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”

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”

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”

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”

FREE Lower Body Work Out

Today’s workout:WARM UP:5 minutes on the bike at 5 resistance20 deadlifts with 10s on the bar STRENGTH:3×10 deadlifts with 25s on the barSUPERSET: side lunges with 25lb weight ACCESSORY:Bulgarian split squats with bar 3×10Leg press circuit:SUMO with both feetCALF RAISES with both feetUNILATERAL PRESSAll x10, repeat 3xKneeling hip thrusters with bar (sit back toward heelsContinue reading “FREE Lower Body Work Out”

What’s in YOUR fridge?

What’s in your fridge?? Here’s what’s in mine: Every time I go to the grocery store, I try to make sure my cart is a majority vegetables, fruits, meat and eggs.I minimize dairy, refined sugar, refined grains and alcohol and have been gluten free for about 5 years. I also do food prep and mealContinue reading “What’s in YOUR fridge?”

How Much Water Should I be Drinking?

This is a common question that I get in practice. Many people just aren’t sure how much water they should be drinking in a day. We’re going to keep it super simple here, and stick to the minimum: you should drink half your body weight in pounds in ounces of water in a typical day.Continue reading “How Much Water Should I be Drinking?”

The Best Way to Protect your Time, Energy, and Emotions

This is a message I have to remember to give myself OFTEN. I am a people pleaser by nature.▪️This is a complete positive in that I’m very empathetic to how others are feeling.▪️This is a positive in that I always want to be of service to others But this also has a down side. AsContinue reading “The Best Way to Protect your Time, Energy, and Emotions”