50 Different Names For Sugar In Disguise: How To Identify On Food Labels

Sugar may be “Public Enemy #1” when it comes to your health and well-being. In fact, studies show that “the consumption of excess sugar promotes the development of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and type 2 diabetes (T2DM) both directly and indirectly”. So if we know this to be true, then why are big manufacturers still promoting […]

Are You At Risk For Metabolic Syndrome?

What is Metabolic Syndrome? According to the Mayo Clinic, metabolic syndrome is classified as “a cluster of conditions that occur together, increasing your risk of heart disease, stroke and type 2 diabetes. These conditions include increased blood pressure, high blood sugar, excess body fat around the waist, and abnormal cholesterol or triglyceride levels”. If you […]

Completely Heal Your Gut Health and Other Health Conditions with the Elimination Diet

What is the Elimination Diet? The Elimination Diet is considered the “gold standard” when it comes to helping you determine what food intolerance’s, if any, may be the cause to various health conditions. Certain foods thought to be good for your health, can actually be the root cause of your ailment. Conditions like leaky gut, […]

Everything You Need To Know About Intermittent Fasting

What is Intermittent Fasting? A type of scheduled eating plan where you restrict the time you consume food. The typical protocol involves only eating within a window of 6-8 hours per day. *while maintaining you caloric needs per day What are the Benefits of Intermittent Fasting? Weight-lossImproved SleepHelps promote insulin sensitivity – Insulin resistance or […]

Are You Worried About Your Cholesterol?

As a health coach and nutritionist, I often deal with clients who have “high cholesterol”. They are told to avoid foods that have this “deadly” substance, and 9 out of 10 times those same foods have NEVER been apart of there normal diet. Cholesterol has be vilified in the health and medical industry for years […]

High Fiber Healthy Purple Smoothie

Who does not love a delicious healthy nutrient-packed smoothie!? Did I mention it was delicious??? This high fiber, protein packed smoothie can be enjoyed as a snack throughout your day or can even sub as a meal replacement if you’re busy and on the go. A little dark chocolate on top as an added bonus […]

Is Everything We Know About Eating Plant-Based Diets Actually Harming You?

Today more than ever, everyone seems to be focused on which diet is best for you. Is it plant-based, paleo or keto? What’s interesting is that the main stream consensus seems to be set on plant-foods being absolutely essential and good for you. On the other side of the spectrum is a majority consensus that […]

5 Things To Do Right Now To Cleanse Your Mind & Spirit

Health and fitness is not only about what you do in the gym, and what kind of foods you consume. It’s also about being fit mentally and emotionally. In today’s society, there are a lot of things that demand your energy and attention. We are constantly on the go, constantly working towards a promotion, a […]

Don’t Drink Coffee Without Adding This First!

If you haven’t heard yet, the new craze in the coffee world has been what is called “Bulletproof” coffee. What in the world is “Bulletproof” Coffee?. Basically, you take some high quality coffee, some grass-fed butter or ghee, and some MCT oil and blend it all up into a delicious frothy cup of magic. There […]