Posts Tagged 'health'

Foodie Friday: Eat Fat for Fitness on the Ketogenic Diet

While many folks have been jumping onto the protein trend bandwagon for quite a while now, lately there’s been another noteworthy nutrient many are championing for optimal health: fat.

The ketogenic diet—or simply “Keto” for short—claims body fat loss, cardiovascular health, and even improved mental function from its enthusiastic ranks of fat-chewing fans. Today, we’ll take a look at the Keto diet and how to follow it in hopes of achieving optimal results.**

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Foodie Friday: It’s Time to Pig Out! International Bacon Day

Three Strips Of Fried Crispy Bacon Isolated On White.

In addition to the Labor Day festivities we hope you’ll kick-start this holiday weekend, tomorrow is also International Bacon Day! Mmmmm!

To celebrate, we’re sharing some of the strangest bacon-flavored foods we could find, as well as sharing some trivia about bacon to impress your fellow foodies over brunch.

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Foodie Friday: Apple A Day–20 Ways to Love America’s Favorite Fruit

It’s National Apple Week!

Whether it’s fresh-sliced apples, applewood-smoked meat, apple cider, or apple pie á la mode, we’re in love with this classic fruit. Today we explore a few of the delicious and fascinating reasons this deciduous delight is the apple of our eye.

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Foodie Friday: Crazy for Coconut–4 Reasons We’re Nuts for the ‘Nut

Once considered something you’d only find among ice cream sundae garnishes or scattered on top of a frosted cake, coconut has gained a tremendously enthusiastic fan-following lately. Whether we’re enjoying coconut milk, coconut water, coconut oil, or simply eating coconut itself, this versatile hybrid of fruit, seed, and nut is a delicious and nutritious source of rich flavor and healthy benefits. Today, we raise a coconut half to this beloved Southeastern-Asian treasure.  (more…)

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