I think I’ve mentioned here before that I’m a big fan of chocolate. Believe it or not, chocolate is a healthy treat, as long as you choose wisely. Not only does it taste great, but have you ever wondered why you feel so good when you eat chocolate? Turns out chocolate is known to give you an…

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This pasta dish is packed full of nutrition and has been one of my family favorites! I now make it in a healthy version by using Spelt Pasta. (My favorite brand) Here is an amazing tidbit – A plate full of whole grain spelt pasta can provide as much as half of the USDA recommended guidelines for…

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If you are in a bad mood or experiencing moodiness from premenstrual syndrome (PMS) there is a tendency to head to the refrigerator to scavenge for junk food. Research shows that continual bad moods or women who experience moodiness from PMS may have an underlying condition where calcium isn’t used properly by the body during times of…

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The best tip we can give is to be prepared. The more you are prepared, the more successful you will be at maintaining your weight. Always be prepared to make healthy choices! If you are traveling by air, be very prepared as airports are not the healthiest place to find food. Even the little convenience…

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Cucumbers are enriched with nutrients like folic acid, vitamins A and C. They contain a high concentration of caffeic and ascorbic acids. These agents fasten the overall metabolism and prevent water retention. The skin of cucumber is a good source of molybdenum, magnesium, silica and potassium apart from trace minerals like silica so I like to…

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This easy roasted chicken dish will look and smell like you spent hours preparing! Use different vegetables for a variety depending on your family’s tastes or what you have in the fridge! I love to add sweet potatoes, green beans, corn zucchini, etc. Add a side salad to make this dinner a complete healthy meal.…

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