Tag Archives: whole foods

How Coffee Can Make You Fat

Don’t worry, I am NOT going to tell you not to drink your morning coffee. Since moving to the Pacific Northwest, having a cup of coffee in my hand has become part of my daily routine of doing life. I am not giving it up any time soon and you don’t have to...
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Unlocking The Nutrition In Nuts

Many of us consume nuts for their healthy fats and their good source of protein. They make a great quick snack that can easily be taken with you, making it an ideal snack. But many of us do not know how to properly prepare nuts so that we can better digest them. If...
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Green Detox Smoothie

Around here we LOVE smoothies for breakfast!  They are easy to make and packed full of healthy goodness!  Mixing greens with fruits is a wonderful way to ensure that your kids and you get what you need in the morning to be able to face whatever the day holds in store...

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Do You Exercise To Redeem Yourself?

There is an universal belief that working out is the golden solution to shedding weight, getting fit and feeling great. As a former college athlete, I received a scholarship to workout.  Two to three hour volleyball practices not only kept me lean and fit, but I was able to eat whatever I wanted....
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