Category Archives: Wellness

Easy Healthy Behaviors That You Could Have Been Doing Yesterday!

Wouldn’t you love to form a healthier lifestyle with little to no effort? Are you someone who thinks that feeling hungry means you are on the verge of shedding those troublesome extra few pounds? Can you relate to not having the time OR money to purchase and create healthy dishes? If one of the above descriptions sound […]

Can Working Out Prevent You from Losing Weight?

Working out helps us expend calories, push past that plateau in weight loss, and ultimately helps increase our confidence to rock out in the bodies that we live in! When we take care of our bodies and provide them with the nutrients, movement, and sleep they need, our moods will certainly thank us with happiness! […]

Can Reducing Calorie Intake Prevent You From Losing Weight?

Common sense indicates the less we eat, the fewer calories we consume, the less we weigh, right?  Absolutely not. Eating too few calories can prevent you from losing weight. Not consuming enough calories can slow down your metabolism and lead your body to store any food that comes your way in order to survive. “When […]

How are you feeling? Hunger is both Physical and Mental

What you feel may have a larger impact on your food choices than you think. Knowledge is power. Knowing what foods may contribute to a healthy lifestyle is very important when it comes to weight management. Yes, you probably already know the basics to a healthy lifestyle.  Consuming a diet filled with vegetables, fruits, lean […]

May the Fourth Be With You: Tips for Enjoying the Day in a Healthy Way!

Holidays are a time to celebrate with friends, family, and loved ones.  Activities, events, picnics, barbecues, parades, and summer-time fun is just a few days away.  July 4th is a day of festivities; who doesn’t want to be full of energy until the very last fire work closes off the night? How do we keep […]

Goodbye Comfort Food, Hello Summer Fruit!

Barbecues, picnics, pool side parties, smoothies, and sunshine provide us with the atmosphere that craves refreshing snack items.  What is a sweet snack that increases as the sun increases its face time with the world? If “fruit” popped into your head, you must be either extremely intuitive or psychic! (Or you read the title above.) […]

Turmeric: What’s All the Hype?

Television, TV personalities, radio shows, internet ads, Facebook articles, Twitter, Instagram, and “insert other media platform here” all play a part in how we view nutrition.  That is just life.  The popular product, newest fad, or celebrity endorsed diet pill always has consumers begging for more. We are a “medicine and supplemental happy generation”.  However, […]

Dining Out on Mother’s Day: How to Healthfully Treat Your Mom!

364 days of the year, mom wears the Superman cape in the house.  364 days of the year, mom cooks, cleans, works, and thinks of you, for you are the center of her world.  She feels a sense of responsibility for you, no matter what age you are.  Your mom will always be your mom […]

How to Make ANYONE A Morning Person

Even if you compare yourself to a nocturnal creature who only reveals its true persona in the mask of the night, it is possible to become a morning person. If your response to this was something along the lines of “In your dreams” or “Never in a million years”, take comfort in the fact that […]

The Pocket Guide to Picky Eating: What Every Parent MUST Know!

Picky eating is natural.  Just like you, children have likes and dislikes.  Just like you, children like to be independent. Between the ages of 1 and 3, this independence shines as children find their voice and learn the art of expression.  Unfortunately, a child’s journey to discovery is sometimes anything BUT a “happy meal”. Not […]