Category: Wellness



Go Out and Play!

You try so hard to be faithful to your workouts. You manage to get yourself to the gym or go for a walk almost everyday, which is so great for your body and mind. But, there are days when you dread … Continue reading

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Celiac Disease 101

May is National Celiac Awareness Month. Approximately one in 133 people have Celiac Disease, an autoimmune condition in which the ingestion of gluten causes damage to the lining of the small intestines. Such damage causes malabsorption of nutrients as well as … Continue reading

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The Power of Loving Yourself

Back in 2009, we were interviewed by Oxygen Magazine about “how to avoid pitfalls with your fitness goals and how to stop bashing yourself when your progress stalls”. What a mouthful! We were pleased that the magazine was covering this … Continue reading

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What’s on Your Bucket List?

“And in the end it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.” – Abraham Lincoln If you were told that you have only a few days or months to live, how would you … Continue reading

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10 Ways to Slim Your Habits

Spring has officially arrived, which means that bikini-beach season will be here in about 3 months! If you feel like your best body is hiding under the winter layers, it’s time to get started. You know that losing weight means burning … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning

Spring is in the air! It’s a time for longer days and better weather. It’s a time to start getting ready for summer and bathing suit season. And it’s also a time for spring cleaning. Here are some great tips … Continue reading

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Are you prone to PMS?

Mood swings fatigue irritability depression tender breasts abdominal bloating anxiety insomnia headache fluid retention increased appetite with cravings for sweet or salty foods Does this sound like you in the days leading up to your period? Then you have PMS. … Continue reading

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Spring Forward

It’s one of our favorite times of the year – Daylight Saving. Hello longer days! We’re loving the later sunset. Longer days means more time to spend outdoors – walking with the kids, throwing the football around with the teenagers, … Continue reading

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Get Paid to Lose Weight?

Would you eat more spinach if you got paid for it? How about less trips through the drive-thru? What about cash for walking 10,000 steps a day? Is money enough of a motivator to get you to commit to finally … Continue reading

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Best and Worst Foods for Your Heart

As you know, February is National Heart Month. You also know that heart disease is the #1 killer of women. High blood pressure, high cholesterol, low HDL (“good” cholesterol), high triglycerides, high LDL (“bad” cholesterol), elevated CRP (measure of inflammation … Continue reading

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