Self Magazine Recommends: Drink a glass after every bathroom break. Start a habit by linking drinking water with one of your most common daily activities—going to the bathroom. Getting up from your desk for a bathroom break? Stop by the kitchen to chug a glass of water. It’s just another way to build the habit […]
There are so many products and gimmicks out there that promise quick weight loss. It’s been a buzz word for more years than I can count! If you’re unhappy with the way you look, your first thought is “I need to lose weight”, but what if I told you that may not be the right […]
Restaurant portions in the U.S. are so large that others in the civilized world can not even fathom how one person can eat a meal by themselves. While it’s nice to know you’re getting your money’s worth, consuming large portions can be the equivalent to eating all of your daily calories in one meal. One. And […]
During this crazy time, we all know it’s important to be smart and take the precautions necessary to stay healthy and safe. But one thing not a lot of people are talking about is the mental impact this whole situation has on us. During times of struggle and mass hysteria, it’s inevitable that stress will […]
Whether you’re a die hard, morning coffee drinker, or just have a cup every now and then for an afternoon pick-me-up, there’s always that sweet spot of how much coffee is just the right amount. While just a bit can give you the energy you need, too much can make you anxious and jittery.
Grocery shopping when trying to create a healthy change can be daunting. Stores are designed to entice you to buy more, and when you’re working on changing your bad habits, you’ll notice that the grocery store is out there dangling those foods that will knock you off track, right in front of your face. But […]
The New Year allows us to start on a clean slate. It provides a starting point for us to make changes in different aspects of our lives, like our goals, our relationships, our health, and our wellness. More and more studies have shown that things like processed foods, red meat, and being sedentary are risk […]
While the emphasis for a healthy lifestyle typically focuses on fitness, it’s actually your nutrition that makes the biggest difference. Nutrition is 80% of creating and sustaining successful weight loss, and exercise is only 20%. Our first recipes of the year goes hand in hand with one of the small steps we talked about to […]