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Snacks Tag

Snacking is a good strategy to keep your metabolic engine cranking.  I’ve spoken on this subject before.  We never want large gaps between meals (more than 4 hours) as it causes our resting metabolism to slow down as a way to conserve energy.  As North America becomes busier and busier, more people are substituting grab-and-go foods for actual meals.  Snacking is up 15% as a means to support our standard breakfast, lunch and dinner options.  In fact Americans are spending up to $48 billion per year on salty and sugary