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Healthier Happy Hour Tips

Healthier Happy Hour Tips

 

Healthier Happy Hour

You are so good all week but the weekend…oy vey.

So, here are some tips on how to do the happy hour thing without ruining all of your hard work.Read More

Bedtime Snacks that Won’t Make You

Bedtime Snacks that Won’t Make You

You are trying to eat healthy but you find yourself feeling very hungry before bed. You’ve heard you shouldn’t eat at night and don’t want to derail your efforts but you need a little something to stop the grumbling in your stomach. Is it OK to eat at night? And what should you eat? Here are some of the best snacks to eat before bed.
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Whole Egg or Egg Whites? Which is better for building muscle ?

Whole Egg or Egg Whites? Which is better for building muscle ?

People often ask “what should I eat after a workout.”

While it depends on your goals, I am going to assume #1 that you are looking to build muscle (and lose fat) and #2 that your workout includes strength training. If that is the case then protein is definitely a part of your post workout meal or snack. So what’s the best source?Read More

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 you in 2018?Read 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

Spring Clean To Get Lean

Spring Clean To Get Lean

Time to clean out more than your closets. Let’s take a look at what’s in your kitchen. With a few smart food swaps, cleaning out your cupboards can help you trim your waistline.Read More

Confession from a Fit Mommy

Confession from a Fit Mommy

I am a fraud. Read More

Why is it Harder to lose the Weight This Time? A Breakthrough in Yo-Yo Dieting.

Why is it Harder to lose the Weight This Time? A Breakthrough in Yo-Yo Dieting.

Do you diet? A lot? When I begin working with someone who has a weight loss goal I will ask them what they’ve done in the past to try to lose weight. They will often respond with “I did xyz and it worked. But then I gained the weight back.” I explain that it didRead MoreRead More

Burpees for a Cause…How Many Burpees CAN I Do?

Burpees for a Cause…How Many Burpees CAN I Do?

I am accepting donations of non-perishable food items, new toiletries and new, unwrapped toys for a local shelter. For every item you donate, I will show my gratitude in burpees! I’ve made you do them for years and now it’s my turn. For every food or toiletry item you donate I will do a burpee.Read More