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A Lesson in the ABCs of EFAs

A Lesson in the ABCs of EFAs

As a mom, I’m always concerned about the health of my boys — but not just their physical fitness. With kids back in school, the focus is now on their mental toughness. You want to be sure they’re getting the nutrients their growing ...
Spicy Almond Green Smoothie

Spicy Almond Green Smoothie

Sweet smoothies hit the spot”¦most of the time. But if you’re craving something with a little more “kick,” try sipping this spicy drink instead. Greens and seeds come together with creamy almond butter and a dash of chipotle ...
3 Easy-to-Make Egg Replacers

3 Easy-to-Make Egg Replacers

Living an egg-free lifestyle? Whether you’re vegan, allergic or just prefer not to eat eggs, you can still bake and cook all of your favorite recipes. The secret? Two tiny treasures you may already have on hand: flax seeds and chia seeds. Here ...
Green Tea & Avocado Smoothie

Green Tea & Avocado Smoothie

Green tea is great hot or iced. But have you tried it in a smoothie? Brew a cup and let it chill before adding to your blender with almond milk, sliced avocado, flax seeds and other superfood favorites for a rich-and-creamy, antioxidant-packed drink. ...
Brown Rice & Berry Porridge

Brown Rice & Berry Porridge

If you’ve got some extra brown rice leftover from last night’s stir-fry dinner, today’s breakfast is going to be a breeze! Stir in a scoop of almond butter, some applesauce, a pinch of cinnamon and a few other simple ingredients for ...
Kick Stubborn Fat to the Curb

Kick Stubborn Fat to the Curb

Jiggly arms. Pudgy belly. Saggy bottom. For many women, these “problem areas” cause a lot of frustration. I’m often asked what can be done to tone up and get rid of stubborn fat once and for all. ...