Junk Food is NOT Food....It is Junk! Marketing can be a powerful tool. How so? Well, just think about it. Because of marketing, the masses can be fooled into believing things are good for you that are really not, setting the stage for pharmaceutical companies to come in. This is how the processed/ junk food… Continue reading No More Junk For This Trunk!
Lemon-Rosemary Chicken YUM! This one-skillet recipe is packed with flavor and is oh-so-easy to prepare. The classic pairing of fresh rosemary and lemon is the centerpiece of this dish, while the addition of sautéed shallots adds a subtle depth to the flavors. When paired with frozen broccoli, you have the makings of a satisfying, low-carb… Continue reading Lemon-Rosemary Chicken w~ Broccoli
This healthy and delicious smoothie tastes more like a decadent dessert than a nutritious way to start the day. The natural sweetness of the orange and carrots are balanced by a trio of complementary spices, while a spoonful of homemade coconut whipped cream serves as the perfect finishing touch. Tip: For best results, use coconut… Continue reading Carrot Cake Smoothie with Coconut Whipped Cream
Yoga for Weight Loss People practice yoga for many 'mind and body' health changing solutions. Some people practice yoga to help them achieve mental clarity and improve their ability to concentrate. Others prefer to practice yoga simply because they want to exercise. If your reason for doing yoga is to lose weight, you have to… Continue reading The Skinny
The phrase ‘middle-age spread’, by its own definition, is considered synonymous with aging. Unfortunately, for too many it has become an accepted part of life and growing older. It is as if we believe it is normal or inevitable, rather than a dangerous sign of poor lifestyle choices. Distinguishing Subcutaneous Fat from Visceral Fat Abdominal… Continue reading Aging And The “Middle Age Spread “
There are many things that impact your health, some positive and some negative. It's up to you to do all that you can to avoid the unhealthy ones. Of course, it won't always easy. Obstacles sometimes get in the way. But, by learning more about the following five factors, which positively impact your health, you'll… Continue reading Survive & Thrive ~ A Healthier, Happier, YOU!
Summer has come to an end and school has started. That of course means it’s time to get back into a school year routine. Part of that routine in many households is packing school lunches. Packed lunches are a great option when your child isn’t too fond of what the school has to offer or… Continue reading How To Pack School Lunches That Your Kids Will Actually Eat