How Many Calories in the Foods You Eat?

You shouldn’t obsess about calories and you don’t need to keep track of every single one.

But if you are trying to watch your weight (which everyone should!), then you do need to be aware of the calories in the foods that you eat. Some foods are simply not worth the calories. And oftentimes, you may be surprised by just how many (or how few) calories there are in certain foods.

We’ve taken a close look at some popular foods. Check out the articles below.

Vodka has 97 calories. But watch out for the mixers!

Calories in Vodka and How You Can Minimize Them

How many calories in vodka? About 97 per shot or jigger — although it depends on the proof. (See the chart for details.) But be careful or you’ll get many more calories than you expected! Read our tips to help you keep it low-calorie.  [continue reading] 

Where is the Actual Calorie Calculator?

We had to take our food calorie calculator offline for some maintenance. It calculates the calories and nutritional information for over 7,900 foods. Do you want to see it back? If so, let us know by leaving a comment below and we’ll speed up our work on fixing it. The squeaky wheel gets the grease :-)

In the meantime, you check the USDA food database here: USDA National Nutrient (and Calorie) Database

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