Everything You Need to Know About Slow Carbs to Strike Your Best Balance

Since keto and low carb diets are all the rage, I thought it best to have a quick chat about carbs. Specifically, slow carbs. Most plants fall into this category — they’re low-glycemic, so they don’t send your blood sugar or insulin on a rollercoaster ride. You’ll want to eat plenty of them because they […]

Ways you can be more mindful and intentional with your meals

Counting calories, tracking macros, and restrictive dieting, for the most part, all lead to one thing —an unhealthy, negative relationship with food. Food is there to fuel our bodies and satisfy our taste buds. We should love and enjoy it, not dread it. However, in today’s busy world, we often eat mindlessly, ignoring whatever signals […]

[RECIPE] Tastes like a cookie, helps you sleep like a baby

I have one of my latest favorite recipes for you today, and it’s perfect for evenings you want a sweet treat and/or are feeling a little stressed. Herbal “sleepytime” teas like chamomile are great, but sometimes you just want something a little richer and more comforting. This Moon Milk recipe definitely fits the bill. It’s […]

Taking a Step Back…

Even those who seem the strongest have set backs. Superman had kryptonite, Aquaman was lack of water, Green Lantern was yellow, Shazam was saying his own name… all things that caused them pain… Mine is comparison. I compare myself to other trainers – I compare myself to the abilities of others or their highlight reels, […]