Protein Pancakes

One of the best ways to manage overall health as well as weight, especially that mid-section, is to start your day with protein.  The protein first thing in the morning does a couple of things for you.  One it sets the tone for your blood sugar for the day.  If you start with protein it’s much […]

Chocolate Sunflower Smoothie

I love my smoothies!  I start almost everyday with a smoothie because they are quick & easy and they start your day off right. Sometimes you can get into a bit of a rut with your recipes though.  Do you tend to make the same one over and over because you can do it in […]

Sports Drinks & Energy Goo Oh My!

Like I promised, I’m back with my Sports Drink and Energy Goo recipes! Let’s just revisit sports drinks.  You see most people drink Gatorade or the like with any workout.  This just kills me for two reasons. Reason #1 is that most people don’t workout enough to need an electrolyte sports drink to rehydrate.  80% […]

Should You Scale Back on Salt?

The answer is Yes & No!  How’s that?  Let me explain. Should you scale back on regular old Morton’s iodized table salt?  The answer is yes or actually NO!  Just completely eliminate it from your diet!  The cute little girl with the umbrella has nothing good for you. You know I’m all about real whole […]

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