Entries by Rebecca Zamon from 01/2012

Vegetarian Super Bowl Recipes: Snack On Veggie Sloppy Joes

Posted 01.01.2012 | Canada Living

The vegetarians who gather around the television set during the Super Bowl game on Feb. 5 will thank their hosts for serving a hearty snack that helps...

Aging Slowed In Mice With Supplement Mix

Posted 01.02.2012 | Canada Living

It might be possible to cure aging, say scientists who've found that lab mice get smarter and more agile as they age when fed a mix of nu...

Alberta Mom Gives Birth To 2nd New Year's Baby In A Row

Posted 01.02.2012 | Canada Living

Lightning shouldn't strike in the same place twice, the same person shouldn't win two lotteries and people really shouldn't have back-to-back New Year...

Breastfeeding On Sesame Street: Why Did It Stop?

Posted 01.03.2012 | Canada Living

Did you know there used to be boobs on Sesame Street? Yes, that was the norm in the '70s and '80s when referring to babies and eating. They breastfed ...

How To Break Bad Eating Habits

Posted 01.04.2012 | Canada Living

By Beth W. Orenstein; Medically reviewed by Pat F. Bass III, MD, MPH It's not just willpower, or a lack thereof, that makes us overeat and gain...

Coolest Food Trends Coming Up In 2012

Posted 01.04.2012 | Canada Living

Guessing the direction in which any given industry is heading is an imperfect science, but one that never fails to draw us in with its predictions. As...

Dog Bar Mitzvahs: Yes, It's A Thing

Posted 01.05.2012 | Canada Living

'Bark Mitzvahs' are emerging as one of the latest crazes in dog-lover circles....

Healthy New Year Eating

Posted 01.06.2012 | Canada Living

By: Daniela Andrews, TheKit.ca January is here, which means three things must be true. One, the number of people in line for cardio equipment at th...

Argan Oil For Anti-Aging: Test Drive

Posted 01.06.2012 | Canada Living

Test Drive: Each week, the Huffington Post Canada's Living team will try out something that has sparked our curiosity, and as long as we live to tell ...

Celebrity Babies' Births: What Goes On When The Stars Deliver?

Posted 01.09.2012 | Canada Living

If there's one thing money can't buy, it's escape from pain. And when it comes to pain, there's really nothing comparable to childbirth. So how do...

Eating Healthy At Restaurants: It Takes Mind Over Matter

Posted 01.10.2012 | Canada Living

It's possible to enjoy eating in restaurants several times a week and still lose weight when armed with the right approach and calorie-busting informa...

Coffee Tasting Help: Use Your Nose

Posted 01.10.2012 | Canada Living

One of the hardest parts about [tasting coffee] doesn't even happen in your mouth. In order to taste better, you've got to smell better. (And we don't...

Best Food Flavours -- Are Salt And Pepper Really The Only Way?

Posted 01.10.2012 | Canada Living

Pepper, as I learned, is a fickle spice—it can be used well, but add too much, and your food tastes cheap and crass. Because pepper is applied to ma...

Sticking With Resolutions: Easy Ways To Stay On Track

Posted 01.10.2012 | Canada Living

We're officially in the second week of 2012, and the holidays already feel like the distant past. And as for those oh-so-achievable resolutions made b...

Braised Chicken Thighs Recipe By Rocco DiSpirito Makes A Great Winter Meal

Posted 01.11.2012 | Canada Living

Let's have a quick show of hands among the diet-conscious: Who is craving a plain baked chicken breast right now? Exactly. No one. Chicken breasts a...

Angel Food Cake Recipe Is Low-Carb And Gluten-Free

Posted 01.11.2012 | Canada Living

It seemed impossible. I wanted to make a zero-sugar, low-carb version of a cake that is made from almost nothing but sugar and carbs. And it took jus...

Food For Teeth: What To Eat For Healthy Chompers

Posted 01.11.2012 | Canada Living

By Kristen Stewart; Medically reviewed by Lindsey Marcellin, MD, MPH Eat. Brush. Floss. Repeat! You know the keys to dental health involve a to...

Change The World, One Kid At A time

Posted 01.12.2012 | Canada Living

Craig and Marc Kielburger are founders of Free The Children and Me to We, a social enterprise. They are authors of "The World Needs Your Kid: Raising ...

8 Resolutions For Parents To Kick Off 2012

Posted 01.12.2012 | Canada Living

Craig and Marc Kielburger are founders of Free The Children and Me to We, a social enterprise. They are authors of "The World Needs Your Kid: Raising ...

How To Use Ghee: Recipe For Ravioli With Fried Sage And Asparagus

Posted 01.12.2012 | Canada Living

Why not just use butter? Fair question, especially since ghee is going to be more trouble to find (it's hidden in your grocer's international or natu...

Dan Savage Divorced? In Canada, Maybe

Posted 01.12.2012 | Canada Living

After issuing thousands of marriage licenses to same-sex couples from United States and other nations where same-sex marriage is not yet legal -- marr...

Prison 'Thriller' A Web Series Coming In Spring 2012

Posted 01.13.2012 | Canada Living

Almost three years ago, the world fell in love with a completely unexpected phenomenon -- Filipino dancers performing Michael Jackson's "Thriller" as ...

Common Men's Health Problems: 10 Symptoms That Shouldn't Be Ignored

Posted 01.13.2012 | Canada Living

By Dennis Thompson Jr.; Medically reviewed by Pat F. Bass III, MD, MPH According to a survey by the American Academy of Family Physicians, 38 p...

Doing The Tebow: Is It A Good Idea To Show Your Faith At Work?

Posted 01.13.2012 | Canada Living

Glory alleluia! Did you see that throw? For those of you who may not be huge football fans, I'm referring to Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow's 80...

Eco-Friendly At The Golden Globes: Livia Firth Good, Menu Bad

Posted 01.15.2012 | Canada Living

What do the cream of the fashion design world's crop and sustainability have in common? For most award shows, the answer would be a resounding "nothin...