How to Meal Prep

Nutrition

One of the smartest ways to stay healthy is by incorporating meal planning into your weekly routine. This will not only help you stay on track, but you will save money. Afterall, think about how much extra funds you spend routinely eating out at lunch and ordering carryout. Here are some simple meal planning tips … Read More

How to Curb Your Emotional Eating

Health, Health Tips, Nutrition

Have you ever started a new lifestyle plan, confident and primed to reach your desired goals? It’s going fabulously for about a week and then you have a stressful day at work. While you had the best of intentions to hit the gym on the way home and cook a healthy dinner, the overwhelming desire … Read More

Pumpkin Spice Smoothie

Healthy Snack Recipes, Recipes

A coffee shop I am a fan of recently put out a pumpkin spice latte on their menu for the Fall. That drink has 50 grams of sugar in a 16-ounce cup; that’s a lot of sugar! You can skip the high sugary seasonal coffee drinks by making your own healthy version. Every fall I … Read More

“Undiet” Strategies for Weight Loss

Health, Health Tips, Nutrition

If you trying to lose weight, you need to find the best strategy that works for you. As I always tell my clients, there is no magic pill and lasting change happens over time. Here are my favorite “undiet” strategies that require no deprivation or following the latest fad diet trend. Calories do matter. You … Read More

Kick Up Your Health with Non-Starchy Vegetables

Nutrition

Not all vegetables are created equal. Starchy vegetables (i.e., beans, potatoes, corn) are great sources of fiber, minerals, and vitamins but are higher in carbohydrates which can lead to an increase in blood sugar levels. Non-starchy vegetables (greens and colorful vegetables) are lower in carbs, low in calories, fiber-full and rich in vitamins and minerals. … Read More

How to Reset Your Body After Eating Unhealthy

Nutrition

Throughout the summer, I consistently hear clients and friends stressing about overindulging and eating unhealthy at BBQs, festivals and on vacations. I can totally relate because not only did I celebrate the Fourth of July with my family, but it was followed by my NYC birthday celebration and bachelorette party. The best strategy that I’ve … Read More

Healthy Holiday Tips for the 4th of July Celebrations

Health Tips, Nutrition

The Fourth of July holiday always brings fond memories of fireworks, family gatherings at the lake and of course my favorite summer indulgences. As I no longer have my teenage metabolism, here are some simple tips that will enable you to enjoy the celebration without falling off the wagon. Eat a high protein snack before … Read More