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Power Snacks

We don’t know why, but snacking seems to be a controversial topic. One one side of the argument, you have people who say that snacking will ruin your appetite and cause you to gain weight. On the other side, snacking … Continue reading

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Are you a Social Snacker?

You know the type of girl – she can’t say  “no” to doughnuts at the morning meeting, nor to cake for the office birthday celebration, and definitely not to hot wings at happy hour. Is that you? Well, all of … Continue reading

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10 Ways to Slim Your Habits

Spring has officially arrived, which means that bikini-beach season will be here in about 3 months! If you feel like your best body is hiding under the winter layers, it’s time to get started. You know that losing weight means burning … Continue reading

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Soba Noodles, Crab, Avocado with Scallion Vinaigrette

Aaah, spring is in the air. Time to lighten up your meals. You want your meals to be well-balanced, with good carbs, lean protein, and healthy fats, so you can walk away from your meal feeling energetic, not weighed-down. And … Continue reading

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More Protein, Less Refined Starch

You want to lose weight, but are so confused by all of the information out there. Is it really calories in and calories out? Does the type of food you choose make a difference? Well, a newer study hopes to … Continue reading

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8 Secrets to Portion Control

You’ve heard it before – one of the easiest things you can do to overhaul your diet, without giving up everything you love, is to scale back on the portions. Kind of like having your cake and eating it too, … Continue reading

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STOP Your Late Night Eating

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

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The TV Diet

When you think of things that go together, what comes to mind? Fred and Wilma, Lucy and Ethel, cookies and milk, peanut butter and jelly. What about watching TV and snacking? Are we right? When you sit down at night … Continue reading

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Are Low-Fat Foods a Healthy Choice?

Do you remember the low-fat and fat-free food craze that swept the nation back in the ’80s and ’90s? Pretty much everything possible was turned into a “fat-free” version – cookies, doughnuts, cheese, sour cream, mayo, salad dressing, and lunch … Continue reading

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Super Bowl Survival Guide

Hey football fans! Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that the biggest football game of the season is in THREE DAYS! Whether you’re hosting or attending a party, you’ll be surrounded by all sorts of waistline-expanding food. … Continue reading

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