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The BEST Diet for 2018

The BEST Diet for 2018

I don’t like using the word diet as a verb. The word diet simply refers to what you eat in general. As in I suggest you add more vegetables into your diet. That being said, I am no dummy. I know some of you are going to do it. So what is the BEST diet for youRead MoreRead More

2018 New Year’s Resolution Ideas Beyond Diet and Exercise.

2018 New Year’s Resolution Ideas Beyond Diet and Exercise.

Happy New Year! Resolution time is here. This year go beyond “I want to lose weight and get in shape.” Set specific, measurable, attainable, relevant, time specific (aka SMART) goals. Here are some ideas you might want to consider.Read More

Maintain Don’t Gain During the Holidays

Maintain Don’t Gain During the Holidays

The holidays don’t have to set you back 10 pounds this year. With a few very doable tips, you can enjoy some holiday cheer without increasing your rear.Read More

Change the Way You Eat Your Veggies

Change the Way You Eat Your Veggies

Rice them. Mash them. Spiralize them. OR buy them already made to save you time. Veggies don’t have to be boring. And you don’t have to give up your favorite comfort foods like mashed potatoes. Upgrade them!    Read More

Why I Eat Chocolate Every Day

Why I Eat Chocolate Every Day

 I’m sure it’s no surprise that I eat a very healthy diet. It includes a lots of vegetables, lean protein and healthy fats. No meat or dairy. Yes I do eat carbohydrates – mostly in the form of fruits and vegetables but I also include oats and quinoa and now and then other healthy grains.Read MoreRead More

The Secret Ingredient In My Oatmeal

The Secret Ingredient In My Oatmeal

Being on the road all day I find that oatmeal makes an easy to pack lunch. I like eating it cold and I add in some delicious ingredients to bulk it up. Want to know what I put in my oatmeal? You’ll never guess what #4 is!Read More

A Handful Day Keeps Bad Cholesterol At Bay

A Handful Day Keeps Bad Cholesterol At Bay

It’s NUTS! New research reveals that eating a handful of almonds a day improves good cholesterol levels by 19 percent!Read More

The ONE Thing That Will Help You Reach Your Fitness and Weight Loss Goals

The ONE Thing That Will Help You Reach Your Fitness and Weight Loss Goals

Trying to lose weight but the SCALE ISN’T MOVING?! Or maybe your focus is on getting in better shape but you are finding it difficult to measure your progress. It can certainly cause a lack of motivation to stay the course. You might be feeling great but then that one step onto the scale can causeRead MoreRead More

Fresh Isn’t Always Best

Fresh Isn’t Always Best

Eating veggies and fruits are an important part of a healthy diet. But it can be expensive and produce doesn’t have a long shelf life. What to do? Keep your cool- head to the freezer. Read More

Shots of  Apple Cider Vinegar: Hype or Health?

Shots of Apple Cider Vinegar: Hype or Health?

Have you started doing shots every morning? Should I be worried or have you joined the latest trend of drinking apple cider vinegar in the name of health? People are raising a glass for all sorts of health reasons. From weight loss to digestive healing, let’s cut to the chase…DOES IT WORK?Read More