7 Healthy Weight Loss Tips

Ladies, please tell me I'm not the only one who struggles to lose those last 10-15 lbs? Ten years ago I could eat whatever I wanted and the only form of exercise I engaged in was walking to the corner store for a Hershey bar. I know, I was terribly unhealthy! But as a holistic health coach, I've learned 7 tips for healthy, sustainable weight loss and I cannot wait to share them with you all.

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5 Home Remedies for Flu Symptoms

Can I be honest with you? My most recent flu symptoms really kicked my behind! I'm talking complete exhaustion- I could barely make it out of bed. A headache so severe the mildest noise made me want to plug my ears with cement. And a body so sore I couldn't sleep, I couldn't walk, and I could barely exist. Flu symptoms are no joke, not to mention that viral infections can actually kill you. I was forced to lovingly care for my aching body and create 6 home remedies to alleviate my Flu Symptoms.

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5 Tools to Deal with Anxiety

I was elated when my director loved a presentation I'd given to the Marketing VP so much that I was enlisted for another presentation reserved exclusively for senior executives. It was the perfect opportunity to advance my career and earn a well-deserved promotion. My excitement lasted all of 15 seconds when she told me the dates for the presentation. My heart immediately sunk, my anxiety kicked into overdrive, and my search for tools on how to deal with anxiety began.

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How Your Digestion Impacts Hormone Imbalances + 8 Natural Tips to Balance Your Hormones

Ever since I was diagnosed with Celiac Disease I've been obsessed with healing my gut in every way possible. During my hunt for gut healing resources, I became seriously aware that an unhealthy digestive tract can be a major contributor to hormonal imbalances in our body. From weight gain to hair loss to mood swings- your gut may be to blame! If you're suffering from any of the symptoms

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New Habits, Who This?: 9 TedTalks to Establish New Habits in the New Year

“I can’t believe this year went by so quickly!” How many times have you heard someone say this around the end of the year? How many times have you said it yourself? I definitely have (raises hand!) It’s that I had a whole 365-days and still didn’t reach my exercise goals feeling... Well worry not sunshine, you’re not alone.

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Why Self-Care is a Must for Women + 11 Simple Self-Care Tips

It's time I get real about self-care! I am a huge fan of incorporating self-care into my everyday life. In fact, I took an online quiz that deemed me a "self-care maven" just last week. But a kick-ass self-care routine wasn't always part of my life and even after realizing the important role it plays in my life, I still struggle with incorporating it into my day-to-day sometimes.

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8 Natural Tips for a Balanced Menstrual Cycle

Sneaking to the bathroom as we hide our tampons during our menstrual cycle is the perfect depiction of how women avoid talking about their periods. Not to mention how we refuse to seek help to balance our menstrual cycle when our life- in every sense of the word- depends on it! Today we're throwing all of our reservations out the window and talking eight natural tips for balancing your menstrual cycle.

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7 Simple Tools To Reduce Stress

If you’re one of the billions of people experiencing chronic stress in your life, it’s an absolute necessity to your health that you find a way to reduce your stress level. Realistically, there are seasons in our lives when we are not able to dedicate much time to a self-care routine. Fortunately, there are many ways to incorporate mindfulness, or the act of paying attention, into our daily lives in order to feel less stressed. Here are 7 ways that you can reduce stress in your life immediately.

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Full Body Workout: Killer Arms & Banging Glutes

Eleven years ago when I got my first personal training job, all the women I trained were after Madonna’s arms. Not long after, it became Michelle Obama’s arms. I’m not sure who has the arms de jour right now but someone whose arms are just as shapely, I’m sure. At the time I was a little surprised that so many women were wanting to focus on their upper bodies since I thought for sure they would be all about flat stomachs & round butts.

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7 Yoga Poses for Healthy Digestion

The physical poses of yoga are known to help with many ailments. There are asanas for a sore back or tight hamstrings.  Asanas are the place in which a practitioner sits and the posture in which he or she sits. There are poses to help women alleviate pains while menstruating and even postures that can help you fall asleep at night. But did you know that yoga is also great for digestion?

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Womb Health: 5 Tips To Boost Your Fertility

Right up to the point where you’re ready to start trying for a baby, you’re taught how NOT to get pregnant but your fertility or womb health are never a topic for discussion. You have the fear of God put into you that it only takes one time to become pregnant and it can happen by hugging a man for too long! So you’ve made it to your late 20’s kid free or maybe into your 30’s and all of a sudden, those people who told you not to get pregnant, are now demanding the intimate knowledge of when you’re going to have a baby – remember your clock is ticking.

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14 Morning & Night Routines: My secret to productive days & restful nights

I was sold on the notion that creating a morning and night time routine was the key to living the energized, joyful and productive life I dreamed about. If a morning ritual would allow me to establish a level of productivity that would extend to the rest of my day, a nighttime ritual would help me disconnect from the world allowing me to fall into a restful slumber.

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