6 Hacks to Make Your Pizza Healthy

Try out these tips and tricks for mouthwatering, lower-calorie pizza.

6 Hacks to Make Your Pizza Healthy

By Toni Gasparis

Store-bought frozen pizza and pizza from chain restaurants can be filled with preservatives and hidden calories. Making your own pizza can guarantee fresh, authentic ingredients that taste better. But cooking things on your own can be time-consuming, which is why these tips can help you make healthy pizza fast without sacrificing the quality.


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Freeze Pizza (the Right Way)

Aside from being unhealthy, store-bought frozen pizza usually doesn't taste as good because of the way it's frozen. The fluctuation in temperature from cooking it to freezing it to cooking it again makes the crust absorb a ton of water, leaving you with soggy pizza. Make your own frozen pizza by freezing the pizza parts individually and then combining to cook. Bonus tip: Freeze the sauce in ice cube trays so it doesn't get super watery when defrosting, and learn how to reheat your pizza easily.

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66 Clever Ways to Keep Your Road Trip Healthy

From road trip food to on-the-go health hacks, here's all you need to have a safe vacation from city to city.

Summer is the perfect time for a road trip! But do you wonder how you can stay healthy with all the fast food and potential health issues along the way? Things can go downhill for everyone pretty quickly. Here are 66 clever and easy tips for keeping the trip on track for health and fun.

1. Pack Compact Snacks to Avoid Overeating

Reuse a cleaned creamer bottle or fill up a new tackle box with healthy bites like nuts, seeds, berries, dried fruit, and granola. This way, you'll cut down on multiple snack bags and boxes and won't over-indulge because you can only have a small handful at a time.

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