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”

The secret to making post partum a little more manageable.

Have you ever heard about the 3 month period of time after pregnancy referred to as the fourth trimester? This is a time where your body will be undergoing a lot of physical changes and hormonal ones. You will also have a lot of emotional changes and changes in your stress levels as you adaptContinue reading “The secret to making post partum a little more manageable.”

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”

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”

The Science of Happiness

On my way home from work I was listening to a podcast and I thought the message was important so I wanted to share it with all of you. Today, the message was on happiness.They talked about the science of happiness and how it’sA sense of accomplishing your goals + genuinely feeling as though youContinue reading “The Science of Happiness”

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”

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”