My mother was a native New Yorker. And New Yorkers love their bagels. So I ate lots of sesame and poppy seed bagels with a cream cheese schmear growing up. I also gave seeds to my bird as a snack. But that was the end of my seed relationship. Little did i know how I was missing out. Now that I’m older, I try to include seeds daily in my diet. Many contain vitamins, minerals and healthy fats. … [Read more...] about 6 Seeds for Hormone Balance, Heart Health, & More!
Chronic back pain is truly a pain. It can affect your sleep, your work performance, and your ability to be active. But there's no reason to let back pain win. Here are just a few ways that you can strike back against back pain. Buy the right mattress A mattress that’s too soft could be aggravating your bad back. Doctors recommend a firm mattress that can support your spine. You can buy … [Read more...] about Strike Back Against Back Pain
Wanna slow down the aging process? You're in good company. It's no wonder there are so many products on the market claiming to help slow the aging process. So how do you reduce the signs of aging like fine lines and wrinkles? Hold onto your wallets! Because I'm going to go over some anti-aging products that don't cost a lot of money! Well, let's start with a no-brainer. Keep hydrated, both … [Read more...] about 5 Anti-Aging Foods You Need to Eat Now!
(Sponsored Post) We Americans tend to overlook the miraculous healing effects of vacations and downtime. Taking time for ourselves can seem indulgent. And praise is given to those who work, work, work! So that is why I make myself take a road trip at least every few months. I need to get away from all the pressures of life and just focus on nature and serenity. The thing that I love about a … [Read more...] about Take a Road Trip: The Rejuvenating Effects of Downtime
Bodies come in all different shapes and sizes. I’m a big believer that we need to release the concept body perfection. Just make good choices and live a healthy lifestyle. So if you’ve stopped your progress because you’ll never reach perfection, that stops today. Here are 10 weight loss excuses that are not only inaccurate. They’re stopping you from really being able to thrive in your own life. … [Read more...] about 10 Weight Loss Excuses That Are Inexcusable
I love ginger. It’s so darn good for you and it adds a kick to food that's just amazing. So, today I want to go over some of the amazing benefits of ginger. And also talk about how you include more if it in your diet. Look beyond nausea My mom was going through chemo some years ago. And the buzz word was ginger. It was the perfect antidote for the inevitable nausea that comes with chemo. My … [Read more...] about Ginger for Menstrual Cramps, Exercise Recovery, Weight Loss & More
Should you take nutritional supplement or should you not take nutritional supplements? Some recent studies have discounted the value of these supplements. While others show them as life saving. So what’s a person to do? Keep this in mind when pondering nutritional supplement studies. All nutritional supplements aren’t created equal. Many supplements are made out of synthetic garbage. While … [Read more...] about 3 Nutritional Supplements You Need To Take
It all starts with healthy collagen. The collagen in our skin is what keeps it looking bright, smooth and young. And as collagen proteins begin to break down, our skin starts to wrinkle and look tired. While we can’t avoid this from happening forever, we sure as hell can delay the onset. The choices we make now will affect our collagen and our skin for years to come. So make good choices and reap … [Read more...] about 7 Natural Ways To Keep Your Skin Young
Think about the word diet When most people think of the word diet, they think of it is as meaning restriction. Not me though. I think of it as creating balance. And this little lingual disagreement has far-reaching consequences. Because restriction sets you up to try and lose weight in a way that is completely wrong. Now, I’m pretty bad with balance. Ask me to do a handstand and I won’t stay … [Read more...] about Surprise! The Crazy Reason For Your Weight Loss Plateau!
This is the time of year where people proclaim “out with the old and in with the new”! And all the better when we apply this to our bodies. Most of us have some type of internal congestion. And a quick cleanse can be the answer to feeling great and living fabulous. Because getting rid of all the gunk that we’ve built up over the years isn’t just liberating. It can be life saving. I used to … [Read more...] about The Why And How Of A Quick Cleanse