‘Tis the season, where temptations for sugar-filled treats are EVERYWHERE! Here are 7 super useful tips to survive your holiday cravings!
Adapted from simplegreensmoothies.com 1) Blend in stages to avoid leafy chunks. [I personally think this one is the most important!] Chewing your green smoothie is no fun! To get a “smooth” green smoothie experience, blend up your leafy greens and liquid-base first. Then add your remaining fruits and blend again. 2) Follow the 60/40 formula. When... Continue Reading →
Members and Guests are invited to join us at the upcoming "Love Your Liver Detox" beginning February 13 at AVAC®. A 14-day detox including a 'pre-cleanse' week to slowly wean off forbidden foods. An ideal way take charge of your health in 2017! via - Laura Hsu, AVAC® Nutritionist Happy New Year! With the holidays behind us, and... Continue Reading →
Last night, as I was making my son his traditional grilled cheese on wheat, I realized that it had been quite some time since I'd made myself something ooey and gooey! But instead of succumbing to the basic grilled cheese (as yummy as it...) I decided to step things up and add some fruit to the... Continue Reading →
via - DamnDelicious Skip Chipotle and try these burrito bowls right at home. It’s easier, healthier and 10000x tastier! TASTY BURRITO BOWLS YIELD: 6 SERVINGS PREP TIME: 10 MINUTES COOK TIME: 15 MINUTES TOTAL TIME: 25 MINUTES INGREDIENTS: 1 cup uncooked rice 1 cup salsa, homemade or store-bought 3 cups chopped Romaine lettuce 1 (15.25-ounce) can... Continue Reading →
There's more to life than drinking smoothies after every run. Here are 10 great options to help you rebuild after tough workouts. via - outsideonline.com What you eat after a long, hard run has a big impact on how well you recover and how hard you can run the next day. “Eating well after endurance exercise... Continue Reading →
via - Fitness Magazine Steamed vegetables, while healthy, can get boring real quick. Roasting them adds tons of flavor without drenching them in a calorie-laden sauce. New York City chef (and vegetable connoisseur) Daphne Cheng shares her tips and tricks to help you make the perfect roasted vegetables. Select Your Veggies According to Chef Daphne... Continue Reading →