There are a few different reasons why a pet parent may be considering switching their dog’s diet to a low-fat one. Firstly, dogs who are obese may need help dropping excess weight. And secondly, low-fat dog food can be beneficial for dogs who can’t eat standard dog food, which is higher in fat. But with so many options out there, which low-fat dog foods are best, and when should you make the switch? We talked to several vets about when […]

Breakfast has long been hailed as the most important meal of the day, and for good reason. It kickstarts your metabolism, replenishes your energy levels, and sets the tone for your eating habits throughout the day. For individuals looking to shed excess body fat, a well-balanced breakfast is a crucial component of their fat loss plan. Skipping breakfast may seem like a shortcut to cutting calories, but it often leads to overcompensating with unhealthy food choices later in the day. […]

The Sacramento International Airport could become the destination for a lot of new restaurants, bars or cafes in the next couple of years as it prepares for a revamp. But first, the community is getting a chance to weigh in.The public can share their thoughts on what food and drink options should be available at SMF with this survey here.”In 2024, we will have about 30,000 square feet of space that’s going to be reopened,” said Stephen Clark, deputy director […]

Are we even talking about a festival if we don’t mention food? Festive occasions anywhere around the world seem incomplete without good food. A wholesome menu has the power to lift everyone’s mood. Also, we tend to look for easy-peasy snack ideas for our menus. Don’t we? And, with the festival of Holi just days away we have curated a list of about five finger foods that would certainly gift you with maximum taste in minimum ingredients. You can pair […]

Since El Pollo Loco translates to “the crazy chicken,” it’s not surprising that this fast-food chain with over 480 locations across six states — Arizona, California, Louisiana, Nevada, Texas, and Utah — is known in particular for its chicken dishes (via Forbes). But when it comes to the keto diet, El Pollo Loco boasts a unique menu item: The World’s First Keto Burrito. According to the El Pollo Loco website, this burrito is Keto-certified. This means that the product must […]

In 2021, more than 600,000 animals were saved from the food system in the United States as a result of prominent fast-food chains offering plant-based options. According to estimates from animal-rights organization World Animal Protection (WAP), approximately 211,000 pigs, 77,000 cows, and 350,000 chickens were spared last year because of the rise in plant-based offerings from brands Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods at major fast-food restaurants.  Following the introduction of plant-based burgers at some fast-food restaurants in 2019 and 2020, […]

Print Saturday, January 29, 2022Lisa Robinson, WBAL-TV 11 Getting fresh food to Baltimore neighborhoods has long been a challenge. Now, there is a new initiative helping corner stores go green. SpringForward Farms, based out of Laurel, is working with Johns Hopkins researchers and the community on a new pilot program. “They are developing an app called the BUD app to help link producers to corner store owners,” said Julie Buisson, the business operations manager for SpringForward Farm. Shop owner Krystal […]

Many foods are high in calories, making consuming more calorie-dense foods a simple task to accomplish. Some options, such as avocado, nuts, and seeds are also dense in nutrients. There are many reasons why some people may want to gain weight. For example, athletes and bodybuilders may wish to gain muscle mass. Read this article to learn more about calorie-dense foods and nutrient-dense foods. The term “calorie” describes the amount of energy in a food. Calories come from: The Dietary […]

We earn a commission for products purchased through some links in this article. From McDonald’s breakfast to KFC popcorn chicken, from Nando’s chicken wings to Taco Bell beef taco, we’ve rounded up the healthiest fast food options from a variety of popular fast-food restaurants.  Fast food is often associated with a high calorie and saturated fat count however there are a few items on the menu that are actually considered a healthy take out. These items tend […]

It’s no secret that fast food chains are primarily focused on serving meat-based products. But a new report from World Animal Protection, released just in time for World Vegan Day, shows just how far behind most of these restaurants are when it comes to offering any plant-based items. The new report also shows a general lack in sustainability efforts from many fast food companies. Fortunately, at least a handful of restaurants are making strides in offering more delicious, plant-based menu […]