Travel back in time with me, would you?
I’m thinking the 2000’s. I remember this as the time when Diet Coke, Splenda, and chalky protein bars and powders all became cool. I remember intuitively all of these “fake foods” felt wrong but I wanted to be skinny, sexy, and cool, so I ate them anyway. No wonder my parents had to use the “jump off a bridge” saying so often!
So today’s topic is protein powder. Keep reading to learn the good, bad and ugly…. Continue reading “Protein Powder: The Good, Bad and Ugly”
Kombucha. Ahhh, it’s like a fizzy summer hug in a cup. And that’s what today’s post is all about friends. Hannah Crum of Kombucha Kamp was a fabulous expert on the Master Your Metabolism Summit in June and discussed kombucha uses and benefits. Hannah has even had the term “the kombucha mamma” coined after her because she is the kombucha guru.
I recently had the pleasure of spending a Saturday afternoon with Hannah and crew at kamp learning some really cool uses and benefits of kombucha I never knew. Keep reading for all the details and a free bonus recipe. Continue reading “5 Secrets I Learned at Kombucha Kamp + Bonus Recipe”
Everyone’s favorite summertime remedy with aloe vera is using it topically after being in the sun. But, did you know that aloe vera can heal a variety of other ailments as well?
Here are some ways to use your aloe and keep the medicine cabinet closed!! Continue reading “Aloe Vera Remedies You’ve Never Tried”
Bikini season is just around the corner! Dreaming of flaunting a lifted, round booty at the beach? Working out glutes is a crucial aspect of strength training for women.
There’s no way around it, if you want a nice booty, you must train for it. Great news is that you will notice strength gains right away. With some dedication and commitment, you can achieve a sculpted bikini booty just in time for summer. Continue reading “No-Fail Technique to have a Perfect Booty by Summer”
Many people come to RNL to lose weight. I’d say over half, and that may be an underestimate. Every once in awhile we’ve come across a client that is extremely challenging to get the needle to move. That’s when we research, research and then do some more research. Here’s what we found. (Check out our original publication on Elephant Journal here)
Continue reading “Could Toxins Be Affecting Your Weight Loss?”
I thought today would be a perfect day to share some positive health stories with you. Can you think of a better name than “Testimonial Tuesday?!?” Read on for some good news friend.
Continue reading “Testimonial Tuesday”
So agave nectar has become a very popular, and controversial sweetener. Keeping an open mind and remembering that there will always be contending arguments and opinions with regard to nutrition, I’ve done a little research and here’s what I’ve come up with!
Continue reading “To or Not to Agave…That is the Question”
Have you heard of sprouting? Maybe you’re already a master, but if you’re like me a little sprouting 101 is always needed when getting my nutrition learn on.
According to many health care professionals, our liver is our most important organ. It’s responsible for over 500 different functions within our body. A healthy liver can define our longevity as well as the quality of our life (and maintaining a healthy weight). Continue reading “The Liver: Your Most Important Fat Burning Organ”