Sick And Tired Of Dieting? Good News! You Can Now Eat More! Here’s How…

I lost 50 pounds one year and the weight has stayed off automatically. Why? I pretty much eat by USDA ChooseMyPlate. For my age, weight and activity level it says there that I need about 2200 calories a day. It’s probably more like 2000 because I putter around the house. Continue reading “Sick And Tired Of Dieting? Good News! You Can Now Eat More! Here’s How…”

When Overweight I Ate This Instead Of Taking FDA Approved Weight Loss Drugs…

When I weighed over 200 lbs., ‘technically’ you could have called me ‘obese’. Obesity is a chronic disease that requires long-term management by a physician. In other words, if one has a body mass index (BMI) of 30 or more, he or she is presumed obese. Continue reading “When Overweight I Ate This Instead Of Taking FDA Approved Weight Loss Drugs…”

How We ‘Poison’ Ourselves With Wrong Food We Thought Was ‘Healthy’ To Eat…

Not only can we be ‘tricked’ by ingredient labels, we can also trick ourselves when shopping at the grocery store. How? Our stomachs take over our minds when we shop ‘hungry’. I know, I have bought all the wrong food I ordinarily wouldn’t have if I only would have eaten before I left home. Continue reading “How We ‘Poison’ Ourselves With Wrong Food We Thought Was ‘Healthy’ To Eat…”

You Won’t Have To Count Calories When You Do This ‘1’ Thing Consistently…

When I lost 50 pounds, I didn’t gain a single pound back. It’s something I don’t have to worry about anymore. Why? Because when one eats Continue reading “You Won’t Have To Count Calories When You Do This ‘1’ Thing Consistently…”

When Weight Loss No Longer Is The Issue, Why Continued Good Health And Longevity Becomes The Only One..

Although, I was quite strong, when I weighed over 200 I never felt good and didn’t have any energy. This wasn’t that long ago. Now, I never worry about gaining all the weight back. Why? Continue reading “When Weight Loss No Longer Is The Issue, Why Continued Good Health And Longevity Becomes The Only One..”

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+”

Reasons Why Positive Beliefs Absolutely Create Successful Outcomes…

This may seem more like a psychological question, but at the same time I believe it to be a philosophical question pondered through the ages. I think thinking positively applies to losing weight as well. For, if one believes he cannot lose inches off his waist, then he will be exactly right, he cannot. Continue reading “Reasons Why Positive Beliefs Absolutely Create Successful Outcomes…”

Should We Eat Processed And Refined Foods With Ingredients We Can’t Pronounce?

We all know a balanced diet is healthy for us. But, what defines a balanced diet? There’s an opinion that’s different no matter who one asks. My idea of a balanced diet is a whole food plant based diet. Continue reading “Should We Eat Processed And Refined Foods With Ingredients We Can’t Pronounce?”

Why Is Eating Plant Based Whole Food A Proven Healthy Weight Loss Tool?

Why is eating plant based whole food its own weight loss program? Plant based food as a whole is high fiber and low in calories. This means you can eat as much as you want because the fiber content will make you feel full. Continue reading “Why Is Eating Plant Based Whole Food A Proven Healthy Weight Loss Tool?”

The Rice Diet Which Brought Miraculous Health Results

In previous posts, I came to the conclusion not to eat rice anymore because it contained arsenic. But, further research into the subject of eating rice revealed proven benefits for those who are Continue reading “The Rice Diet Which Brought Miraculous Health Results”