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How (Not) To Stay Healthy During The Holidays

How (Not) To Stay Healthy During The Holidays

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How (Not) To Stay Healthy During The Holidays

  I keep seeing articles about How To Stay Healthy For The Holidays and they're all the same. We are supposed to be healthy all the time. Every single day. That's fair and ...

  I keep seeing articles about How To Stay Healthy For The Holidays and they're all the same. We are supposed to be healthy all the time. Every single day. That's fair and probably a good thing, but we also cannot be if we want to. I'm here to tell you to enjoy yourself d ...

Why Being Healthy Is So Hard

Why Being Healthy Is So Hard

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Why Being Healthy Is So Hard

Are you confused about being healthy? I mean, some things are obvious like "Eat your veggies and exercise", but a lot of things out there leave us wondering, as they should. The ea ...

Are you confused about being healthy? I mean, some things are obvious like "Eat your veggies and exercise", but a lot of things out there leave us wondering, as they should. The easy answer to why being healthy is hard is the lack of time or motivation. Is that really the whole p ...

What Does Healthy Mean?

What Does Healthy Mean?

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What Does Healthy Mean?

I was about to write about why being healthy is so hard. And I will. But first, we need to know what it means to be healthy. To be healthy is not just being free of sickness or dis ...

I was about to write about why being healthy is so hard. And I will. But first, we need to know what it means to be healthy. To be healthy is not just being free of sickness or disease. It's more than that. Healthy means different things to everyone, though it actually shoul ...

How To Hide Vegetables

How To Hide Vegetables

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How To Hide Vegetables

Vegetables are a food that we all need to consume. I know, it's hard. I didn't eat vegetables as a child, and if I did, it was from a can. Which may be better than anything, but it ...

Vegetables are a food that we all need to consume. I know, it's hard. I didn't eat vegetables as a child, and if I did, it was from a can. Which may be better than anything, but it took some time to appreciate the flavor and health. Vegetables are tough.  I know I had to sta ...

Living Healthy Without Rules & One Year Of Blogging

Living Healthy Without Rules & One Year Of Blogging

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Living Healthy Without Rules & One Year Of Blogging

I have been a "blogger" now for one year! Honestly I never thought I'd still be doing this since it took years of my husband convincing me to start a blog. I spent years ...

I have been a "blogger" now for one year! Honestly I never thought I'd still be doing this since it took years of my husband convincing me to start a blog. I spent years pursuing and working in a career that wasn't for me. Fortunately I am a stay a home mom now and have ...

How I Save Money For Healthier Food

How I Save Money For Healthier Food

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How I Save Money For Healthier Food

What's important to you? I imagine it's to live a healthy, fulfilling life. In order to be our healthiest when lacking funds, we need to save money in other ways. I hear so of ...

What's important to you? I imagine it's to live a healthy, fulfilling life. In order to be our healthiest when lacking funds, we need to save money in other ways. I hear so often that people say it's too expensive to eat healthy. Make healthy eating a priority and cut u ...

Stop “Trying” To Lose Weight

Stop “Trying” To Lose Weight

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Stop “Trying” To Lose Weight

The true motivation behind a weight loss journey determines success.  We are all real people who need to get our lives back instead of obsessing over weight los ...

The true motivation behind a weight loss journey determines success.  We are all real people who need to get our lives back instead of obsessing over weight loss.  What are you trying to lose weight for? You can lose weight without dieting by simply by ch ...

Magnesium

Magnesium

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Magnesium

"Drink more milk to strengthen your bones", they say. All that milk you’re drinking for your bones and teeth? Not effective unless you have magnesium too. Magnesium is not present ...

"Drink more milk to strengthen your bones", they say. All that milk you’re drinking for your bones and teeth? Not effective unless you have magnesium too. Magnesium is not present in milk enough to where it is beneficial. The benefits of magnesium are numerous, but the top o ...

What Fats Are Best For Cooking?

What Fats Are Best For Cooking?

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What Fats Are Best For Cooking?

Choosing a healthy cooking fat is important. The fats that are least refined and in a natural form are preferable. Healthy cooking fats also tend to be saturated in natur ...

Choosing a healthy cooking fat is important. The fats that are least refined and in a natural form are preferable. Healthy cooking fats also tend to be saturated in nature, which we have been told is bad for us. Contrary to popular belief, saturated fats do have benefit ...

How to Eat Healthy On A Budget

How to Eat Healthy On A Budget

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How to Eat Healthy On A Budget

An argument I often hear is "eating healthy is so expensive". I'm here to tell you that you can eat healthy on a budget. It's all about good choices, planning, and avoiding package ...

An argument I often hear is "eating healthy is so expensive". I'm here to tell you that you can eat healthy on a budget. It's all about good choices, planning, and avoiding packaged foods. Making good choices with food goes well with making good choices financially. Read my post ...