When you are cutting out refined, processed carbs and trying to eat a lower carb lifestyle, one of the toughest things to kick are desserts. If you have a serious sweet tooth, like I do, you have to find alternatives that taste great but don’t throw off your balanced eating goals. Here are 15 recipes […]
Asha lost 74 pounds
Weight Loss Journey: Asha lost 74 pounds. High blood pressure and weight gain led her to reflect on her own mortality, and on the early passing of her mother due to heart attack. She took action to change her lifestyle because “time stops for no one”. Check out what she shared with us. Time stops for […]
Blackberry Cheesecake Smoothie
Looking for a low calorie, high protein smoothie that will help tame your sweet tooth? We’ve got the smoothie for you. 261 calories and 30.5 grams of protein. Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 6 mins Total time: 16 mins Serves: 1 serving High protein, low calorie smoothie. Great for cheesecake lovers. Ingredients ½ cup vanilla […]
Healthy Sweet Tooth: What Can I Use Instead Of Sugar?
It sounds good in theory but the agonizing reality of transitioning to a healthy lifestyle eventually smacks us in the face. Frantic, we conduct our own research, hoping to uncover that hidden gem that will make the process easy. We go scouring the earth for that diamond in the rough- you know, that one study […]
What Makes Processed Sugar Addictive?
Is Processed Sugar Addictive? There has been a lot of discussion and debate over whether sugar is truly “addictive”. What has been proven is that the brain reacts to sugar in the same way that it does to some addictive drugs. It is true that the more sugar you eat, the more you will crave it. […]