Thanksgiving Garlic Mash (Cauliflower) Potatoes 1 head of Cauliflower 1/4 Cup parmesan 1 tbs of cream cheese or a dollop of sour cream 1/2 tsp minced garlic 1/2 tsp pepper salt to taste (omit if you have high blood pressure) Chopped parsley, rosemary or chives for garnish Pats of butter for garnish Cut up cauliflower … Continue reading Healthy Thanksgiving Substitutes
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
Plantar fasciitis can be a real pain in the foot. Plantar fasciitis is the medical term for inflammation of the plantar fascia, which is the connective tissue that runs along the bottom of your foot. If you’ve ever had pain in the bottom of your foot with the first few steps out of bed in … Continue reading Plantar Fasciitis: Home Solutions!
BELIEVE IT OR NOT, 70% OF YOUR BODY COMPOSITION IS WHAT YOU EAT. I’ve been getting a lot of people come to me pointing at their lower belly and say “How do I get rid of this?” And most are not happy with my answer… “Great abs are made in the kitchen.” Working out is … Continue reading ARE YOU 70% SPINACH OR 70% COOKIE?
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!
Eat the Whole Fruit! Juicing advocates often claim that drinking juice is better than eating whole fruits and vegetables. They justify this by saying that removing the fiber makes nutrients easier to absorb. However, there isn’t any scientific research to support this. You may actually need the fiber content of the fruit or vegetable to experience the plant’s … Continue reading Stop Juicing! Fruits And Veggies Are Best Consumed Whole
Have you been hearing your body snap, crackle, and pop as you maneuver your way through everyday activities? Or perhaps it’s a less auditory signal, as you feel pain in the knees or hips while walking. While popping noises aren’t necessarily a bad thing- usually they are just pockets of air being released as a … Continue reading Reducing Joint Pain!