4 STEPS TO A PERFECT HOLIDAY

#MotivationalMonday, Dessert Recipes, Healthy You

On Christmas morning, will your home be Pinterest, Facebook, and IG picture ready? …Yeah, me neither.  It’s easy to get wrapped up in social media posts, expecting a pinterest-worthy brunch, a tree that is deserving to grace the pages of a catalogue, and the perfect gifts wrapped and adorned with silk ribbons…oh, and don’t forget … Read More

2019 HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE

#MotivationalMonday, Healthy You

With just weeks to go, you are scrambling to find last minute Holiday gifts that are unique, affordable, and thoughtful! No stress allowed (we’ve been there before…it increases your cortisol hormone, creating a cascade of health consequences, only one of which is your body’s reminder to hold onto every last fat cell to prepare for … Read More

CHOCOLATE NUT BUTTER BANANA SHAKE WITH HIDDEN HEALTH BENEFITS!

#MotivationalMonday, #ThirstyThursday, #TransformationTuesday, Breakfast Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Healthy You, Recipes, Smoothie Recipes, Snacks

There are a few foods that make me extraordinarily happy: chocolate, bananas, and peanut butter. Each are magnificent independently and superb when combined. As a child, I can remember eating Jiffy peanut butter smeared on my pancakes. Better yet, throw a few chocolate chips into the batter and you have one incredible breakfast treat. Zoom … Read More

HALLOWEEN SURVIVAL GUIDE

#MotivationalMonday

It’s HALLOWEEN!…and you’re SCARED!…VERY SCARED. But, I know the fear. and it doesn’t root from goblins and witches. Rather, today is a frightful mess for many as you navigate your day through piles of candy, pumpkin lattes, and donuts with fall sprinkles. The challenge is real! For many, getting through the day, from start to … Read More

YOU AREN’T WHAT YOU EAT

#MotivationalMonday, #TransformationTuesday, Healthy You

YOU AREN’T WHAT YOU EAT!   It’s time for a paradigm shift. YOU ARE WHAT YOU FEED YOUR CELLS!   Visualize this…You have in front of you a large bowl of fettuccine pasta dressed with white cream sauce, sprinkled with pieces of crispy bacon, and interspersed with bright green peas. Fettuccine Carbonara…It sounds lovely, right? … Read More

5 REASONS TO VISIT A FARMER’S MARKET

#MotivationalMonday, Healthy You

I’m a Kansas farm girl. Farming was my Dad’s hobby, and so I grew up nearly every weekend working on our farms, painting barns, scrubbing cattle corrals, building fences, picking pears, working in the pasture and the occasional getting lost in the corn field. And when not at the farm, my sister and I helped … Read More