Lasting Changes for You, Not the New Year

Lasting Changes for You, Not the New Year   Forget New Year’s resolutions for 2018!  Make a lifelong New You change because you want it NOW, NOT because it’s a new year.  Research has found that approximately 50% of Americans make New Year’s resolutions, but only  8% stick their resolutions.  Why do most people fail at their New Year’s resolutions? … Read More

Almond- Chocolate Chip cookies & Almond Butter Truffles

Christmas day is just around the corner and providing sweet treats that will help keep you on track can be tricky.  This year, have no fear because better-for-you sweet treat recipes are here!  Almond-Chocolate Chip Cookies are just enough to kick a sweets craving at your party.   No-Bake Almond Butter Truffles will provide the delicious marriage of nut butter and … Read More

5 Tips for Choosing a Personal Trainer

Choosing to get in shape is one of the most rewarding and satisfying decisions you can make. There are so many benefits to increasing your strength, stamina and overall well-being. However, finding the right personal trainer to help you get there can be tough! It’s important to find a trainer or training facility that is the right fit to help … Read More

Mindset for staying fit

Your mindset plays a big role when it comes to getting and staying fit. In the same way that an app on your phone is limited by the functions that have been programmed into it, your body is limited by the messages sent by your mind. If you have the goal of changing your body for the better by dropping … Read More

Guilt Free Party Appetizers

Guilt Free Party Appetizers. December has arrived which means tis the season for lots of parties at work, school, home, and more! This also means you will be around lots of holiday treats and high-calorie appetizers and drinks that can throw off your health goals if you are not careful. This year, be the hero at your get-together by bringing … Read More

Crockpot Mexican Shredded Chicken

Imagine walking into your house after a long day and smelling delicious, mouth-watering blend of mexican herbs, spices, and chicken coming from your kitchen.  This week, prep Crockpot Mexican Shredded Chicken and it’s accompanying Mexican Coleslaw the night before and make this dream a reality!  With some simple ingredients, these two recipes will come together very quickly ahead of time … Read More

Did Someone say Cardio?

“Hit your cardio!” When it comes to fat loss, better conditioning and getting results, you keep hearing that from your trainers, coaches, and media, but what exactly is cardio? Cardio is referring to cardiovascular exercise- activities that are going to get the heart rate up and blood pumping because you are moving the muscles continually and taxing your cardiovascular system. Activities such … Read More

7 Ways To Crave Less Sugar

7 Ways To Crave Less Sugar   If I were to award a single food item with the title of ‘Fastest Way To Pack On The Pounds’, hands down the winner would be refined sugar. We have been eating more and more sugar over the past 200 years, which has led to rising obesity numbers. Back in 1822 the average person ate … Read More

Slow Cooker Turkey Stew

We hope you savored some time with family and friends this Thanksgiving, reflecting upon all of the blessings in your life.  After a Thanksgiving feast of turkey and lots of sides, the leftover turkey can be used in many ways.  With the cooler temperatures upon us, this week I have selected some hearty soups to warm you inside and out! … Read More

Look Your Best for the Holidays

With holiday parties and gatherings quickly approaching, most of us are now thinking about looking our best while dressed in our finest. Too bad that losing body fat is a slow and steady process, rather than an instantaneous fix. However…I do have an extremely effective 2-step method for losing belly fat faster than ever, and I’d like to share it … Read More