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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.

It’s Winter Soup Time! 3 Hearty Recipes, You’ll Love!
2 days ago

It’s Winter Soup Time! 3 Hearty Recipes, You’ll Love!

It is winter and except for a few of us who live in the tropics, most are experiencing some cold weather. We probably will not get snow where we live this year but the mornings are still very cold. The evenings are cold enough to enjoy a fire in our cozy living room. Read More

18 Ridiculously Simple Ways to Eat Healthy and Avoid Dieting After 60
1 week ago

18 Ridiculously Simple Ways to Eat Healthy and Avoid Dieting After 60

When actress Meryl Streep was recently asked to share her most important message for women, she kept it very simple: “Stop worrying about your weight.” Read More

Are You Sabotaging Your New Year’s Healthy Eating Resolution with Artificial Sweeteners?
2 weeks ago

Are You Sabotaging Your New Year’s Healthy Eating Resolution with Artificial Sweeteners?

It is that time of year again when you may be focusing on eating healthier. One way to accomplish this goal is avoiding, as much as possible, ‘empty calories,’ i.e., foods that are high in calories and low in nutrients your body needs to stay healthy. Read More

Top 10 Food Trends for 2020 – Will They Change Your Life?
1 month ago

Top 10 Food Trends for 2020 – Will They Change Your Life?

The start of every decade brings along promotions and trends of all sorts, many of which affect our food choices. Are you curious about the food trends expected to surface in 2020? Perhaps you have noticed some of them?
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Hosting a Party? Don’t Make Your Guests Sick
1 month ago

Hosting a Party? Don’t Make Your Guests Sick

When I host a party, I do my best to provide a variety of foods to allow my guests to choose at least a couple of options that meet their nutritional restrictions. I also ask my guests what food allergies or sensitivities they have so that I can make sure I avoid them. Read More

Enjoy Holiday Eating Without Gaining Weight With this Simple Mindset Hack
1 month ago

Enjoy Holiday Eating Without Gaining Weight With this Simple Mindset Hack

When you think of the holidays, is food one of the first things that comes to mind? Some of us can’t wait to cook, bake and eat all of those things we don’t make the rest of the year. Read More

Healthy Eating During Holidays: 5 Ways to Stay on Track This Year
1 month ago

Healthy Eating During Holidays: 5 Ways to Stay on Track This Year

As a child, I wanted nothing more than to sit with the grown-ups at the holiday table. But as the oldest of my four cousins and one brother, that was not possible. I was the designated President of the Little Table; the gatekeeper, if you will, between the two worlds. Read More

4 Ways to Add Healthier Foods to Your Holiday Parties This Year
1 month ago

4 Ways to Add Healthier Foods to Your Holiday Parties This Year

With the holiday season in full swing and parties abounding, it’s time to think about what dishes you will be serving – or bringing – to the next event. Too often we fall back on old standbys, such as cheesy dips, deep-fried appetizers…
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Can Fiber Fix Aging? 2 Surprising Ways Scientists Now Think the Answer is YES!
2 months ago

Can Fiber Fix Aging? 2 Surprising Ways Scientists Now Think the Answer is YES!

As a health-conscious 60-plus woman, you’re probably aware of importance a fiber-rich diet. So, you load up on the whole grains, veggies, avocados, berries, nuts and legumes…
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My Yummy Paleo Recipes and Ideas for a Complete Paleo Dinner
2 months ago

My Yummy Paleo Recipes and Ideas for a Complete Paleo Dinner

There are many specific diets you can select from depending on your health issues, choice or desired weight. Read More