Foods & Tips to Boost Your Metabolism

Foods & Tips to Boost Your Metabolism

Egg whites – rich in branched chain amino acids. I like to make an egg white omelet with lox in the morning. It tastes great, and it doesn’t give me a “heavy” feeling. Lean meat/Protein – full of iron; your body burns more calories digesting protein than it does eating fat or carbohydrates. Good protein [...]
Top 10 Real Life Mom Fantasies

Top 10 Real Life Mom Fantasies

This article cracked me up. Ah to be a mom… You get a whole new perspective about life. It’s not all about you anymore. Click to add a bit of humor to your day and please share your mom fantasies.

McDonald’s to serve only antibiotic-free chicken in bid to boost image

McDonald’s to serve only antibiotic-free chicken in bid to boost image

Should I say, “It’s about time”, or should I say, “Boy, are you late in the game…” At least they’re taking a positive step here and is trying to make positive improvements. Truthfully, I’ve always had a special place in my heart for their chicken mc nuggets, fries, and oh so yummy apple pies! I don’t know why. I think it stemmed from my childhood. My dad would take us to McDonald’s or Pioneer Chicken (blast from the past) as places to treat us. Not only that, our family was poor, and you can feed lots of mouths for little money.
Nowadays, there’s no Pioneer Chicken around where I live, and McDonald’s is not even on my mind when I think of “healthy”. Yes, I’ll still pick up a pie or two if I have one of those unbearable late night cravings. However, “healthy” is something that I don’t even think about when I go there.

“In addition to only serving antibiotic-free chicken within two years, McDonald’s U.S. restaurants will serve low-fat white milk and fat-free chocolate milk from cows that are not treated with rbST, an artificial growth hormone.” wow…. McDonald’s has a long way to go!