Lifestyle Enhancing Tip For Those 55+

Can old dogs (55+) like me learn new tricks? I think we can learn to change our ways when our lives depend upon it. We all want to live longer, but not end up in the emergency room. Right? Continue reading “Lifestyle Enhancing Tip For Those 55+”

Healthful Versus Unhealthful Plant-Based Diets

You would think from all the press that being a vegetarian or vegan is the healthiest way to eat. But, it’s not necessarily so. I would get preached to about how I ate. But, they rarely looked healthy. Continue reading “Healthful Versus Unhealthful Plant-Based Diets”

4 Healthful Reasons To Eat Berries Everyday

You’ve heard the old expression ‘you are what you eat’? It is so true. Your health and life depends upon what you eat. While we are bombarded by pizza and hamburger commercials, it makes us think this food is OK for human consumption. After all, everyone eats it, right? So, it must be healthful. They wouldn’t sell us unhealthy food just to make a profit, would they? Continue reading “4 Healthful Reasons To Eat Berries Everyday”

‘Something’ Told Me Stop Eating Rice! (why I listened)

You know, I have learned that when you get that feeling something isn’t quite right, it probably isn’t. Why is this so? You get a quiet ‘hint’ down in your ‘gut’. That’s why ‘intuition’ is sometimes called your ‘gut feeling’. Continue reading “‘Something’ Told Me Stop Eating Rice! (why I listened)”

Better Health, Weight Loss and Longer Life Eating More Fruits and Vegetables

There is so much misinformation about diet and health out there, it’s really hard knowing what’s true and not. But, you have to see for yourself to really know what works and what doesn’t. What I mean by this is you have to trust in how food makes your Continue reading “Better Health, Weight Loss and Longer Life Eating More Fruits and Vegetables”

My Health Improved Dramatically when I Stopped Eating and Drinking these…

When I Discovered this, My Health Improved Right Away. So, what was it? It is complicated because it’s so hard to remember. And, for the reasons why to avoid these items, that is also difficult to master. Continue reading “My Health Improved Dramatically when I Stopped Eating and Drinking these…”

Healthy Foods to Buy & Eat all you want!

What are healthy foods to buy? Glad you asked. What I eat is largely plant based whole foods. You just might need a new shopping list. Buy what I buy and you might reap similar health and weight loss results… Continue reading “Healthy Foods to Buy & Eat all you want!”

My Plant based diet: Do I ‘practice what I preach’?

Now, please forgive me since I am not a real professional photographer. Take a look at my plant-based diet. Do I practice what I preach? I usually do, but honestly, I do Continue reading “My Plant based diet: Do I ‘practice what I preach’?”

The caveman diet: Is it healthier eating like a Neanderthal?

The ‘caveman diet or paleo-diet’ has become very popular these days. But, is it only a passing ‘fad’ that reemerged from the past and will soon disappear back into it? Maybe. There’s so many diets out there it can make your head spin. Which one do you choose?

How would one know how the caveman ate half a million to two million years ago? And, when he learned to build a fire, how did that change Continue reading “The caveman diet: Is it healthier eating like a Neanderthal?”

Healthy weight chart: Why keep an eye on your BMI?

Something told me that if I didn’t start eating healthier and lose weight, I’d eventually have a heart attack or stroke. This was scary! After I started eating fruits and vegetables as my primary foods, I wanted to know what my absolute ‘healthiest’ weight should be.

I decided I wanted to learn how to get Continue reading “Healthy weight chart: Why keep an eye on your BMI?”