Are sugar substitutes a better healthy diet habit than sugar?
Sugar Substitutes should be used in moderation. The Healthy Diet Habit would be to cut down your taste for sweet foods in general, rather than trying to eat chemically sweetened foods.
Kerry provides a great list of many of the different Sugar Substitutes on her Healthy Diet Habits website!
This Day in History
1190 - Upo0n his marriage to Isabella I of Jerusalem, Conrad of Montferrat becomes King of Jerusalem
1359 - After his father, Hugh IV of Cyprus abdicates his throne, Peter I of Cyprus ascends the throne of Cyprus
1642 - Abel Tasman is the first European to discover the island Van Diemen's Land which was later renamed Tasmania in 1856, and became an Island State of Australia in 1901
1835 - The Texas Rangers, a horse-mounted police force were authorized by the Texas Provincial Government
1877 - Black Beauty, by English Author Anna Sewell is published. It became an immediate best seller and eventually sold over 50 million copies
1932 - In Washington, D.C., the FBI Crime Lab opens (officially known as the FBI Scientific Crime Detection Laboratory
1943 - During World War II, at the battle of Makin, the USS Liscome Bay is torpedoed by the Japanese near Taraw and sinks killing 53 officers and 591 enlisted men
1963 - The assassin of U.S. President John F. Kennedy, Lee Harvey Oswald is killed by Jack Ruby
1969 - The Apollo 12 command module splashes down safely in the Pacific Ocean, after it completed the second manned mission to land on the Moon
1971 - Dan Cooper, aka D.B. Cooper parachutes from a Northwest Orient Airlines plane during a thunderstorm over Washington state with $200,000 in ransom money. He was never found.
2016 - Columbia ends the Country's 50 year long civil war when the Government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Columbia-People's Army sign a revised peace deal
This Day in Music
1973 - Photography by Ringo Starr hits #1
1979 - No More Tears (Enough is Enough) by Donna Summer and Barbra Streisand hits #1
1994 - At the first annual MTV European Music Awards, Oasis is named the Best UK Band
1996 - Crowded House play their farewell concert on the steps of the Sydney Opera House in Sydney, Australia to a crowd of 100,000+. They later get back together in 2007.
1998 - Garage, Inc., is released as the Metallica compilation of cover songs
2009 - Season 9 of Dancing With The Stars is won by Donny Osmond
2014 - Shady XV is a two-disc compilation album released by Eminem
Crowded House - Don't Dream it's Over
This Day in Sports
1956 - During the Melbourne, Australia Olympics, American Bobby Morrow and Thank Baker both record hand-timed 10.50s in the men's 100m final, but automatic timing gives the gold medal to Morrow and the silver medal to Baker
1982 - Cal Ripkin of the Orioles is named the AL Rookie of the Year
Word of the Day from Wiktionary
1. A room set aside for the copying, writing, or illuminating of manuscripts and records, especially such a room in a monastery.
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