Why science suggests spreading your meals 6 hours apart may be your key to weight loss & fat burn

When it comes to nutrition, yes, WHAT you eat is key. But sometimes, going cold turkey & completely overhauling your food choices can downright cause insanity. In my trainings at Duke Integrative Medicine as a professional integrative health & wellness coach, and in my Functional Nutrition trainings as well, I've learned some key nuggets of intel … Continue reading Why science suggests spreading your meals 6 hours apart may be your key to weight loss & fat burn

8 Tricks to Eat Healthy Even When You’re Not Motivated

You know the basics: A forkful of salad is healthier than a mouthful pizza. Get your hand out of the late night Doritos bag and onto a warm mug of herbal tea instead. Blah Blah Blah, right? But what if you just don't care about the repercussions in that moment? What if you're sick of … Continue reading 8 Tricks to Eat Healthy Even When You’re Not Motivated

Overcome Your Most Frustrating Health Challenges with this 5 Step Blueprint to Reaching Your Biggest, Boldest Health Goals

Defeat that villain inside you that's killing your healthy vibe! Here's how to slay it & thrive in health for the long haul.  Tight on time? Tap here to watch the video instead of reading the blog & tap here for your free download of the 5 Step Blueprint! If you’re sick of starting a new nutrition or fitness … Continue reading Overcome Your Most Frustrating Health Challenges with this 5 Step Blueprint to Reaching Your Biggest, Boldest Health Goals

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Why is Added Sugar So Bad? The Dangers of Added Sugar & 3 Tips to Cut Back

When you hear talk about cutting back on sugar, do you feel like you don't really consume THAT much? That protein bar is HEALTHY, right? Eating dark chocolate every single day is GOOD for you, right? Depriving yourself of sweets will just BACKFIRE, right? Well, it all depends on what you're going for. And if … Continue reading Why is Added Sugar So Bad? The Dangers of Added Sugar & 3 Tips to Cut Back

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What You Need to Know about Wellness & How it All Impacts Your Life

Let's shine a light on how & why Wellness is so much more than general health or happiness. Have you ever heard a word and it just totally vibed with you? Like anytime you hear it or read it, you're instantly like, "Yep. That's me. That's my word." Well that is precisely how I've felt … Continue reading What You Need to Know about Wellness & How it All Impacts Your Life

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January 2019 Health Challenge: Make 2019 Your Healthiest Year Yet

Slay those 2019 health goals by starting out like a superhuman in Month 1We start a new year with all good intentions. We dream, we plan, we recruit. But for some reason, we end up falling short, forgetting our intended new year resolutions by mid-February. Why is that?! Studies have shown that reverting back to … Continue reading January 2019 Health Challenge: Make 2019 Your Healthiest Year Yet

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Why Sugar Shortens Your Life & Mindfulness Lengthens It

When it comes to practicing mindfulness, do you feel like it's just not your bag? When hearing about cutting sugar, do you feel like you don't really consume THAT much? Even if you're somewhere in between, if you're looking to live a healthy life it's crucial to understand the science behind why overconsumption of added … Continue reading Why Sugar Shortens Your Life & Mindfulness Lengthens It

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Join the 21 Day or 28 Day Health Challenge Any Time of Year

Take the 21 days between Halloween & Thanksgiving this year to clean up any undesired habits October may have gifted you 😉 Oh October, how I love thee. Your crisp fall air, multi-colored foliage leaves, pumpkin spice candles 🍁 🍂 … But Miss October, sister, you also bring out the sugar dragon within me! 🍬🐉 Making me crave… Continue Reading →

Whole30 Help: Day 4 of My Whole30 Journey

  Considering a Whole30? Wondering how the heck people get through this major nutritional reset?! In this video, I take you through Day 4 of my September Whole30 Journey. I've found it to be incredibly helpful to share Whole30 struggles, wins, fails, victories, frustrations, and knowledge gained so that we can all rock any elimination diet … Continue reading Whole30 Help: Day 4 of My Whole30 Journey

Whole30 Hacks: Day 2 of My Journey on the September Whole30

Are you considering or in the midst of a Whole30? Have you been wondering how in the world people go through with this?! I just started my third Whole30 nutritional reset and I want to share with you all of my struggles, wins, fails, victories, frustrations, and knowledge gained so that you can rock your … Continue reading Whole30 Hacks: Day 2 of My Journey on the September Whole30

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Easy Meal Prep: Whole30 Approved Stir Fry

#mealprep. We all love it. We all hate it. It's sooooo wonderful NOT having to leave work to buy a crappy, sodium-laden lunch. Or NOT coming home & eating the chicken nuggets & mac n' cheese our kids are eating. Meal prep SAVES US, helping us make HEALTHY choices! But it's also a time suck... … Continue reading Easy Meal Prep: Whole30 Approved Stir Fry

Can You Effectively Combine 2 Nutrition Plans?

January 1 is right around the bend! And you know what that means … time to set our intentions for the New Year, while also cleaning out our innards from all the vino & sugar cookies! What’s the best way to do this? I’ve got 2 of the BEST methods for ya right here, chica … Continue reading Can You Effectively Combine 2 Nutrition Plans?

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8 Things You Didn’t Know about the Whole30 Nutritional Reset

You've heard 'em all before. Paleo. Keto. Whole30. These may be the latest diet trends, but are they just that - trends? I'm here to tell you that I did a 100% no cheat Whole30 and it's true what they say - it changed my life. And this Whole30 Cheat Sheet helped me through it. Let's … Continue reading 8 Things You Didn’t Know about the Whole30 Nutritional Reset