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Self Reflection Exercise That Will Change Your Life
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 0 comments
Self reflection is a powerful tool to creating a healthy, happy life. Some personalities find this exercise easier than others, but all will get something from it. Steve Gu...
Age Is Nothing But a Number!
Sunday, April 07, 2013 1 comments
Are you too old for fitness? NO! There are measurable health benefits that come from a consistent exercise program at any age. The first step in beginning a program at ...
The Glories of Garlic
Thursday, March 28, 2013 0 comments
Garlic is synonymous with certain styles of cooking, but to me, it’s also part of the welcoming of spring. An Easter Brunch with deviled eggs, roast beef, and garlic aspar...
Carbs Are Not the Bad Guys!
Friday, March 22, 2013 2 comments
Carbohydrates have been labeled by certain diet gurus as fat boosting little demons. Reality needs to be separated from the hype. The reality is carbohydrates provide an ene...
Walking Works Wonders
Thursday, March 21, 2013 0 comments
Walking can reduce your risk of heart disease, improves blood sugar and blood pressure, strengthens bones, helps with weight loss, keeps your brain sharp and helps relieve s...
Up Your Odds: Exercise AND Eat Right
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 0 comments
Gaining weight back after ‘dieting’ is difficult for people on many levels. This process of yo-yo dieting can be physically and emotionally damaging. Studies reveal that the ...
Creating a Better Way of Life for Older Adults
Sunday, March 17, 2013 1 comments
There are research studies investigating many topics from the best diet to the new, latest diet pills to…everything diet related. But I recently saw an older article in the W...
Creative, Yummy Dishes Using Original Breadcrumbs
Friday, March 15, 2013 0 comments
Panko and store bought breadcrumbs are typical for breading proteins and vegetables. An article in Clean Eating Magazine (March, 2013) challenges us to see outside the box, ...
5 Exercise Myths That Keep You Fat
Thursday, March 14, 2013 0 comments
Guest blogger Trisha from Cincinnati Fit Body Bootcamp explains why we shouldn’t believe everything we hear. There are plenty of exercise misconceptions out in the world...
Simple Ideas for Eating a Healthy Lunch
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 0 comments
The least healthy meal of the day for most women is lunch. Because unhealthy habits are difficult to change, it requires determination and drive with a blend of support to m...
Pumpkin Seeds Pack a Nutritional Punch
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 2 comments
Pumpkin seeds are a versatile source of mineral zinc. They are a great source of dietary fiber, unsaturated fat and protein. Despite these great nutritional components, pump...
Reflux and Obesity
Sunday, March 10, 2013 0 comments
Obesity and the negative medical consequences of that condition are on the rise in the United States. High blood pressure, cardiac issues, cholesterol issues, and Type 2 dia...
Lemony Chicken Saltimbocca
Saturday, March 09, 2013 1 comments
(photo: John Autry) For a special event dinner, or just because it’s Tuesday, try this fabulous, low-calorie entrée for ingredients please go to the site. It's yu...
Do Running Shoes Prevent Injuries to Runners?
Friday, March 08, 2013 2 comments
Finding the best running shoe to support your feet and legs is a billion dollar industry, but does spending $150 on the hottest trend in shoes actually providing you enough su...
Fad Diets Don’t Work
Thursday, March 07, 2013 1 comments
Here’s an excellent article written by Charlotte Geraghty on Fad Diets and why they never work. In the gym this morning, I overheard two women comparing their diets whil...
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