Feeling Stressed Lately?

I have been talking a lot about stress lately. My “Keep Calm and Carry On” seminar has been pretty popular and I enjoy being in front of people sharing strategies to deal with stress. I also have had my fair share of stress (should I actually expose my vulnerability and admit it was actually a

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What do you mean a “health coach”?

Have you ever noticed the difference a personal trainer makes when you train for a specific goal? Say, you want to participate in a half marathon or learn how to lift weights correctly or build body mass, you may realize you are not the expert, so you will hire one. When you employ a trainer,

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What if you don’t like water?

You already know that hydration is very important for your well-being. You probably heard about the recommended 8 glasses of water or half your body weight converted in ounces as a daily goal. But what if you don’t like water? Some of my clients tell me that they do not like the taste of plain

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Justin’s Transformational Journey

My client Justin shares his weight loss transformational journey. He really struggled with his weight. When he reached over 200 lbs he knew it was “time for a change”. His goal was to be under 170 lbs which was his weight in college. He was “tired of being tired” and having no energy for his

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Cha Cha Cha Kombucha!

I had heard about this tasty and trendy beverage for a while and I finally decided to give it a try. I first tried the samples at the New Pioneer Co-op in town (Kombucha on tap) and realized I liked the fizzy drink, while I was also surprised the taste can vary quite a bit

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Europe’s Newest American Destination

If you missed my info meeting last week about the Discover the Beauty of Romania – Wellness and History Retreat, no worries, here is a summary of the trip highlights: Royal Peles Castle, the summer residence of the Romanian kings and filming location for “A Christmas Prince” movie Count Dracula’s Castle in Bran 12th Century

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Stuffed Turkey – OK, Stuffed You – Not OK

As we approach the big Thanksgiving feast, we probably think about family get togethers, favorite dishes, maybe football and some piece of that delicious turkey (stuffed or not). Most likely we will find ourselves tempted to try all kinds of dishes and having a hard time saying no to second servings of pies and cakes.

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Gnarly Barley

Did you know that barley is an excellent source of molybdenum, manganese, selenium and magnesium and helps lower cholesterol and control blood sugar? Why “Gnarly Barley”? Because my kid decided it sounds funny! Here is a delicious recipe that I presented at the National Czech and Slovak Museum. Be aware: your kitchen will smell really good,

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