Apple Banana Muffins

Apple Banana Muffins I love the smell of muffins baking in the oven. They fill the kitchen with the scents that remind me of homemade baked goods from mom. If your goal in 2020 is to look for healthier versions of some of your favorite recipes, add this one to your list! You can bake[…]

Meal Prep for Success

As a mom, I understand the struggle of meal prep. Meal prepping for success wasn’t an easy concept for me to learn. But once I learned a few tricks it made it much simpler. The clients that I work with also once struggled with meal prep. Why? Because they are also busy moms. Because it[…]

Sugar Addiction; Is that a real thing?

Sugar Addiction; Is that a real thing? Melissa, “I am struggling to lose weight! Ever since I turned 40 I can’t seem to get my nutrition under control! Oh who am I kidding, this started long before I turned 40! I never got my baby weight off! The box of oreos and chips keep calling[…]

green bean casserole, holiday recipe, green beans, healthy eating

Healthy Green Bean Casserole

Healthy Green Bean Casserole Does your family love green bean casserole for Thanksgiving or Christmas? You know the one! The recipe grandma use to make with the Campbell’s Cream of Mushroom Soup? If you are looking for a “cleaner” version of the traditional recipe, here is one I found from Autumn Calabrese’s new FIXATE COOKING SHOW only[…]

How to Survive the Thanksgiving Dinner “Fix” Style

How to Survive the Thanksgiving Dinner “FIX” Style See if this scenario sounds familiar to you.  Every Thanksgiving or Christmas, you intend on eating healthier through the holidays. You start out with 1 slice of meat, a small portion of stuffing and or potatoes, and veggies, and you even skip the gravy and bread. However,[…]

apples, breakfast, dessert, healthy recipe

Apple Crisp; Dessert or Breakfast?

Apple Crisp; Dessert or Breakfast? As a coach, I am always looking for new recipes for my challengers.  This one immediately caught my eye when I saw it. Why? Because it only has 4 ingredients, requires little prep time and looks like it would be great as a healthy dessert or even breakfast.  In fact,[…]

Home Workouts After Foot Surgery

Home Workouts After Foot Surgery Many of you have asked how I have been doing since my Cartiva Implant Surgery last November. It’s hard to believe that this time last year I had just scheduled my first appointment with my surgeon to see if this procedure was even a viable option for me. And it’s[…]

Natural Cold Remedies: Fight a Cold like Singers do!

Natural Cold Remedies: Fight a Cold Like Singers do! Losing your voice is like breaking a leg for a singer or teacher. It completely handicaps you from doing what you love. As a singer and teacher myself, I have experienced vocal loss on many occasions. Damage to your voice from over use, polps, or cysts[…]

Shakeology, weight loss, mom, diy

Shakeology Chocolate-Dipped Strawberries

Shakeology Chocolate-Dipped Strawberries Strawberries and Chocolate. What could be better? You can enjoy this treat of shakeology chocolate-dipped strawberries for any special occasion; anniversary, birthday, or special holidays, like Valentines.  This healthy treat is the perfect way to finish off a romantic dinner with your special someone. But these aren’t your average chocolate dipped strawberries.  These[…]

Slow Cooker Apple Chicken

Slow Cooker Apple Chicken I love slow cooker meals. Or as we like to call them in the south “crock pot” meals! Slow Cooker meals are the perfect way to actually enjoy a family dinner when your busy mom life gets out of control with sports, choir practice, piano, church activities, and the list could[…]