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Soak Your Almonds, People!

Soak Your Almonds, People!

I feel like there are two kinds of people: Those who can’t stop eating nuts once they’ve started, and those who could take ‘em or leave ‘em. I’m totally a take ‘em or leave ‘em kind of girl, and the whole ‘have a couple handfuls […]

Dairy: Full Fat vs. Low-Fat

Dairy: Full Fat vs. Low-Fat

When you’re at the grocery store buying your low-fat milk, yogurt, granola and cookies, have you ever wondered why you’re buying the low-fat versions? Well, in the 1970s, the government issued a recommendation, based on scientific evidence at the time, telling people to reduce the amount […]

Fruit Sugar vs. Processed Sugar: Why is fruit better for me?

Fruit Sugar vs. Processed Sugar: Why is fruit better for me?

At some point, I’m sure we’ve all conquered our monster cravings and replaced a decadent dessert with a piece of fruit because we knew it was better for us. But have you ever sat down and actually thought about why it’s supposedly better? Believe it […]

Juices vs. Smoothies: Which is Better?

Juices vs. Smoothies: Which is Better?

Whether you’re trying to incorporate more fruits & vegetables into your diet, lose weight, or are just craving a spring drink, both smoothies and juices can add nutritional deliciousness to your body. But they’re not created 100% equal. So which is better for you? I’ve […]