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To be or not to be organic?

For some people, whether or not to buy organic is still up for debate.  For me, it ended a long time ago.  Is organic farming perfect?  Probably not.  As with anything, I’m sure there are a few bad apples and the regulations themselves could probably be improved, especially as science and research continue to evolve, and the industry grows. All...

Why you should try a Grain-Free (Paleo) Lifestyle

I’m sure you’ve heard the term “Paleo” by now. Most people have heard of it, but many are not quite sure what it is. Let me explain to you all about Paleo and why (in my opinion and those of millions) it is hands-down the ultimate way to eat and to live. First, Paleo is all about the “grain-free” way of...

Is Grain Free Living Right For You? (Free Challenge)

I know just how overwhelming it can be to try to figure out what’s healthy and what isn’t healthy. Magazines and online blogs are always promoting the new “trendy” diet. As a health coach, I actually don’t prescribe any diets for my clients. I believe in the self-discovery method which means you get to discover what works for your unique body.  And,...

2016 Dirty Dozen & Clean Fifteen

Each year the Environmental Working Group puts out a list of the 12 “dirtiest” and 15 “cleanest” fruits and veggies so us consumers can assess which of these we want to purchase organic and which are OK if we don’t. Topping this year’s list for the first time: STRAWBERRIES!  Second place honor goes to APPLES!  Those closest to me will...