Living healthy is not just for adults, but everyone. Even if one person needs to lose weight in a family, the entire group can benefit from eating a bit better. Here are some ideas for healthy snacks for the family. Snacking is necessary. Many think that snacking is what kills your diet and ruins all of your hard work, but that is not the truth. In fact, many eating...

I have recipe block.  It’s strange, as I go through times where I can make up creative recipes and then it just stops. Well, while I have this block, I continue to enjoy making recipes of others. I think my life has just changed so much since my dog of 17 1/2 years passed away in May. Cooking and having my other dog are the only two things that seem to help...

I am a huge fan of potatoes but so many people claim potatoes are not good for you, hence the carbs. But, if you cook it in a healthy way, and eat in moderation, it fills you up great!  This recipe from Eating Well, surely does that. I had nothing to change other than baking the potatoes because microwaving is not my thing, and slightly reducing the cheese. No complaints...

So you want to make the transition to eating healthier, “real” food – first of all, good for you! This is a very important decision you’ve made, and you’ve made the right one. It can be hard to know where to start, though. You might be concerned about how you’re going to feed your family this way, and what they will think about...

Do you love soup? Me too. It is a simple way to get a full meal of meat and veggies all in one dish. This soup is light with lots of flavor. Ideal for lunch, so make a batch and take it to work with you. Chicken soup is good for the soul! Print Asian Style Chicken Soup Rating: 51 Servings: 6Calories...

Whole grains are extremely nutritious offering benefits such as: * Maintaining weight * Fighting off heart disease * Keeping the cholesterol level low * Maintaining regularity * Keeping a healthy metabolism Fiber, B vitamins, magnesium, and iron are just a few of the extra value-packed nutritional benefits of grains. Many people are aware of the most common grains...

For several years now, the smoothie has been all the rage. However, some smoothies have good intentions but do not taste very good at all. As a matter of fact, the more healthy ingredients you have in a smoothie, sometimes the less taste there is to offer. However, not all smoothies have to be full of high sugar fruits or bitter vegetables. If you combine the right...

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I saw this recipe on a TV show, but it was for mini appetizers.  My mouth was watering, so I decided to make a few changes to it and create flatbread tuna melts. This is one of the best lunches I make with tuna, and sometimes I eat it for dinner. It’s just so darn good! Print Rosemary Tuna Melt Rating:...

Posted on May 28 2014 - 7:23am by lowfatchick
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I fell in love with lettuce wraps after tasting PF Chang’s lettuce wraps. This was years ago and so once I learned how to make them, I started trying to make other types of lettuce wraps.  This recipe is one of my favorite wraps, as it is conveniently cooked in a Crock Pot. You can top it off with siracha, if you like extra spice like me, or you can eat as...