Is It Healthier Not Eating Potatoes, Rice And Wheat Bread? Maybe, Maybe Not. Here’s Why We May Never Know…

For the longest time, I was unsure about what I am about to say. But, through many years I have experimented eating potatoes, rice and wheat. Yet, I still am not sure without a speck of doubt one way or the other. Yet, each one does have questionable pros and cons... 'In pretending we were … Continue reading Is It Healthier Not Eating Potatoes, Rice And Wheat Bread? Maybe, Maybe Not. Here’s Why We May Never Know…

How Do You Know Which Diet, Health and Weight Loss Information Is True or Not?

I grapple with this often. Who do you believe? Who is the ultimate authority on health and weight loss, and will he please stand up or raise his hand? I don't see anyone! But, many do profess they are the authority. Yet, when so many doctors and sources of information disagree or contradict each other, … Continue reading How Do You Know Which Diet, Health and Weight Loss Information Is True or Not?

When Do You Know Your Diet Is ‘Helping or Hurting’ You? What To Look For…

There are a few obvious clues as to whether your diet is helping you or not. How do you feel? Do you feel as good as you used to? Maybe, you really never felt that good at all. Do you go to the doctor all the time with every ache and pain? Are you too … Continue reading When Do You Know Your Diet Is ‘Helping or Hurting’ You? What To Look For…

Valid Reasons Why I Now Avoid Starchy Foods Like Rice, Grain And Potatoes

I avoid all starchy grains (rice, corn, wheat, barley, rye, quinoa and all the others) and tubers like potatoes these days. Why? It's what they do to my body. It seems that the longer I am a vegetarian, the sooner my body gives clues to what to eat and not. I have been experimenting eating … Continue reading Valid Reasons Why I Now Avoid Starchy Foods Like Rice, Grain And Potatoes

The Spiritual Aspect Being Vegetarian

I don't know if it's because I'm getting older or that I have been a vegetarian for many years that it seems I have become more spiritual. I seek spirituality much of the time. Did I turn into a feeble old man who is filled with regrets? I sometimes wonder... Did the way I eat … Continue reading The Spiritual Aspect Being Vegetarian

3 Healthy Reasons To Read Ingredient Labels On Salsa, Ketchup, Mustard And Other Condiments…

As you may have already gathered, I love potatoes! I talk about them all the time. Actually, they're my all time favorite food. Why so? I don't know, they just have that taste, I crave... They can be fried, baked or mashed. I bake potato wedges in the oven once in awhile and love dipping … Continue reading 3 Healthy Reasons To Read Ingredient Labels On Salsa, Ketchup, Mustard And Other Condiments…

Why To Not Eat Bread Anymore, And Other ‘So Called Healthy Foods’ You Didn’t Expect…

Some of us have a reaction to certain foods we eat. And, when we finally identify which ones they are for certain, we will know to always avoid them. I think at least, for me, the gluten in wheat bothers me in a couple of ways... Wheat may possibly affect you the same, but you … Continue reading Why To Not Eat Bread Anymore, And Other ‘So Called Healthy Foods’ You Didn’t Expect…

Still Feeling Lousy After Losing Weight? Possible Reasons Why…

As we look around, we will find trim people who aren't looking so healthy. Why is this so? There could be any number of causes. But, I can only speak for me. We've all been told by the mainstream media what we should eat. They say over and over certain foods are healthy. But, later … Continue reading Still Feeling Lousy After Losing Weight? Possible Reasons Why…

Learning To Listen To Your ‘Gut’ (Intuition) For Better Physical and Mental Health

I have learned to listen to my 'hunches' I feel in my gut. This is intuition. If you are intuitive about things in life like some of us naturally are, you will do better than you would otherwise. Trusting your gut can actually save your life. That's what it was made for. So, if we … Continue reading Learning To Listen To Your ‘Gut’ (Intuition) For Better Physical and Mental Health

‘Something’ Told Me Stop Eating Rice! (why I listened)

You know, I have learned that when you get that feeling something isn't quite right, it probably isn't. Why is this so? You get a quiet 'hint' down in your 'gut'. That's why 'intuition' is sometimes called your 'gut feeling'. I have learned to listen to it. It's a very small quiet voice that often … Continue reading ‘Something’ Told Me Stop Eating Rice! (why I listened)