Posts tagged real food
Vegan King Oyster Mushroom Scallops Over Simple Gluten Free Pesto Pasta

There are so many mushrooms beyond the typical cremini/white button mushrooms we often see that not only have powerful medicinal healing benefits + are great for us but also have a natural umami or savory flavor + texture that can lend themselves to be a perfect meat substitute.  

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5 Healthy Weight Loss Breakfast Recipes

As a health coach, one of the first questions I get from the beautiful women I coach is how to effectively lose weight. One of my top 3 recommendations for healthy, sustainable weight loss is to eat a healthy breakfast every single day! Naturally, their follow up question is what are my go-to healthy weight loss breakfast foods or recipes, which is when I send over my top 5 overnight oats!

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3 Hormone Balancing Smoothies

As a woman balancing your hormones should be one of your top priorities. Your hormones not only dictate your mood but they directly impact your weight, energy levels, fertility and more. One of the simplest ways to balance your hormones is by tweaking your lifestyle and up-leveling your food choices. I'm talking locally grown, organic goodness to fill that tummy with the healthiest foods to fuel your hormones. My three hormone balancing smoothies is definitely the simplest way to begin doing just that!

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Operation Cleanse: What Flat Tummy Teas Can't Do That Real Food Can!

I decided to do a 2-week cleanse called Operation Cleanse and when I tell you I was pleasantly surprised- I mean I was REALLY happy with the results. The cleanse was much easier than I thought it would be and I lost 5-lbs which wasn't even part of the goal for me. Operation Cleanse was meant to reboot my system for the New Year, and that's exactly what it did.

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3 Green Beauty Smoothies: Glowing Skin From Within

I've been in love with the simplicity and efficacy of green smoothies for about 5-years now. Why? Because eating three servings of greens and two servings of fruit every day isn't always easy to do. We live in such fast-paced world and, for me, there's nothing like slowing down a bit to enjoy one of my three green beauty smoothies.

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Thyroid Friendly Chocolate Energy Bites Recipe

Want to know which of your organs controls a vast variety of your bodily functions? Your thyroid gland. Yep, your thyroid- the butterfly-shaped, endocrine gland that is located front and center in your neck. Our thyroid is responsible for hormone production, protein synthesis, and metabolic activity. Sounds important because IT IS and the food we eat so that it functions effectively is just as crucial. I am not a doctor, but one very important mineral that is critical to supporting our thyroid is selenium and my thyroid friendly Chocolate Energy Bites is chockfull of it!

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