If you’re looking for a pick-me-up, this smoothie does the trick. It contains tons of protein and energy boosting ingredients. Try it first thing in the morning or after a workout. You’ll feel totally rejuvenated!
1 cup coconut milk
2 tbsp almond butter
1 handful spinach
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Smoothies continue to be my favorite way to eat a ton of nutrients in a quick and delicious way. And, the latest addition to my smoothie ingredient repertoire is mint. This flavorful herb helps with digestion, nausea, congestion, etc. Plus, it adds a refreshing kick to any smoothie.
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Everyone has a vice. Or, two. We all have things we reach for during those tougher, more stressful moments. These vices are always reliable and guarantee immediate pleasure. Most people think they need to give up these delicious foods in order to be healthy. And, assuming severe deprivation is inevitable,… Continue reading
Online dating is all the rage these days. Singles create the virtual version of themselves in order to search for a date from their couch. While this is way more relaxing than bar hopping, the tricky part is getting your healthy, authentic self to resonate from the screen.
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I’m always looking for quick and easy ways to get more veggies into my diet. Last night, I made green beans with toasted almonds and it was SO good. Green beans contain tons of antioxidants and have many health benefits. Almonds are packed with healthy fat, so they are super… Continue reading
This smoothie is super thick and creamy and it tastes like a dessert. By using almond butter, coconut oil and flaxseed, it contains tons of healthy fat so you’ll feel satiated for hours. I also threw in some cilantro to help detoxify my liver (and, because I loooove it!).
As ridding the body of toxins is essential for optimal health, I recently ran a two-day group juice cleanse with Juice Press. Since I had never done a cleanse myself, I decided to join in the fun as well. Don’t get me wrong, I drink green juice religiously. But, as a Health Coach, I felt I needed to experience “going on the juice”.
My smoothie dreams have finally come true. I’m now the proud owner of a Vitamix, the Porsche of blenders. I’ve had my eye on this incredibly powerful machine for months and it was really just a matter of time until we moved in together. I guess you could say it’s… Continue reading
Wake up early. Go to work. Sit for 10 hours. Go home. Eat dinner. Go to sleep. Repeat. Sound familiar?
Up until a year ago, I was married to my corporate job and this was my life. I was always thankful to work at a large hedge fund, make good… Continue reading
For many years, I was a victim of the New York corporate job rat race. Every morning, I was shoved into an overstuffed subway car with multiple armpits in my face. This commute brought me to an office where I sat for the majority of my life. I ran a… Continue reading