Food Talk

Sleep ranks in the top 5 habits of healthy people; its benefits extending far beyond just feeling good when you wake up in the morning.   Adequate sleep decreases stress levels, improves memory, and decreases inflammation which is associated with heart attack, stroke, diabetes and arthritis.  Getting good...

There are two words I often hear in my coaching.  They are used when a client is describing how well he or she managed to incorporate the food strategies I’ve shared with them.  It usually goes something like this; “Angela, I was so good for 5 days straight...

Have you ever wished for a few more hours in the day?  Why is it that some people seem to get everything done effortlessly and others feel that time constantly eludes them?  The secret to managing your time well isn’t working more hours.  It is...

Tips for Trick-or-Treating Success:  Fill Up the Bellies BEFORE  You Head Out: Take time to eat a healthy, protein and fiber-rich dinner.  A favorite of ours is a big pot of Chili with Gluten-free corn bread (made from scratch with organic, non-GMO corn of course!).  The protein, fiber and...

Before catching a flight back home the other day, I decided to connect with nature on an hour-long walk.  The air was crisp as ever, and the sunshine lit up the blue sky.  I’m always inspired by nature, but today everything seemed raw, and stripped...

Green smoothies are a fantastic way to start your day off for breakfast, or to use as a meal replacement or snack. Not only can these smoothies be incredibly healthy, but they’re delicious! Crafting the perfect smoothie doesn’t have to be complicated or time-consuming, but a...

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...

Health happens when we’re adequately prepared; it doesn’t matter if we’re talking about meal planning, healthy snacks for the road, or listening to your favorite tunes during your evening run. Preparation is the key to health success; there’s no two ways about it. This rule also applies...

For many, summer usually means more time spent in cars, planes and trains as we venture out to explore new vacation spots and visit friends and family.  The challenge we often run into with increased travel time is finding good places to eat along the way.  Here...

Creating allergy-friendly menus doesn't have to mean purchasing ingredients you can't pronounce or shopping at a speciality 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 the...