Are you struggling to get it all done? Are you struggling to finish the To Do List? Are you struggling to put yourself first? That's when you'll finally get it all done... when you take care of you first. During the months of October, November, and December, I'm going to prioritize me, and I'm inviting… Continue reading Feed Your Spirit
Go on, admit it, you are putting everyone else's needs above your own. Mom's do that. We think we're supposed to. We've watched other moms do it for years, we watched our own mother's do it, we thought it was what moms were supposed to do... sacrifice themselves for their family, right??? Wrong. Say this… Continue reading How 2B Your Best You Yet
Superfoods... a health term that gets thrown around A LOT these days, huh? So, what are they? Why are some foods super and some not? GOOD QUESTION! It's taken me a long time to figure it out too. If you want to know the truth, I'm still learning more every day! My superfoods have changed… Continue reading Why I Believe in My Superfoods
Gluten is the latest buzz word in nutrition. But, so many people have no idea what it is. When friends of mine with PhD's start asking for more info, it's time for an article about gluten and why it's a problem. So, What is Gluten?? Gluten is the protein found in the seed of wheat,… Continue reading What IS Gluten Anyway?? – Digestive Health Lesson #4
There were assignments that had to be done. There was a long weekend at the beach. There was a family day when the GF food options just weren't the most tempting. That's where my life as a Mom begins.... over and over and over and fucking over again! (sigh) Welcome to the world of WHAT.… Continue reading WTF is a Mom to do….
Dr. Tanya Edwards, director of the Center for Integrative Medicine (Cleveland), wrote that inflammation is now recognized as the underlying basis of a significant number of diseases.
Here's my list of excuses: Congenital Hip Dysplasia Asthma Fibromyalgia Chronic Fatigue Syndrome My Kids, time I want to spend with them, and the time they just need me Work Taxiing my kids to/from wherever it is they have to be.... Care for my family, aka paying bills, cleaning, pet care, permission slips, troubleshooting printers (and f'n… Continue reading What’s Your Excuse?? Reality Maybe?
HAMMER & CHISEL 8 WEEK WORKOUT PROGRAM IS COMPLETE!! WHOOP! WHOOP!! Y'all read about my weight struggles in How the Hell Did That Happen... But, The Master's Hammer & Chisel is how I finally lost that last 10 pounds. Yup, a home based workout program, all by myself, ha, not... the online accountability group I was part… Continue reading Had NO IDEA I could Hammer & Chisel that last 10 Away
Growing up as an athlete, weight was not a problem... until my teen years. I stayed fit multiple ways; there was soccer, gymnastics, swimming, roller skating and ice skating, field hockey, tennis, weight training and the list goes on. As an adult, I controlled my weight by eating healthy, walking, weight training, waitressing, bartending, nursing,… Continue reading How the hell did that happen? 50 pounds later…