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Lake Yellowstone Hotel Offers Healthy Dining Options

Although national parks aren’t generally known for their healthy eating choices, the Lake Yellowstone Hotel Dining Room is definitely the exception. Not only do they have gluten-free items on their menu, but they also include nutritional information for some entrees. … Continue reading

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Eating Healthy in a Diner

What do you think of when you hear the word “diner”? For me, the word evokes images of greasy food, huge portions and lots of fat-laden dishes. And in truth, that’s what many diners are; however there is one diner … Continue reading

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Eating Gluten-Free in Taos

Admittedly, Charles and I have some favorite road trip restaurants. These places usually have some sentimental value, as we’ve been going to them for years and years. Such is the case with Taos Pizza Outback. It’s just a funky little … Continue reading

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Go Naked at Subway for a Healthy Lunch

Subway has become a staple lunch stop for us on road trips, because they have a nice core selection of healthy sandwiches that have between 250 and 300 calories, and are somewhat reasonable in the sodium content. This however, is … Continue reading

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Chipotle Chicken Lettuce Wraps

This recipe took a bit of trial and error. Originally it called for 3 T of chipotle peppers in adobo sauce and it was very, very hot. I cut back the chipotle and added in a bit of salsa to … Continue reading

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Wendy’s Go Wrap Misses the Mark

I have to admit I’m not a huge Wendy’s fan – mostly because of the (non) availability of their healthier menu selections. Calorie-wise their baked potato sans butter, with a tad bit of sour cream is an acceptable choice; however … Continue reading

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Egg McMuffin Makeover

Every now and again I have to eat breakfast out on the road. My preferred order is two poached eggs on one slice of dry wheat toast, but I can only get that in a sit-down restaurant. If I have … Continue reading

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Health(ier) Canadian Fast Food Choices

Whenever you travel outside of your own country, you have to acquaint yourself with some of the local fast food joints, in order to make healthier choices on the road. Even in Canada. Although there are a lot of US … Continue reading

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Eating Healthy at a B&B

Eating healthy at a B&B can definitely be a challenge. To be honest, it all depends on the attitude of the innkeeper. And although there is little you can do when you run into a “Breakfast Nazi” innkeeper, you can … Continue reading

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Special K Flatbread Breakfast Sandwich

Sometimes breakfast on the road can be quite the challenge. I don’t do pastries or cereal, and my usual breakfast of choice in a sit down restaurant is a poached egg on dry wheat toast. If I have a free … Continue reading

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