Articles to Live By

3 Things to Know about Coconut Oil to Save Your Health

Is coconut oil good for you

Is Coconut Oil Good for Your Health? A few weeks ago, a new client told me that she adds coconut oil to her smoothie everyday. I can’t imagine how this semi-solid oil improves the taste or nutritional value of an otherwise fruit-only smoothie. “My mom…

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17 Doable Ways to Get Healthier and Happier in 2017

Cheers to a happier, healthier you

I’m not much of a New Year’s resolution kind of gal. Instead I’m more of a New Year’s reflector. I prefer to reflect on what I’m doing well and what I can do better. Then I set some goals, usually to get healthier, but sometimes surrounding…

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Nutrition and 2016: My Accomplishments and Yours

Healthy Recipes of 2016

What are your biggest nutrition and health accomplishments of 2016? Are you a better cook? Eating more fruits and vegetables? Maybe you’ve lowered your cholesterol or blood sugar levels, written a cookbook, earned a new credential. Do tell what makes you feel good about 2016. Reflecting on…

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Resistant Starch: What Foods Have It and a Recipe

Veggie-Packed Potato Salad Recipe with resistant starch

Resistant starch is a boon to health. One of my most popular posts is about resistant starches. Today I go into a bit more detail and share a delicious resistant starch recipe. And for an even newer post about resistant starch, check out The Fiber You…

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Kitchen Timesavers: Cool Tools to Save You Time in the Kitchen

Kitchen scissors

I have a love affair with kitchen stores. I must know about each new, cool kitchen tool on the market. Let me see it, touch it, formulate an opinion. I want any kitchen tool that promises to make my life a bit easier or my…

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Creamy Tomato Soup: a healthy version

Healthy Tomato Soup recipe

How to make a healthy creamy tomato soup Pureeing the typical ingredients with a of bit bread transforms this tomato soup into something rich and creamy. And the bread adds a mere 30 calories and 5 grams of carbohydrate per serving – a boon to dieters…

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Jumping Over Healthy Eating Obstacles

Get passed healthy eating obstacles

This time of year is booby-trapped with obstacles to healthy eating and healthy living. Holiday baking, holiday parties, holiday shopping, lack of time, lack of sleep, lack of energy. The list of healthy eating obstacles goes on. The keys to success are thinking ahead and…

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Diabetes Myths … Busted, Part 2

Diabetes Myths

I’m playing diabetes myth buster again today. Last week’s post busted two diabetes myths – one about eating fruit and another about when to measure blood sugar levels. Today’s myths are two more that I hear often from my clients and others. Diabetes Myth: You must…

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Hi there! I'm Jill, a nutrition & diabetes expert and the author of 4 books.

Jill Weisenberger

I believe simple changes in health habits can bring you life-changing rewards.

And I believe willpower is way overrated.

Right here is where you can discover the mindset and habits to stick with healthy lifestyle choices most of the time - and drop the guilt when you don't.

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