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Nutrition
A 3 Day Plant-Based Cleanse to Revitalize

A 3 Day Plant-Based Cleanse to Revitalize

Detox or cleansing has become a cringey fad these days, with its roots in juice fasts, quick weight loss, and deprivation. And even though we are equipped with our own internal washing machine, supporting our detox processes is absolutely crucial in modern times when...

My Favorites: Mostly Paleo Trader Joe’s

My Favorites: Mostly Paleo Trader Joe’s

Trader Joe's is just a gem, amirite? Inexpensive, delicious, and healthy finds; plenty of reasonably priced organics; helpful, cheery staff; a great selection of candles and flowers; treats for your pets; CHOCOLATE! Many of their regular grocery items, like my coveted...

How to Prevent Illness This Winter

How to Prevent Illness This Winter

As the weather turns colder and we move inside in closer quarters, risk for airborne transmission of germs increases, and public health officials warn us about flu season. Winter 2020 will look different as we continue to battle COVID in conjunction with flu season....

Could a Low Fiber Diet Help Your Digestive Problems?

Could a Low Fiber Diet Help Your Digestive Problems?

Conventional dietary guidelines tell us to eat more fiber for optimal health. 25 grams is the standard, but holistic health practitioners and nutritionists recommend you double that and aim for 50 grams. For scale, 1 cup of beans averages about 15-20 grams; 1 cup of...

Natural Solutions for Irritable Bowel Disease (IBD)

Natural Solutions for Irritable Bowel Disease (IBD)

"Jolene" (not her real name) came to see me a month after being diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis, a type of irritable bowel disease (IBD). She reported "totally irregular stools" that would range between diarrhea and hard pellets, and she had  mucous in her stool,...

What Should I Eat? The 7 Foods I Recommend to (Almost) Everyone

What Should I Eat? The 7 Foods I Recommend to (Almost) Everyone

Figuring out what to eat these days is downright confusing. (that's a main reason why I have a job). Paleo, keto, gluten free, carnivore, vegan, vegetarian, how on earth do we figure out what's best with all the conflicting information out there? Let me make it easy...

Digestion

How to Recover Your Gut Bacteria after Antibiotics

How to Recover Your Gut Bacteria after Antibiotics

Antibiotics are unquestionably one of the most important medical advances known to man. Suddenly we had the ability to cure common yet potentially life-threatening infections and prevent the spread of communicable bacterial illness. But even one course of antibiotics...

How to Treat Intestinal Methanogen Overgrowth (IMO)

How to Treat Intestinal Methanogen Overgrowth (IMO)

If you are struggling with constipation and look 6 months pregnant with belly bloat by the end of the day, you could have intestinal methanogen overgrowth (IMO). IMO was previously known as methane dominant SIBO (small intestine bacterial overgrowth), but the more we...

How to Calm a Gut Flare Up (Gut Healing Soup Recipe Included)

How to Calm a Gut Flare Up (Gut Healing Soup Recipe Included)

Healing isn’t linear. If you have IBS or IBD, and you are working to restore and heal your gut, setbacks are part of the process. Just when you thought everything was going swimmingly, bam! You get hit with a flareup of diarrhea, bloating, gut pain, bleeding,...

Why Bile is Crucial for Digestion & Detox

Why Bile is Crucial for Digestion & Detox

When you think of bile, you probably think of the yellow stuff you puke up when you're violently vomiting. But bile and healthy bile flow is really an unsung hero of overall health, proper digestion, regular poops, and even clear skin. Its impacts stretch far beyond...

Seven Common Digestion Myths

Seven Common Digestion Myths

As a digestive health specialist, my job is to educate you about why and how to take care of your gut so you'll be healthier. After all, robust digestion is the cornerstone of health, and a healthy gut allows you to absorb all the wonderful nutrients from the...

Could a Low Fiber Diet Help Your Digestive Problems?

