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 Positive Self Talk Improves Weight Loss (And, Brings Good Things)

Your internal dialogue can make you happy or depressed. It's so easy to overlook how we talk to ourselves. So many things we've told ourselves in the past we have long forgotten. That's why it's a good idea to begin monitoring consciously how we speak to ourselves. Our thinking often goes on automatic pilot. No … Continue reading Why Positive Self Talk Improves Weight Loss (And, Brings Good Things)

How To Use Your Mind To Lose Weight And Get Happier

It's very down to earth how to use your mind to lose weight. First, you must know how much you want to lose and what you want to weigh. A good way to find out about what you should weigh is to use the BMI calculator on the CDC site. Another good Idea that I've … Continue reading How To Use Your Mind To Lose Weight And Get Happier

The Diet And Weight Loss Resolution Solution

The media and the popular books have changed the way people view diet and weight loss. In the recent past low fat diets were said to be the way to weight loss. There were also the high protein diets and low carb diets. Every time you look around, there's a new fad diet popping up. … Continue reading The Diet And Weight Loss Resolution Solution

Sensible Weight Loss Strategies That Worked For Me

There's a million and one weight loss sites, fad diets and scams on the internet that make promises. But, how does one learn what works and what doesn't? I learned strategies along the way without them. What works is thinking for yourself, experimentation and your own research. 'When you begin losing weight, the best way … Continue reading Sensible Weight Loss Strategies That Worked For Me

Low Calorie Healthy Foods for Weight Loss, Health and Longevity

There is much disagreement over weight loss and the healthiest food to eat among researchers. One doctor will say either something entirely different from another or at the very least, something slightly different. Nevertheless, I have seen a few who agree. 'It's a real guessing game which diet is the best for us humans. I … Continue reading Low Calorie Healthy Foods for Weight Loss, Health and Longevity

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? For example, there are tubers like potatoes, grains and legumes like … Continue reading Will Eating Starchy Food Make You Fat?

Your ‘Vegetarian’ guide to healthy weight loss

The research is there proving you can lose weight, get healthier and live longer eating a vegetarian based diet. It works for me. My weight loss story, here. Yet, in the meantime, we can change our ways of eating if you are willing to adopt a new lifestyle. Eating more fruits and vegetables is recommended … Continue reading Your ‘Vegetarian’ guide to healthy weight loss

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 health and weight loss. I didn't want to try out another expensive unnecessary and potentially health destroying fad diet plan! 'Fad diets are not the best way to lose weight and keep it off … Continue reading How I lost fifty pounds eating more! (and, got healthier…)

Plant based whole food: The way to weight loss, better health and longer life

You've likely heard confusing information about what 'vegetarians and vegans' are and may not know the true difference between the two. More importantly, some of their food choices are health destroyers. For example, a frosted doughnut qualifies as 'vegan and vegetarian'. Doughnuts are deep-fried in 'trans fat'. No good. Did you know that trans fat … Continue reading Plant based whole food: The way to weight loss, better health and longer life