Category Archives: Nutrition

The holiday season is just round the corner and for many people it is time to celebrate with family and friends. Unfortunately this is also the time of the year when people over eat and gain weight. On average, this holiday binge eating leads to an extra gain of 1-3 pounds each year and while it may not seem much, over a lifetime it can easily add up to 20+ pounds!  Eating during the holidays does not have to lead to an enlarged waistline; this.
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Food for thought as you enter another holiday season: This simple phrase may help you overcome your cravings, says a recent study in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. When people were served M&Ms and instructed to tell themselves that they'd treat themselves “some other time” – verses total abstention – they ate less chocolate in the moment and over the course of the following week. When you use this vague phrasing instead of “never,” it tells your brain that you don’t really care about.
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You spend most of your waking hours at work, but often only have one meal during that time. It is not surprising that you often need a little something to get you through your day, and to ensure you don’t get home running on fumes. Especially when dinner is still an hour away because you first need to make it!  Having a selection of healthy snacks that you can turn to in the afternoon, or whenever hunger hits, is the key to maintaining good nutrition.
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It's not so easy to choose the right nutrition bar these days. Besides seeing countless brands on the market, there are a ton of different ingredients and health claims to shuffle through. Do you pick high protein? Gluten-free? What about low-fat? The options are endless. That's why we turned to registered dietitian Alyse Levine, founder of Nutritionbite, to find out what to look for and what to steer clear from when it comes to nutrition bars. "Different nutrition bars provide specific benefits and cater to a.
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Everyone knows apples are one of nature's perfect foods, and you can eat them guilt free. But do you really know all the health benefits they offer? Probably not. Check out this post from our friends at Jen Reviews to learn why you should be eating an apple an day. If that is not enough, there are also 5 great recipes that you can try. Bon appetit! https://www.jenreviews.com/apples/.
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