5 HACKS TO BE BIKINI READY

#FitnessFriday, #TransformationTuesday, Healthy You

Freaking out over bikini season? Heading to the beach or pool and feeling confident all at the same time can feel unsurmountable, especially when there’s no time to diet, exercise, or eat special foods. And, I’m guessing you already know the usual tips and tricks…get a fake tan (ugh…the chemicals and cancer risk), boost the … Read More

EAT SMARTER! STOP EATING BANANAS!

#TransformationTuesday, Healthy You

Get over the morning banana and start eating smarter.  I love everything about a banana. It’s sweet and easy to transport, not to mention it marries really well with nut butter for a devilishly yummy treat.  And, I get that they are a great source of potassium…kind of. This is where the rationale for including … Read More

7 STEPS TO STAY ON TRACK, EVEN WITH YOUR BUSY LIFE!

Healthy You

It’s been one of those weeks. Actually several weeks… You know what I’m talking about. Many demands with so little time. I’m a Health and Running Coach and Marathon Pacer, but I’m a Mother first. Add to that, after 21 years, we’ve sold our home and moved into a historic home, built in 1901. That’s several … Read More

NUT BUTTER BROWNIE COOKIE BITES

#WednesdaysWeCook, Dessert Recipes, Recipes

NUT BUTTER BROWNIE COOKIE BITES This might just be a dream come true! I’m not going to lie. Were it up to me, I would actually make Peanut Butter and Chocolate into their own food groups. They would absolutely be promoted to the world of SUPERFOODS that must be consumed daily for proper health. Happily, … Read More

ASIAN PEANUT SAUCE

Dinner Recipes, Healthy You, Lunch Recipes, Recipes, Salad Recipes

Everything is better with a sauce. It’s true! Think about…Do you eat plain toast? How about grilled chicken sans seasonings or marinade? I’m guessing the same is true for your veggies or pasta!…Sauces, seasonings, herbs, and condiments. They all serve a purpose for putting Emeril Lagasse’s “BAM” into food. If the BAM factor is good … Read More

FRESH CHERRY SALSA

#WednesdaysWeCook, Healthy You, Recipes

I love seasonal dishes, ones that celebrate and inspire the day. Think about it, each of our American Holidays have traditional, celebratory fare that fits the season. And summer itself is no exception. Seasonal food inspires, but it is also deeply rooted in answering our inherent call to nourish our bodies with the nutrients available during that time … Read More

GRILLED TOFU KEBABS

#WednesdaysWeCook, Dinner Recipes, Lunch Recipes, Recipes

Hate cooking? Need an easy meal? (don’t let the steps fool you!) Here you go! GRILLED TOFU KEBABS With only 8 ingredients and your grill, this is easy and simple to pull together with plant-based protein and nourishing veggies. Best part? You can prep the night before, invite friends for a fun evening, and serve … Read More

SUPER FAST AND EASY 5 INGREDIENT MEALS

Breakfast Recipes, Dinner Recipes, Healthy You, Lunch Recipes, Recipes, Salad Recipes, Smoothie Recipes, Snacks

One of the biggest myths challenging those seeking a healthier lifestyle is the misconception that eating will break the bank or the clock. It’s too expensive and time consuming. Neither could be further from the truth. In fact, it’s quite the opposite. When you begin to put plants together, simplicity rules the day. What’s more, … Read More