5 Tips For Creating Healthy School Lunches Without Sacrificing Fun

This post is in partnership with Sistema®, available at Meijer.  If you’ve been reading here for a while, you probably know that I don’t do New Year’s resolutions. The pressure to come up with something grand always feels overwhelming, and … Continue reading

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11 Healthy (+ Easy) Recipes for the New Year

SWEET CORN, QUINOA, AND BLACK BEAN SALAD I know, I know… It’s cliche to focus on getting healthy in January, and there are all sorts of (funny and also accurate) memes going around right now about how many days New … Continue reading

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Keep Your Cat Healthy over the Holidays

While scientific studies show that pets who are even slightly overweight have decreased vitality and are at risk for complications that shorten their lifespans, still 56% of cats and 60% of dogs in the U.S. qualify as overweight or obese. … Continue reading

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How We Instill Healthy Nutrition Habits In Our Kids

As a child of the 80s, I was in the minority when it came to the way I ate. Most of my friends felt sorry for me when it came time for school lunch and I pulled out natural peanut … Continue reading

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10 Healthy Bowls I Can’t Wait to Eat

1. Spicy Sweet Potato and Green Rice Burrito Bowls, Cookie + Kate  //  2. Summer Veggie Power Bowl, Tasty Yummies  //  3. Peanut Butter & Jelly Breakfast Bowl, A New Bloom  //  4. Vegetarian Bibimbap Bowl, Sandra’s Easy Cooking  //  5. Dragonfruit … Continue reading

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TRACIE HOTCHNER: FAT DOG? HALO HEALTHY WEIGHT FOOD HELPS SHED POUNDS

Dr. Donna Spector is Halo’s veterinary advisor and she is also my co-host on our internet radio show THE EXPERT VET on the Radio Pet Lady Network, where we’ve been having a good time choosing candidates for our Halo Healthy … Continue reading

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TRACIE HOTCHNER: FRITZ IS A NEW MAN ON THE HALO HEALTHY WEIGHT CHALLENGE

Dr. Donna Spector (my superb co-host on THE EXPERT VET on the Radio Pet Lady Network) has been steering the ship in guiding the weight loss plan for Fritz – our first lucky pup on the Halo Healthy Weight Challenge … Continue reading

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Feeding Healthy Oils like Coconut Oil May Help With Pet’s Medical Problems

Healthy oils and fats added to your pets’ diet often make them look and feel better. One oil that is gaining popularity in human and veterinary medicine is coconut oil. I just bought a 14 oz jar of Organic Coconut … Continue reading

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Homemade Treats Make Healthy, Wonderful Gifts

Homemade treats make an excellent, inexpensive gift for the holidays and will thrill your 4- and 2-legged friends. These treats are great year-round, but may be just the thing you are looking for to give special clients a nice thank-you. … Continue reading

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Jul 24, healthy dog treats for Akita’s

Can you recommend some healthy dog treats for Akita’s? Answered by Barbara Hi Wanda, My Akita doesn’t care for the typical commercial dog treats. He Dog Food Blog | Best Dog Food Guide

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