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How To Hide Vegetables

How To Hide Vegetables

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How To Hide Vegetables

Vegetables are a food that we all need to consume. I know, it's hard. I didn't eat vegetables as a child, and if I did, it was from a can. Which may be better than anything, but it ...

Vegetables are a food that we all need to consume. I know, it's hard. I didn't eat vegetables as a child, and if I did, it was from a can. Which may be better than anything, but it took some time to appreciate the flavor and health. Vegetables are tough.  I know I had to sta ...

Living Healthy Without Rules & One Year Of Blogging

Living Healthy Without Rules & One Year Of Blogging

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Living Healthy Without Rules & One Year Of Blogging

I have been a "blogger" now for one year! Honestly I never thought I'd still be doing this since it took years of my husband convincing me to start a blog. I spent years ...

I have been a "blogger" now for one year! Honestly I never thought I'd still be doing this since it took years of my husband convincing me to start a blog. I spent years pursuing and working in a career that wasn't for me. Fortunately I am a stay a home mom now and have ...

How I Save Money For Healthier Food

How I Save Money For Healthier Food

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How I Save Money For Healthier Food

What's important to you? I imagine it's to live a healthy, fulfilling life. In order to be our healthiest when lacking funds, we need to save money in other ways. I hear so of ...

What's important to you? I imagine it's to live a healthy, fulfilling life. In order to be our healthiest when lacking funds, we need to save money in other ways. I hear so often that people say it's too expensive to eat healthy. Make healthy eating a priority and cut u ...

Stop “Trying” To Lose Weight

Stop “Trying” To Lose Weight

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Stop “Trying” To Lose Weight

The true motivation behind a weight loss journey determines success.  We are all real people who need to get our lives back instead of obsessing over weight los ...

The true motivation behind a weight loss journey determines success.  We are all real people who need to get our lives back instead of obsessing over weight loss.  What are you trying to lose weight for? You can lose weight without dieting by simply by ch ...

Magnesium

Magnesium

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Magnesium

"Drink more milk to strengthen your bones", they say. All that milk you’re drinking for your bones and teeth? Not effective unless you have magnesium too. Magnesium is not present ...

"Drink more milk to strengthen your bones", they say. All that milk you’re drinking for your bones and teeth? Not effective unless you have magnesium too. Magnesium is not present in milk enough to where it is beneficial. The benefits of magnesium are numerous, but the top o ...

What Fats Are Best For Cooking?

What Fats Are Best For Cooking?

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What Fats Are Best For Cooking?

Choosing a healthy cooking fat is important. The fats that are least refined and in a natural form are preferable. Healthy cooking fats also tend to be saturated in natur ...

Choosing a healthy cooking fat is important. The fats that are least refined and in a natural form are preferable. Healthy cooking fats also tend to be saturated in nature, which we have been told is bad for us. Contrary to popular belief, saturated fats do have benefit ...

How to Eat Healthy On A Budget

How to Eat Healthy On A Budget

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How to Eat Healthy On A Budget

An argument I often hear is "eating healthy is so expensive". I'm here to tell you that you can eat healthy on a budget. It's all about good choices, planning, and avoiding package ...

An argument I often hear is "eating healthy is so expensive". I'm here to tell you that you can eat healthy on a budget. It's all about good choices, planning, and avoiding packaged foods. Making good choices with food goes well with making good choices financially. Read my post ...

Shameless Sugar
sugar industry shifted blame to fat

Shameless Sugar

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Shameless Sugar

Most of us know sugar is bad for us. That doesn't stop the sugar industry from shifting blame to fat and marketing to our vulnerable minds and eager taste buds. A study was ...

Most of us know sugar is bad for us. That doesn't stop the sugar industry from shifting blame to fat and marketing to our vulnerable minds and eager taste buds. A study was recently published in the Journal of the American Medical Association stating that years ...

Sleep

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Sleep

I want to talk about another piece of this "health" business that we don't seem to think much about: the importance of sleep. After all, there just aren't enough hours in ...

I want to talk about another piece of this "health" business that we don't seem to think much about: the importance of sleep. After all, there just aren't enough hours in the day... Do you realize the impact sleep has on health and weight loss? The importan ...

The First Step to Your Best Health

The First Step to Your Best Health

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The First Step to Your Best Health

What is the best way to get healthy? Why does it have to be so complicated? Everyone hears and gives different information. There's hundreds of diets out there claiming to be ...

What is the best way to get healthy? Why does it have to be so complicated? Everyone hears and gives different information. There's hundreds of diets out there claiming to be the best, saying they will get us healthy. There is one thing we can all agree on: real food is best ...