Immune System Interacting with your Gut As you may have learned throughout your time in school, certain parts of the body interact with each other and as a result end up depending on one another. In this post, I will explain how the immune system interacts and intertwines with your digestive system to give you… Read More Your Gut & Your Immune System
Date Day or Date Night Activities A few weeks back we had a challenge to book a workout date instead of a dinner date…. remember that? Well I’ve asked you all to carry these challenges with you throughout the rest of the year. Coming up with new ideas for this can get a bit difficult… Read More Date Night With A Twist
USDA Recommended Diagram I’m sure many of you remember using the Food Pyramid in school back in the day. Well, in 2005, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) changed from the Pyramid as a whole and moved to a more modern approach, a Plate. It is called MyPlate, and it depicts a plate with… Read More What is MyPlate?
What’s the Deal: Is pasta healthy or unhealthy for your diet? The one thing that most American kitchen pantry’s have is some form of pasta. Whether you make it home-made or buy it from your grocery store, pasta is a staple in most households. Now-a-days we see all forms of pasta – gluten free, vegetable… Read More Is Pasta Really That Unhealthy?
Whether you travel for work or fun, eating healthy and traveling can be a tough combo. You have worked so hard to avoid those processed foods while in the comfort of your daily work & home life so don’t quit now! Just follow my tips below. Many of the free breakfast buffets offered at your hotels… Read More Eating Healthy + Traveling
Garlic Lovers! For those of you who put garlic in every meal and just eat garlic because it is amazing, this post is specifically for you! And any home chefs that are interested in adding a gourmet ingredient to their next date night meal. There is a new garlic in town! Well, it isn’t new,… Read More What In The World Is Black Garlic?
Which Vitamin Can Affect Our Unborn Children During Pregnancy? Vitamin D is very important to our health, and now is becoming important to our unborn child’s health as well. A recent study has shown that women who lacked vitamin D during their pregnancy affected the children as a result. There were over 7,000 women and… Read More Which Vitamin Can Affect Our Unborn Children During Pregnancy?
Ronco 5250 Series Rotisserie Are you one of those people who love to grab the pre-cooked rotisserie chicken from the grocery store? I don’t blame you, they are always perfectly cooked and delicious. Not to mention, sometimes you just want an easy dinner and to relax. The only downfall to buying them is that they… Read More Rotisserie Chicken at Home!
Vitamins & Meds Together This may not seem like a big topic, but in actuality, some vitamins can counteract or create an imbalance with certain medications. Having knowledge of these may help those of you that take vitamins or medication on a regular basis. Vitamin K vs. Blood Thinners The primary purpose for blood thinning… Read More How are your vitamins affecting your medication
Wondrous Welfares of Epsom Salt Many households have their share of Epsom Salt under the cabinet, above the laundry machine, or wherever else they keep their magic cleaning and healing tools. The list of benefits of Epsom Salt literally can go on and on. There are some people that don’t understand the difference between Epsom… Read More Epsom Salts & Why Every Household Should Have Them