Garlic Miso Zucchini Noodles

By: Marla Tenney Friday September 13, 2019 comments

Garlic Miso Zucchini Noodles

Serves 1 INGREDIENTS: Veggies: 1 tsp coconut oil 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 bell pepper, julienned 1 carrot, spiralized 2 handfuls of baby spinach 2 large zucchini squashes, spiralized 3 sprigs of green onions, diced 1 tbsp sesame seeds Miso Sauce: 1 cup of vegetable or bone broth 2 tbsp white miso paste 1 clove of garlic, minced 1 tsp of ginger root, grated (or powdered) 1 tbsp sesame oil 1 tbsp apple cider vinegar 1 tbsp coconut aminos tsp maple syrup Instructions: ... Read More


How the Glycemic Index Impacts Your Health

By: Marla Tenney Monday March 4, 2019 comments

How the Glycemic Index Impacts Your Health

Literally thousands of articles are on the Internet claiming to have the ONE answer or tip for how to improve your health through diet. And if youre like me, youve probably seen every fad diet that has come throughAtkins, Keto, Paleo, and Mediterranean. (Not to mention the Cabbage Soup Diet, which I actually tried over twenty years ago!) There are several issues with these trendy diets, but the most important problem is that each person is different. How an individual processes different types of food isnt identical to another person. ... Read More


Healthy Eating During the Holidays

By: Marla Tenney Friday November 30, 2018 comments

Healthy Eating During the Holidays

Here are fivestrategies to make sure the holiday festivities dont sabotage your healthy eating. Host the Party The best way to influence the menu options is to be the hostess with the mostest and provide healthier versions of seasonal favorites. Make sure to test your new recipes as some can be tricky to master and may require some experience to ensure they are both tasty and healthy. Excellent recipes can be found online using alternative diet plans. You also may want to research the subscription menu-planning site,... Read More


Top 5 Reasons We Struggle to Lose Weight

By: Marla Tenney Wednesday October 10, 2018 comments Tags: weight management

Top 5 Reasons We Struggle to Lose Weight

Top 5 Reasons We Struggle to Lose Weight Many people get confused and frustrated when trying to lose weight. The simplistic energy balance model (just burn more calories than you consume) does not take many important factors into consideration. I have heard many times from clients that even though they are overweight, they really dont eat that much and they dont understand why they are not losing weight. Unless an individual has: A perfectly proportioned meal plan of wholesome, organic foods as close to their natural state... Read More