Wellness Wednesday #7: Farmers’ Markets!

Good Morning! I hope everyone is having a great week so far and having great weather! This week I wanted to talk about Farmers’ Markets. I live in a state that doesn’t provide vital temperatures for crops year round so when spring rolls around I am super excited for the flowers to bloom and Farmers’…

Freeing Friday #3

Happy Friday! My Freedom for today is Strawberries. I loveee strawberries and anything strawberry flavored. I tend to go a little overboard when strawberries are in season but they’re just an amazing snack packed with an abundance of nutrients as outlined here: https://www.eatright.org/food/vitamins-and-supplements/nutrient-rich-foods/the-season-for-strawberries https://www.healthline.com/nutrition/foods/strawberries#nutrition They’re also great for providing hydration during the hotter months as…

Motivational Monday: Look for the good in each daytime

Good morning! I hope everyone has had a great start to their week so far and I hope that this morning’s post will make it even better. Today I wanted to talk about seeking the good in each day. We all have our bad days and will have plenty of bad days in our lifetime…

Building A Healthy Meal

Hello! Today’s blog will be about building healthy meals. I saw this handout on choosemyplate.gov and thought that it was a great tool that everyone can use to make their meals a little healthier. The handout includes 10 helpful steps to successfully building a healthy meal. Link to Choosemyplate.gov handout. Tip #1: Make half your plate…

Eat Your Colors #2

Hello Again! This Wednesday brings two blogs! Happy Hump day! One of my lovely co workers made an amazing salsa that was perfect for this week’s theme so I really wanted to share it with all of you. It is a Cucumber salsa made with a variety of colors. It looks absolutely delicious and the…

Wellness Wednesday #1: Iron Enhancement

Hello All, I hope everyone is having a great start to their day (hump day!). I am jumping on the bandwagon and starting Wellness Wednesdays so each week I will post something health related. To start off the first one I will be talking about ways to enhance iron absorption within your diet. Many girls…