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A Guide to Smarter Smoothies

A Guide to Smarter Smoothies

While smoothies have become a popular meal replacement, snack and all around trendy food, crafted incorrectly you can be consuming a sugar-loaded, blood sugar exploding cocktail. I am excited to share with you A Guide to Smarter Smoothies to hopefully help you understand how to better create the smoothies that are right for you. If you’ve been […]

Red Velvet Pudding Pops with White Chocolate Drizzle {Dairy-free, Paleo, Vegan}

Red Velvet Pudding Pops with White Chocolate Drizzle {Dairy-free, Paleo, Vegan}

In honor of #popsicleweek, I am bringing a traditional cake recipe new life with these tasty Red Velvet Pudding Pops. Of course, there’s a twist. I boosted this sweet treat with nutrient-dense whole foods, so you can have your cake and nutrients and eat it, too! It wasn’t too long ago that I snuck a little […]

Don't Fear the Fat // The Basics

Don’t Fear the Fat // The Basics

Why Are We Talking About Fat? The reason I write this post, is that even though, for so many us, we have woke to this knowledge and have worked hard to reframe our approach to nutrition and no longer fearing the fat, we still have so much work to do. After many decades of low-fat propaganda, […]

4 Reasons to Avoid Vegetable Oils

4 Reasons to Avoid Vegetable Oils

On the regular I find myself saddened and unpleasantly surprised by the lack of easily accessible, reliable information and data concerning food, nutrition and health. Truthfully, looking back, it’s amazing how little I myself knew, before I started down this long, self-initiated, ongoing path of nutritional education and empowerment of the past 10+ years. I am often reminded these […]