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How Much Water Should You ACTUALLY Drink?!

How Much Water Should You ACTUALLY Drink?!

Hydration is key… This is one of the most difficult questions to truly answer, as there are so many alternatives in play. Each person’s body is completely different, thus giving an unspecified certain amount of water to drink per day. Another huge element to think […]

What is MyPlate?

What is MyPlate?

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. […]

Overeating

Overeating

Don’t Go Back for Seconds Just Yet Most people eat their meals like they are actually starving. While this may feel normal, it isn’t normal for our bodies. Not to mention, it leads to one of the biggest contributors to obesity: overeating. Overeating can cause […]

Cold Brew Coffee

Cold Brew Coffee

Cold Brew Coffee A beverage that has been gaining more popularity in society as of late is Cold Brew Coffee. What are the real differences between this and, well, regular coffee? More importantly, how major are the differences between Cold Brew and Starbucks or other […]

Are you Chia-n?

Are you Chia-n?

Are you Chia-n? Chia seeds have become a big hit over the last few years, and for good reason. They are quite healthy for you. In fact, this whole post is based around the health benefits of them. But as always, we can’t learn about […]

Succulents: Newest Skincare Trend

Succulents: Newest Skincare Trend

Succulents: Newest Skincare Trend Ever receive a plant as a gift? Oh yeah and forget to water it for a while, run over to it randomly to check on it, and notice that it is still very much alive… those are most likely succulents. These […]

How Important Is A Balanced Diet?

How Important Is A Balanced Diet?

How Important Is A Balanced Diet?   It’s Friday and I know that most of us tend to slack on our super strict diet over the weekend; you know like binge eating carbs, sugary foods, and basically all those items on our “not to eat” […]

Water & Dehydration

Water & Dehydration

Water & Dehydration Now that Summer is here, it’s time to start planning beach and lake trips! Yay! Here in LA, the beaches are closer than the lakes, so it’s mostly beach days for me. For those of you beach bums, surfers, hodads (pretend surfers), […]

Coffee As Sunscreen… ?

Coffee As Sunscreen… ?

Coffee As Sunscreen…? We all know coffee as being a delicious caffeinated beverage that we start our day with, but there is something more exciting. Coffee has a tone of benefits that most aren’t aware of. It can be used as an exfoliate, highly caffeinated […]

Using Sleep To Drop Your Fat… Can This Be Real?!

Using Sleep To Drop Your Fat… Can This Be Real?!

Using Sleep to Drop Your Fat… Can This Be Real?! Yep! You read that right. “Now, how is that quite possible, Kim?,” you may ask. Well let me get right into it! Sleep More! Firstly, we have to understand how sleep affects our weight in […]