Tag: RegisteredDietician

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 […]

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 […]

Women and Heart Disease

Women and Heart Disease

Women and Heart Disease Heart disease is something that both men and women need to watch out for! Though we often hear more about the connection between men and heart disease, heart disease is the top killer of women here in the United States. This […]

Sparkling Water & Hydration

Sparkling Water & Hydration

Sparkling Water & Hydration   If you follow me on social media than you are familiar with my latest #MindfulEatingChallenge , operation increase our daily water consumption! Water is the key to a healthy and happy body… yeah it’s honestly that easy! Want to loose […]

Health Benefits of Carrots

Health Benefits of Carrots

Health Benefits of Carrots Carrots can be a yummy snack or a great additive to any meal, but what do they really do for your body? Are multi-colored carrots better than the popular orange carrots we see at the store? No, they both carry the […]

pH Water

pH Water

pH Water The water in today’s market is vast and everchanging. There are soooo many different options to choose from…tap water, bottled water, jugs of water, filtered water, etc. I can go on and on like Bubba from Forrest Gump. Each has their own flavor, […]