10+ Benefits of This Summer Super Food

I went to Whole Foods over the weekend and was  excited to see one of my favorite summer snacking foods had arrived and looked plump and fresh…Black Grapes!  I love these things!  I got addicted to these when I first discovered them while I was living in Austin.  It makes them that much more special […]

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 […]

Your Summer Refresh Plan

My recent post ushered in that Summer feeling.  I gave you a great Creamsicle refresher that will add high quality protein to your day or to start your day or even post-workout recovery.  I’m reminded by many of you that it’s that time.  You know… shorts & tank tops, sundresses and bathing suits for the pool and/or beach.  […]

Creamsicle Smoothie

We had the first real weekend of summer here in Florida, so I was inspired! I wanted something that would be refreshing for summer.  However, this is the time of year when we pull out the shorts and tank tops, the cute sundresses and oh ya, the bathing suit for the pool and the beach.  This […]

Why I Drink Green Tea & 10 Reasons You Should Too!

People ask me this question all the time.  Why do you always drink green tea?  At the gym people always comment it looks like I’m drinking pee, while they drink electric blue sports drinks!  Now I’ve written before about these electric blue sports drinks and what they do to the body (nothing’ good!), but now […]

Acupuncture & Weight Loss

No matter what people come to see me for they always ask if acupuncture can help them to lose weight.  That’s almost a given. My answer is always yes and no. First off, there is no “Fat Gland” point to needle that will automatically cause you to lose 20lbs!  If there was, I would have […]

Need An Energy Boost?

This is definitely one of those things that most everyone complains about…fatigue.  They need more energy.  Most people rely on caffeine, food or junk food, and sweets to keep them going.  The problems with these are many. First, all the caffeine can contribute to adrenal exhaustion which will just make the problem worse in the […]

“Freedom lies in being Bold” – Robert Frost

Here’s a little New Years Eve thought for you to consider.  I like this quote…it’s so true. “Freedom lies in being bold.”  – Robert Frost Be bold this year.  Too many people are bland, they live bland, they think bland, they are bland. Whether it is your job, your family, being a parent or spouse,  […]

Holiday Choices: Fat vs. Sugar

Everyone hates putting on weight during the holidays, but it just seems inevitable with all of the parties and goodies surrounding us. I see a lot people saying they don’t want to eat much at meal time because of all the sweets. So what is the lesser of two evils, fat or sugar, you ask?! Let me […]

Healthy Snacks to Go…Here’s Your List

All right now.  Most of you know that you need to change your eating habits or are in the constant throws of improving what you eat. You see, everyone that comes to work with me with whatever issue they are having whether it’s pain, fertility, high blood pressure, diabetes, etc. they always put down “and weight […]

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