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

5 Simple, Natural Approaches to Stress Management

I had so much fun and was so honored to have been a part of an awesome event this past weekend with other Des Moines based female entrepreneurs. I loved joining a conversation about women’s health and natural approaches to stress management as well as hormonal balance. ✨get enough sleep- track it if you can.Continue reading “5 Simple, Natural Approaches to Stress Management”

4 Signs You Need to Replace Your Sports Bra

When should I replace my sports bra??How long should it last? Signs you should replace your sports bra:————————————————————▪️It’s like a bounce house in there.-If its bounce town while you are running and jumping, and your boobs are going to hurt afterward- it’s probably time for an upgrade! ▪️ The bra band slides around-Raise your armsContinue reading “4 Signs You Need to Replace Your Sports Bra”

Why everyone needs a year of no

My 2020, like so many other people’s turned out much differently than I anticipated. You see, 2020 was going to be my year of “no”. I have been a people pleaser my whole life, so this is a big task.I started out and finished the year learning and reading about boundaries. This year, I learnedContinue reading “Why everyone needs a year of no”

Your Posture Matters- how many of these incorrect postures do you do everyday?

Posture can be a big factor in alleviating aches and pains like back pain, shoulder pain, and headaches. Check out the graphic below to see where you can improve. For more posture information, check out this posture playlist on YouTube for information on setting up a work station, properly sitting on your couch, and evenContinue reading “Your Posture Matters- how many of these incorrect postures do you do everyday?”

These Supplements Have Been Shown to Help with COVID symptoms

The 4 vitamins:Vitamin C, Vitamin D, Zinc, and Quercetin D3 with K2 is the most bioavailable form of Vitamin d meaning your body will absorb it most easily when these two vitamins are combined – eating healthy fats at the same time you take your vitamin D is also important for nutrient absorption since theseContinue reading “These Supplements Have Been Shown to Help with COVID symptoms”

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”

Edible Healthy-ish Cookie Dough: Gluten Free, Diary Free, and Vegan

This recipe is perfect for if you’re craving a sweet treat the use of almond flour, coconut flour, and coconut sugar adds nutrients that you don’t get when making your typical batch of cookie dough. There is also no artificial sweeteners in this recipe. You have the option to add protein if you need moreContinue reading “Edible Healthy-ish Cookie Dough: Gluten Free, Diary Free, and Vegan”

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”