Just because it’s summertime doesn’t mean you should take a break from healthy eating! Summers mean more picnics, ballgames and festivals full of tempting (but less than healthful) foods. But you can have your ice cream, hot dogs and fried Oreos — in moderation — by following these suggestions. Eat Sweets in Small Portions Sweets and fried foods are fine, in small portions. Use this as an opportunity to show kids how to form a healthy relationship with food. Denying the “good stuff” can lead to poor, unhealthy food choices down the road. So a little treat here and there won’t do any harm. Keep Them Active If your kids indulge in a funnel cake or waffle and ice cream sundae once in a while, schedule more activities that help them burn off those extra calories. Also, encourage kids to share the treats so everyone gets a taste but no one overindulges. Be a Good Role Model Be a good role model. Eat healthier foods—and healthier versions of the foods everyone loves. For example, if …
If you have been following me here in New York, you’ve noticed I wave at dogs and give children the finger. Which one day is bound to get my ass royally kicked. You’re also a baker and probably collect cookbooks like myself.
Almost exactly to the month two years ago I had to have surgery for a hernia. It’s that time again. Hernia surgery #2.
This months giveaway probably has to be up there with one of my favorites. Magazines aren’t what they used to be and that’s just too damn bad.
I’ve been shopping and shopping. You know why? Because I’ve become accustomed to being poor and in debt.
It’s that time of year. The big Summer Clearance that we all love.
We all have fear. For reasons only we know. We may not even know. I think it’s what you fear that says a lot about you.