8 Healthy Crock Pot Recipes That You’re Going To Want To Make To Lose Weight By Summer

The easiest way to lock in healthy habits is by finding recipes that excite your taste buds while simultaneously providing your body with the nutrients needed to reach your weight loss goals. The crock pot is one of the most versatile appliances you could have in your kitchen as it can pull together a number of healthy and delicious recipes that make weight loss effortless and create an abundance of leftovers for you to enjoy throughout the week. If you’re hoping to improve your diet before the summertime so you can feel you best in your body, these are the

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Best restaurants in downtown Bradenton and what to eat when you’re there

Downtown Bradenton restaurants and bars are buzzing as more and more people get vaccinated, get out and get a seat at their favorite places – preferably outdoors to enjoy this ideal spring Florida weather.   

For those of us fortunate enough to live in surrounding neighborhoods such as Point Pleasant and the condos lining Riverwalk, it has been joyous to witness business booming after the pandemic crippled the hospitality industry. Of course, it’s not just us locals creating a surge in dining demand.

Unlike anytime I can recall, and I’ve lived here for the better part of two decades, people from

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This Olive Oil Cake is a crowd-pleaser, no matter the size of the crowd you’re serving | Food

As the weather warms and more of our family, friends and neighbors get vaccinated, there’s reason for small (safe) celebrations. And what’s a celebration without cake?

I’m not talking about towering, fussy layered cakes with buttercream frosting that are best saved for birthday parties or anniversary celebrations, but instead those easy, go-to snacking cakes you can whip up the morning before you host your first small backyard get-together in over a year. Extra points if it’s the kind of cake your guests can pick up with their hands and eat without utensils, brushing stray crumbs into the grass. 

Every good

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If You’re Eating This for Lunch, the FDA Says Throw It Away

With restaurants closed and indoor dining still seeming like a risky bet to many, prepared food has offered much-needed respite from the kitchen for weary cooks throughout the COVID pandemic. However, you might want to prep your next few meals at home now that a popular type of sandwich has been recalled over concerns it may be contaminated with bacteria that can cause serious illness and, in some cases, may even prove fatal. Read on to find out if you should be tossing these foods from your fridge now. And if you want to play it safe, If Your Milk

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