The best pre-workout fuels to improve performance

The Perfect Pre-workout fuel Eat the right fuel to prepare the workout can be critical to having an exceptional workout and sub-par workout.   Pre-Workout Fuel for Football Time: Eat 5m before activity Fuel: Simple and Complex Carbs (ie: Jam Sandwich) Why: Fast release carbs with the addition of complex carbs give your blood sugar [...]

Beef Short Ribs Adobo With Spinach | Wellness Recipe

Yield: 6 Servings 4 lb Beef short ribs - well trimmed 3/4 c  White vinegar 1 1/2 c  Water 3 tb Light soy sauce 6    Garlic cloves; peeled 2    Shallots; chopped 1 ts Coarsely ground black pepper 1/2 ts Salt 2    Bay leaves 2 tb Vegetable oil 2 bn Fresh spinach; blanched HAVE [...]

Beef Salad | Wellness Recipe

Yield: 4 Servings 2 c  Pot roast, cold, julienne 3 tb Red wine vinegar 1/2 ts Salt 1 ds Pepper 2 ts Dijon mustard 1/2 c  Olive oil 3 tb Parsley, finely chopped 2 tb Capers, drained and coursely -chopped 1    Garlic clove, minced 2    Red onions sliced 2    Tomatoes, peeled and sliced 1/2 c  [...]

Beef Jerky BBQ

Yield: 1 Servings 1 lb Beef loin tip; paper thin <<>> 1 lb Beef brisket; paper thin <<>> 1 lb Tenderloin; 1/8" to 1/4" Barbecue sauce without sugar Onion salt; to taste Garlic salt; to taste If necessary, roll out meat slices as thin as possible. Trim off fat. Set oven at 220~ and line [...]

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This fungus can prevent genetic damage and prostate cancer

In Asia, mushrooms have been used as food and medicine for thousands of years. More than 50 species are reputed to have healing properties. In Japan, for example, an extract of the Shiitake mushroom is used clinically as a cancer treatment. Western scientists, however, are just beginning to study the compounds in these distinctive foods. [...]

BBQ Hamburger Pattie Recipe

Yield: 6 Servings 1 1/2 lb Ground Beef 1/2 c Onion; Chopped, 1 medium 1 ts Salt 1/3 c Catsup 1/2 c Chili Sauce 2 tb Brown Sugar 1 tb Lemon Juice Recipe Directions Mix the meat, onion, and salt together. Shape the mixture into 6 patties, each about 3/4-inch thick. Brown the [...]

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Beff & Cabbage Joes Recipe

Yield: 8 Servings 1 lb Ground Beef 1/2 c Onion; Chopped, 1 Md. 1/2 c Celery; Thinly Sliced 2 c Cabbage; Shredded 1/3 c Green Pepper; Chopped 3/4 c Catsup 1/4 c Water 1/4 ts Salt 1 tb Mustard; Prepared 8 ea Hamburger Buns * *Note:   Hamburger buns should be split and toasted. [...]

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How to Become a Better You & Create Powerful Change

At the beginning of each new year, we are bombarded with making New Year's resolutions, making changes, and overhauling some aspect(s) of our life. After all, it's a New Year so with that comes a New You…right? Well, not this year! When the New Year rolled around, I shared publicly that I was not making [...]

The top three reasons low carb diets succeed and fail

Low Carb Success Secrets   Do not skip meals. Eat three regular-size meals a day, or four or five smaller meals. Do not go more than six waking hours without eating. Some people need a snack at the four-hour mark. Eat enough protein. Consume it in the form of poultry, fish, shellfish, meat and eggs, [...]

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Three Clean Eating Weight-loss Diet Tips & Frequently Asked Questions To Lead an Active Healthy Well Lifestyle

1. Why Clean Eating is Right for Your Body & Why it's important for Weight-loss It seems like everywhere you turn, someone is talking about clean eating. So what is all the hoopla about and what does “clean eating” actually mean anyways? No, it doesn’t mean you are eating food that has been run through the [...]