Prenatal Nutrition

Check out this great infographic I created for pregnancy nutrition 🤰 In the office we emphasize getting the right nutrients for your body naturally where possible and assisting with whole food supplements when you can’t. Why whole food supplements if you can just get them from Walgreens?Glad you asked.Supplements that you get from basic departmentContinue reading “Prenatal Nutrition”

I recently completed a 21 day Purification Program to get my body running in the best shape possible before my half marathon and to reset some of my bad health habits. This was not a fast and not a typical “cleanse.” One question that is often asked is “If my liver and kidneys detoxify myContinue reading

Gluten Free, Dairy Free Chicken Tortilla Soup

I’ve talked probably a million times on this website about how much I love soup season. They’re warm and comforting and can be so rich in flavor. Today, I’m including another soup with great flavor to mix it up. I had a ton of fun making the video for this one and it’s one ofContinue reading “Gluten Free, Dairy Free Chicken Tortilla Soup”

5 Secrets to Staying Healthy in the Holiday Season

(1) Get Adequate SleepWhen our body is well rested, it is able to function at its best. There are a lot of bodily processes that happen while we are sleeping- different hormones are active while you sleep, and your parasympathetic nervous system kicks in. We spend a lot of our time in our sympathetic, orContinue reading “5 Secrets to Staying Healthy in the Holiday Season”

Vegan Gluten Free Baked Pumpkin Spice Donut Holes

This is the best dessert/snack/breakfast I’ve ever made with all natural sweeteners. It’s a healthier twist on one of my favorites. They are warm and have a nice fluffy inside Turn oven to 325 degrees Combine Dry ingredients in a bowl with a whisk: 3 cups oat flour- I grind up gluten free oats 3Continue reading “Vegan Gluten Free Baked Pumpkin Spice Donut Holes”

Smoked Turkey Chili Recipe

Chili is one of our family favorites for fall, but since I meal prep, I get bored of things kind of easily if we have them week after week. Because of this, I’m always trying to make things a little differently. You can see my original award winning chili recipe in this post if you’reContinue reading “Smoked Turkey Chili Recipe”

One Pot Zuppa Toscana

My favorite time of year is here! Things are starting to cool down and it’s socially acceptable to eat soup every day. After making chili three times already, and chicken and wild rice once, I decided to mix it up and make a soup I have never homemade before. It was amazing! So I’m sharingContinue reading “One Pot Zuppa Toscana”

Almond-Pecan Crusted Chicken Piccata

If you are gluten free you have to check out this twist on an old favorite. Introducing: almond-pecan crusted chicken piccata. Why pecans? Since pecans are a nut they provide good fats with your meal and a unique and delicious flavor when cooked in the white wine sauce. The mixture of the two nuts togetherContinue reading “Almond-Pecan Crusted Chicken Piccata”

Mason Jar Salads

Have you ever made mason jar salads? They make packing lunch a breeze and are perfect for busy professionals that are on the go all day- or busy moms! These look adorable, sure, but they have a functional purpose too! When you load your jar with your wet products first (like dressing, tomatoes, corn, cheese,Continue reading “Mason Jar Salads”

“Nice cream” 3 ways!

Just like it sounds- very similar to ice cream but is sweetened with natural sweeteners, and made with whole foods which is speaking my language. The creaminess of the avocado is what gives it the texture that makes it really similar to ice cream. I add protein to mine, and tend to eat it onContinue reading ““Nice cream” 3 ways!”