One Crucial Key to Balance Energy, Weight and Hormones

Are you struggling to lose weight? Have you lost muscle tone? Do you feel fatigued? Do you have mood swings? Have you been noticing extra aches and pains lately? All of these can be signs that you aren’t getting enough protein, or not getting enough of the right sorts of protein in your diet. Why [...]

7 Reasons Eggs are Awesome

Sure, eggs look prettier painted pink or yellow with adorable little flower drawings, dots and swirls in celebration of Easter, but they’re pretty awesome for some other reasons too. My favorite reason? They’re total nutrition powerhouses—both their yellow and white parts! So after the egg hunts are over, enjoy a hearty, egg-rich meal for these [...]

6 Protein-Packed Lunch Time Snacks

Now that you have a list of healthy, simple breakfasts for the upcoming school year, add in some protein-packed lunch time snacks! Mid-morning fiber and protein is important in keeping your kids’ brains sharp for a new and overwhelming classroom. Being a busy mom, I know how tempting it can be to throw in the [...]

Three Tips for Taming a Sweet Tooth

With sugar season ramping up, these tips will help you pull in the reins.1. Replace refined sweets with nutrient-dense fruits. This will keep blood sugar fluctuations in check and give you a boost of disease-fighting phytochemicals. Blue fruits (blueberries, blackberries) fight oxidation in the brain. Apples support the liver. Cantaloupe packs a healthy dose of [...]

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