Weight Loss

How to Enjoy Holiday Treats without Fattening Up

by in Bonnie Pfiester, Diabetes, Holistic Nutrition Tips, Kitchen Sink, Motivation, Weight Loss December 5, 2010

By Bonnie Pfiester, Fitness Trainer Everyone knows it’s easy to gain weight over the Holidays. Christmas parties and yummy treats seem to replace exercise and healthy food. Once high calorie foods are in our view it’s hard to get them out of our head. Although most people admit going off their diet this time of […]

The 17 Grooviest Green Foods

by in Anti-Aging, Anti-Inflammatory, Best, Constipation, Dehydration, Detox, Fruits and Veggies, Holistic Nutrition Tips, Kitchen Sink, Liver Support, Olive Oil, Raw Foods Diet, Superfoods, Weight Loss, Whole Foods Diet March 18, 2010

#1 Cabbage: Of course since we are celebrating St. Patties Day we MUST celebrate cabbage! Recently I went to an Irish Pub and ordered corned beef and cabbage, and was horrified to find out that the beef is “corned” because it is brined with corn sized pieces of salt! Hold the corned beef, but keep […]

Aunt Sally’s $10,000 Chicken Recipe Gets a Makeover

by in Kitchen Sink, Recipes, Weight Loss, Wheat Free/Gluten Free, Whole Foods Diet, Whole Foods Makeover March 17, 2010

My Aunt Sally won $10,000 for this recipe, plus it is lowfat, simple, and delicious! This is my slightly healthier spin on it as I use olive oil instead of butter, brown rice instead of white, and lowfat sour cream rather than full fat. Preparation: Rinse and trim fat off four boneless skinless chicken breasts Marinate […]

The Tough Economic Times Diet

by in Diets, Fruits and Veggies, Holistic Nutrition Tips, Kitchen Cost Cutters, Kitchen Sink, Unfulfilled Consumerism, Weight Loss, Whole Foods Diet December 5, 2009

By Dr. Nicole Sundene Jay Leno joked last night that “the economy was so bad that women in LA had to resort to diet and exercise to look good.” I couldn’t help but chuckle at that one.  Because the REAL dark irony is that a whole food diet and lifestyle will help you look a […]