How using your ‘Salt Shaker’ can Reduce Daily Sodium Intake…

Some of us have to watch our sodium as we get older. High blood pressure can sneak up on you without you even knowing. And, it can prove to be deadly. Weight gain can cause our blood pressure to go up. It is best advised by the health authorities to try to keep it in … Continue reading How using your ‘Salt Shaker’ can Reduce Daily Sodium Intake…

Ultimate Food for Health and Weight Loss: Plant Based or Dash Diet? Facts I Found Out…

What's more important? Is it how our food tastes or good health and weight loss? Why not all the above? People see everything differently and place their own importance on what they want out of life. I can only talk about my viewpoint. So, what matters most to me since I am the writer for … Continue reading Ultimate Food for Health and Weight Loss: Plant Based or Dash Diet? Facts I Found Out…

How To Feast on Grandma’s Holiday Meals and Not Gain A Pound

Of course, food isn't inherently evil. But, we don't like an upset stomach from overeating on the holidays. Discomfort and bodily pain is a sign we need to listen to. 'I have learned what the healthiest diet on the planet is. People in cultures who are trim, healthy and live the longest eat mostly plant … Continue reading How To Feast on Grandma’s Holiday Meals and Not Gain A Pound

Wonderful reasons why healthy weight loss can promote much better health

Yes, there are skinny people who are not healthy, but what food do they eat? If they are vegetarians, you might see a bag of chips and soda in their hands. They might go through the day eating way too few calories feeding their starving bodies with handfuls of cookies or picking at their food … Continue reading Wonderful reasons why healthy weight loss can promote much better health

Why Slight Weight Loss May Bring Big Health Benefits…

As I've said earlier, I lost 50 pounds in a year. That's sizable weight loss. But, losing even less could bring big health benefits. It's encouraging once you begin seeing the pounds peel off. Shirts and pants fit better and belt notches loosen. "Healthy weight loss isn’t just about a 'diet' or 'program'. It’s about … Continue reading Why Slight Weight Loss May Bring Big Health Benefits…

Key Elements To Permanent Healthy Weight Loss (Simplified)

This is just an updated reminder that if we follow a few proven principles, we will lose weight and keep it off. How so? Maintaining the weight you lost is kind of a balancing act. You need to basically burn up more calories than you take in. And, how I do it is eating foods … Continue reading Key Elements To Permanent Healthy Weight Loss (Simplified)

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…

Pinto Beans, Basmati Brown Rice, Sautéed Onions, Corn And Mexican Salsa Recipe

You'd be surprised how good eating simply tastes. When I hadn't eaten my beans with rice for awhile, and when I tried this recipe, I remembered what I had been missing. I bought a different brand salsa and it made a big difference in taste. 'The nutrient composition of dry beans makes them ideally suited … Continue reading Pinto Beans, Basmati Brown Rice, Sautéed Onions, Corn And Mexican Salsa Recipe

Why Pan Frying Hash Browns With No Oil Is Healthier And Just As Tasty

I pan fry my hash browns without oil in a 'no stick' coated pan. I didn't realize you could actually make hash browns and cut up potatoes have a crusty coating cooking with no oil. But, you can. Living without oil to fry your food isn't hard doing. Just don't buy it at the store … Continue reading Why Pan Frying Hash Browns With No Oil Is Healthier And Just As Tasty

13 Healthy Reasons Why We Should Eat Steamed Broccoli Every Day

I have always loved the pungent taste of broccoli. But, I was introduced to it in those boiling bags smothered in cheese sauce. Sometimes, the health benefits of what you eat are neutralized by something added that is way too salty and oily. How do we fix this? The healthiest way I know to eat … Continue reading 13 Healthy Reasons Why We Should Eat Steamed Broccoli Every Day