On days when you don't feel like eating another boring salad for lunch and feel even less tempted by alternatives that leave you feeling stuffed and sluggish, there's hope for you yet — and it's actually edible. Just dig into one of the lunches below, conceived by registered dietician Joy Bauer, the author of From Junk Food to Joy Food. They have fewer than 500 calories a pop and contain some requisite produce, plus a minimum of 10 grams protein and 5 grams fiber — so they're healthy…
If you're a vegetarian you need to provide your body with foods that contain the essential amino acids that are used as building blocks of protein in the body. Every time you eat food of any kind your body breaks it down into three basic groups: A)... (nutrition diet)
BUSTED! The Myth About ‘Incomplete’ Plant-Based Protein
If you are looking to lose weight or get more protein in your diet, a healthy breakfast is a must. These quick breakfast recipes take under 10 minutes to prep, and contain at least 15 grams of protein.
Entering this century, a lot of myths considering food and nutrition have been busted. Many foods that had been said to cause health problems are actually good for our health, when eaten in moderate portions. A good example is the egg myth that suggests that eggs raise cholesterol levels. Eggs contain cholesterol but in 70% of people, eggs don’t raise cholesterol at all. How is that? Well, the liver naturally produces cholesterol and when extra cholesterol from the eggs is added, the liver…
There are a number of naturally gluten-free foods such as cheese, chocolate and coffee that contain proteins so similar to gluten that your body confuses them for gluten. When you eat these foods your body and immune system react as if you just ate a bowl of whole-wheat pasta.
A filling breakfast or post-workout recovery drink, this protein-packed smoothie tastes just like strawberry cheesecake! You can also substitute any other fruit for the strawberries, or add half the strawberries and half a different kind of fruit. (We love the classic strawberry banana combo!)
Mexican Shrimp Cocktail Stuffed Avocados
Mexican Shrimp Cocktail Stuffed Avocados - these avocados boats are easy to make and contain just 7 grams of next carbs! A fresh summer meal that will keep you nice and full! #avocadoboats #stuffedavocados #shrimpceviche #lowcarbmeals | Littlespicejar.com