Are You Unintentionally Keeping Yourself in a Start-and-Stop Cycle?

Do you feel like you’re currently in a start-and-stop cycle or have that roller coaster feeling when it comes to your eating habits? There are a few behaviors that are so common and keep you in a start-and-stop cycle. But first, let’s define what this start-and-stop cycle really is. What is The Start-and-Stop Cycle? When […]

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How to Prioritize Eating Healthy When You’re Short on Time

We hear so often from the NS community that they aren’t as consistent with their healthy eating is because they don’t have the time or energy. But here’s the thing — there will never be a magical, perfect time where you have no other obligations, no stress, and plenty of free time to dedicate to […]

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How to Make an Easy Fruit Compote

If you’ve never made fruit compote before, you’re in for a treat! Fruit compote is an easy way to change up how you make use of frozen fruit by serving it warm like a sauce, perfect for enjoying fruit in the cooler months. Whether you freeze some of your favorite seasonal produce to enjoy in […]

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Why Mindful Eating Is The Key To Overcome Stress Eating

Whether you’re in a particularly stressful period of your life or you’re experiencing chronic, daily stress, it’s common to turn to stress eating (or in some cases undereating when stressed) for comfort. That’s completely okay and normal to do! We are human and we’ve all experienced that before. We consume food for many reasons, not […]

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9 Cooking Tips for Preparing Plant-Based Meals

Whether you’re just getting started with eating more plant-based foods or you’ve been practicing it for years, there are a few nuances to plant-based cooking, so these simple cooking tips can help make your meals tastier and easier to prepare. Since so much of our nutrition philosophy is around eating more plant-based, whole foods, and […]

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Stewed Apples with Warming Spices

A simple recipe to make stewed apples without added sugar and with warming spices. Growing up in a Midwest family, we went all-out for Sunday morning breakfast. It always included my dad’s stewed apples, pancakes, bacon, scrambled eggs with cheese, and muffins. Now I’m bringing back those stewed apples NS style! I promise this is […]

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How to Eat More Vegetables and Greens Throughout Your Day

We all can agree that eating enough vegetables, and in particular, greens, are beneficial for our health.  But, it can be challenging to figure out ways to get more greens into your day. I’ve found that many times when people think of eating greens they think of salads or cooked veggies.  While those are two […]

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7 Root Causes of Eczema + How to Start Healing Your Skin from Within

Struggling with eczema? Dry, irritated, inflamed patches of skin that don’t seem to go away no matter how much lotion you apply? I know how incredibly painful and frustrating it can be. I had bouts of eczema myself at the beginning of my health journey. But the good news: eczema doesn’t need to be a […]

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