Posts filed under: Blood Sugar Management

It’s Halloween… …and many parents get concerned about the amount of candy their children and perhaps, themselves will consume the day off and days after. Listen to the video for a more elaborate discussion on each one of these items. In the meantime, here are tips I shared: ♥ Keep the child hydrated before, during,......
Wow…Amazing!!! I am so proud of Sasha Ottey and her team at PCOS Challenge and the daring advocates for continuous work on increasing awareness for PCOS (Polycystic Ovary Syndrome). 2018 is the [beginning] year for PCOS!!! It impacts 1 in 10 women and girls… it’s about time....
Today, September 1, 2018, the world has come together to celebrate World PCOS Day #worldpcosday. September is PCOS Awareness Month. PCOS stands for Polycystic Ovary Syndrome. It impacts 10% of women and girls worldwide. I invite you to watch the video (~18 minutes) and/or read more information....
Magnesium is a powerful essential macromineral, that is, a mineral we need to consume in large amounts. Magnesium is vital for over 300 enzymes in the human body. If that doesn’t get your attention, OUCH! It’s OUCH because you may be living in suboptimal levels through the negative side effects without knowing. Ultimately, you keep distancing......
  Print Chocolate Smoothie Cook Time 5 mins Total Time 5 mins   This yummy recipe is loaded with magnesium, a mineral a large percentage of the population is deficient. This chocolate smoothie is fast to prepare, tasty, and includes all macronutrients to fill you up! Course: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch Cuisine: American Servings: 2 Author:......
  Welcome to Be Fab – Be You Group Online Fitness Training FAQ! I’m so excited that you are here and I hope you’re looking forward to our session together. This video is to give you guidelines and prep you for your session. This may be your first time doing a Live Group Online Fitness......
This was my first time making a gluten and dairy free lasagna. It came out amazingly tasty. I grew up eating my mom’s homemade lasagna for Christmas and often for New Year’s as well. She took pride made that big casserole. My guess is I gained 5 pounds during that one week every year. Plus,......
In the Christmas spirit, I set Brian up for an exciting ’12 Days of Christmas’ workout. I recorded his last round. Watch this 55+ year-old man kill it! How do we go about completing the workout? Just like the song, complete in the order of 1 rep, then 2-1, 3-2-1, 4-3-2-1 all the way to......
Print Coconut Chia Porridge Prep Time 10 mins Cook Time 8 hrs Total Time 8 hrs 10 mins   This is easy, fast, versatile, and nutrient dense breakfast, snack, lunch, or dinner. It is an anytime food for me.  Course: Breakfast Servings: 4 Author: Maria Horstmann, MBA, CPT, PNL1, IRC Ingredients 0.5 cup Chia Seeds......
            Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a set of symptoms characterized by hormonal and metabolic imbalances. The main cause of these symptoms is the increased level of androgenic hormones. Due to these increased levels, women experience infertility, menstrual irregularities, insulin resistance, obesity, hirsutism and other symptoms. All these symptoms may or......
Many people find themselves starving a couple of hours after drinking a smoothie. Does that resonate with you? Eating every two-three hours does not help you maintain a balanced blood sugar or allow your body burn fat. Have you taken a few minutes to evaluate your smoothie? Here are a few questions to get you started.......
When we think of living a healthy lifestyle, two words usually are what automatically come to mind – diet and exercise. As a health and fitness coach, it’s my mission to encourage you to transform your habits, eat a healthy and balanced diet, and sustain a good exercise schedule. But I’d be doing my job......
Listen to my interview with Muriel Donnolly, radio host at Empire Radio Now, on 03/23/17. I had a great time sharing my entrepreneurial journey, my passion to transform lives by educating, coaching, and mentoring on health and wellness, fitness, and corporate initiatives. This was also the first time I discuss Sweet Redemption Solution. I am......
Tired of fighting the battle of the bulge? Have PCOS (Polycystic Ovary Syndrome)? Yes, it is still possible to lose weight, feel better, and improve you overall well-being. If management of this awful disease is that important to you, you will get be accountability, disciplined, and get help as needed. Check out my article and......
Mmmm, nuts! Seeds! Grains! Legumes! These are like nature’s ready-made snacks just for us. These wonderful things come PACKED with nutrients and health properties that fit right into the diet of a healthy lifestyle. Nutrient Bioavailability of Nuts, Seeds, Grains, and Legumes But you can make them work even harder for you! Sometimes it’s difficult......