It's challenging to stay slim and trim and healthy!
Why is this?
Because we like to eat and because food is good! 🍕
However, what kind of foods you eat can pack on pounds and do damage to your body for a lifetime. It's time to pay attention to what you are eating and eat better.
Time is ticking...
We want to help you get started.
How to Eat Better for A Slimmer You?
It's time that you wake up and pay attention to the ingredients in your food while shopping. Avoid high fat, high sugar foods.
Stick to whole foods with real ingredients.
Read this for great ideas 4 SNEAKY WAYS TO EAT MORE LEAFY GREENS
Manufacturers are producing foods that do not have healthy ingredients.
So, who monitors our food?
In the U.S., as many as 15 different federal agencies are responsible for keeping our food safe. But the lion’s share of responsibility goes to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Information credit to www.brandeis.edu/
Lists and Meal Plans Help You to Stay on Track
Lists Help you Organize!
- Make lists of clean eating recipes to make throughout the week
- Assign 1 meal to each day of the week. 1 meal for breakfast, 1 meal for lunch, 1 meal for dinner.
- Clean Eating Recipes and Meal Plan
- Make a list of the ingredients needed for this plan
- Remember to take the list to the grocery store! Ha ha!
Other good reads to help you to prepare and plan healthier meals.30 Healthy Recipes You Can Make in 30 Minutes or Less
10 Tips for Meal Prep and Clean Eating for One
Eating Out - Choose Wisely
Sugar and Carbs are Lurking.
Beware! You can devour tons of sugar, carbs, and calories in just one sitting at a restaurant. Make healthier choices.
- Order more greens and vibrant-colored veggies as your side
- Add a small salad at the beginning to fill you up
- Order a scrumptious soup
- Ditch the bread
- Eat baked, broiled, or grilled fish or chicken
- Add fruit
- Drink water
- Order something with beans (beans filled with fiber and nutrients)
Eating out seems to be the trend. No one cooks anymore. We need to cook more REAL food and eat out less. Make it your goal.
Control That Sweet Tooth
To Avoid Packing on the Pounds
Dealing with sugar cravings can also be a big challenge! Most of us have trained our bodies to crave this junk. Yes, you did it to yourself. It's time to retrain your mind and your body to STOP craving sugar and it take a bit of focus.
Where do you start and how do you do it?
Go back to list-making! Do your research and make a list of healthy snack ideas. You won't believe the difference in your life when you cut out sugar snacks and replace them with clean eating snacks.
Soon, your body stops the cravings because you've been choosing healthy! It's really that simple.
You must stay committed and you must be aware of each of your choices, because they make a difference. If you eat better, your body can be the best it can be and will maintain a healthy weight for YOU!Tell us what you think about eating better for a slimmer you. We want to hear from you!
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