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Vitamin D

Vitamin D

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Vitamin D

Did you know vitamin D is actually a hormone? Hormones can alter genes and good things can happen to your body when they are properly activated. The role of vitamin D in the b ...

Did you know vitamin D is actually a hormone? Hormones can alter genes and good things can happen to your body when they are properly activated. The role of vitamin D in the body is extremely important. Nearly half of us don't get enough of this important hormone either.&nbs ...

Healthy Ice Cream

Healthy Ice Cream

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Healthy Ice Cream

Quick, easy healthy banana ice cream? Not ice or cream, just bananas? How is that even possible? I was skeptical at first as I am not a huge fan of bananas by themselves (unless ...

Quick, easy healthy banana ice cream? Not ice or cream, just bananas? How is that even possible? I was skeptical at first as I am not a huge fan of bananas by themselves (unless hidden in bread of course) so you can gather that this might be the best idea. I've seen ...

Healthy Brownie Bites Recipe

Healthy Brownie Bites Recipe

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Healthy Brownie Bites Recipe

I clearly love chocolate. Especially when it's paired with something nutritious like this healthy brownie bites recipe provides. I am always looking for a snack and craving chocola ...

I clearly love chocolate. Especially when it's paired with something nutritious like this healthy brownie bites recipe provides. I am always looking for a snack and craving chocolate (I know, it's a problem). This is a snack I don't feel bad about eating and it definitely cures t ...

Fat Doesn’t Make You Fat

Fat Doesn’t Make You Fat

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Fat Doesn’t Make You Fat

Fat is absolutely vital to consume. Why was there ever a low-fat craze? We are clearly seeing now that low-fat or no-fat diets are not healthy at all. Fats are essential ...

Fat is absolutely vital to consume. Why was there ever a low-fat craze? We are clearly seeing now that low-fat or no-fat diets are not healthy at all. Fats are essential and we need them for many functions in the body, so there is no reason to be afraid of them. Of ...

Healthy Fudge Popsicles

Healthy Fudge Popsicles

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Healthy Fudge Popsicles

It's been hot outside (for Wisconsin anyway) and who doesn't want to cool off with healthy fudge pops? Whatever you may call them, they are creamy and delicious and perfe ...

It's been hot outside (for Wisconsin anyway) and who doesn't want to cool off with healthy fudge pops? Whatever you may call them, they are creamy and delicious and perfect for a warm day. Even if you crave ice cream these really hit the spot.  This post contain ...

Weekly Meal Planning

Weekly Meal Planning

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Weekly Meal Planning

I am willing to bet that you are so busy that eating well is difficult and takes extra time that you don't have, just like the rest of us. As it turns out there's a way a ...

I am willing to bet that you are so busy that eating well is difficult and takes extra time that you don't have, just like the rest of us. As it turns out there's a way around that: weekly meal planning. Creating a weekly meal plan saves time, money, and helps prevent y ...

What’s the Deal with Carbs?
Healthy complex carb meal with chickpeas and quinoa

What’s the Deal with Carbs?

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What’s the Deal with Carbs?

What is the truth about carbs? What are good and bad carbs? Should we eat "low carb"? Lately I've been seeing the articles that come out saying all different things about ...

What is the truth about carbs? What are good and bad carbs? Should we eat "low carb"? Lately I've been seeing the articles that come out saying all different things about carbs. Let's drop the good and bad terms and focus on what is nutritious and what isn't.  ...

Any Movement Counts

Any Movement Counts

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Any Movement Counts

"I don't have any time". The number one excuse is that we have no time to exercise. Let's go over why this is not a legitimate excuse. You do not need to exercise as m ...

"I don't have any time". The number one excuse is that we have no time to exercise. Let's go over why this is not a legitimate excuse. You do not need to exercise as much as you think. (You just need to eat better!) Try simple walking, yoga, strength training, o ...

Cauliflower Pizza

Cauliflower Pizza

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Cauliflower Pizza

I thought this was never going to work but I was pleasantly surprised! Cauliflower crust pizza is skeptical for most, but pretty awesome. If it is made correctly and all the water ...

I thought this was never going to work but I was pleasantly surprised! Cauliflower crust pizza is skeptical for most, but pretty awesome. If it is made correctly and all the water is squeezed out, you will be left with a crust that can hold together and is much healthier.  I ...

The Healthiest Diet: Eat Real Food

The Healthiest Diet: Eat Real Food

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The Healthiest Diet: Eat Real Food

The healthiest diet in the world is quite simple. How to eat the healthiest diet? Eat real food. What you eat affects absolutely everything: your health, mood, skin, and ...

The healthiest diet in the world is quite simple. How to eat the healthiest diet? Eat real food. What you eat affects absolutely everything: your health, mood, skin, and what diseases you might develop over time. If you are looking to lose weight, don't bother spen ...