What is a Whole Foods Plant-Based Diet?

“Let food be thy medicine, and medicine be thy food.” -Hippocrates

What is a whole foods plant based diet? If you aren’t familiar with the term, it is a way of eating that focuses on a variety of whole, unrefined plant foods including vegetables, fruit, whole grains, nuts, seeds, and legumes. It eliminates all animal products, processed foods, sugar, animal fats, and oils.

Why would you want to consider eating this way? It has the potential to prevent or reverse chronic diseases, lead to weight loss, improve mental clarity, lower cholesterol, and reduce or eliminate inflammation. An added bonus is reducing your carbon footprint.


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The Importance of Establishing A Morning Routine

Do you have a well planned, established, and purpose filled morning routine?

A morning routine might be the most important thing you do every day. A solid routine in the morning promises to set you up for a successful day. It can help you feel GREAT and ready to tackle the world! Spend approximately half an hour each morning taking care of yourself. It can help optimize your productivity all day long.
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Meal Planning, Grocery Shopping and Healthy Eating Tips

In last week’s blog post I recommended you to go through your pantry and get rid of all the tempting and unhealthy foods. Now I want to share some tips for filling your cupboards with foods that support a healthy body and mind and help you plan your meals.

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Steps to Remove Unhealthy Foods From Your Home

What you eat is an important part of a healthy lifestyle. Food is fuel! It is your energy source. If you need to make improvements to the way you eat please read this carefully.

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Out With The Old, In With The New

This is a time for reflection. It’s natural when one year is ending and another is beginning to look back on and assess the old year and look forward to the year that’s about to start. Is that something you do every year or not?
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