Healthy Picnic Recipes in a Jar

Note: This is a guest post. I did not receive any compensation from the author's company in exchange for publishing this article.  It’s finally spring again! This beautiful season’s warmer temperatures and longer daylight bring bright thoughts of spending time outdoors — and what better way than with a picnic? It’s hard to think of … Continue reading Healthy Picnic Recipes in a Jar

Mind Your Monkeys

I have a mind that never shuts off. It’s like a 24/7 news station, giving me up-to-the-minute warnings, analysis, investigative reports, predictions, and reviews. This is great for brainstorming and multi-tasking. Not so great for relaxing and re-centering. It can become quite a jungle up there. I like to call my virtual wild kingdom of … Continue reading Mind Your Monkeys

Mocha Protein Shake

This is the perfect drink to have before or after a challenging workout. It's packed with protein, some carbs, other good-for-you-stuff (details below), and it tastes like an iced mocha coffee! Post-workout, get this into your system within 30-60 minutes after exercise to feed those hungry muscles. Sipping this shake before your workout helps fight … Continue reading Mocha Protein Shake

Green Dream Juice and Smoothie Recipe

These two recipes are smooth, mild, and cooling...perfect for easy drinking on a hot day. Recipe for Green Dream Juice makes approximately 40 ounces 2 large organic apples, cored and cut to fit in juicer - I recommend Golden Delicious or Fuji 2 large cucumbers, peeled 2 limes, peeled 1 inch fresh ginger - No … Continue reading Green Dream Juice and Smoothie Recipe