Tag Archives: holidays

4 Tips for Taming Stress

4 Tips for Taming Stress

You may have circled a couple of red-letter days on your calendar–days you know are going to be stressful. Maybe you’ve got a deadline approaching at work, a dental appointment or a wedding to attend. During these times, at least we’ ...
5 Ways to Sneak in Exercise During the Holidays

5 Ways to Sneak in Exercise During the Holidays

Ready, set”¦ find the perfect gift for your sister, mail cards to 30 relatives, frost cookies for the school bake sale, hang three jumbo-sized storage tubs-worth of decorations, make spinach dip for the neighborhood potluck party. Tired yet? Th ...
Holiday Meals With Kids: A Survival Guide

Holiday Meals With Kids: A Survival Guide

In an ideal world, Thanksgiving or Christmas dinner would be a warm, festive experience, where everyone remains sober, no one brings up old family feuds, and children sit with their napkins in their laps and chew with their mouths closed. I wish this ...
6 Smart Tips to Stay Fit This Holiday Season

6 Smart Tips to Stay Fit This Holiday Season

With Thanksgiving in a few weeks, we’re getting into the full swing of the holiday season. You may already have party invitations in the mail and travel plans on the calendar. Do you feel a bit worried about getting it all done while managing t ...
Vegan “Bird’s Nest” Carrot Muffins

Vegan “Bird’s Nest” Carrot Muffins

Spring is in the air! What better way to celebrate the start of the season than to surprise your family with a fun, healthy treat? These moist and spicy carrot muffins are studded with plump raisins (or dried cranberries””your choice!) then top ...
How to Have a Healthier Easter

How to Have a Healthier Easter

I’m going to be perfectly honest here, I LOVE SPRING. The sun is out earlier and longer, the weather warms up and my favorite plum trees out in front of my house blossom with incredible pink flowers that brighten every morning. My family celebr ...