature some of… Read More

Zucchini Pasta in Fresh Parmesan Pesto Sauce

Forgo high-carb noodles for these light, low carb, gluten-free zoodles instead. Zucchini pasta is a simple side dish that lends a brightly colored, low-calorie compliment to any weight loss meal, and eating them raw allows you to reap all of the high nutrient and fiber benefits. Give them a boost of extra flavor and healthy omega-3 fatty acids with this… Read More

7 Common Workout Mistakes that are Hurting Your Results

Beginners, exercise junkies and even trainers are often guilty of these common fitness blunders during workouts, even though they could destroy your weight loss results, waste your workout time and even lead to serious injury. Avoid these 7 common exercise mistakes to make sure that your workouts are effective, efficient, and will win you the weight loss results you’re working… Read More