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3 Macronutrients You Need and Top Food Sources

Each and every food that we eat, whether it's a cheeseburger or green smoothie, contains a proportion of different macronutrients. It's common for the highest percentage of macronutrients found in the food to actually be how we classify or refer to the food — for example, calling grains and potatoes "carbs" and meat or fish…

20 Pressure Cooker Recipes (Plus How to Use)

Nearly everyone is familiar with the idea of using a slow cooker for hands-off cooking over a long period of time. But there's another kitchen tool you might have been overlooking that can come to your rescue on busy nights: the pressure cooker. You'll be amazed what you can cook with these pressure cooker recipes, as…

20 Make-Ahead Freezer Meals that Are Delicious, Healthy and Cheap (!)

While we all strive to have healthy, home-cooked meals on the table each night, there are times when just making it through the day feels like an achievement. It’s those days when frozen meals seem like a Godsend. Thaw, pop into the oven and you have a meal ready, without the fuss of ordering food…

16 Mason Jar Salads to Take to Work

I can't get enough of Mason jar meals. I love how portable and perfectly portioned these fun little jars make everything. You might have even caught my 16 Vegan Recipes in a Jar roundup, perfect for those abstaining from animal products. But in this collection of Mason jar salads and recipes, I'm embracing meat! While…

Acorn Squash Nutrition: Top 7 Benefits Plus Recipes

What looks like an acorn but tastes like a squash … and helps your body fight disease? The answer is simple: the acorn squash. Named for its acorn-like shape, the acorn squash is part of the Cucurbita family of vegetables known for its disease-fighting and immunity-boosting properties. Acorn squash nutrition, like butternut squash nutrition, is packed with an…

20 One-Pot Meals — Easy, Fast & Healthy

One of the biggest hassles of at-home cooking is the amount of cleanup involved. Bowls for mixing, cutting boards for prepping and the pots and pans — so many pots and pans! But there's a solution: one-pot meals. Like crockpot recipes, I love these recipes because while you might use a few tools to get the…

Bell Pepper Nutrition Helps You Lose Weight and Fight Serious Disease

The bell pepper is, yes, sweet and versatile, but did you know that it also helps you fight everything from the common cold to cancer? This delicious food is familiar to many of us for its sweet taste and ability to be stuffed chock-full of yummy stuff before being eaten. But the benefits go far…

Delicata Squash: The Gluten-Free, Fiber-Rich Eye & Bone Booster

With a flavor similar to the sweet potato, chestnut and corn, the flesh of the delicata squash is sweet. This beautiful design of nature consisting of a cylindrical or oblong shape, yellowish, tan or cream in color with green stripes, is a gluten-free, fiber-rich food full of health benefits. What Is A Delicata Squash? Delicata squash…

Brown Rice Protein Powder: Lose Weight and Build Muscle?

Protein powder is just for getting fit, right? Not anymore. Did you know that that there's a type of protein dietary supplement that can improve liver and heart function and regulate your cholesterol, in addition to supporting your weight loss and muscle-building efforts? It's time to introduce brown rice protein powder. From hardcore athletes to the casual…

17 Gluten-Free Desserts, Including Blondies, Cupcakes and Cobbler!

As gluten-free diets become more prevalent, the amount of gluten-free food available has increased drastically. But just like normal packaged food, gluten-free products can be full of unhealthy ingredients — and that includes dessert. Just because they're gluten-free doesn't mean all the sweets and treats you find at the local supermarket are good for you. Luckily,…