Common Kitchen Items You Can Use as Skincare

Countless top-of-the-line skincare products line the shelves at your favorite stores — and most come with a price tag that will make your heart skip a beat. Taking care of your skin is of utmost importance, especially with each passing year as your skin...

Ever-Growing List of Non-Food Rewards

I wanted to come up with a list of non-food related rewards because treats and rewards are a huge thing for many emotional eaters. And a quick something-search pulled up a lot of ideas that I just didn’t feel were helpful. For example, folks who suggest you get...

5 Simple Habits For A Healthier New Year

Welcome to the New Year! You likely entered last year with the hopes of finally finding the sweet spot with your health goals — finding the balance that works for you, making a healthy lifestyle fit into your schedule, and finally feeling great in your skin. How did...

8 Caffeine-Free Ways to Boost Your Energy

Is your morning coffee something of a religious experience? Statistics say over 2 billion cups of coffee are consumed worldwide each day, so you might say we’re addicted to our hot cups of bean juice. And I get it, sometimes it feels like the only way to get...

Welcoming a New You in the New Year

You begin the New Year with a fresh, new feeling. You make plans for yourself and promise that you will actually follow through this year. Then, life gets in the way and things don’t go as planned.  You get discouraged, and possibly give up.  “I’ll...

How to Stay Focused on Long Term Goals in the Face of Temptation

Note: this post is somewhat excerpted from the Impulsive Ketocast episode 50 with Ben McDonald, with some additional material and thoughts. If you’d like to listen to the podcast in its entirety, you can do so here: http://impulsiveketo.com/wp/ikc50/ With the...