Winter 3 Day Busy Mama Detox

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Feb 232016
 

Winter detoxing is a little different than a Spring detox. At this time of year your body is craving warmth which requires eating warmer foods and we are typically hungrier. However, when we eat more, we keep our bodies in a continual digesting mode which takes energy away from detoxing and other necessary functions and makes us more vulnerable to getting sick. Continue reading »

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Kale and Sweet Potato Warming Salad

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Feb 222016
 

Ingredients

  • 1 sweet potato, washed, (peeled if not organic), chopped into bite size chunks
  • ¼ yellow pepper, chopped
  • ¼ to ½ avocado, chopped
  • 3 large kale leaves, washed, remove from stems, ripped into thin strips
  • 1/2 cup cooked quinoa (pre-rinse if not already)
  • 2 tbsps. Hemp seeds
  • Sea salt & ground black pepper to taste

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Fat Loss Friday – Your brain and fat

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Feb 122016
 

The brain doesn’t distinguish between a real stressor or an imagined one. If you sat in a room all by yourself, happy and content, and started thinking about the guy who did you wrong years ago, and if that story still carries a charge for you – your body would quickly shift into the physiologic stress-state – increased heart rate and blood pressure, followed by decreased digestive function. Continue reading »

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