Food Articles – Page 3

Looking for the Perfect Diet Plan?

Check out these popular diets and see which diet plan is right for you

You want to lose weight, but you don’t have the heart to try yet another diet plan. Too often, they just don’t work. There are so many diets to choose from that it’s hard to know which one will work for you. If you’ve tried diet after diet and are ready to give up, check out these popular diets and see if these fits your needs.

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Save Money — Buy Cheap Groceries

Check out these tips for cheap groceries

Trying to cut your family budget, buying cheap groceries may be just the help you need. Follow these 4 tips and get started saving money.

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Home Cookin’ for Fido — Follow This Homemade Dog Food Recipe

Your dog is a treasured member of your family, so treat him like one and feed him homemade dog food

Homemade dog food is a great choice for your pet. After all, your dog is like a member of your family and you wouldn’t feed a member of your family…dog food…would you? Of course not! So why would you feed your furry best friend food that’s questionable?

With recent news regarding tainted dog food you just can’t be sure what is in the food that you’re giving your pet. So why take the chance? By making your own dog food, you can be sure he is getting only the best.

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Antioxidants: Did You Know These Foods Were Chock Full of ‘Em?

Antioxidants Can Be Found In Unexpected Places

Our bodies need antioxidants. Many serious illnesses are thought to be triggered by oxidative stress. Antioxidants can help reduce this oxidative stress as well as the risk of developing the associated diseases, such as heart disease, Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s. But where can you get your daily serving of antioxidants? Especially since vitamins don’t seem to be as powerful as we all thought? These foods may surprise you…

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3 Recipe Websites You Can’t Live Without

My 3 Favorite Recipe Websites on the Web

Even the most seasoned cook runs out of ideas every now and then, which is what makes recipe websites such a lifesaver. The recipe websites of today, however, put yesterday’s to shame. Forget about a few recipe ideas here and there. Today’s sites allow you to organize your own online cookbook, share recipes with others and view and rate thousands of recipes from across the globe. Here are my three favorites.

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Not All Olive Oils are Created Equal

A Quick Guide to Olive Oils

If a recipe calls for olive oil you grab whatever’s on the shelf, right? But what kind of olive oil do you have in your cupboard? If you think all olive oil is created equal, you’ve got another thing coming. Olive oils differ and what works for one recipe might not work for another. Here’s what you need to know about the different kinds of olive oils available.

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The Benefits of Spring Water without the Price

Alternatives to Spring Water

If you’re not too pleased with your local water supply, you might be tempted to buy spring water. Before you make the decision, read what we have to say. Spring water can be an expensive option, and there are ways to drink tasty water without spending unnecessary money.

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Once Again, Consumer Savvy Shoppers Get Creative to Save Money

Consumer Savvy Shoppers and Tuna

Tuna is a versatile food and is usually found in the pantry of most consumer savvy shoppers. If you haven’t yet incorporated tuna as a diet staple, you don’t know what you’re missing. Tuna is economical and has a multitude of uses. Here’s why you should add it to your grocery list.

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Weekly Meal Planning Doesn’t Have to be a Nightmare

Weekly Meal Planning Made Easy

If you have a family and work full time (or even part time) weekly meal planning can seem like mission impossible. After all, you want everyone to eat healthy but you don’t have hours to spend in the kitchen. How do you manage to feed everyone home-cooked meals without paying for a personal chef? With a few insider secrets, you can manage it. Here are some tricks of the trade I’ve been using for years.

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Forget the Grocery Store When You Need to Buy Spices

Buy Spices Online and Save Cash

I have a funny story to tell about when my wife and I went to the grocery store to buy spices. Well, it was more like she had to buy spices and I went along for the ride. Little did I know when we were leaving the house that I was about to experience the full extent of this woman’s cheapness (or frugality, as she puts it)…

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