Reset Your Healthy Goals for Fall

Health Tips

As you leave the carefree summer months behind and settle into some very new routines – such as online school for the kids and/or working from home – you may be feeling some stress and unease about how to embrace these new routines. You are not alone! Many of us are in the same shoes … Read More

How To Read a Popular Food Snack Label

Health Tips, Nutrition

When you first look at a snack package,  you want to look at what’s in it and determine whether or not you want to put these ingredients in your body. Ingredients are listed in descending order by amount. The first ingredient listed is the largest amount in the product; the last ingredient is the least … Read More

Protein and Carb Healthy Snack Ideas

Health Tips

Snacking can be beneficial for your body, as long as you snack healthfully. Food fuels us to keep us energized but if you go too long without it, you will definitely feel a slump (for most of us, it happens in the late afternoon). Therefore, to keep your metabolism humming and your energy levels up … Read More

Mindful Eating 101

Health Tips, Nutrition

It is important to view mindful eating as moving your diet in a healthier direction and by making incremental changes over time. Here are some tips to get you started. The 80/20 Rule For myself and my wellness clientele, I have found that the 80/20 rule works well. 80% of your diet is comprised of … Read More

How to Stay Active During the Summer

Fitness, Health Tips

Regular physical activity can control weight, prevent or manage health issues (cholesterol, stroke, blood pressure, disease, etc.), improve mood, and boost energy. Adopting exercise is part of your healthy lifestyle that will help you feel healthier and happier–and maybe a few pounds lighter! Here are some tips on how to implement fitness during the summer. … Read More

Foods That Help You Relax

Nutrition

When we feel stress, our immune system is more vulnerable. The stress hormone corticosteroid can suppress the effectiveness of the immune system and our body’s ability to fight off antigens is decreased. There are many ways to relieve stress – one of them is through what we eat! Foods to eat when stressed that can … Read More

How To Avoid The ‘Quarantine 15’

Weight Loss

During this unprecedented time, you may feel like your weight is spinning out of control. Many of my clients and friends have been upset about gaining what is being deemed the ‘Quarantine 15.’ What is ‘Quarantine 15’? ‘Quarantine 15’ is weight acquired during the current COVID-19 quarantine period. If you find yourself gaining weight during … Read More