Going Vegetarian for 1 Week: Is Losing Weight and Getting Healthier For You?

Whether we think so or not, life actually is one big experiment. And, it seems to me at least that by the time you ‘get it’ you are old and gray like me and can’t do anything about it. You only get one stab at life and can’t replay it to undo all the mistakes you made. Continue reading “Going Vegetarian for 1 Week: Is Losing Weight and Getting Healthier For You?”

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Will Eating Starchy Food Make You Fat?

I know I keep bringing up starch. It’s because I keep wondering if eating starchy foods is healthy for us humans. I really want to know for sure if it’s really good for me or not. But, which foods are the good starchy foods? Continue reading “Will Eating Starchy Food Make You Fat?”

The Diet You Love: Is it ‘really’ Loving You back?

In my articles on losing weight, getting healthier and living longer, you will remember me saying that what tastes good isn’t necessarily good for you. Continue reading “The Diet You Love: Is it ‘really’ Loving You back?”

The importance of Acid/Alkaline balance in diet

Vibrant or poor health depends upon what foods we eat. You might have lost weight and feel somewhat better, but not have all the energy you need.

Somehow, you know you could be healthier, but don’t understand what the Continue reading “The importance of Acid/Alkaline balance in diet”

Steamed vegetarian ‘spicy’ peanut spring cabbage rolls

I don’t know about you, but I just love cabbage. On the other hand, my wife hates it, so it’s hard to cook for her, as I am the self-appointed chef around the house.

As I write, I have finished eating these cabbage rolls. I was the Guinea pig! So now, I think they’re good enough to share. I am no longer eating refined Continue reading “Steamed vegetarian ‘spicy’ peanut spring cabbage rolls”

Why a ‘low carb high fat’ diet fails and ‘high carb low fat’ wins every time

There are so many diets, how would anyone know which one was healthiest? So, what about a ‘low carb high fat diet’? All tastes for food are acquired. But, you can change your taste buds gradually, even though culture dictates which foods we eat. For example, you can add Continue reading “Why a ‘low carb high fat’ diet fails and ‘high carb low fat’ wins every time”

How I lost fifty pounds eating more! (and, got healthier…)

I lost fifty pounds. I never knew it’s the food. Yet, no matter where I turned, there was conflicting, false and misleading information about  Continue reading “How I lost fifty pounds eating more! (and, got healthier…)”

Healthy salad recipes you will love!

You don’t need a million salad recipes to have an enjoyable salad experience every day. This is because I put just about everything under the sun in my salad, as long as it doesn’t come from Continue reading “Healthy salad recipes you will love!”

Healthy diet foods: They taste better than you think!

What exactly are healthy diet foods? You probably know from the holidays by how you feel after a big meal in that it wouldn’t be healthy eating that way all the time.

Although, we don’t hear too much about a high protein diet not being healthy, (causing kidney problems, rheumatoid arthritis and gout) we do hear that too much Continue reading “Healthy diet foods: They taste better than you think!”