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Listen to your heart

Tired of dieting and feeling like you have to follow a strict and unfulfilling lifestyle in order to get the results you want? Many fitness experts would argue that in order to be successful you must deprive yourself of anything but what it needs scientifically. Well they may be missing one very important part of the equation— Happiness. Everyone is …

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What’s the Deal With Celery Juice?

You may have been seeing this uncommon trend popping up all over social media. With over 400,000 posts on Instagram and its own hashtag, celery juice seems to be all the rage in the wellness community. Experts claim that the juice contains beneficial bioactives and vitamins, while also helping with high blood pressure, inflammation and gut health. Is it really …

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Health Trend: Cauliflower

New Rockstar Veggie Alert! The new rockstar veggie who’s becoming even more of a rockstar in 2019 is cauliflower. This fan favorite veggie is being used as a low-calorie alternative. It’s replacing grains, starches, and high calorie carbohydrates. Hitting the shelves are products such as cauliflower rice, mash, pizza crust, and even mac and cheese (Kraft joined the wave). 2019 …

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Tasty Turmeric: Your Spicy Friend

Bored of the old salt and pepper? Looking to spice up your life? Need some anti-inflammatory and immune boosting power? Then it might be time to give turmeric a try! Turmeric is spice that is often found in Indian dishes. Known for its mustard-yellow hue, this spice has a slightly bitter and spicy taste. However, it has loads of health …

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What To Eat When You’re Out to Eat

You’re having a great week; you’ve been making your own healthy lunches, you’ve been hitting the gym, getting the right amount of sleep, and then… a friend asks you to go out to eat. You’re sitting at a restaurant staring at a huge menu and you have no idea what to get. You still want to continue to make healthy …

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Health Trend: Oat Milk

Everyone is “going green” for 2019. Some of the newest up and coming health trends include anything green, sustainable, and plant-based. This includes our choices in milk. 60 Percent 60 percent of the US population are moving to more plant based products, and 60 percent are using dairy alternatives! What type of milk you should drink continues to be a …

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Fool Proof Meal Prep

Meal prep – what everyone wants to do but for some reason it’s so hard. Meal prepping can be pretty intimidating and overwhelming, especially if you don’t feel confident in your skills in the kitchen. I feel as if I’ve found a balance that works for me when it comes to meal prepping/making my own healthy meals for dinner. I’ve …

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Plant-Based Protein Sources

When thinking of protein, we usually tend to think of eggs, fish, chicken, turkey, and mainly animal-based sources. Many people don’t realize other whole food sources of protein like plant-based protein. It’s fun to switch up meals here and there, while still meeting macronutrient goals. Not only does adding plant-based protein sources of food add variety to your usual meals, …

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Mindful Eating vs. Mindless Eating

Imagine the following scenario: you’re sitting on the couch, scrolling through your phone, watching How to Get Away With Murder, and mindless munching on a bag of chips. Sound familiar? Thought so! We’ve all been there. However, mindlessly snacking isn’t that great for our health. It also sets us up for eating when we aren’t hungry and overeating when we’re full. The …

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Health Trend: MCT Oil

MCT oil: this latest health trend may have weaseled its way onto your Instagram feed or may have caught your eye while you were perusing the isles of the grocery store. But what is it? Should you be supplementing with it? And does it have any real health benefits? The Whats MCT is short for medium chain triglycerides, which is …

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