Flat Belly Tonic Infused Water Recipe

Health Tips, Healthy Drink Recipes

During the summer months, it is important that you and your family stay hydrated. According to the Mayo Clinic, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine recommends that an adult man needs approximately 15.5 cups (3.7 liters) of fluids per day and an adult woman needs approximately 11.5 cups (2.7 liters) of fluids per … 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

HIIT: What is it and How to do it?

Fitness

What is HIIT? High-intensity interval training (HIIT) is a type of cardiovascular exercise where you become hypoxic (deprives your body of oxygen) which makes your metabolism stay elevated throughout your day. Because of this, you are still burning calories after you leave the gym. How to do HIIT A simple way to do this is … Read More