The vast majority of us at the age of 50 plus, more often than not find ourselves at a means to an end when it comes to losing weight. So many of us struggle in particular with the concept that the foundation of successful weight loss falls in the way of a complete lifestyle change. While exercise is of the utmost importance in assisting you in reaching your weight loss goals, it should be taken into serious consideration that going hand-in-hand with exercise, is creating healthy food habits. So many feel that healthy eating is something that doesn’t seem too appealing, however healthy eating is the exact opposite of that. Not only is healthy-eating good for you, but the foods are incredible in flavor!
Here, we will be showing you several examples of delicious and nutritious foods that you can incorporate into your new and improved, healthy lifestyle of being fit after 50!
Let ‘s first start with one super food that is a favorite to many diets, and for good reason! One of the best ways to start your day is with a bowl of oatmeal. Packed with fiber, you’ll end up feeling fuller faster and staying fuller longer. cup of oats has 4.6 grams of a healthy carbohydrate called Resistant Starch that helps to speed up your metabolism while burning fat!
Next up on our list is that of lettuce and additional leafy greens which are a bountiful source of fiber and other essential nutrients. Be sure to steer clear of iceberg lettuce, however, it is loaded with water and boasts almost no nutritional value.