Spring has sprung! It's time to kick yourself off that winter diet and prepare for the beach or poolside. Eating right and exercising will have you feeling fit in no time, and if you really want to work off the winter body, you may consider a low-carb diet.
Why Go Low Carb?
Carbohydrates is a category of the main food groups, and one of three needed so your body functions properly. Carbs provide your body with energy for immediate use or are stored until later. If your body doesn't need the carbs right away, they are stored in your muscles and eventually converted to fat.
The idea is that by not eating carbs, you're not giving them the opportunity to turn into fat. Studies have shown that
Perfect Beer and Sausage PairingsTo find the perfect beer and sausage combination, you must think about the intensity of the beer and how that compares to the sausage. As a rule of thumb, lighter beers go well with lighter foods like chicken and turkey sausage. Heavier beers pair well with heartier meats like pork and beef. There are exceptions to the rule, but this is a good starting point. Be sure to consider what side dishes, condiments and more you will be serving along with the sausage, too. They all contribute to the sausage's ... Read more
The days may still be brisk, but you can likely see signs of springtime emerging — flowers starting to bloom, birds singing and the days getting longer. It also probably means you're ready to start switching from the warm, hearty dishes of winter to the lighter and sweeter springtime offerings. Soon, fresh fruits and vegetables will abound and thoughts of strawberries, cherries, mango, pineapple and more are likely starting to dance around in your head.
Premio sausage pairs perfectly with your favorite spring fruit. From strawberry and sausage salads to pineapple and mango dip and more, here are five of our favorite deliciously fruity spring recipes.
1. Italian Sausage PastaGive your traditional pasta meal a makeover with this Italian Sausage Pasta recipe. The tender pasta, peppers, summer squash, tomatoes and more provide the perfect foundation for the tantalizing c... Read more
Premio Cheesy Brat CasseroleOne of the best casserole recipes we have found is this Premio Cheesy Brat Casserole, which pairs white potatoes, creamy mushroom soup and melted cheese with authentically spiced German bratwurst for a truly indulgent meal. First, gather these ingredients:
Tips for Kid-Friendly BreakfastsWhen it comes to making breakfast for kids, a few tips will go a long way, no matter what you end up making. Kids and parents alike enjoy a breakfast that's:
- Fast: During the week, you and your kids want something quick before they have to run off f... Read more