Grilled Shrimp Tacos
May24

Grilled Shrimp Tacos

Here’s a wonderful habit to make – enjoy tacos wrapped in lettuce rather than tortillas! It’s just as quick and easy as throwing your taco filling in a traditional tortilla and it will help you along your quest to slimming down, toning up and growing your natural energy reserves! Recipe Ingredients Servings: 6 2 pounds large shrimp, peeled and deveined 1 teaspoon smoked paprika​ 1 teaspoon garlic powder​ ½ teaspoon dried Italian...

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Coronavirus Stress?
May17

Coronavirus Stress?

Feeling stressed? Most people are these days. The past couple of months have been filled with new levels of stress as we’ve all dealt with the coronavirus and its consequences on our lifestyles and happiness. But you don’t have to let stress get the best of you. When stress is getting you down, you need something that makes you feel good and is good for you. I’m talking about exercise! Every time you exercise you increase your body’s...

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Don’t Believe Everything You See From Instagram ‘Fitness Experts’
Apr26

Don’t Believe Everything You See From Instagram ‘Fitness Experts’

Instagram is great for fitness inspiration, but I sure hope you don’t believe everything you see on it. Most people with large fitness followings are doing paid posts that push products you might actually NOT need… #1: You DON’T need expensive food products to lose weight. Designer, brand name nutrition bars and diet foods looking gourmet and mouthwatering. And very expensive. But please remember that weight loss is best gotten by...

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Protein Cinnamon Rolls
Apr19

Protein Cinnamon Rolls

This recipe gives you everything that you LOVE about cinnamon rolls, without the guilty-and-fattening ingredients. And best of all it’s SO EASY to make! Please know that this recipe is meant to be eaten IMMEDIATELY and that it’s very possible to OVERCOOK it. So wait until you are ready to enjoy before sticking it in the microwave and only cook it for 25-30 seconds. Even if the dough still seems soft after 25-30 seconds, it’s going to...

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Boost Your Immune System With These 3 Steps
Apr19

Boost Your Immune System With These 3 Steps

Does your immune system need a BOOST? 
 It’s more important now than ever to have a strong, healthy immune system. With the threat of both the coronavirus and the pandemic pounds or quarantine-15, as I’ve heard it described, it can feel like your two options are to get sick or to pack on the pounds during this time of quarantine. I’m here to offer tips to help you both STAY WELL and STAY FIT! Here’s a three-pronged approach to help...

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Black Bean Protein Brownies
Apr12

Black Bean Protein Brownies

This recipe really takes the healthy factor to brand new heights by combining black beans with protein powder for an extreme boost of both protein and fiber! We lightly sweeten it with raw honey – which has a host of its own nutritional benefits – and finish it off with some stevia sweetened chocolate chips​. Recipe Ingredients Servings: 16 ½ cup Chocolate Protein Powder 2 tablespoons Unsweetened Cacao Powder​ ½ teaspoon...

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Roasted Broccoli Soup
Apr05

Roasted Broccoli Soup

Here’s a simple, protein-filled soup recipe that you can make with frozen broccoli. It’s a great way to eat something that’s comforting while staying on your healthy eating plan. Recipe Ingredients Servings: 4 1 head garlic, the top sliced off 2 pounds Broccoli OR 2 (10.8 oz) bags of frozen broccoli or cauliflower 1 teaspoon olive oil 32 ounces bone broth ½ cup unsweetened Greek yogurt sea salt and black pepper to taste Recipe...

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Coronavirus Weight Gain & How To Get Rid Of It
Apr05

Coronavirus Weight Gain & How To Get Rid Of It

Choices, choices, choices… When the COVID-19 social distancing mandate is lifted and we all emerge from our homes, you’re going to notice that many people put on weight during this stressful time. And it’s hard to blame them. Because fitness is hard. It’s hard when life is normal, let alone when the world is on lockdown causing our stress to steadily rise and tempting us to turn to comfort food. Every day we have choices to make, and...

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