“X” is the best exercise…


With all the different types of exercises out there, which one is best? Infomercials all claim to be the best, to work every muscle, to get you in perfect shape…well, which workout reigns supreme? Below is a list of exercises that some experts believe to be “The Best”. One thing they all agree on is […]

Mixed berry, banana & hemp smoothie


Serves 2 Ingredients 1 banana 2 tablespoons hulled hemp seed 1 1/2 cups of frozen mixed berries (blueberries, blackberries, raspberries, cherries & strawberries) 1 cup pure water Directions Combine all ingredients into the blender, add enough water to cover and blend. Too thick? Add more water. Tip: Hemp Seeds have healthy fats and super protein! […]

5 fitness myths debunked…


by the experts… let’s see if you have been fooled?   Lifting weights will bulk you up… “This is a myth that deters a lot of women from strength training, when in fact, what determines the amount of muscle bulk a person has is largely dependent on genetic factors,” Says Cedric Bryant, chief exercise physiologist […]

Carrot, celery & spinach detox juice


Serves 2 Ingredients: 4 Organic Carrots (scrubbed clean) Handful Fresh Organic Spinach (1 cup) Handful of Flat Leaf Parsley (1 cup) 3 Sticks of Organic Celery Directions: Juice all ingredients (putting celery through last). Mix with water to taste or drink neat (your preference). The carrots, spinach & parsley provide an antioxidant boost, while the […]

How dirty are you?


Did you party a little too much over the holidays?  Have you allowed yourself to indulge in sugar and spice and everything unhealthily nice? Or have you simply taken a nice long deep breath in your lovely and lets be real, polluted city? Answer yes to any of these and yeah, your body is dirty […]

Chlorella Cream

Chlorella Cream

First off you might be thinking “what the duece is chlorella?“ Well, Chlorella is a single-celled, water-grown green algae that contains the highest chlorophyll level per ounce of any plant. Think of chlorella as “vegetation’s blood”. Besides being full of amazing green powers, chlorella is unique in that it contains all the amino acids, which of course includes […]

Green Power Smoothie


Green never tasted so good! The smoothie is absolutely simple, nutritious and delicious. Servies: 2 Ingredients: 1/2 cup unsweetened coconut milk 1/2 cup water 1/2 nonfat greek yogurt 2 tbsp chlorella powder 1 handful spinach or kale 1/2 cup green or red seedless grapes 2 kiwis, peeled 1 ripe orange, peeled, seeds removed 1 tsp […]

Star Berry Smoothie


I like to get girly, and star cubes are my favorite smoothie accessory. They are a hit with kids too… This smoothie packs a nutritious punch, but you don’t have to tell the kids that. It features my favorite Berry Stars – Strawberries, raspberries, blackberries, cherries and blueberries, which pack an antioxidant punch! Serves: 2 Ingredients: 1/2 […]

Hearty stew with mushrooms & white beans


Serves 4: Vegan & detox optional Ingredients 5 ounces of cremini or button mushrooms, quartered 5 ounces some other fresh mushroom, shiitake, oyster, chanterelle, etc. 1 1/2 pounds lean boneless beef top sirloin steak, cut into 1-inch cubes (optional, can omit for vegan/vegetarian/detox) 2 Tbsp olive oil (optional) Pinch Sea Salt 2 medium carrots, cut […]

Carrot & Parsnip Soup


Serves 6 Vegan & detoxing Prep time: 20 minutes Cook time: 30 mins Ingredients 4 garlic cloves, sliced (see note) 1 yellow onion, diced 3 cups carrots, chopped 1 ½ cups parsnips, chopped 2 sprigs fresh thyme Sea salt (omit if detoxing) Fresh ground Black pepper 2 tbsp Olive oil 3 cups organic vegetable stock […]