Thursday, September 25, 2008

Nature's own desserts

Fruits restrain carbohydrates and a small amount of protein, but very little of fat in any fruits. Most fruits contain less than one gram of fat per serving. Carbohydrates (starches and sugars) and fats are the primary sources of energy (calories) in the diet. Calories in fruits come mostly from simple carbohydrates. Compared with the early 1900s, Americans today eat more fatty foods and fewer starchy foods, such as breads and other grain products.

In Dietary Guidelines for Americans, the U.S Department of Agriculture and the Department of Health and Human Services recommend reversing the trend, advising that Americans avoid too much fat and eat more foods with fiber and starch, such as whole-grain breads and cereals, vegetables such as dried beans and peas, and fruits.Of all these foods, fruits have the feature of being called "nature's own desserts.Bananas, apples, and seedless grapes are the most popular snack fruits.

Halloween Costumes

Tuesday, September 09, 2008

Keeping the Vision of Homeownership Live

The countries leading non-profit credit and debt counseling firm is Money Management International. This firm now declares a free home webinar called keeping the Dream of Homeownership Alive. This webinar is going to be conducted on January 3rd and 9th at 7 p.m. EST; it’s really helpful to consumers to know about the available options and the foreclosure process.
Housing analysts forecast by next year 1 million to 3 million U.S homes is to be foreclosed as adjustable rate mortgages persist to reset increasing. Even though the foreclosure process is usually differing from state to state, so proceed quickly to avoid foreclosure. The webinar will also conducting some available programs for homeowners to struggling financially, such as the Savings Education Strategy and Money Management International protect homeownership program. These programs are now offered in 15 states and provide capable homeowners to pay outstanding debts and one-on-one financial counseling program to assist keep families in their homes.

Adult Halloween Costumes