Blog, Health & Wellness, Weight Loss

Are You Getting Enough Protein?

Protein. It’s vital for our health. But did you know that too much protein can actually increase the rate of chronic disease and weight gain? The other day I was at a popular “healthy” chain where they offered a gluten-free, hemp-seed brownie, advertised to have tons of protein. First of all, not only was this … Continue reading

Blog, Health & Wellness

The Dilemma with Today’s Bread + Your Buying Guide

Wheat is the largest staple in the world and is consumed by millions of people across the globe. In today’s world we are faced with the dilemma that the bread we eat is drastically different from the bread our ancestors ate. Bread is supposed to be a simple food with only three ingredients, but most … Continue reading

Blog, Health & Wellness, Weight Loss

Why Eating Fat Makes You Thin & How To Distinguish the Good From the Bad

I have a love affair with fat. I must be making up for lost time in the 90’s. But sadly, many lovely people are missing out because of a silly fad that began in the 1980’s. A little nutrition history: In the 1980's, fat was deemed the new enemy ,and the food industry was quick to jump … Continue reading

Blog, Health & Wellness, Weight Loss

Foods to Eat For A Trim Waist + The Ones to Avoid

TRUTH: You can do all the crunches in the world and have a poor diet, and your abs will stay in hiding forever. It doesn’t matter how many fancy tummy exercises you are doing, if you are still eating too much C.R.A.P (Carbonated drinks, Refined food, Artificial ingredients, Processed hyper-caloric Frankenfoods) then you are not going … Continue reading

Blog, Health & Wellness, Weight Loss

9 Things You Can Do NOW to Get Rid of Cellulite

Cellulite. All women have it. And if they say they don’t they are lying. Even the magazines are lying with all the Photoshop used these days. But the truth is, although the amount of cellulite you have can rely heavily on your genetics, you also have the power to turn off some of these genes … Continue reading

Blog, Health & Wellness, Herbal Remedies/Drinks, Weight Loss

The Most Important Ritual For Your Health That You Can Start Today

What is the first thing you do in the morning? Take a moment and think about it. We all have our rituals and routines. Perhaps you hit the snooze button a few times. Maybe you get up straight away and wash your face. Perhaps you snuggle up with your beloved dog or cat. Now, think … Continue reading

Blog, Gut Health, Health & Wellness, Travel & Health

5 Tips For Healthy Digestion While Traveling

While traveling around the world is fun, it tends to wreak havoc on the digestion system. Many people tend to go to the bathroom either too much while on vacation or too little. It’s understandable because while traveling we are introduced to new foods, and at most times are at the mercy of restaurants. Traveling also … Continue reading

Blog, Health & Wellness, Uncategorized

3 Tips to Write Kick-Ass New Year’s Intentions

Happy New Year Ladies and Gents! Have you set your intentions yet? Setting intentions helps you manifest the changes you want to see in your life. I am a BIG fan of setting intentions and goals for myself. I find this helps keep me motivated and delivers huge results, as our thoughts turn into actions and our … Continue reading

Blog, Brain Health, Health & Wellness

5 Steps to Help You Ditch Your Antidepressants

Today, one in 10 Americans takes an antidepressant, and I am happy to say that I am no longer one of them. I started taking prescription drugs at the age of 10 when my doctors diagnosed me with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). By the time I reached 18, I had been on 15 different antidepressants. … Continue reading

Blog, Brain Health, Health & Wellness

5 Things You Can Do Now To Repair Your Brain

Did you know that Alzheimer’s starts 30 years before any symptoms appear, and that it affects 50% of people over 85? Or that depression is one of the greatest killers of our time? Our brain is sometimes overlooked because we can’t see it, unlike our skin, hair, and body size, but it is vital to enjoying … Continue reading