Turkey leftovers??? Try this :)

Based on Martha Stewart’s Turkey Chili recipe, this zippy, zesty addition to your crock pot or stove top is perfect any time of year. And because I love options, I’ve run the numbers for you based on whether you prefer no-beans, garbanzo and black … [Read more...]

Thinking of Smoking a Turkey?

  Smoking a turkey brings out a bird’s sultry side. Different than the standard styles of turkey preparations, smoking can be not only easy, but economical. Tips: Don’t use a huge bird. Because there’s a danger zone in keeping uncooked poultry … [Read more...]

Preventing/Dealing with Diabetes

  Diabetes today is considered a preventative “lifestyle disease.” This means that there are various lifestyle choices we have control of that can contribute to preventing or causing progression of diabetes. When it comes to … [Read more...]

Six Plant-Based Foods to try

Six Plant-Based Foods You Should Try Today By Vanessa Chamberlin The glorious thing about plant-based eating is that your grocery store or farmer’s market is full of an incredible array of foods, flavors, and textures that are just waiting to be … [Read more...]

If you have not tried this recipe yet, give it a go and let me know what you think!

Cabbage is not only good for you, thankfully, it’s tasty, too. Fairly easy to locate it in the produce aisle of your favorite supermarket, once blanched, you can make so many things with cabbage leaf wrappers, from egg rolls to little packages of … [Read more...]

Five Ways to Eat Clean on a Budget

Five Ways to Eat Clean on a Budget Celebrity Nutrition Expert Explains How You Can Eat Clean Without Breaking The Bank   You might think that only the Gwyneth Paltrows and Beyonces of the world can afford to eat clean. Not so, says … [Read more...]

You Need to Rest and Recover if You Want to Reap Results

 Why You Need to Rest and Recover if You Want to Reap Results According to the popular fitness mantra, you have to “train insane or remain the same.” Gym-goers and fitness fanatics live and die by this philosophy, making sure that they never miss … [Read more...]

Which Vitamins For Spring?

Which Vitamins For Spring? Compensation was provided by Walgreens via Mode Media. The opinions expressed herein are those of my own and are indicative of Walgreens.  People take for granted that they'll need to stock up on the vitamins during … [Read more...]

7 Health Problems You Didn’t Know Your Eye Doctor Can See First

Imagine walking in for a routine eye exam only to discover you had cancer, hypertension, or even Lupus… These are just a few of health problems you may not know your eye doctor can spot the early symptoms for.    7 Health Problems You Didn’t … [Read more...]

Effects of Sugar on Skin

Anti-Glycation: the Next Level in the Battle Against Aging Things Everyone Should Know About the Effects of Sugar on Skin Most people today know antioxidants to be an effective method of fighting age, but few are aware of the biological process … [Read more...]

Fight Fatigue!

Don’t close your eyes just yet. LIVESTRONG contributor & MEN’S HEALTH “Fittest Women of Instagram” July 2014 pick, Nikki Sharp has 10 ways to boost energy and fight fatigue without hitting the sack. Get some sun - Sunlight boosts our … [Read more...]

The most diabetes-friendly destination in the world…

Santa Barbara: The Most Diabetes-Friendly Destination In The World? William Sansum Diabetes Center partners with local restaurants and pharmacies to offer unparalleled diabetes resources for visitors and residents alike SANTA BARBARA, Calif. … [Read more...]

5 Tips for Traveling with Allergies

5 Tips for Traveling with Allergies from Tonya Winders, CEO of Allergy & Asthma Network Plan early and choose hotels wisely. Understand your allergic triggers and research the best accommodations based on those needs. For example, having a … [Read more...]

How I #FoundMyFit

We are all very busy and we all have plenty of excuses not to work out. I feel like I have plenty of valid excuses but I realize that there is at least 30 minutes a day that I can manage a little workout. I am a very good procrastinator but my high … [Read more...]

10 Ways To Burn 200 Calories In Less Than An Hour

10 Ways To Burn 200 Calories In Less Than An Hour To many, weight loss can seem like a daunting battle, especially if you are not seeing the results you want and doing activities you don’t like to do! Celebrity personal trainer, Joey Thurman, … [Read more...]