Health in a Hurry! Blog

The goal with any kind of calorie you consume is that it would elevate your blood sugar and keep it level. The problem with juices (and other sweet drinks) is the sugar quickly enters your blood stream which raises your blood sugar level rapidly. The...

I love hot chocolate. It’s my favorite drink on a cold day. But, it’s hard to find hot chocolate that isn’t loaded down with trans fatty acids. Last month I found a hot chocolate that proudly proclaimed from its label “contains no trans fats!” I...

You know the feeling. Your waistband is getting a bit snug and you have to undo the top button of your jeans after dinner. Sometimes you just need to lose a couple of pounds (safely) and as quickly as possible. Here is what I do when...

Planning ahead makes all the difference when you’re trying to change your health. If you don’t pack snacks, your hunger may drive you to the closest burger joint. Take an hour over the weekend, plan your snacks and be ready for your workweek with high...

Ingredients: Organic chicken thighs, 5 (5-oz) pieces 2 cups of marinara sauce (low or no sugar) Onion, chopped, 1 cup Garlic, chopped 1/3 cup (I use more, about ½ cup, I love garlic!) ¾ cup of pitted kalamata olives, halved ¼ cup of chopped flat leaf (fresh) parsley 2-3 oz of...