Tag Archives: blood sugar

How to Beat Those Cravings Once And For All

  Sugar is not your friend. Sorry to say it, but there it is.  I know, I know, it’s yummy and how bad can it really be? I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but to convince yourself … Continue reading

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Step by Step Smoothies – Making Yours Healthy AND Delicious

  I’m sorry, I disappeared again! I do love blogging and sharing my journey but I suppose we all have certain good habits we try struggle to maintain. Obviously, this is one of mine. The beginning of the new year … Continue reading

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5 Carbs I Can’t Live Without

More carbs! Yup, you heard it here. This summer I am all about increasing the amount of carbs I eat and no, I haven’t gained any weight. Truth is, I’m feeling pretty darn good! I’m less than 5 weeks away … Continue reading

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4 quick and easy and energizing snacks

  Mid-afternoon munchies? Yup, me too, on most days. But hold on there before you reach for that big bag of M&M’s. I know it’s calling your name but before you dip in, take a moment to ask yourself if … Continue reading

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Blueberry Maple Breakfast Quinoa

  I am one lucky girl. Two weeks ago I started training for my next marathon. This will be my first marathon since Chicago in October 2009. I am pumped! But how does that make me so lucky? Because when … Continue reading

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