Period Health, Uncategorized, Women's Hormonal Health, Women's Hormonal Health

Should We Practice Yoga While Menstruating?

Many period advice books out there recommend yoga as a nourishing physical activity to do during menstruation, but this is not always the best advice. As both a women’s health coach specializing in reproductive health and a KPJAYI-authorized Ashtanga teacher, the subject of menstruation and yoga practice is of great interest and importance to me. This is … Continue reading

Blog, Chocolate, Recipes, Sweet Treats, Uncategorized

No- Bake Peanut Butter Chocolate Clusters

These peanut butter chocolate clusters rock my world. They're just so good, and way too easy to make. Chances are you have all the ingredients (there are only seven) sitting in your pantry already.  So next time you have a sweet tooth, instead of buying some store bought junk, try these instead! No-Bake Peanut Butter … Continue reading

Blog, Health & Wellness, Uncategorized, Vegan and Vegetarian Health

3 Mistakes to Avoid When Going Vegan

Everyone seems to be going vegan these days after the release of the documentary “What the Health”. There has been a lot of controversy surrounding this film, however, I think we can all agree that eating fewer animal products is never a bad idea. If you have recently decided to adopt a vegan diet, make … Continue reading

Blog, Recipes, Smoothies, Uncategorized

Berry-licious Smoothie Bowl

If you're looking for something chock full of antioxidants and healthy fats for breakfast (and I really hope you are!) then this berry-licious smoothie bowl is just for you! This smoothie gives you all the healthy fats , fiber, and antioxidants you need for happy, healthy hormones. Ingredients: 1 cup blueberries half a banana 2 … Continue reading

Blog, Health & Wellness, Uncategorized, Women's Hormonal Health

What Poop Has to Do With Your Hormones + 3 Tips to Relieve Constipation

Let's talk poop and your hormones. Yes, I said poop. I mean, everyone does it. It also happens to be a pretty important subject in regards to health, so I figured we should have this conversation sooner than later. We should all be having at least one to two healthy bowel movements a day, and if we're … Continue reading

Blog, Chocolate, Recipes, Smoothies, Uncategorized

Chocolate Cherry Smoothie Bowl

This chocolate cherry smoothie bowl makes for the perfect nourishing breakfast, as it's full of antioxidants, healthy fats, and protein to fuel your brain and hormones throughout your day! CHOCOLATE CHERRY SMOOTHIE BOWL 🍒🍒🍒 Ingredients: •1 1/2 cup non dairy unsweetened milk ( please not soy!) • 1/2 cup frozen cherries •1/2 avocado •1 scoop … Continue reading

Herbal Remedies/Drinks, Recipes, Uncategorized

Turmeric Latte

From curing the common cold to preventing or fighting against cancer, turmeric is an essential spice that you should become familiar with. With a long history of being used in traditional medicines such as ancient India’s Ayurveda, it has lately become more recognized in western practices – it’s really no surprise that it is currently … Continue reading

Health & Wellness, Uncategorized, Weight Loss

An Omnivore’s Guide to Clean Protein

Meat consumption has dramatically increased in the US over the past century, and sadly, the quality of meat has declined. A large amount of the meat consumed is of poor quality, originating in confined animal feeding operations (CAFOs) where animals are kept in unclean and inhuman conditions. These animals are fed a diet of mostly … Continue reading

Recipes, Smoothies, Uncategorized

Pumpkin Pie Smoothie

Who said you can't have dessert for brekkie? This Pumpkin Pie Smoothie is proof you can have your pie and eat it too. It's packed with protein and healthy fats, and will keep you satisfied until lunch. Recipe: 5 frozen pumpkin cubes ( I take leftover pumpkin purée and put in ice cube trays to … Continue reading