What Makes Apples So Great?

Fall is upon us and with it comes all the fun activities and seasonal delights associated with this time of year. One of the reasons that makes fall so wonderful is the abundance of apples! Not only are apples tasty and can be used in a wide variety of meals, snacks, and, dare I say it, desserts, they are also associated with fun activities to get you out and moving. Let’s look at what makes them so great and some delicious apple recipes to get you into the fall spirit. Continue reading What Makes Apples So Great?

3 Healthy Recipes Using Sweet Potatoes

As a natural transition from October to November, I’m bringing you some of my best-kept recipes to fuel your body by using Sweet Potatoes! Sweet potatoes not only fit the fall and Thanksgiving themes, but they fit your nutrition plan as well. Learn about the nutritional benefits of sweet potatoes and try these 3 recipes for easy meal planning! Continue reading 3 Healthy Recipes Using Sweet Potatoes

Watermelon Mint Salad Recipe

This homemade watermelon mint salad is super refreshing and perfect for the summer. Its wonderful bouquet of flavors and tastes will be great at your next outing with family and friends. You can even try using fresh mint from your own garden! Continue reading Watermelon Mint Salad Recipe

Make-Ahead Recipes You Can Take On The Go

Summers are busy. Whether you’re traveling or just trying to keep up with life around home and work, healthy make-ahead recipes can simplify things and keep your diet on track while you are on the go. Continue reading Make-Ahead Recipes You Can Take On The Go

Easy and Healthy Recipes for Your Next Holiday Party

Together with Fitness Intern, Taylor Thompson, I had the pleasure of visiting all of the Elite Clubs to give our best recommendations for “Healthy Eating Tips for the Holidays”. We had a great time talking to members about how to make food preparation easy, fun, and healthy for your upcoming holiday party! After all, hosting should be enjoyable for you too—which means that you should be quick in the kitchen, serve something wonderful, and be ready to go when guests arrive. Continue reading Easy and Healthy Recipes for Your Next Holiday Party