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Healthy Eating

There’s an old saying that “you are what you eat.” When it comes to healthy eating, this is definitely true. If you want to experience healthy aging, you need to make sure that you are giving your body the fuel that it needs. In this section, we’ll discuss healthy recipes, nutrition for seniors and more.

Healthy Eating Mystery: What Are You REALLY Craving… and Why?
2 days ago

Healthy Eating Mystery: What Are You REALLY Craving… and Why?

To say that our relationship with food is complex is an understatement, especially when it comes to weight loss. If it was easy, I would put on my dietitian hat and tell you how many carbs, proteins and fats you should be eating. Read More

Healthy Summer Desserts: My Delicious Fruit and Yoghurt Whip and Chocolate Avocado Mousse
1 week ago

Healthy Summer Desserts: My Delicious Fruit and Yoghurt Whip and Chocolate Avocado Mousse

I have to admit that I rarely make desserts. We get our sugar fix with fruit, but every once in a while I decide it is time to enjoy a real dessert. Most of the desserts I do create include fruit, as it is a healthy and delicious way to get our servings of fruit. Read More

It’s Berry Season: 6 Good Reasons to Indulge – and Boost Your Health While You’re at It!
3 weeks ago

It’s Berry Season: 6 Good Reasons to Indulge – and Boost Your Health While You’re at It!

I admit it – I’m hooked. Not generally a greedy person, when I’m faced with bushes of free berries, I go nuts. Ballistic. I can’t stop myself. Not only that, but I can’t pass the berry display in the grocery store…
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A Recipe for Eggplant Delight and the Secret of Eating Healthfully While Saving Money
4 weeks ago

A Recipe for Eggplant Delight and the Secret of Eating Healthfully While Saving Money

It is so important for all of us to nourish our bodies with healthy choices in food. Being health oriented, I have spent years researching different foods, making sure we get adequate vitamins and minerals in our diet. Read More

Want to Stop Emotional Eating? Ask Yourself These 6 Questions
1 month ago

Want to Stop Emotional Eating? Ask Yourself These 6 Questions

Have you ever thought about the tiny number of things over which we have actual control? Read More

Let’s Talk Chicken Salads for Summer
1 month ago

Let’s Talk Chicken Salads for Summer

We eat a lot of chicken at our house. Chicken is always the ‘when in doubt’ food to cook for company. Most people like chicken and there are so many ways to cook it. Read More

The Pro-Aging Health Benefits of Cocoa and Chocolate
1 month ago

The Pro-Aging Health Benefits of Cocoa and Chocolate

How often do healthy foods actually taste good? The answer for me sits somewhere between “not often” and “never.” And then, there is cocoa. Not only is it delicious, cocoa is also packed with anti-aging goodness. No wonder that it has been named ‘the drink of the gods.’ Read More

Whole30 Diet Recipes: Shrimp Soup and Dover Filets with Chopped Vegetables
1 month ago

Whole30 Diet Recipes: Shrimp Soup and Dover Filets with Chopped Vegetables

It does seem like every so often a new type of diet is created, books are written, new recipes online and a new way to boost sales of different foods emerge. Read More

Easy Summertime Recipes: Quinoa Tabouli, Kale Smoothies and More!
1 month ago

Easy Summertime Recipes: Quinoa Tabouli, Kale Smoothies and More!

With summer here, are you looking for ways to eat well without heating up the kitchen? Salads are great, but if you’re pretty active you need something more substantial than lettuce, tomatoes and cucumbers to keep your energy up. Read More

Become an Amateur Mixologist with These Cool Summer Cocktails
2 months ago

Become an Amateur Mixologist with These Cool Summer Cocktails

The long, warm days of summer have arrived. There’s no better way to spend them than sipping your favorite beverage with friends, outdoors. As for me, I always love a refreshing seasonal cocktail. Read More