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5 Things That Are Causing Your Body to Store More Fat

5 Things That Are Causing Your Body to Store More Fat

Weight loss can be tricky; what works for some may not work for you. I get it! It can be frustrating when you see a friend lose weight with less effort, while you have a hard time at it. It’s true that age, metabolism, and food play a key role in weight loss, but there are missing pieces too! Regardless of diet and lifestyle habits, these key factors make a huge difference. It will surprise ...[Read More]

Almond Joy Bars

Almond Joy Bars

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]

How to Get a Flat Stomach & Stop Cravings With This YUMMY Recipe!

How to Get a Flat Stomach & Stop Cravings With This YUMMY Recipe!

Have you been doing a ton of crunches & ab exercises, but feel like your belly fat is not going away? WHAT you eat & HOW you eat it will determine what your midsection looks like.

Keto Oatmeal

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!

3 Ingredient Fudge Popsicle

3 Ingredient Fudge Popsicle

Who else is lovin’ this summer heat wave?!  With this extreme heat we need to find ways to cool off…maybe by jumping in a refreshing pool or indulging in a cold treat! You may be thinking that you need to restrict summer treats that you love just because you’re trying to lose weight.

Weekly Workouts

Weekly Workouts

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]

Monica

Monica

My name is Monica and I am a mother of three. Having three children certainly keeps me active but I was finding that my weight was gradually increasing and I found my self-esteem deteriorate as a result. That is when I decided to join Karen’s fall fitness challenge on Facebook. I thought to myself “what do I have to lose!” Not knowing what to expect, I was quickly taken back and overwhelmed by the ...[Read More]

6 Ways To Lose Weight This Week

6 Ways To Lose Weight This Week

Are you looking to lose some weight? Are you feeling bloated and sluggish after the summer? Do you want to blast five pounds or lose those pesky five that you gained over the summer? I have the solution to losing those five pounds this week.

What Is Cortisol? And 4 Tips To Reduce It!

What Is Cortisol? And 4 Tips To Reduce It!

You have probably heard the term “cortisol” before. It’s usually used in reference to stress and body fat. But what is cortisol?

Three Biggest Mistakes Women Make When It Comes To Weight Loss

Three Biggest Mistakes Women Make When It Comes To Weight Loss

For over 20 years I have worked closely with thousands of women to help them achieve their highest health potential. I noticed three common mistakes that they shared that were keeping them from improving their relationship with food and their body.

Baked Tuscan Chicken

Baked Tuscan Chicken

This Baked Tuscan Chicken is stupid delicious and is so simple to make!

The Skinny On Fats

The Skinny On Fats

Dietary fat: is it good or bad? Both. You see, not all fats are created equal.