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How can Fat Free products make you Fat? Read this article below!

How can Fat Free products make you Fat? Read this article below! It can be easy to forget that food is a business. Although some honest companies have your health and wellbeing as a top priority, a large number of companies exist whose one and only goal is to sell you a product. That means they’ll do anything possible to catch your eye and convince you … Continue reading

Try these new snacks!

chia pudding: 2 tbsp of chia seeds, 1 cup almond milk, cinnamon and set overnight. mix and eat! 1 slice ezekiel bread with 1/4 avocado 1/2 banana or apple with 1 tbsp of nut butter 8-10 crackers (ex:flaxseed) with 2 tbsp of goat cheese 3 tbsp of hummus and 1 tsp of olive oil with … Continue reading

Good pre-workout snacks

Depending on when you are working out and what type of workout, you might need a little snack before your training session. Here are some snacks that will provide you with enough energy to give 110%.  Pre-workout snacks should have a little protein, fat and carbohydrates to keep fueled for 60 mins of intense exercise. … Continue reading

Guilt-free Dessert!

Chef Meg’s Nutty Baked Apples with Raisins (Diabetic Friendly) Submitted by: CHEF_MEG Introduction What a sweet warm treat for a cold afternoon! This dish is like having a piece of apple pie but without the large amount of fat and carbs from the dough. The oats inside will trick your mind into thinking that you did … Continue reading

Tasty Turkey Burger!

  Spicy Chipotle Turkey Burgers By: mbaucum “With a chipotle chile pepper, mozzarella cheese and other seasonings, you will absolutely love this spicy, yet flavorful, burger!” Rate/Review | Read Reviews (386) Prep Time: 25 Min Cook Time: 10 Min Ready In: 35 Mins Original Recipe Yield 4 burgers Ingredients 1 pound ground turkey 1/2 … Continue reading

Crunchy Summertime Salad

Summer Coleslaw Ingredients 1/2 small head cabbage, shredded 2 carrots, shredded 1 cup snow peas, thinly sliced 1 cup radishes, thinly sliced 6 scallions, thinly sliced 2 tablespoons chopped, toasted hazelnuts 2 tablespoons chopped parsley 1 tablespoon poppy seeds Juice of 1/2 lemon 3 tablespoons hazelnut or extra-virgin olive oil 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon … Continue reading

Kale chips-the new super food!

Kale Chips (Makes 2 servings) 1 bunch kale (or 1/2 pound) 2 teaspoons good quality olive oil salt to taste Preheat oven to 375 F. Line rimmed cookie sheets (also called hotel pans) with parchment paper (see note below). Tear the leaves off the thick stems into chip sized pieces. An easy way to do … Continue reading