Month: March 2018

  • Thursday Nugget

    Healthy Recipe of the Week Attention: Pizza Lovers! Cauliflower Caprese Pizza Ingredients Crust 1 Medium head Cauliflower (about 4 cups) 1/3 cup Part-Skim Shredded Mozzarella Cheese (may substitute for cheese of choice) ¼ teaspoon Salt 2 teaspoon Garlic (crushed or minced) 1 teaspoon Onion Powder 2 teaspoon Italian Seasoning Mix 2 tablespoon Ground Flaxseed ½ […]

  • TED Talk Tuesday

    When was the last time you took 10 minutes to do nothing? We can easily be “buried” in our work and the ins-and-outs of our daily lives that we become distracted from the present moment.  What would happen if you took 10 minutes to focus on the present moment: no television, no phone, no computer or tablet, no […]

  • Workout Wednesday

    Do you often say to yourself, “I am at the gym… Now, what should I do?” First, do not focus on what you should do; focus on what want to do.  Do what feels good to you today. To get you started and stay motivated… I have compiled a “list” of 5 basic movement patterns to include during each gym session.  Push Movement Examples: […]

  • Monday Motivation

    In Memory of the Courageous and Brilliant Stephen Hawking. Hawking taught the world that despite falling to physical disability or injury, an individual still has a strong mind to be curious and wise. Move past your physical barriers and focus on increasing your mental strength. You are stronger than you think. Some of Hawking’s most inspiring quotes: “We are just an advanced […]

  • Thursday Nugget

    Healthy Recipe of the Week Do you have a sweet tooth? A healthy, green treat to satisfy your next craving! Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream   Ingredients 1 cup Unsweetened Vanilla Almond Milk (or milk of choice) 1 cup Frozen Spinach or Kale 1 teaspoon Vanilla Extract 1 tablespoon Raw Honey ½ cup Mint Leaves […]

  • TED Talk Tuesday

    What is the secret to living longer? Our genes account for only 25% and our lifestyles account for 75%! What is key to incorporate into our lifestyle to live a long, healthy life? Close Relationships and Social Integration In Susan Pinker’s TED Talk, The Secret to Living Longer May Be Your Social Life, she discusses why  Sardinia, Spain hosts more […]

  • Workout Wednesday

    The glutes are important muscles of the hips. They set the foundation for proper pelvic alignment and they promote the key movements of hip extension and external rotation. To get the most out of your glute workouts, be sure to include double-leg, single-leg and power movements to your routine. — Sabrena Jo, ACE-Certified Personal Trainer Glute-building […]

  • Monday Motivation

    Learn from past mistakes. Move beyond yesterday’s failures. Do not fret about regret. For it is through our mistakes, failures, and regrets, we become strong, resilient individuals; mended, healed, and bright beings.