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Thanksgiving Lite

Thanksgiving is meant to be celebrated with a feast, but you decide the direction your feast takes. Some smart substitutions can save you hundreds of calories!

Halloween Top 15 Mini Size Candy Bars

Halloween is a tempting time with literally hundreds of candies out there to buy. While you may have the best intention to pass them out to the kids, sometimes you can’t help but sneak a few in for yourself. We’ve taken a look at some of the most popular candy bars so you can be [...]

How to Have a Fun and Healthy Fall Season

The CalorieKing Blog provides great ideas to have a fun and healthy Fall Season.

School’s In Session: Lunchbox Lessons

Even with a healthy breakfast to fuel the morning, your child’s mind and body are working overtime at school and will need a healthy lunch. If your family chooses to pack lunches instead of purchasing lunch at school, a little planning ahead and you can make lunches that make your kid happy. The CalorieKing Blog will show you how.

How to Beat the Freshman 15

Just about everyone has heard about the dreaded “Freshman 15” – the phenomenon that sees many students gain anywhere from three to fifteen pounds. Why does it happen and how can we help prevent it? The CalorieKing Blog will take a look.

Tips for Quick and Healthy Dinners

Sometimes it's hard to focus on getting a quick and healthy dinner on the table. The CalorieKing Blog has some simple reminders to help us save precious time and save us from feeling the guilt of not serving up something nutritious.

Don’t Forget a Little Exercise While on Vacation!

We often focus so much on food – counting our calories and portion control that we may forget exercise is an important part of the mix when looking at getting and staying healthy. Fitting in a little exercise even while on vacation is probably a lot easier than you think. CalorieKing has some tips to consider.

BBQ and Summertime Food Recipe Make Overs

If you are worried about what to eat during summer festivities why not help out your host by bringing a healthy recipe makeover to the party? Or better yet, browse CalorieKing’s full collection of recipe makeovers and throw your own party!

Healthy BBQs: What to Choose, What to Avoid

The summer BBQ is a tradition for warm weather gatherings. For those of us working on our healthy living goals, walking in to a picnic table filled with food can seem like a challenge – but CalorieKing members are the masters of planning ahead so we can meet our goals. We thought it was time to share our healthy choices with you in the CalorieKing Blog.

CalorieKing’s Summertime Food Safety Tips

Staying food safe for your family BBQ isn’t hard. Just plan ahead to keep clean and cook to the right temperatures. CalorieKing has the simple tips to guide you.