Category Archives: wellness

Holiday Satisfaction

This November marks 34 years of being on this journey of “wellness.” It is when I shifted from weight loss, dieting and restricting, to just finding the way to “feel better.” The MAIN way I did this was finding foods … Continue reading

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I Am So Thankful I Stopped Dieting and You Will Be Too!

I am so thankful I stopped dieting and you will be too! For years and years, I dieted and restricted.  I twisted myself into a pretzel to eat under 1200 calories and be “good.”  The years went by, I got … Continue reading

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FREE OFFER!

Have you been thinking about scheduling a consult with me? If you do, 4 oz. of Yerba Mate from Love From Argentina will be shipped to your door when you schedule and pay for a Skype, phone or facetime consult during … Continue reading

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Frozen Blueberry Treat

It’s the start of the holiday season, right?  Most mark this from the beginning of Halloween until the day after new years!  A lot of people I know just eat right through the holiday season, and I was one of … Continue reading

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The Best Ways to Turbo Charge Your Food Plan!

1. Accept small steps as huge accomplishments. Every choice and behavior you make either build up resistance or erodes it. 2. Recognize that you will have to spend some time in the kitchen. 3. Accept mistakes. 4. Reduce refined foods … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal with Gluten?

If you thought you could avoid thinking about gluten, think again.  What some might think is a fad is sadly a reality for more and more people.  Some think that the “no-gluten” thing is a fad, but sadly, it isn’t. … Continue reading

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Why Is Quality Time Important?

Since I arrived back in Baltimore, I hit the ground running with my Yerba Mate business. I had to catch up in my private practice as well as NAVA.  My family (furry babies and all) have been grossly in need … Continue reading

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