There are plenty of us who are trying to shed excess pounds. There are also many products that claim their product, exercise routine or diet is the answer to a skinny body that you dream every day. When it comes to weight loss, it is a combination of several elements that help you achieve the desired goal.
Consider what you eat. There are many recipes that you can follow to cook a simple yet very nutritious meal. Take lots of water at each meal. Have a good breakfast that may be oatmeal, eggs or plain Greek yogurt. Throw in some berries, nuts or fruits with your breakfast.
Nutrition is the key. Make sure that every meal contains protein and fiber. Avoid added sweeteners, refined grains and flours, starchy food such as white rice, added salt, fried food and fast food.
Understand the importance of portion sizes. If you are unable to control your appetite at meal time, use a smaller plate to help you serve a smaller portion.
We all go through that desire to snack in between meals. If you are unable to control your urge to have a snack, go for vegies or fruits instead of cookies or crackers.