Is it possible for menopausal women to eat carbs and not increase our “central body fatness and insulin resistance?” Can we eat bread, yet stay trim and healthy? According to science, it depends!
Kymberly Williams-Evans, MA Resolve to Be Actively Happy Did you set New Year’s Resolutions? Some years I do; some I don’t. Which got me to pondering why we consider changes and fresh starts each new year. “To become a better person” seems the obvious answer. But to what end? What lies behind the desire to […]
Kymberly Williams-Evans, MA Have liquids ever been your downfall? Specifically, NON-alcoholic ones. The other day I was ultra-cranky, especially at my daughter and husband. Of course it was all their fault. Or the stress of the holidays. Except the holiday season doesn’t really stress me out. The bad error my husband had made was bringing […]
Just as with the first 11 months of the year, it’s important what you eat during the holiday season. Maybe even more so, because the amounts tend to increase (yeah, we know about second helpings and cookie swaps)! We made a handy little list for you of some of our favorite food brands. Oh yeah, and a massive giveaway.
Do you like baking? Do you enjoy holiday traditions? Why not combine the two and win our Spode Christmas cake tin set giveaway? Read, enter, be 1 of 3 winners! But first a story about our older sister and her sun-dried tomato rolls.
It’s Thanksgiving, which means the start of the “Eat Too Much; Move Too Little” season. But it doesn’t have to be that way. We share seven tips to help you avoid turning Thanksgiving into Thanks-gorging!
What are the benefits of filtered water? We live up a mountain, so we’re on well water. Not as exotic as it sounds. Luckily, Aquasana sent us water filters to test – a shower filter for Kymberly, and a sink filter for Alexandra.
You could be the winner of five different allergy-friendly grains and flours from NOWFoods, from their Living Now™ line. Baking Season has Begun! Giveaways Galore too!
Alexandra was invited to Seattle to test out her baking & cooking skills in Miele’s new Combi-Steam Oven. Galettes were involved. So was coffee macchiato. And a trip to Pike Place!!! And do you wonder what’s hiding behind the Combi-Oven control panels?
Can you name 5 things that do NOT work to reduce fat? How about 5 things that are PROVEN to work if you have a weight loss and maintenance goal? Read on!