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Drinking Your Vegetables or Fruit?

There seems to be a new surge of marketing for V8 and other vegetable-based drinks. And while there may be worse options for a drink, generally speaking it’s a bad idea to drink your calories, and drinking your vegetables or fruit is counter-productive. Top 4 Reasons Why You Should Not Drink Your Vegetables Reason #1:… Read the Full Article

Happy New Year 2014

As the new year approaches, we count our blessings. And one of the greatest that we have is all of our wonderful members. Thank you so much for being a member of FormulaZone. To thank you, we’ve extended everyone’s membership by 3 months. If you were a member between December 20 and December 28, 2013,… Read the Full Article

Membership Extended

To celebrate the Christmas season, and to show you how much we appreciate you being a member, we have extended your membership by 3 months. You will see the additional membership listed in your account. Thank you, and we wish you the best year ever for 2013!

Christmas Gift to Our Members

On Christmas, we sent an e-mail Christmas card, and let you know about the little Christmas gift you will be receiving on December 31. On December 31, we will extend your membership by 3 months at no charge at all. (If you’re not yet a member, but you join before December 31, you too will… Read the Full Article

Refer a Friend Program Improved

We have recently revised our Refer a friend program. I’ll be honest: when we first created the referral program nearly 10 years ago, it seemed fair to pay out $5 as a “thank you” when you referred someone to FormulaZone. But now, it seems obvious that is not nearly generous enough. We want to thank… Read the Full Article

Separate Profiles for You and Your Partner!

We’re excited to announce that the long-requested ability to have a separate profile for you AND your partner is finally here! Here’s how it works: If you have turned on “Family Style” (in your Meal Preferences), then when you are in Profile, you will see a new drop-down: That dropdown lets you choose whether the… Read the Full Article

Known issue with Profile / Preferences

UPDATE: This issue was resolved on July 11, 2012 at 10:00 AM (MST). Our sincere apologies! We were in the middle of enhancing the Profile to allow your Partner’s profile to be entered separately, and before we were complete some of the files got put on the server – which means that the Preferences and… Read the Full Article

Sarah’s Success Story

If you had told me a year ago that I would be writing a success story for a diet website, I would have laughed in disbelief. For one thing, I don’t do diets. Too many people seem to fail, and I wasn’t interested in failure. Besides–diets are restrictive, and a lot of times, anti-relationship.  To… Read the Full Article

Copy Recipe Feature Released!

Thank you to all of our beta testers – we’re finally able to release the Copy Recipe feature. Copying a recipe is simple. And once you do, that copy is your own – and you can add ingredients, edit ingredients and remove ingredients to your heart’s content. To copy a recipe, simply View any recipe…. Read the Full Article

Testers Wanted for New Copy/Edit Recipe Feature

We’ve got a new feature that is in beta, and we’d love to have a few people test it out before we release it for public use. Have you ever seen a recipe and thought “I’d like that, but I’d really like to change a couple of things”? Or, had a recipe that you thought… Read the Full Article