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There Are Harmful And Helpful Foods When It Comes To The Brain.

Can your candy, cake and cookies be the culprit of  decreasing your cognitive function?  Can your delicious fast food meal deal be contributing to your depression and anxiety?   More studies are showing a relationship between  certain foods and mental … Continue reading

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Overeating on Thanksgiving Can Help You Lose Weight!

        If you are on a pilgrimage this season to lose weight and your hoping that the turkey’s tryptophan will knock you out- before the desserts are served-don’t worry.   In fact Thanksgiving day indulging will not … Continue reading

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Pass the Salt and Your Thoughts on Happiness, Please

Tonight for dinner I am serving spaghetti, broccoli, and the topic ‘forgiveness.’  Sunday dinnertime has been coined at my house as “Self-Actualizing Sunday.”  What is “Self- Actualizing Sunday” you might ask? Well it is inspired by the psychological theory of Self- Actualization, made famous … Continue reading

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A Day At the Park Leads to Smarter Kids

Does this sound familiar? I walk into my kitchen and there sits three  kids with eyes fixated on their Kindle Fire,  I Pad and Nintendo DS. There is a dust  silhouette of each child’s body because they have  not moved … Continue reading

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