Lose Weight By Accident: Get Your Butt Back In The Kitchen

When our lives get nutty, and we are burning the candle at both ends, we have the tendency to push, push, push until we collapse. But the reality is that in order to continue to live life at the pace we do, we must take some time to re-fuel everyday. There are many ways to re-fuel, but the biggest bang for your buck is going to come from cooking.
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