1. 6 Simple Ways to Improve Your Eating Habits

    Easy Ways to Start Eating Better Right Now   How many times have you told yourself that you’re going to “eat better?” You’re not going to eat any treats or “bad” foods. You’re going to do nothing but drink water and eat kale for the next month. And how often have you been successful following that “all or nothing” mentality? My guess is never. Maybe that’s because it’s n…Read More

  2. Top Ways to Vacation Without Sacrificing Your Progress

    It can definitely be a challenge to maintain a healthy lifestyle away from home when so much delicious food is available all the time. The best course of action is to give yourself permission  to indulge in moderation, celebrate and have fun, and then focus on getting back on track when you get home. There’s no secret to staying on track when you go on vacation – just smart choices! Here are …Read More

  3. How To Really Read That Nutrition Label

    Every manufactured food in America has to have a nutrition label on it: it’s mandatory and governed by the FDA. This is great news for consumers because it allows us to make smart choices when it comes to food, but what information is most valuable on the nutrition label? Don’t judge a food solely by the front label – it can be wildly misleading. Just because the name brand has the word “o…Read More

  4. 10 Healthy Eating Pitfalls to Avoid

    There is little worse than thinking you are eating healthy when you’re really not. Most people need to revamp their eating habits-- and the quest for “healthy choices” can become nearly all-consuming. The advertising and food myths out there make it easy to choose foods that have a reputation for being healthy but really aren’t. You're smart, so you already know that drinking fruit juices …Read More

  5. How to Get Started with Clean Eating

    How to Get Started with Clean Eating   Clean Eating: Athletes are doing it, celebs are doing it, dogs are doing it, and the cavemen did it. The term ”Clean Eating” is the biggest, latest and greatest buzzword in nutrition these days, but truth be told, the concept has been around since the beginning of time.   What is Clean Eating? The basic premise of clean eating is consuming foods…Read More

  6. What You Really Need to Do to Get Started with Fitness

    A lot of people believe they have to already be physically fit in order to workout. That couldn’t be farther from the truth.  Physical fitness looks different for everyone, but we do need to get moving (and more often).  In recent years, there's been a lot of hype about Crossfit, which has skewed the perception of what it means to be physically fit.  You don’t have to throw tires, complete …Read More

  7. How To Use Abundance to Get Fit

    Usually we see the Scarcity vs. Abundance theory applied to finance but it’s a key factor holding us back from becoming our healthiest selves. Eating too much and exercising too little are often born out of scarcity thinking.  Compulsively consuming the whole bag of chips as if it’s the last bag you will ever eat or skipping exercise altogether because you are “too busy” are perfect examp…Read More

  8. Top Tips to Get You Motivated to Cook When You’d Rather Order Take-Out

    How to Get You Motivated to Cook When You Don't Feel Like It How do you get motivated to cook when take-out is calling your name? It's hard but I'll tell you how we stopped dialing for pizza and started eating healthier without missing a step. How many of us have a list of take-out restaurants at our fingertips at home and at the office? It often feels so much easier to reach for the phone and ord…Read More

  9. How to Easily Eat More Veggies at Every Meal

    Sneaky Ways to Eat More Veggies We all know that eating more plants is rule number one for “eating better.” But what if you are a veggie-phobe? Eating four servings of vegetables a day can be crazy challenging if you’re a grab and go eater, a poor planner, or deathly afraid of all things green. Even when you know you need to incorporate more vegetables into your eating plan, it’s easy to l…Read More

  10. How to Stock Your Kitchen for Healthy Eating

    Top 5 Tips to Stock Your Kitchen for Healthy Eating I have a rule in my house: I can eat two hershey kisses a day. If I eat more than two a day for more than two days, I have to throw away every single hershey kiss. So when I want a third one, I ask myself: “Is eating a bag of hershey kisses right now worth not having any more, ever?” Yes, it takes discipline, but the reward is a nice little s…Read More