Healthy Breakfast Recipes for Kids

With school started and we are all trying our best to get on a schedule here are some easy and quick breakfast ideas for you and your kids. Breakfast is truly the most important meal of the day. It will boost your metabolism and sharpen your awareness. Let’s get our kids off to a great […]

Healthy Ice Cream

What if I said you can have your ice cream and eat it too? I have figured out a way to make healthy ice cream anyone can enjoy and it taste great too! What you will need: 4 bananas (see note) 1 Tbs natural nut butter such as almond, peanut, cashew or what you like 1 […]

Shannon’s Testimony

Cecilia Ticsay has been so supportive while I go through my journey to get healthier. She checks in, which is nice because it helps keep me accountable. She gave me great recipes to try along with a detailed shopping list. She is not only supportive with my physical health, but also my mental health. She […]

4 Reasons to Drink More Water in the Winter

In the winter the humidity has dropped and the air is so much drier not to mention the use of indoor heaters going that will dry us out. Do you find as hard to drink water when it’s cold outside? If you are suffering from a dry mouth, chapped lips or even a headache, you […]

Creating Healthy Daily Habits

By making small changes daily you will start long-term changes in your life. It takes conscience effort as well as getting up when you fall short. Whether you’re wanting to lose a few pounds, start a exercise routine or slow down from this fast paced life, here are some things that I hope will make […]

The Importance of not skipping a meal

Have you ever been around people who you know don’t eat huge amounts of food (in fact they eat less than everyone else) but are still overweight? This used to be a strange phenomenon to me. Even stranger still, I’d hear about these diets where people reported weight loss while eating way more than they normally […]

Snack Foods For When You’re At Work

Spending your entire day at the office shouldn’t limit your snack choices. Come to work prepared with healthy snacks, and you’ll improve focus, increase productivity, and avoid packing on pounds. Snack on the five foods below to stay satisfied: Walnuts Health benefits: Walnuts are high in heart-healthy omega-3 fatty acids and antioxidants. Snack tip: Pair […]

Risotto Made with Cauliflower

There are so many uses for cauliflower other than the same old steamed soggy way. This is one of our favorite and it was years before by boys knew it wasn’t “rice”. Ingredients: 1 large head cauliflower, chopped into florets, Discard the leaves and thick core. 1 15-oz BPA-free can unsalted cannellini beans, rinsed and […]

Oatmeal without the Oats

This is one of my favorite recipes for these cold mornings. I have 1 serving with half the amount of pumpkin seeds and berries,that morning and save the other serving for another day within that week. Enjoy! Ingredients: 1/4 cup raw unsalted almonds 1/4 cup raw unsalted walnuts 1 teaspoon ground allspice 2 Tablespoons ground […]

How to read Food Labels

Have you ever wondered exactly how to understand food labels? For a long time, I was so confused by them. Do I pay more attention to the fats? Total calories? Well hopefully this will help you.   The above food label is from a Grass Fed Greek Yogurt. One serving is 160 calories when you […]

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