Every time I read a magazine or walk down the aisles of the supermarket, I see packages, advertisements or promotions trying to lure unsuspecting consumers into living a better life. I looked into a few of these latest health pitches in order to uncover whether the claims meet our expectations.
What are Calorie Bargains? Great-tasting foods that are lower in calories than those you typically eat and that you can substitute for higher-calorie foods. Here are my Calorie Bargain picks for the new year.
So many foods have become taboo that sometimes it feels like there's nothing left to eat except organic fruits and vegetables (not that there is anything wrong with that). But thankfully, there are a few foods that are still "calorie bargains" — that is, they taste like they're loaded with calories, but they're not. These foods give us something to look forward to in the quest for a healthy life (and a decent body).