Food Talk

Addiction played a major role in my health crisis (if you'd like, you can watch a video and learn a bit more about my story here). The problem was that I never wanted to admit it. I wasn't addicted to alcohol or cigarettes. I was addicted...

Creating allergy-friendly menus doesn't have to mean purchasing ingredients you can't pronounce or find at the local grocery store. It also doesn't mean that you have to sacrifice creating a meal that's delicious and satisfying! Dairy and Gluten are two of the most common food allergies, so in...

I've been traveling this week and was recently reminded how important it is to advocate for yourself, particularly when you find yourself away from home.  Yesterday, I unfortunately grabbed a pre-packaged salad on the run while I was in the airport, only to realize once...

In our last blog post, we shared about the idea of Mini Movements and why they are so effective in helping individual  (and corporate teams!) create sustainable, healthy change. This week, we're sharing about the second Mini Movement in our three part series! (If you...

Mini Movements are practical activities or habits that build on one another and create long-term change.  Mini Movements are manageable for busy organizations, they offer a variety of activities that will appeal to various groups and help keep momentum going. The great thing about the concept...

No one wants to battle sickness over the winter, but since this is when we're naturally most suseptible to catching the cold or flu, it's important to be proactive in adding foods to our plate that will help us beat these nasty germs. Fight off sickness with these...

Happy New Year! While there is nothing magical about January 1st, it is indeed a great time of year to focus on putting your energy towards new goals and intentions for the upcoming year. One of the most encouraging things about setting goals is that a single, small change is all you need...

The holidays are full of festive activities and we often find ourselves at many events that center around food and drinks. Although enjoying some indulgences is a healthy part of participating in the holiday season, that doesn't mean you can't still work towards your health goals - even...

It's November, which means that many of us find ourselves in the thick of growing family commitments and the quickly approaching holiday time. With such busy schedules, it's likely that there are times during the week when we find ourselves looking for shortcuts in our meal planning! The challenge we often run...