Vacations are intended to be relaxing getaways that bring you closer to family and re-energize you to continue to be present and thrive in your daily life. But they are often filled with indulgences and all the things we feel like we shouldn't be doing. So what can we do to set ourselves up for... Continue Reading →
Sunday Q&A – Calories In = Calories Out. Or not.
Q: I'm so frustrated. I count calories everyday using an app and I think I'm pretty good at it. I saw a dietitian and she agrees. The problem is I keep gaining weight! I eat 1600 calories a day and I don't understand how I can gain weight. What should I do? A: It can... Continue Reading →
Sunday Q&A – Understanding Diabetes
Q: I hear about diabetes all the time, but what is it actually? A: There are a few different types of diabetes, but there are 2 main kinds: type 1 and type 2. Type 1 diabetes is what used to be called "childhood diabetes" but due to an increased in children getting type 2 diabetes... Continue Reading →
Q: Some people label the way they eat, like keto or intermittent fasting. What are your thoughts? A: This is a biggie and there's NO WAY I could answer it all in this little post. But this got me really excited about the idea of creating a diet educational series. I plan to put together... Continue Reading →
Sunday Q&A – Balanced Nutrition fora Balanced Life
Q: If you had to give someone, with very little nutrition knowledge, a single piece of nutrition advice what would it be? A: This is tricky and I'm going to stretch this "single piece" a little but I'll make it a single sentence... The best thing you can do for a balanced diet is to... Continue Reading →