Think fast – and lose weight?

There's a new buzz word that I've been seeing popping up on the internet in the diet world lately: Intermittent fasting. It's everywhere. There is a website dedicated to fasting here, TED Talks on the subject, and event a BBC documentary - all touting the health benefits of this uncomfortable practice, including weight loss. Cultures around [...]

Spring brings nutritional tidings

We are officially in March – only a hop, skip, and a jump away from spring! As I sit here writing this now, we in Arizona are experiencing a seasonally appropriate rain and thunderstorm, good for all those backyard gardens and local farmers in the prickly desert. March is also a very active holiday month, [...]

Reinvigorating your healthy New Year’s resolution

By Lindsey Gemme We’re one month into the new year already. So how’s that New Year's resolution coming along? Let me guess—and stop me if you've heard this before—“I'm going to start exercising more, eating better, and lose 'x-amount' of pounds in 2012”? I thought so. Those professions of personal betterment are in the top [...]