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What Are the Healthiest Non Perishable Foods?

Non perishable food is often thought of as strictly a convenience item. And it certainly is! If there is a severe storm and you cannot get to a store, for example, having non perishable food on hand can get you through. However, we often connect “fresh” with “healthy.” Something that doesn’t go bad (or...

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Why People Love Healthy Meat Snacks

Eating healthy is more than just a preferred way of living. If you enjoy healthy snacks and meals, you can reach and maintain a healthy weight, reduce your risk of chronic diseases (like heart disease and cancer), and promote your overall health. Many people mistake healthy eating for vegan- or vegetarian-style diets, which is...

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What Snacks Can You Have on the Paleo Diet?

Looking for some great grab-and-go paleo snacks? Paleo diets were once popular with boomers, but they have come back around and regained popularity in recent years with younger generations. So, what’s up with the resurgence of this diet trend? The paleo diet is loosely based on our best guesses as to what our cavemen...

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What Is a Good High-Energy Snack?

These days, you don’t need to be an athlete to require the best high-energy snacks. Balancing family, work, and all of life’s other routines and surprises, requires a protein pick-me-up if you’re going to make it through the day, accomplishing everything you need to and feeling good while doing it.  Whether you need to...

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Top 10 Healthy Meat Snacks for Work

Whether you are on a keto diet or not, a healthy meat snack can really hit the spot. Meat snacks can make really excellent options for just about any situation, from late days to hard workouts. They also appeal to a really wide range of people (and dogs…we’ll tell you later). Meat snacks make...

A FATTY smoked meat stick, one of the best low carb packaged snacks available

7 Best Low Carb Packaged Snacks

Eating low carb diets is nothing new. We have been learning more and more about how carbohydrates impact our health and energy. With all the information available to us these days through our doctors, other health professionals, and – of course – the world of online nutrition advice, there is plenty of help available...

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10 Tips for Keto Diet Success

Keto diets can be great for weight loss and increased energy. They are unusual diets in the sense that you can eat many high-fat foods – typically “forbidden” in other diets. If you want to improve your overall health and feel great every day, you may decide keto is the right choice for you....

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Why Is Beef Jerky So Good?

Natural beef jerky is a terrific on-the-go snack that is actually healthy for you too! Delicious, nutritious, and ultra-convenient, the only question you may be asking is where can I find high-quality jerky near me? Another important question is why is beef jerky so good – and how do I choose the right products?...

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How to Keep Protein Powder from Clumping

If you are a fitness buff, you likely eat (or drink) protein for fitness. However, if you’re like us, you’ve likely encountered one persistent problem when drinking the shakes – protein powder clumps. Not only are these a complete turn off, they are nearly impossible to avoid! There are many expensive products sold to...

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What Meat Sticks Are Low in Sodium?

Beef jerky and other dried meat snacks have been long-time favorites for athletes and active, on-the-go snackers. But beef jerky and meat stick recipes vary widely, ranging from healthy and packed with lean protein to salty and full of sugar. If your diet goals include a caloric intake designed for muscle building, and/or your...

Chalky, powdery, dry and tasteless protein bars crumbling in front of a set of weights

Pros and Cons of Protein Bars

Protein bars have taken over grocery stores, convenience stores, and are marketed everywhere as “nutrition on-the-go”. Like all foods, there are advantages and disadvantages of protein bars. They are not all as “healthy” as you may think. Pros and Cons of Protein Bars When weighing the advantages and disadvantages of protein bars, we found...

10 foods you should eat and 10 you shouldn't

10 Foods You Shouldn’t Eat (and 10 You Should)

The following list contains 10 foods you should avoid completely (or consume only rarely) and 10 foods should eat – or at least foods 10 you can work into your diet as replacements. What’s on the healthy and unhealthy food list? Read on to find out: Fast Food: Fast food will slow you down...

A scale holding beef jerky, illustrating the number of calories in a bag of beef jerky

How Many Calories in a Bag of Beef Jerky? 

Often we talk about calories in a negative way, but if you are an athlete or active person, you know calories equal energy! This means that you need to eat the right amount of calories for optimal energy and performance levels. Your caloric intake should be based on your body’s muscle content. The stronger...

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