Tag: "healthy" Articles

Best Healthy Takeout in Austin
December 6, 2022
If there’s one thing Austin has no shortage of, it’s great food. So much of Austin’s culture revolves around sharing meals around the city with friends and family. With the uptick in takeout availability...
Recipe of the Month: Texas Pecan Puff Christmas Cookies
December 1, 2022
The holidays can be a challenging time to find creative ways to stay healthy while partaking in seasonal traditions. Luckily, there are ways to even turn the classic Christmas cookie into a healthy alternative. ...
3 Great Healthy Pumpkin Recipes for Fall Cooking
November 5, 2022
The fall season brings about many changes, as well as many veggies, fruits and herbs that are delicious, healthy and simply bursting with good vibes! Pumpkin is one of the best fall vegetables to...
Is Soup a Healthy Meal?
November 1, 2022
Is soup considered a “healthy food”? Why do people recommend eating soup when we’re sick or injured? To understand how healthy food works, it's important to know our bodies are made up of cells...
How to Host a Healthy and Safe Halloween Party
October 6, 2022
Autumn is here, which means Halloween is likely on your mind. While thinking about which costume you’ll wear, you may consider hosting an event. You can see all of your loved ones and celebrate...
5 Ways to Optimize Brain Health
October 3, 2022
Our brains are complex organs, controlling our thoughts, memories, speech, breathing, motor skills and emotions, as well as the functioning of many organs. Given the central role they play in our livelihood and wellbeing,...
The Benefits of Farm-Fresh, Pasture-Raised Eggs
September 1, 2022
You know the saying, “When Momma is happy, everyone is happy”? This lends itself to be true, whether that momma is a human or a chicken.  Is it true that free-range, pasture-raised hens produce...
Smoothies For Kids in Austin
August 8, 2022
Does the brutally hot Austin summer have you desperately searching for a cool and satisfying, yet healthy, treat for your kids? Smoothies are a great way to beat the heat and get some fruits,...
Recipe of the Month: Sweet Potato Breakfast Bowl
August 1, 2022
Servings 6  298 calories, 39.4 carbohydrates, 8.5 fat, 19.9 protein  Ingredients:  18 oz sweet potatoes, cut into small pieces  24 egg whites  6 tbsp almond butter  3 cups of fresh or frozen blueberries  1...
How to Count Macros
July 30, 2022
Understanding macros and how to count them can seem confusing and daunting but it doesn’t have to be that complicated. Here is a breakdown of what macros are, how to count them and how...
The Perfect Park Picnic
June 1, 2022
There is nothing more romantic, intimate or familiar than an old-fashioned picnic in the park. Whether it be your neighborhood park or a state park, there are plenty of places in Austin to set...
7 Tips to Make Your Summer Barbecue Healthier
June 1, 2022
Summer is the perfect season for eating healthier. Nature opens up her pantry, providing fresh fruits and vegetables in abundance. Holidays like the Fourth of July revolve around fireworks, not food.  However, your weekend...
Healthy Summertime Snacks
May 21, 2022
Each adventure brings its own set of abilities and restrictions when it comes to food, so it is important to consider the activity and location you are visiting. If you are going to the...
Healthy Food Trucks in Austin
May 1, 2022
A casual stroll down any popular street will show you that Austin is not only a hub for success but also a hot spot for something else — food trucks. Voted one of the...
Nutrition Changes for the Long Haul
April 9, 2022
You’ve heard the old trope time and time again from fitness instructors, trainers, coaches and influencers — fitness is 30% exercise and 70% nutrition. Whether your goals are performance- or body composition-based, working out...
Recipe of the Month: Healthy Linguine and Clams
April 1, 2022
Serving 4 387 Calories, 47.1 Carbohydrates, 4.7 Fat, 24.3 Protein Ingredients: 4 strips bacon (no sugar added) 1 cup red onion, diced 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 tsp red pepper flakes 40 littleneck clams...
Why Walking Your Dog is Beneficial
March 15, 2022
Changing your body and getting healthy requires small but strategic change and doing that consistently. Cooking more than eating out, drinking more water, planning your week, getting a coach to guide you and simply...
8 Healthy Meals for a Romantic, Home-Cooked Valentine’s Day Dinner
February 1, 2022
With many formerly walk-in restaurants demanding reservations due to reduced seating arrangements, going out for Valentine’s Day is trickier than ever this year. Why not spend the night in, avoiding traffic and crowds, and...
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