There are days where I wake up and I am just NOT having it. Like if someone looks at me the wrong way, I may have a meltdown (not really, but you get my point). We all have those days where we "can't even." We just aren't motivated to do ANYTHING. Ladies especially, you know… Continue reading The Ultimate Mood Booster
Someone in my office sent me a great podcast by the Marathon Training Academy. I would have never come across this on my own only because I am not a marathon runner, so this was a great find. In this particular episode, there was an interview with Dr. Mark Cucuzella who discusses nutrition for runners… Continue reading “Eat Boring.”
Nutrient packed breakfast this morning; apparently I wasn't eating enough calories before learning how to manage my hypoglycemia. No problem, let me fix that👌🏼 Two hard boiled eggs 🥚 2 slices of simple kneads quinoa bread 1/2 avocado 🥑 Mixed berries with a little coconut milk on top and maca root powder 🍓 Breakfast is… Continue reading Breakfast Breakdown
As I begin writing this, it's not even noon and I feel like I've had a full day already. Since we have two cats and two dogs, the fur in our house accumulates rapidly. It took me about an hour to vacuum. LOL. Since the weather has been so nice this weekend, I decided to… Continue reading Chores and a Homemade Acai Bowl
It was over 100 degrees in Raleigh this weekend and the last thing I want to do is eat a heavy meal while in a constant state of sweat. I personally love the heat, but I'm sure not everyone shares the same opinion. We decided to cook light. Stove-top salmon with Himalayan salt, pepper, lemon… Continue reading Eating through the summer heat.
Short for Branch Chain Amino Acids, these amino's join forces to give us the best workout recovery tool money can buy. They come in different forms, but powder might just be the most popular because they can come in various flavors. These amino's are found naturally in foods but especially if you are vegetarian… Continue reading The Importance of BCAA’s
The snicker doodle, cinnamon buns, pumpkin pie, apple pie....what do all of these delicious and sinful desserts have in common? Cinnamon. I bet that wasn't your first guess, was it? That's okay. It's hard to not be distracted by how delicious those dishes taste. (by the way they may be delicious but.....) Cinnamon is an… Continue reading Healthy Food of the Day – Cinnamon