21 Day Detox : Week 3

And so the last week begins. The last week is certainly the most difficult. Make sure you are drinking plenty of water throughout the day. You may snack on raw fruits and veggies in between your smoothies. In the morning you will have the breakfast smoothie. Then for lunch and dinner, you will have the carrot-apple smoothie from week 2. I ended up losing 11 pounds while doing this detox. It was not my intention going into the detox, although it was a nice surprise. I ate as m

21 Day Detox : Week 2

Alright folks, here is week 2. I was a little nervous about this dinner smoothie, but I really like it! If you like carrot juice you will like it too, its actually really tasty. The second week brings us into an all uncooked plant-based diet.  You have your breakfast smoothie in the morning and then a salad for lunch and tons of veggies, nuts and fruits for snack throughout the day. Then you have the dinner smoothie last. This portion the detox is preparing your body for week

Green Smoothies help curb hunger

I usually wake up around 6am, have a cup of coffee (black) on my way to the gym and then train clients until 10am. I come home and make this green protein shake as my first meal of the day. I try and give myself a 12 hour window of no food, starting from my dinner the night before to my breakfast the next day. This fasting per Here’s the recipe : 1/2 cup unsweetened coconut milk 1/2 cup water 1 tablespoon slivered almonds 1 tablespoon chia seeds 1/2 cup spinach 1 teaspoon mat

Green Smoothies help curb hunger

I usually wake up around 6am, have a cup of coffee (black) on my way to the gym and then train clients until 10am. I come home and make this green protein shake as my first meal of the day. I try and give myself a 12 hour window of no food, starting from my dinner the night before to my breakfast the next day. This fasting per Here’s the recipe : 1/2 cup unsweetened coconut milk 1/2 cup water 1 tablespoon slivered almonds 1 tablespoon chia seeds 1/2 cup spinach 1 teaspoon mat

Chia Seed Pudding me in a good mood.

I’ve seen this all over the internet, so when I found it on the menu at a local restaurant I had to try. Let me tell you, it did not disappoint. It was so creamy and had this insane coconut whipped cream on top. BUT it was obviously packed with sugar and calories. So I set out to find a good recipe that would be much healthier. It turns out Chia Seed Pudding is ridiculously easy to make. Chia seeds are full of healthy omega-3 fatty acids. They also have 11 grams of fiber per

Chia Seed Pudding me in a good mood.

I’ve seen this all over the internet, so when I found it on the menu at a local restaurant I had to try. Let me tell you, it did not disappoint. It was so creamy and had this insane coconut whipped cream on top. BUT it was obviously packed with sugar and calories. So I set out to find a good recipe that would be much healthier. It turns out Chia Seed Pudding is ridiculously easy to make. Chia seeds are full of healthy omega-3 fatty acids. They also have 11 grams of fiber per