Could a Low Fiber Diet Help Your Digestive Problems?

Conventional dietary guidelines tell us to eat more fiber for optimal health. 25 grams is the standard, but holistic health practitioners and nutritionists recommend you double that and aim for 50 grams. For scale, 1 cup of beans averages about 15-20 grams; 1 cup of...

Wellness
Houseplant Care Tips You Won’t Find Elsewhere

Houseplant Care Tips You Won’t Find Elsewhere

Whether you are a newbie houseplant parent, or you have already cultivated a lush indoor jungle, you've probably at one point or another googled to get some information or answers to questions about how to best support your houseplants. You'll probably find a lot of...

How to Overcome Emotional Burnout

How to Overcome Emotional Burnout

Here we are a year into a pandemic. I've heard from many of y'all out there that you're not feeling quite right. Something's amiss, but you can't quite put your finger on it. You feel apathetic, fatigued, irritable, unmotivated, unable to sleep, angry even. Nothing is...

A 3 Day Plant-Based Cleanse to Revitalize

A 3 Day Plant-Based Cleanse to Revitalize

Detox or cleansing has become a cringey fad these days, with its roots in juice fasts, quick weight loss, and deprivation. And even though we are equipped with our own internal washing machine, supporting our detox processes is absolutely crucial in modern times when...

Hazards Of Blue Light And How To Protect Yourself

Hazards Of Blue Light And How To Protect Yourself

More than ever before we're exposed to potentially harmful blue light via the numerous devices we stare at for hours each day. Blue light is emitted from devices we use daily and can adversely affect eyesight and even raise cortisol levels at night which can prevent...

How to Prevent Illness This Winter

How to Prevent Illness This Winter

As the weather turns colder and we move inside in closer quarters, risk for airborne transmission of germs increases, and public health officials warn us about flu season. Winter 2020 will look different as we continue to battle COVID in conjunction with flu season....

Thyroid Medications: What You Need to Know

Thyroid Medications: What You Need to Know

If you have hypothyroidism or have had your thyroid removed, you will need thyroid hormone replacement medication to maintain healthy levels of thyroid hormone. In most cases (but not all!) you will need to take this medication for the rest of your life. There are...

Women’s Health
Top Three Supplements for Perimenopause

Top Three Supplements for Perimenopause

Perimenopause, literally "around menopause," is the transitional period leading up to menopause as hormone shifts begin. It is a time of hormonal decline as the body prepares to stop ovulating and shift into menopause, the end of a woman's reproductive years. During...

Covid Vaccine & Menstrual Irregularities

Covid Vaccine & Menstrual Irregularities

As of press time, June 2021, nearly 500 million people or about 6% in the world are fully vaccinated against SARS-CoV-2, Covid-19. Nearly 50% of the US population has received one dose. or more. San Francisco is the first city to achieve herd immunity at 80% of the...

Thyroid Medications: What You Need to Know

Thyroid Medications: What You Need to Know

If you have hypothyroidism or have had your thyroid removed, you will need thyroid hormone replacement medication to maintain healthy levels of thyroid hormone. In most cases (but not all!) you will need to take this medication for the rest of your life. There are...

How to Get A Bikini Body FAST

How to Get A Bikini Body FAST

The title of this post makes me cringe. You probably encounter these types of headlines multiple times a day on social media and around the internet. How to get a bikini body headlines are designed to get you excited about spending money to change your appearance so...

Candida Overgrowth: A Complete Starter’s Guide

Candida Overgrowth: A Complete Starter’s Guide

If you've landed here looking for advice on candida, you've likely done a lot of research and uncovered a lot of conflicting info. Most, if not all, people who email me for help with candida overgrowth are deeply confused from googling and navigating information about...

10 Tips to Brighten Dull Skin

10 Tips to Brighten Dull Skin

Dull skin is a common skincare issue. Typically it means that skin lacks radiance and glow and may look ashy, uneven in tone, or patchy. Dull skin may become more noticeable with age as collagen production (which keeps skin plump and youthful) declines. Or it can...

