Tomatoes are a summertime garden staple for many. In fact, many who plant tomatoes in their garden end up with more tomatoes than they can eat. (Sound like a familiar story?) Little do most know that tomatoes are a top superfood. One reason that tomatoes are a super food is because they fight against free radicals … Continue reading Why You Need to be Eating the Tomatoes from Your Garden
You know the feeling... you can feel it coming... you feel it when you swallow... you still have a chance to avoid getting sick and bounce back to 100% in a day! Follow these steps - ALL OF THEM and avoid the flu season all together! Sleep at least 7.5 hours that night... and really … Continue reading Avoid Getting Sick
Sprint training is a powerful tool that gives you back considerably more in terms of health benefits than the effort required. It should be noted that there is a difference between all-out sprinting (moving at your fastest possible speed for a certain distance) and high-intensity training (alternating bursts of very intense activity with intervals of … Continue reading Sprint to Better Health!
We all know that fruit is rich in nutrients for our bodies and essential to our diet but many do not realize how counterproductive it can be. Most fruit is fairly high on the glycemic index. Therefore it is converted into sugar at much faster and higher rates than other foods. Glucose turns to fat … Continue reading When to Eat Fruit
To stay away from injuries that may occur from day to day activities, it is important to keep the core strong and flexible. WHAT IS CORE TRAINING? The area of the body, which is commonly referred to as the core, is your midsection and it involves all your muscles in that area including the front, … Continue reading Core: The Foundation of Strength
Besides tasting it in Thai dishes or delicious masala chai, most of us would never guess that this delicious thready grass holds so much healing power inside its fibrous stalks. Surprisingly, lemongrass essential oil is used as aromatherapy to relieve muscle pain, externally to kill bacteria, ward off insects, and reduce body aches, and internally to help … Continue reading Lemongrass
Have SOLUTIONS to your resolutions to effect change and attain goals! For me, add protein into each meal! Not impossible, not overwhelming, sustainable - impactful! Wellness is a lifestyle - a mindset... Only 8% of people achieve their new year resolutions.... usually because most lack action plans - we are here to help! 1. Nutrition … Continue reading Living the Wellness Lifestyle!