With the ever-changing dietary requirements and increasing focus on healthy eating, it’s getting tougher to balance out our cravings with our nutritional targets. Finding food that is healthy but also delights your taste buds is getting tougher, especially since most of us don’t have time to prepare meals that require a bit of time. So here we are, with a list of healthy, easy to make and quick to cook snack ideas that you can enjoy anytime. After all, who is opposed to some evening munching!?
Snacking doesn’t typically count as an actual meal, but if it did, it would be our favorite meal of the day. We love munching between breakfast, lunch, and dinner — and let’s not forget between dinner and breakfast. But, it can be tough to find good snacks that are healthy. Ahead, find easy recipes from around the web that will keep you satisfied without reaching for the chips and candy.
By Leslie StephensWith 2016 on the horizon, it’s time to pop Champagne, invite friends over, and bust out some finger food. Since New Year’s Eve is the one time of the year you’re actually encouraged to join your friends in late-night debauchery, why not rebel with a collective midnight snack? Lucky for you, everything pairs with Champagne, so grab a glass and a plate of salty or sweet food before those pesky resolutions set in.Word to the wise: Consider saving the homemade French Onion Dip for 12:01 a.m. if you’re counting on a midnight kiss.Want more party-pleasing recipes? Check out these stories:6 New Year’s Eve Party Recipes from Little Big Town11 Festive Eats for New Year’s EveA Cocktail Time-Saver for Your Next Party
With Christmas Eve around the corner, a lot of us would have a weight goal in mind as we all wish to fit into that Christmas dress of our dreams. Shedding a few kilos might not be as simple as gaining a few unwanted ones. We only love our food in size XL, but when it comes to choosing a dress we would love to stick to an ‘S’ size every single time. Even if you’re not working on the road to a weight goal, you perhaps still have some sort of determination aimed at losing or maintaining your weight. The most challenging part about dieting is how do you train your brain to not eat junk? How does one outsmart junk food cravings when we see a slice of pizza or a cheese burger with oodles of cheese dropping from it?We think everyone realises what’s best for our health and we can most certainly put our will power to use and beat our unhealthy eating habits. One doesn’t need to invest money on some ab workout machine or weight loss products and tactics that don’t work for you. If you want to shed a few dress sizes but can’t imagine giving up snacking, here are some easy snacks that you can rely on while you achieve that perfect figure you’ve been wanting: PS – Smart snacking can work wonders on your waistline; you won’t be needing any super human powers but just a little bit of commitment to accomplish the desirable body
One bite of mozzarella in carrozza and you won’t be able to think of anything else except that string of cheese that only gets longer as you pull the sandwich away from your mouth.