HEALTHY LIVING

The 1-Step Fix For Water Quality Problems

February 15, 2017 By

I’d love to tell you that water is water is water. I would if I could, but sadly water’s quality is not all the same! Drinking just any kind of water day in and day out won’t enable the hydration and detoxification potential you’re hoping to achieve for optimal health. Water’s quality plays a huge role in how you feel. Quality…

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6 Easy Ways to Eat Raw Cacao Every Day

February 13, 2017 By

I eat raw cacao every day. If you spend any time with me, you’ll quickly find out that I love raw cacao and when you find out how good it is for you, you will too! It’s simply a fantastic superfood for your body. I’ve shared seven of the many health benefits that cacao gives your body in this blog….

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7 Reasons Why I Eat Chocolate Every Day & You Should To!

February 12, 2017 By

This title may sound crazy, but that’s because you are thinking about the chemical concoctions that are simply called “chocolate,” but aren’t really. Did you know the pure raw cacao, which chocolate is made from, is a superfood? In fact, it is one of my favorites and I really do have a piece every day. Chocolate gets a bad wrap…

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Make Healthy New Year’s Resolutions Last a Lifetime

December 29, 2016 By

The power of persuasion through marketing has a stronger effect on us than we like to admit, and it seems that the influx of gym deals, weight loss programs and commercial promises this time of year is usually what hooks us in. You start to believe that ‘this year is going to be different’ and that you’ll finally ‘lose the…

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5 Simple Stress-Fighting Snacks!

December 10, 2016 By

Life never stops, so carefree thinking and fighting stress can seem impossible at times. But here is the great news: just taking a quick five-minute snack or tea break can make a huge difference in your body’s stress levels throughout the day! These simple choices are all proven to provide key nutrients that keep your body and mind healthy, calm,…

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Give Yourself the Gift of Health

December 3, 2016 By

As the holiday season approaches it is so easy to get in a rut of automatic “giving.” We make shopping lists, brainstorm the perfect gifts, and focus on “giving” gifts. We even feel the stress during the holidays of navigating our friends’ and families’ expectations for where we should be “giving” our time during the holiday season. This party, that…

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Why You Should Care About Chia Seeds!

November 29, 2016 By

Tiny, little chia seeds were first cultivated and eaten in central Mexico dating back at least 2000 years ago.  These small, but mighty seeds have reemerged in grocery stores and are growing in availability because of their nourishing, digestible, and low-caloric properties. Learn more about why you should care about chia seeds in this video with SuperLife founder, Darin Olien!…

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Why You Should Care About Pumpkin Seeds

November 28, 2016 By

Pumpkin pie gets the spotlight during Thanksgiving and the holidays. While I am a big fan of healthy versions of pumpkin pie (here’s my favorite vegan pumpkin pie recipe) I am an even bigger fan of the pumpkin seeds that are discarded when making pumpkin pie! Pumpkin seeds, also called pepitas, are actually packed with a lot more goodness than…