A Cup of Tea a Day Helps Keep the Dementia Away?

    A Chinese legend dating back to 2737 B.C. says that leaves from an overhanging Camellia sinensis plant fell into Emperor Shennong’s cup of boiling water and so begins the story of drinking tea.(1) According to the Tea Association of the U.S.A....

New Mom Self Care Primer

    Self care includes any intentional actions you take to care for your physical, mental and emotional health. This includes things like sleeping, eating- even bathing. It also includes exercise.  For many, these are easily balanced throughout the day but...

Go Green for St. Patty’s Day!

Have a Healthy St. Patty’s day! This month, we wanted to celebrate St. Patrick’s day by giving our clients a few ways to incorporate healthy eating into this month’s festivities. Also be on the lookout for recipes this month featuring healthy versions of St. Patty’s...

Fitness Trends of 2017

    Every year brings new fitness trends. You may remember ones like the Shake Weight, Bowflex and Tae Bo.  The American College of Sports Medicine releases an annual list of trends, and we have 2017 right here for you.   Wearable Technology: Fitness...

Maple Peanut Butter Granola Bars

    I’ve adapted this recipe from one my neighbor gave me out of a vegan/gluten free cookbook by Angela Lidden. If you use gluten-free oats, then the whole thing is gluten free!! For that matter, it is also dairy-free. Great for a breakfast on the go with a...

January is Blood Donor Month

    National Blood Donor Month has been observed in January since 1970 with the goal of increasing blood and platelet donations during winter – one of the most difficult times of year to collect enough blood products to meet patient needs. During the winter...