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The Virtues of Eating Simply, Living Simply

I would think most everyone would want their lives to be less complicated. The less complex, the more time we get for other things we cherish. For example, this might mean you have more time to spend with your kids. Although, with that, depending upon what age, they'd probably enjoy being with their friends more …

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Simple steamed broccoli with potato, sautéed onion and mushrooms recipe

To succeed on a diet of plant based whole food (where I lost almost fifty pounds and got healthier) you need to look at it like a permanent lifestyle change. And, it is just that. Believe it or not, eating this way changes your whole viewpoint or perspective on the world. I used to be …

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Lentil soup recipe: Healthy protein without the meat!

You want to find and keep recipes you really like looking forward to cooking. This lentil soup recipe is simple. I like easy. You can cook it all in a large slow cooker and have it ready to eat in about eight hours. Lentils are nutritious like beans. Legumes include beans, peas and lentils. They …

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How to lose weight and keep it off, forever!

The US is a youth based culture. Being trim and fit and looking good is the number one priority for many of us. Everyone wants the secret to lose weight. But, the secret is simple and free to those who look beyond all the weight loss hype. The surprise is, that it costs only what …

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The ‘3 benefits’ of eating vegetarian food: Weight loss, better health and longer life!

I lost almost fifty pounds eating vegetarian food. It wasn't hard, but it took time and patience. I did have a few setbacks with temptation drawing me back to the old way of eating. The theme of this website is not only losing weight, but that you receive two other benefits from eating a whole food plant based diet. One, …

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Healthy Meals

How you eat can help you lose weight. I have found that healthy meals are composed entirely of fruits and vegetables. The healthiest anyone can eat is consuming a whole food plant based diet. Healthy means are also delicious and satisfying. They fill you up and make you feel content. I eat very simply. My …

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Weight Loss Calculator

You don't need a weight loss calculator as long as you eat right. You can eventually toss it out the window! What you eat is whole food. This is fruits and vegetables (unprocessed and mostly uncooked without added sugar, salt or fat.) I lost forty pounds, got healthier in general and my blood pressure lowered dramatically. Can't beat that for …

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Why am I not Losing Weight? What food to avoid…

Why am I not losing weight? You could be craving calories. If you are overweight, you are used to more calories than you need. You could be eating too many refined or processed foods with low nutrition and empty calories. This is your body's way of seeking more nutrition. Hunger. Spikes in blood sugar from refined sugar …

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