Lemon Protein Balls

🍋🍋HEALTHY SNACK ALERT🍋🍋Fun fact: My favorite dessert flavor is lemon, so whenever I find a great, healthy dessert recipe involving lemon I have to share it In a bowl:3/4 cup shredded coconut – unsweetened2 tbsp coconut flour2 tbsp honey1.5 scoops FNX Refuel Vanilla Milkshake▪️Mix together Then add:1/2 cup coconut oil2 tbsp lemon juice (or limeContinue reading “Lemon Protein Balls”

Is Popping my Own Back Bad for Me?

Why is “popping” your own neck (or anywhere in the spine really) bad for you? Some clicking and popping is natural for your body- but make sure you aren’t forcing your joints into unnatural positions. When you twist your own spine or force it to pop there are a few things that are happening. Let’sContinue reading “Is Popping my Own Back Bad for Me?”

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”

The Best Travel Pillow for your Neck, Picked by a Chiropractor

Most of you know that I went on vacation recently. One of the common questions I get while traveling when I tell, people what I do for a living is about travel pillows.This is the travel pillow I recommend. Here’s why:▪️keeps neck in an optimal position even as your body relaxes – unlike the memoryContinue reading “The Best Travel Pillow for your Neck, Picked by a Chiropractor”

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?”

Healthy Summertime Swaps

Check out some healthy swap options for these summertime favorites. Please note that it is more than okay to have these foods in moderation, but these swaps can help you kick cravings and help with weight management! See even MORE of my favorite swaps under the picture Hamburger, turkey burger, or chicken burgers in placeContinue reading “Healthy Summertime Swaps”

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”

6 Stress Reducers to use during COVID and Beyond

We all have a little extra stress right now, whether that’s not being able to see family and friends because of COVID, financial stress and struggle, losing loved ones, missing out or postponing life events or even just missing being able to go on a date to your favorite restaurant, this post is meant toContinue reading “6 Stress Reducers to use during COVID and Beyond”

Proper Posture on your Couch

With more people than ever sitting at home with today’s environment of social distancing and some working from their couch, I wanted to offer some tips to prevent back pain, neck pain and headaches to keep you happy, healthy, and pain free during this pandemic. Follow along as we go over the best ways toContinue reading “Proper Posture on your Couch”