Author Archives: Kyra Wiliams

Full Name: Kyra Wiliams Website: http://thegetinshapegirl.com/
Info: Kyra Williams, a.k.a. The Get in Shape Girl, is a NASM certified online personal trainer and nutrition expert who specializes in clean eating, weight loss and the paleo diet. After undergoing a personal transformation””from junk food-eating, non-exercising college student to crossfit athlete, bikini competitor and personal trainer””Williams was inspired to share her knowledge and to help others on their journeys to wellness. She has written two e-cookbooks and offers a 12-week workout plan on her website, thegetinshapegirl.com.
Peanut Butter-Chocolate Chip Protein Balls

Peanut Butter-Chocolate Chip Protein Balls

Cookie balls, brownie balls, protein balls—these trendy, roll-able treats usually have a few things in common. They’re raw or no-bake. They’re made with oatmeal. And they’re almost always soft and a little gooey, unless you freeze them first. This re ...
Rise ‘n’ Grind Coffee & Peanut Butter Smoothie

Rise ‘n’ Grind Coffee & Peanut Butter Smoothie

The grind: it’s back to it every morning. You can fight it, or you can fly through it—just sip on one of these jet fuel-style drinks and your gears will shift from sluggish to speed demon before you even hit the road. The secret’s in the scoops. On t ...
Coconut Blast Banana Muffins

Coconut Blast Banana Muffins

Ever suffer from coconut overload? Didn’t think so! Everyone’s favorite island fruit is quintupled in this recipe—meaning five different coconut ingredients load these moist muffins to the max with tropical flavor and coconut nutrition. It starts wit ...
Piña Colada Protein Smoothie

Piña Colada Protein Smoothie

Break out the mini umbrellas! This frosty beverage is a summer party-pleaser, with a scoop of healthy protein powder to replace the traditional splash of rum. You get double the tropical flavor from creamy coconut milk combined with coconut flavoring ...
Potluck Pleaser: Balsamic Tomato-Feta Slices

Potluck Pleaser: Balsamic Tomato-Feta Slices

Casseroles, coleslaws, brimming bowls of sherbet punch—the potluck table will be full of tasty homemade creations, but none will be as elegant or eye catching as yours when you make these tomato-feta slices. As a finger-food appetizer or fancy side d ...
Lobster Guacamole

Lobster Guacamole

Loaded guacamole likely brings to mind chunky tomatoes, spicy jalapenos and fresh cilantro bulking up a creamy mashed avocado dip. Unless you live in New England, like me, lobster’s probably not on your list of occasional creative add-ins. But believ ...