Tahini is very fatty, yet surprisingly nutritious unlike most refined oils which are strictly empty calorie. For example, it has Omega 6 fatty acids, but you don't want to over do it with this one. Omega 3 fatty acids will help keep things in balance. 'Tahini is ground sesame seeds having nutrients like Thiamine, Vitamin … Continue reading Health Giving Reasons Using Tahini Salad Dressing
I eat this particular brand of salad each day. Their lettuce is washed and always fresh. I use it up pretty fast, as I use one bag at a time requiring a very big bowl. Many people don't even eat one small salad a week. For that matter, they may eat little fruit if any … Continue reading Why Eating 2 Bags Of 5 Leaf Salad A Day Is A Healthy Habit Worth Keeping…
My body was trying to tell me something. When I used to eat bags and bags of chips each week, I was also overdosing on sodium. Getting rid of the excess salt is taxing on the body. 'I remember getting remarks when I was young salting my food heavily. I think that was because my … Continue reading How I Finally Knew I Was Consuming Too Much Salt And Needed To Cut Back
Vegetarians can make the mistake of not getting enough calories during the day. To compensate, they may crave fatty foods like eating more seeds, nuts and avocados. But, if you eat salads and drizzle olive oil, you are in the same boat. We don't want to let our health sink. You might be feeling tired … Continue reading Keeping Trim And Fit: Reducing Risk Of Heart Disease With Plant Based Diets
The truth is that if we are not willing to change our eating habits, things will remain the same. We need a motivational factor in our lives to change making bad food choices. Maybe, I can help in choosing the right food to eat. After all, I know how to lose 50 pounds, because I've … Continue reading My Secret To How I Lost 50 Pounds And Got Healthier Eating More…
In my twenties, I found I got heart burn after eating meat with potatoes. And, then there was the Sunday greasy breakfast of pancakes or waffles with butter and syrup, hash browns, sausage, bacon and egg and cheese omelette. I am surprised I survived to a ripe old age through all the abuse of my … Continue reading Why Eat These With Those And Not With That?
You've heard the old expression 'you are what you eat'? It is so true. Your health and life depends upon what you eat. While we are bombarded by pizza and hamburger commercials, it makes us think this food is OK for human consumption. After all, everyone eats it, right? So, it must be healthful. They … Continue reading 4 Healthful Reasons To Eat Berries Everyday
I think everyone worries about the question 'what if' about something in life. For me at least, I want to try to cover all bases when it comes to my health. You know, 'if' one loses his health he loses it all. So, the best measure to take is preventative in nature. I don't mean … Continue reading Why One Green Smoothie A Day (like an apple) May Keep The Doctor Away
From what I've read, your body has enough vitamin B12 stored up possibly lasting 3-5 years. I have wondered why that if we need small amounts of it, why they sell bottles that have 500 mcg and over? But, there might be a good reason they are doing so... Nevertheless, I have been a vegetarian … Continue reading Vitamin B12 Supplements: Do You Need To Take Them?
Again, where does one go to get the right information on weight loss, improving ones health and living longer? It's anyone's guess. There are many sources that claim they have all the answers, but be sure to take a look at what you think is motivating them. Are they a big company and what are … Continue reading Want To Be ‘Fit For Life’? What I Found…