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  • Stress Eating - No, We Don’t Mean Reaching For Those Cookies

    It’s been one of those days. Traffic was a nightmare. Your boss got on your case about something that was probably 100% out of your control. That coworker was spectacular in proving just how far your kindness and patience can stretch. So were your kids. We get it. At the end of days like that yo... View Post
  • The Elimination Diet: Everything You Need To Know

    Have you heard of the elimination diet? Maybe you heard a friend speak about it or read about it in a magazine. But before you shut it down as another fad diet that’s supposed to help you lose a ridiculous amount of weight in a groundbreaking amount of time, you should know that this is not a die... View Post
  • The Bountiful Benefits of Bone Broth

    So, you’ve heard the buzz about bone broth, but you’re not quite sure what it is, why it’s gaining popularity, or if it really lives up to the hype. It is literally boiled bones - what’s so special about that? Well, as it turns out, there is quite a bit that’s special about it. More importantly, ... View Post
  • 14 Tips to Transform Your Digestion

    If you’re reading this, it would be safe to assume that you have experienced occasional digestive interruptions - you’re not alone. We all have. Whether it’s in the form of bloating, gas, upset stomach, heartburn, abnormal bowel movements, even acid reflux, these occurrences are inevitable. Howev... View Post
  • The 6 Tastes & Their Impact on Digestion

    According to Ayurvedic medicine there are 6 tastes present in food. We taste each of the tastes in different places on our tongue (cool, huh?) and each of the tastes has a different action on our organs and digestive system. To maintain balance in our body with our digestion we want to be careful... View Post