Almond Joy Bars Ingredients For the crust 1 1/2 cups almond flour 1/4 cup + 1 tablespoon coconut flour 1/4 cup + 1 tablespoon tapioca flour 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 cup melted ghee or coconut oil 1/4 cup maple syrup pinch of salt For the coconut layer 2 cups unsweetened shredded coconut 1/3 cup melted coconut oil 1/3 cup honey 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract For the chocolate layer 2 cups mini ch ...[Read More]
Do you miss your morning oatmeal? This quick keto oatmeal recipe can be easily prepared in just five minutes. PLUS….it’s sugar-free, gluten-free, dairy-free, and has zero oatmeal in it!
Craving Chocolate? Don’t want to derail all your efforts in the gym? These easy keto low carb brownies are super chocolatey, gooey and are only three ingredients. Made with almond or coconut flour, these healthy easy brownies are the best! Paleo, Vegan, Sugar Free!
Life will constantly throw you curve balls when it comes to your body, your diet, and your lifestyle. So you just have to roll with the punches and embrace the challenges. The most important thing is that you keep taking steps forward. Friday night was all about letting lose at the Def Leppard concert and indulging in life with a couple of close friends. Call us old school (or old for that matter) ...[Read More]
Spring is definitely in the air and I’m feeling that urge to get my butt in gear! Just because I’m a seasoned athlete and fitness professional doesn’t mean that I do not feel that need to amp it up in the gym too! For the past few months my motivation in the gym has plummeted due to a couple of injuries and simply not feeling it so I decided to try different styles of workouts to see how my body a ...[Read More]
This Baked Tuscan Chicken is stupid delicious and is so simple to make!
So often we eat mindlessly. We stuff food into our mouths while working on the computer, watching TV, or when we’re on the run. The pleasure of eating lies in slowing down and fully experiencing all the elements of food. Take some time to explore each of the following during your next meal and notice the difference. The main thing is to have fun, learn something, and understand yourself better.
This week’s recipe is one of my favourite go to meals…Quinoa Power Bowl. It is absolutely delicious and packed full of nutrients and LIVE foods!
Pancakes for Breakfast…Yes Please! What a traditional recipe has: Refined carbohydrates, added sugar, added fats and oils, trans fats. What this healthy version has: Protein, naturally-occurring fibre, healthy fats. Like most people, I LOVE pancakes especially topped with Canadian Maple syrup! Unfortunately, traditional pancakes are made with refined flours, added sugars, and poor-quality vegetabl ...[Read More]
Do you want to learn how to overcome some of the biggest hurdles to transitioning to a healthy diet and lifestyle? Over the next four weeks I will break down some of the most common areas of resistance that you may have challenges with and how to over come them. Lets first start with simply eating better with these easy to incorporate guidelines that you can do today.
Do you ever feel that you start your day off with a flat stomach, but as the day progresses you feel that your belly is expanding, your pants are suddenly tight, and you feel uncomfortable? Even if you are exercising daily and eating a healthy diet there are still many factors throughout the day that may be contributing to your increasing belly by the end of the day.