Hi Three to Five Tribe! With the official start of summer just around the corner, you may have noticed the weather warming up in your area. With higher temperatures, an increase in humidity and more rays of warming sunshine, you may be feeling thirsty, especially if you tend to sweat more. (Don’t worry, I do […]Read more "Sole Water"
Hi Three to Five Tribe! Maintaining balanced blood sugar is important to me, which is why I make it a point to enjoy meals that will not spike my blood sugar levels. One of my favorite meals that can help balance blood sugar is wild caught salmon with roasted Brussel sprouts and sweet potatoes. It’s absolutely […]Read more "Why You Should Reconsider Your Cooking Method"
Hi Three to Five Tribe! As some of you may remember, I gave up meat for Lent this year. I also completed one of my favorites – a Whole30. Although I practiced a Whole30 pescatarian and plant-based lifestyle up until Easter (with a proper Whole30 reintroduction protocol of course) I am still practicing a pescatarian lifestyle. […]Read more "I Went Pescatarian 50+ Days, Here’s What Happened"
Hi Three to Five Tribe! I have recently been getting some questions about probiotics, so I thought I would take some to explain the importance of probiotics. Here is everything you need to know about probiotics. Probiotics Probiotics are bacteria (good bacteria) that hep support optimal health, especially in the gut. Simply stated, probiotics are […]Read more "The Importance of Probiotics"
Hi Three to Five Tribe! Last Wednesday marked the start of the Lenten season and this year I am resorting to my fall back – I am doing a Whole30. If you have been following along on my health and wellness journey, you know I am no stranger to the Whole30 program. (Flashback to that one […]Read more "I Am Giving Up Meat for 50 Days, Here’s Why"
Hi Three to Five a Day Tribe! It’s no secret, I love roasted vegetables. Acorn squash, broccoli, Brussel sprouts, spaghetti squash, hey, I don’t discriminate. However, since I also think of my body like a science experiment, I have recently discovered after I eat roasted broccoli, my knees, especially my right knees, gets really red, are […]Read more "Salicylate Sensitivity"
Hi Three to Five Tribe! Remember the days when you could crack open a juice box and enjoy it without a care in the world? (Me too). Now as an adult, I am constantly looking at labels to meticulously review what ingredients are included. Unfortunately, most juices contain added sugar, so as I have left […]Read more "Garden of Flavor Cold-Pressed Juices"
Hi Three to Five Tribe! If you have been following my lovely little blog for a while now, you know I have a history of overdoing it on foods: cocoa nibbs, kimchi, nutritional yeast even Tootsie Rolls – you get the picture. For better or for worse, I have treated my body like a science experiment […]Read more "Why You Should Be Purchasing Ceylon Cinnamon"
Hi Three to Five Tribe! I’ve said it once and I will say it again, sleep is so incredibly important, not just for optimal health, but for your waistline as well. I recently had the honor and privilege of attending aSweatLife’s Sweat Working Summit in Chicago and although it was an amazing event, I did […]Read more "The Importance of Sleep"
Hi Three to Five Team! If you have been reading this blog then you know I primarily discuss natural food and recipes, however, every now and then I like to cover broader health and wellness topics. Today I want to talk about sleep. If you struggle to sleep at night or find yourself waking up […]Read more "The Chinese Body Clock"