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Simple Holiday Tradition Recipes – From My House to Yours

Simple Holiday Tradition Recipes – From My House to Yours

I’ve certainly noticed over the years that traditions vary, family to family. I’d like to share two of my favorite simple holiday tradition recipes with you here. In our house, rather than turkey or ham at Christmas, we opt for beef. And often, instead of potatoes, we choose butternut squash. If your dinner choices aren’t quite set, I’m hoping you’ll…

Processed and Red Meat Linked to Diabetes Risk

Renew You Challenge Let’s start this week off right! Weekly challenge (I mean opportunity!) to help set you off on the right foot and in the right direction for bringing health to your week. You could even add it to your calendar.  Join us!  Eating processed and red meat regularly may increase your risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Researchers…

Beef for Dinner? Think Again.

When’s the last time you really thought about where that steak on your plate came from? Or how that juicy burger ended up on your grill in the first place? If you’re like most people (and believe me, I’ve been guilty of this too) you’d rather remain in the dark when it comes to how your food—especially your meat—is raised…

Down with Saturated Fats, Up with Omega-3s!

Sounds like common sense, right? Especially with all the healthy benefits Omega-3 fats bring to the table…literally! Just recently after an extensive review of clinical trials involving heart disease and fat intake, researchers at Harvard University concluded that cutting back on unhealthy saturated fats in the diet and replacing them with healthier polyunsaturated fats like Omega-3s can reduce the risk…

Beef for Dinner? Think Again.

When’s the last time you really thought about where that steak on your plate came from? Or how that juicy burger ended up on your grill in the first place? If you’re like most people (and believe me, I’ve been guilty of this too) you’d rather remain in the dark when it comes to how your food—especially your meat—is raised…