Weight Loss, Inflammation & Toxicity

Weight loss. It seems to be a perpetual goal for almost everyone I know. Whether it’s the “how did I gain 30 pounds over the past 5 years without noticing?” or the “why can’t I get these last 5 pounds to budge?!”, or “wait, these skinny jeans fit perfectly last year, what happened?!”….the story drags […]

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Sauteed Swiss Chard in Curried Coconut Milk

Have you tried to fall in love with greens and been unsuccessful? Do you eat your greens, but do so because you know they’re good for you, not because you love them? Have you been told to “eat your greens”, but you really don’t see what all the fuss is about? Well if any of […]

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It’s time for a Smoothie Revolution!

If you’ve been on Pinterest or Instagram for any amount of time, you’ve probably seen a decent number of green smoothie pictures floating around. Why is that? Because they’re so darn good for you! Green smoothies are a great way to get fiber, vitamins, and minerals – all served up in one glass that you […]

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Why Detox in the Fall?

Do you find yourself craving sugar repeatedly throughout the day? Is sugar or caffeine the only thing that gets you through your daily afternoon slump? Do you go to bed exhausted, only to find yourself tossing and turning or falling asleep but unable to stay asleep? If so, I’d venture to say your body is […]

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Lunch Box Inspiration ~ Real Food Roundup

A friend of mine recently found out that our kids’ school lunch program reheats food in plastic containers with a plastic film on top. Yikes! Isn’t it common knowledge how dangerous that is? It makes me sad that what otherwise seems to be a great food service company would make such a poor decision, especially […]

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Why I Drink Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV) on a Daily Basis

Even when I KNOW that something might be good for me, sometimes I just can’t seem to get it into my routine. Can you relate? For years, I’d been *thinking* about drinking Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV), because it’s one of those natural remedies that seems to pop up on my radar as helpful for almost […]

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Simple Strategies to Show Some Love to Mother Earth

While I’m embarrassed to say it, I was raised in a home where the lights were left on even when nobody was home, and the TV was left on “for the dogs”. So when I reached an age where I was aware of the environment and the ways our choices affected it, I started making […]

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5 Ways to Kick Your Coffee Habit with Ease

Whether it’s your alarm clock or your children (anyone else have a 6 year old that thinks 6am is sleeping in?!), getting jarred awake is never a good feeling. If you’re like most people, the first thing on your mind is how fast you can stumble to the coffee machine to get your caffeine fix […]

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Re-write Your Story ~ Heal Your Life

I grew up with such awesome and loving parents, that it never occurred to me that they might not be feeding me food that was good for me. I mean, why would a family with enough money not be spending it on foods that would keep us all healthy and thriving to the best of […]

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Have a Sham-Rockin’ Breakfast this St. Patty’s Day!

Top o’ the mornin’ to ya! What, a bit too cheery? Well, if you have little ones in the house, you know that sometimes you have to muster up all the extra cheeriness you can! A sour morning face can usually be turned to smiles and laugther with just a wee bit of silliness. This […]

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