Category Archives: Thanksgiving

Tips and ideas for celebrating Thanksgiving

5 Ways to Make this Holiday Different

I don’t know about you, but it seems like for me the holiday season has always been about one thing…The FOOD! Now, don’t bet me wrong. I know the real reason for the season, but as far as celebrating goes, most of our traditions revolve around food. And I don’t mean the healthy ones. So as I begin to plan for the upcoming holiday season, I’m determined to make this year different.

I don’t want to sacrifice all of those things that I enjoy, including the flavors and scents of the holiday season. But I want to be able to enjoy and find a little more balance with everything. So here are the 5 ways I’ll be making this holiday different in an effort to stay on track!It's easy to make the holiday season all about the food, but there's no balance in that. Use these tips to make this holiday different and enjoy the season! Continue reading

A Healthy Way to Detox

I don’t know about you, but every once in a while I just need a little detox. Whether it’s after vacation, a big birthday weekend, or even a major holiday, sometimes I just need something to clean out my system and help me get back on track with my goals. In the past, detox typically meant starvation for me, but with my recent focus on nutrition and really caring for my body, I wanted a better way, a healthier way to detox. So, I gave the 3-Day Refresh a try, and it’s my new go-to when I need a little system reset.

We can all use a reset to our nutrition periodically. This detox will help you do that with a combo of shakes, a fiber supplement, and nutrient-dense foods.

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Stay on Track with Your Health and Fitness Goals Despite the Holidays

I get it…Fitting in workouts and staying on any type of healthy eating plan is impossible difficult during the holiday season. But, I’ve worked hard the last couple of months to get back into shape after carrying a little one for 9 months, and I’m not willing to sacrifice that hard work. And, I’m sure you can relate. So, is it possible to stay on track with health and fitness goals during the holidays? You bet it is, but it’ll take some work. While I’ve not done the best at sticking to my goals during the holiday season in the past, I am committed this year, and have a few tips to help me stay that way. If you want to stay on track and achieve your goals despite the holidays, here are a few tips to help. And, don’t worry, you don’t have to deprive yourself, and you’ll still be able to enjoy the season.

Tips to Reach Your Health and Fitness Goals during the Holiday SeasonSticking to health and fitness goals is tough, especially during the holidays. Don't let that get you down. Use these tips reach your goals whatever season!

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5 Tips for Making the Most of Your Holidays

With the busyness that is the holiday season, it can be easy to get caught up in all the chaos and completely lose yourself in the holidays (and not in a good way). I’ve struggled with getting too busy and not enjoying the season as much as I could have in the past, and I know I am particularly susceptible to that this year with it being Baby’s First Christmas at our house…So, I am setting my intention now in an effort to help me make the most of the holidays without going too overboard, and I plan to do so with a few simple hints. Want to make the most of your holiday season, too? Check out these ideas and let me know a few of your own! Here’s to making our holidays merry and bright (and just a little bit simpler)!It's easy to get caught up in the busyness of the holidays. Avoid the overwhelm and make the most of your holidays with these simple tips!

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5 Thanksgiving Day Activities to Keep the Kids Occupied

It can be tough to keep little hands and little bodies occupied on Thanksgiving Day as all of the last minute dinner preparations are being made. Instead of letting he troops get into their own mischief, why not have a few preplanned activities on hand to keep them occupied and add to the day’s festivities? I’ve found a few fun ideas that I love and just may use to help out the little ones at our family’s Thanksgiving this year. Check out these fun Thanksgiving Day activities to keep the kids occupied.It can be tough to keep little hands and little bodies occupied on Thanksgiving Day. Use these activities to add to the festivities and keep everyone busy.

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