Unusual Snacks for Weight Loss

Are you bored of hummus and carrots? Yeah, us too. Healthy snacking is tough when your cravings hit, but it’s possible to get creative with your taste buds and keep trim. The key is to give your tastebuds a trip while keeping the calories in check. Add a healthy dose of protein to the mix, […]

Summer Nutrition & Type 3 Diabetes

Learn summer nutrition tips, the benefits of eating pineapple, why juicing is overrated, and what exactly IS Type 3 Diabetes (hint: it involves your brain health) in my latest interview for iHeartRadio. I speak with Fearless Fabulous You Host, Melanie Young on these topics and more to help you make informed choices about the foods […]

The Benefits of Pineapple

Pineapple is the summer gift that keeps on giving. Pineapple packs goodies for your metabolism that can temper appetite, encourage fat burning and calm down inflammation. Not to mention it can eliminate acne while the skins can strengthen (and thicken) hair and nails – even aid with digestion. Try making tea or juice from the […]

Shocking Things You Never Knew About Grocery Store Produce

The rainbow of colors will seem a little less dazzling when you read these surprising facts. If you want the freshest fruits and veggies—that is, the ones that were set out for customers most recently—you may have to do a bit of work. Newer expiration dates are placed in the back of shelves, so if […]

Typically Meat-Heavy Keto Diet Is Going Vegetarian

By now, you’ve probably heart of the ketogenic, or “keto,” diet. It’s a very restrictive regimen of low carb, high fat foods with some similarities to the Atkin’s diet. But what if you don’t eat meat? Now, a plant-based keto is catching on. That’s right, keto is going vegetarian. Typically, when we think of the […]

Decoding Food Labels

While you may think you’re making some healthy choices at the supermarket by picking products that say “all natural” or “lightly sweetened,” such claims can be misleading. One thing is for sure: Consumers seem confused when it comes to food labels. Marketers are very, very clever. What they do is catch trends… and they know […]

What You Need To Know About Doing Yoga To Lose Weight

Practicing yoga can be a wonderful way to relax and recharge, but it can also be a great way to lose weight. I was interviewed for Women’s Health Magazine about how to drop extra weight while doing yoga and why nutrition is a key component. You can read the full interview here. Eat healthy! Be […]

Recharge Your Body for Spring

Winter’s almost over and it’s time to look forward to warmer weather. Before we hop into spring, your body may be in need of a recharge. What can we do for our diet? “You need to clean out your winter sludge,” said nutritionist and chef Nicolette Pace. “This is the very best time to get […]

Get a Head Start on Travel Planning

Getting ready for a vacation is super exciting – but often also rather overwhelming. Take the stress out of your vacation planning by reading some advice I gave to Weight Watchers here, when I was interviewed on the topic. It’s never too early to start researching and preparing for a trip and doing things in […]

Winter Recipes To Help With Your ‘Holiday Detox’

January is the perfect time to reset after the indulgent holidays with my holiday detox hot smoothie. This recipe will keep you warm and healthy and on track with any of your cleansing goals in the New Year. Watch the full episode on CBS New York for my myth busting nutrition tips and find the […]