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

The Benefits of Meditation

Health Tips, Mental Health

Incorporating meditation into your lifestyle is a natural step to take in a wellness journey. As a health and wellness coach, I have seen firsthand how meditation has helped my clients expedite their way into a happier, healthier existence. “Mindfulness isn’t difficult. We just need to remember to do it.” – Sharon Salzberg Practicing mindful … Read More

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