Tag: RegisteredDietitian

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 […]

Apple Cider Vinegar

Apple Cider Vinegar

Apple Cider Vinegar aka ACV Oh, the wonders of Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV). There are lists out there that say what most people use this stuff for, and then there is my list. I use it for all kinds of things, ranging from home remedies […]

Did Belly Fat Creep Up On You?

Did Belly Fat Creep Up On You?

Did Belly Fat Creep Up On You? Most of the time, belly fat grows slowly over the years and gets increasingly more noticeable as the time goes on; if you don’t control it, of course. Other times, it can creep up on you in a […]

Fitness Apps I Just Love

Fitness Apps I Just Love

Fitness Apps I Just Love   No matter where we are or what we are doing, we almost always have our phones close by! There are so many wonderful apps available on our cell phones these days; have you ever considered using a fitness app […]

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 […]

Protein – How Much and What Kind?

Protein – How Much and What Kind?

Protein – How Much and What Kind? I get asked time and time again, “Kim, how much protein should I be consuming post-workout?” or, “ what kind of protein powder should I use if I am trying to slim down?” These are both great questions […]

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 […]

Coconut Oil // Best Friend Or Worst Enemy?

Coconut Oil // Best Friend Or Worst Enemy?

Coconut Oil // Best Friend Or Worst Enemy?   Not long ago, some news was shared from the American Heart Association (AHA) that sent shock waves throughout the health & wellness community. Coconut Oil might not be the miracle worker everyone has been claiming it […]