Holistic Dog Care
Pumpkin Peanut Butter Homemade Dog Treats (Gluten Free)

Pumpkin Peanut Butter Homemade Dog Treats (Gluten Free)

Looking for healthy, homemade dog treats that contain good-for-your-dog ingredients? I've got you with these pumpkin peanut butter treats. A fun, gluten free baking activity for you, your kids, and especially your dogs. We are currently sheltering in the time of...

Relieve Your Dog’s Itchy Skin Naturally

Relieve Your Dog’s Itchy Skin Naturally

Itchy skin and hot spots on dogs are among the top reasons for vet visits. Typically, oral anti-histamines or steroids are the conventional treatment for skin issues, and while they may provide temporary relief, these drugs don't address the causes of the problems and...

How to Alleviate Your Dog’s Diarrhea in 24 Hours

How to Alleviate Your Dog’s Diarrhea in 24 Hours

If you're a dog owner, you've no doubt dealt with a bout of doggie diarrhea at one point or another. Vets usually recommend a bland diet--boiled chicken and rice--but this may not be the best solution for all pets. A quick internet search will probably yield you a...

Homemade Dog Food: How to Feed a Natural Diet

Homemade Dog Food: How to Feed a Natural Diet

Dogs have unique nutritional needs just like humans. And kibble dog food is highly processed and often filled with by-products that aren't ideal for your dog or even part of his ancestral diet. It's easy and fun to cook homemade dog food for your dog! But if you do...

Recipes
How to Calm a Gut Flare Up (Gut Healing Soup Recipe Included)

How to Calm a Gut Flare Up (Gut Healing Soup Recipe Included)

Healing isn’t linear. If you have IBS or IBD, and you are working to restore and heal your gut, setbacks are part of the process. Just when you thought everything was going swimmingly, bam! You get hit with a flareup of diarrhea, bloating, gut pain, bleeding,...

Salmon with Green Herb Sauce (Keto, Paleo, Whole 30)

Salmon with Green Herb Sauce (Keto, Paleo, Whole 30)

➡️ ⬅️ Need a healthy, easy, and anti-inflammatory dinner idea packed with antioxidants and fresh herbs? Salmon with green herb sauce is your go-to. It's a great way to use up fresh herbs you may have lying around. Cook the salmon in whatever method...

Weeknight Sheet Pan Chicken with Veggies (Keto Option)

Weeknight Sheet Pan Chicken with Veggies (Keto Option)

Looking for a fast, delicious, easy, and super healthy dinner? Welcome to sheet pan dinners. One pan/pot meals are a weeknight favorite for me because these recipes involve less clean-up and more consolidated cooking. You chuck everything on a...

How to Make The Best Gluten Free Fruit Crisp

How to Make The Best Gluten Free Fruit Crisp

➡️ ⬅️ If you're like me, you decide you want to make something and you search recipes for hours until you find *just* the right one. If you're looking for the perfect gluten free fruit crisp recipe, STOP RIGHT HERE. This is it. I promise you. This...

Roasted Cabbage Wedges (Paleo, Keto, Whole 30)

Roasted Cabbage Wedges (Paleo, Keto, Whole 30)

➡️ ⬅️ Looking for a delicious and easy side dish? Try these roasted cabbage wedges! Purple roasted cabbage is a beautiful side dish and is the most delicious way to reap cabbage's wonderful health benefits. I like purple cabbage better than green...

Spinach Bacon Gruyere Keto Frittata + Tutorial

Spinach Bacon Gruyere Keto Frittata + Tutorial

➡️ ⬅️ You need to feed a crowd. Perhaps it's a holiday breakfast. A brunch party. A baby shower. Or Sunday morning and you want to clean out the fridge and batch cook for the upcoming week. Frittata is your friend. The frittata looks complicated and...

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