Snackergy: Olympic Gold for Tasty Weight Loss Snacks

by Jenna

Snackergy: Olympic Gold for Tasty Weight Loss Snacks   Did you find you were snacking at Olympic speed while watching the Sochi athletes? Well, snacking happens. And it happens a lot. Anytime, anywhere, any emotion—not just out of boredom or depression, but out of enjoyment, because food is offered to you, and even out of a conditioned stimulus, such as watching TV or working at the computer.   Snacking, however, doesn’t have to be a bad thing. In fact, it can be a very good way to help stabilize your blood sugar levels and maintain energy throughout the day, including...

Fighting the Flab with Control Snacks

by Jenna

One of the most difficult aspects of trying to lose weight is fighting the urge to snack. We tend to snack when we’re bored, when we’re watching television, or at work when we’d like a pleasant distraction from the monotony. Snacking can happen almost anywhere. Changing your snacking habits can be hard, but by using control snacks, it can help you satisfying that craving for something sweet while controlling your appetite and even decreasing the total calories you consume at your next meal by as much as 21 percent. Hunger pangs are one of the biggest reasons for diet failure....

How to Control Appetite during Chocolate Day and Other Food Celebrations

by Jenna

National Chocolate Day takes place on October 28, giving those who like to indulge an excuse to celebrate and get deliciously “chocolate wasted. The term was coined in the Adam Sandler movie, “Grown Ups,” in which the actor’s character explains being “wasted,” or drunk, to a little girl as a “hankering for ice cream.” The girl replies by saying, “I wanna get chocolate wasted.” Following National Chocolate Day, it isn’t long before the holiday season arrives which means more and more opportunities to indulge in delectable desserts like chocolate. But what is one to do when trying to lose weight?...

Battle Your Hunger and Lose Weight with Control Snacks

by Jenna

Sitting in an office on a hot summer day can get extremely boring, making you feel restless and increase cravings as well as the desire to eat a host of unhealthy foods. Fortunately, there is a solution to controlling that hunger for just about any businessman or woman. Control snacks can help keep those cravings at bay while also satisfying your urge for a tasty snack. Battle those hunger pangs The feeling of hunger is one of the biggest reasons diets tend to fail. If you can conquer your hunger pangs, you can be almost ensured of weight loss success....

Memorial Day Weekend Is a Great Test for Learning How to Control Appetite

by Jenna

With Memorial Day weekend comes barbecues, heavy appetizers, and lots of snacks.  It can be a stressful time for someone on a diet, as when you get hungry and everything is packed with unhealthy ingredients, it seems like the only real choice is simply to reach for whatever is nearby.  But Memorial Day also means that bathing suit season is just around the corner, and we are all working hard to look our best.  So what better time to learn how to control appetite issues than right now? One great way to control your appetite is to drink plenty of...