Tag Archives: Fat

A Healthy Gut is Essential to a Healthy Weight

Okay, I’m about to throw you a curve ball.  Ready?  It’s possible that the reason you are having such a hard time losing weight is because the bacteria living inside your gut are out of balance. Until recently, it was … Continue reading

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Who says you can’t lose weight quickly and painlessly? Read on …

January is just about over. Are you still committed to your weight loss diet? I’ve had many weight conversations with clients who got off track during the holidays; they ate more, exercised less, and gained weight. Now they want to … Continue reading

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Stress blocks weight loss. Get these stress-busting tips…

How many times during the day do you hear that little voice in your head saying something like this? I need to hurry up or I’m going to be late! Dang. I’M LATE AGAIN. My desk (room, car, kitchen…) is … Continue reading

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This weight loss approach really works. Must try…

How many diets have you tried over the years? How many New Year’s resolutions have you made to go on a weight loss diet? Maybe they got you the results you wanted, but how long did they last? If you … Continue reading

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Fat is not a feeling

I will never forget what one of my favorite nutritionist mentors once told me. She said, “Fat is not a feeling.” I hadn’t thought about that before, and now I share it with my clients often. People are not fat. … Continue reading

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How I barely escaped my family legacy of obesity

Without a doubt, the cards were stacked against me growing up. My mother and grandmother were morbidly obese, other relatives were overweight, and our eating environment was not what I would call healthy. Meals mostly revolved around white bread with … Continue reading

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Tips to stop stress eating (+ stress busting foods!)

Stress is one of the most common causes of overeating and weight gain. Can you relate? Your day gets busy, life feels overwhelming, and you find yourself (without much thought) inhaling a sugary fatty “treat” because you think it’s going … Continue reading

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What Sugar and Fat Have in Common – and why you should care

Holiday indulgences can result in more than gaining a few extra pounds. Fatty sweet cookies, pies, and candy as well as excess calories and alcohol can lead to a spike in your triglycerides. Why should this concern you? It may … Continue reading

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Eating Healthy (and on budget) While Traveling for Business

Traveling for business can be challenging with extended hours on a plane or in a car, hectic agendas and long meetings with colleagues. You barely have time to sleep let alone think about how you will find healthy food. However, … Continue reading

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Get Cooking and Start Losing!

If you are trying to lose some weight, I’ve got some really exciting news for you. A recent study published in Public Health Nutrition Journal suggests that people who cook at home most of the time consume generally healthier meals … Continue reading

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