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Wild Seared Salmon on Grapefruit & Arugula Salad

This super salad is bursting with healthy weight-loss properties, thanks to some powerful nutrients that also happen to make for one awesome flavor combination. Heart-healthy omega-3 fatty acids abound in wild salmon and walnuts, bolstered nicely with waist-slimming monounsaturated fats from avocado. Grapefruit not only balances this dish with the perfect sweet and sour touch, but it also brings with… Read More

No-Bake Cocoa-nut Bars

While some people are still scared off by the lusciously creamy and delicious fat grams found in coconut, research has shown that the type of fat found in coconut — called MCT — actually helps you get leaner, healthier, and strengthens your immune system. These chunky chocolate coconut bars are ridiculously easy to make, and they store well in the… Read More

Rich & Decadent Flourless Chocolate Torte – Sugar-Free & Syrup-Free

Your brain knows that sugary foods are bad for your health and make you fat. It nodded vigorously when you read all about the evils of sugar and how to break your sugar addiction here. It also mmm-hmmm-ed and slammed your fist upon the table in support when you affirmatively decided to steer clear of the fattening and sickening side… 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

Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

It’s always nice to get something for free. Sugar free, fat free and gluten free. These oatmeal cookies are so easy to whip up in a pinch, and use just a handful of common ingredients you likely already have in your kitchen. They are a perfect, old fashioned wholesome treat for the kids (adult kids included). When they’ve been earned,… 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

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

4 Fat-Flushing Salsas

Fresh vegetable salsas are not only an easy way to add flavor and festivity to any meal, but they are also high in raw nutrients, extremely low in fat and cholesterol and – according to the latest research – can help to speed up your metabolism. This is because of capsaicin, a chemical found in the hot peppers that are… Read More

Weight Loss Recipe: Zesty Zucchini Summer Soup

Soup may not be the first thing that comes to mind on warm spring days, but this refreshing summer squash soup hits the happy spot when sipped on cooler spring nights out on the porch. Low in calories and packed with vitamin C and weight-wilting fiber, this soup gets it’s naturally creamy texture and pleasing, citrusy taste from nothing but… Read More

Weight Loss Recipe: 10 Super Slimming Salad Dressings

One of the biggest weight loss mistakes women can make is to underestimate the power of salad dressing. Salad dressing is a serious matter. After all of the internal struggle you’ve gone through to select salad for lunch, after all that painstaking veggie scrubbing, chopping, slicing and dicing, after all that effort spent desperately tunnel visioning the salad directly in… Read More