Nighttime Nutrition: 5 Foods to Avoid Before Bedtime

Have you ever found yourself running on fumes, unable to get a full night’s sleep? It may be one restless night or several, but we all know that dragging sensation we feel throughout the day because we just aren’t getting enough sleep. There may be something that isn’t allowing us to get enough sleep and we just can’t put our …

Orange Berry Ombre Smoothie

Orange Berry Ombre Smoothie   Print Prep time 20 mins Total time 20 mins   Author: Abby Ingredients 1 ½ bananas 6 small strawberries ¾ cup unsweetened almond milk ¾ orange ½ cup blueberries 24 ice cubes (or to desired thickness) Instructions In a blender, combine 1 banana, the strawberries, blueberries, ½ cup unsweetened almond milk, and 16 ice cubes. …

Healthy Fats: Why You Need It to Lose It

Avocados, cashews, olive oil… you undoubtedly have a handful of foods in your pantry that contain healthy, or monounsaturated, fats. And guess what? You NEED these fats in your diet. But, you work so hard at burning fat, why would you ever want to put it back in your body? Simple. Your body needs it to work at it’s highest …