Kitchen Shears: Get Some!

Kitchen Shears: Get Some!

Have you ever wondered if you needed kitchen shears? The answer is YES. Almost anything that can be done with a knife can be done with shears more easily, and often more safely. Here is a short list of some kitchen tasks that are perfect for shears: Trimming any kind […]

Men’s Journal: Swishing your sports drink

Swishing a sports drink around in your mouth and then spitting it out might sound like a nonsensical way to boost performance, but it’s been nearly a decade since research first suggested that rinsing improves your workout. A study by sports scientists at University of Central Lancashire this April found […]

Chicken with corn and black bean salsa

Grilled chicken with corn and black bean salsa

            1/2 cup corn 1/2 can black beans, rinsed and drained 1/2 cup chopped red bell pepper 1/2 ripe medium avocado, diced 1 jalapeno pepper, optional 1/4 cup chopped cilantro 2 Tbsp lime juice 1/2 tsp salt 1 tsp black pepper 1/2 tsp chili powder […]

Keep it up!

I’m talking about metabolism. It’s important to keep it UP.  How you eat directly effects how your metabolism operates. If you want to keep your metabolism UP, that is, burning calories all day long, you have to feed it correctly and do the right kind of exercise.  Yeah, yeah, you’ve heard […]