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Quesadillas. They provide cheesy goodness on top of a load of calories. They really are like pizza without any sauce- which means while tasting delicious, they don’t have much nutritional value. However, we cannot cut quesadillas out of our lives. … Continue reading
We are so excited that we just entered cherry season! Eating fresh cherries brings back so many wonderful childhood memories of summertime – swimming, playing with friends, and of course, spitting those pits. But did you know that cherries are … Continue reading
You’ve heard it over and over again – breakfast is the most important meal of the day! So, now you make sure you eat a smart meal every morning. Congrats! Then it’s off to work or school, or a busy … Continue reading
Most women we know consume a significant chunk of their calories after 8 p.m. Why is late-night binging or grazing so common and what can you do about it? The major reason why we stuff ourselves so late at night is … Continue reading
It’s a meatless night! What will you be cooking? We’re making our Black Bean Cakes. Black beans are jam-packed full of nutrition and are so delicious. When we’re in a hurry, we just open a can of beans, rinse and … Continue reading
As you know, February is National Heart Month. You also know that heart disease is the #1 killer of women. High blood pressure, high cholesterol, low HDL (“good” cholesterol), high triglycerides, high LDL (“bad” cholesterol), elevated CRP (measure of inflammation … Continue reading
Did you know that every 60 seconds a wife, mother, sister, grandmother, daughter, or friend dies from a stroke, heart attack, or other form of heart disease? Heart disease is the number one killer of women. So, what can you … Continue reading