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Kabocha Extract: The Best Kept Secret in Keto-Sweeteners? blog desserts tips Jan 09, 2020

It’s incredible how many options are out there when it comes to sugar substitutes. While it’s not hard to find one that’s keto-friendly, it can be pretty difficult to find one that you actually enjoy.

Whether it’s an unpleasant aftertaste, a weird cooling-effect, or...

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Sweeteners: Friend or Foe? blog desserts keto basics tips Dec 26, 2019

Before we dive into my opinion on sweeteners or sugar replacements, I just want to clear something up that has really irked me over the years.

When someone says: "I don’t like to use sugar replacements because they’re so unnatural, I’d rather just stick with real sugar."

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8 Tips To Prevent Holiday Weight Gain blog fat loss lifestyle tips Nov 21, 2019

The holiday season is the hardest time of year to stay on track with our goals. Daily routines are put on hold, stress is usually a bit heightened, food temptations are everywhere, the list goes on...

What I’ve realized over the years is that if we try to be too restrictive during...

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Meal Prep: Ground Pork and Cabbage meal prep recipes tips Nov 03, 2019

Are you tired of scrambling at the last minute to make a nutritious low carb and high protein meal? Look no further as this quick and easy meal prep can be prepared in a snap! It's super simple to throw together and makes for a terrific addition to your weekly meal prep!

Prep Time:
5 mins
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This simple tweak to your day can make a HUGE difference! blog fat loss lifestyle tips Oct 03, 2019

Let’s talk about NEAT!

NEAT stands for Non-Exercise Activity Thermogenesis.

It sounds complicated but it’s really not.

Basically, NEAT refers to the calories burned during activities that are not considered formal exercise (i.e., cleaning the house, walking the dog, taking the stairs,...

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3 Tips For Staying On Track When Ordering Brunch blog fat loss lifestyle tips Sep 07, 2019

Brunch is probably one of my favorite weekend activities for several reasons. Mainly because it involves food (duh ) but also because it’s nice to try new places around San Diego since there are sooo many and also when I’m traveling to different cities. Another reason is that I tend...

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Protein Is QUEEN! blog keto for women tips Aug 27, 2019

In the last post, I mentioned the importance of resistance training for changing your body composition.

If your ultimate goal is weight loss, I challenge you to think more about what that actually means.

Do you really just want to lose weight? Or do you want to lose body fat, look great in...

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Meal Prep Made Simple! blog fat loss lifestyle meal prep tips Aug 01, 2019

Meal Prep doesn’t have to be a pain in the butt!

Once you establish a routine that takes the guesswork out of it, everything becomes SO much easier.

Here’s how I personally meal prep every week

Step 1: Take Inventory

Go through your fridge, freezer, and pantry and make a list of what...

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Building Your Meals For: Simple Satisfaction blog fat loss lifestyle tips Jul 29, 2019

Simplicity = Long Term Satisfaction

When you ‘train’ your body and mind to crave simple (and nutritious) meals...you will always feel satisfied! And when you learn to prepare your food in a way that supports your goals, life just becomes so much easier

The more elaborate and...

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Dining Out Tip 🍽 🥗 🍱 blog fat loss lifestyle tips Jul 19, 2019

When ordering a dish that has several toppings, sauces, add-ins, etc. (i.e., salad )...always ask for the following on the side:

  1. Dressing/Sauce —> It’s hard to know exactly what dressings and sauces are made of when eating at restaurants AND it’s even harder to know how...
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Meal Prep While Traveling blog fat loss lifestyle meal prep tips May 10, 2019

I just got back from my trip to PaleoFx in Austin, Texas. The conference was awesome and I had a blast helping out at the Heads Up Health booth and catching up with some old friends

 

I got a few questions via direct message on Instagram about some of the meals I was...

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My Top 5 Tips for Sticking To Your Goals When Traveling blog fat loss lifestyle tips May 10, 2019

I just returned from my trip to Lake Tahoe. I spent 5 days with old college friends catching up, exploring the town, eating delicious food, playing in the snow, and experiencing the game of Roulette for the first time.

No, unfortunately, I didn’t win the jackpot...Yes, I lost all the money...

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