Healthy Eating On The Go

How to fuel your body for better health and more energy even when you have a crazy busy schedule. One of the biggest struggles that most people face today is a hectic schedule. We’re so busy that it makes eating healthy a real challenge. Quick and convenient foods end up…

Available Health Coaching Programs

Available Health Coaching Programs: 3 Month General Health and Wellness Coaching Program One on One or Couples – Best for General, Overall Health and Wellness.  (Not for specific issues such as Crohn’s, Hashimoto’s etc.) Topics:  Food, Exercise, Hydration, Sleep and Gentle Detox. Program Includes: Two 50 min. sessions a month,…

Local Farmers in South Central PA

List of local farmers.  (Eggs, chicken, turkey, beef etc.)    (You can try some of these in smaller portions at Sonnewald Natural Foods before buying the whole side of a beef for example….to make sure you like the taste.) For Chicken, eggs and beef contact Alvin and Lydia Beiler of…

Why is weight loss such a struggle for women in peri and post menopause?

ATTENTION WOMEN!! Why is weight loss such a struggle for women in peri and post menopause? When couples go through the Transforming Lives Coaching Program, it doesn’t seem fair that the husbands have an easier time losing weight. The wives then ask me, “When will I lose weight?” This is…

6 Weeks to a New You!

6 Weeks to a New You! The top 3 goals I hear most often from my clients are:   •Feeling better •Losing weight •Having more energy We all want to be healthy and feel more amazing, right?   The truth is, it can be confusing to know where to begin….

Detox Quinoa Recipe

Health Coach Amanda’s recipe was featured on Listen To Your Gut For those of you strong enough to do a bit of food-based detox, here’s a simple recipe, courtesy of Amanda Goodwin. Although it’s best for people with Crohn’s, colitis or any kind of immune system challenge to avoid grains,…

3 Green Smoothie Recipes

Spring is the best time for a detox! Are you getting enough greens in your day?  Give these green smoothies a try! Green  Smoothies Blend  green  smoothies  by  placing  water  rich  fruits at  bottom  of  blender to facilitate blending. If  you  don’t  have a  high – speed  blender, don’t  worry,…

20 Healthy Snack Swaps

20 Healthy Snack Ideas The key to healthy snacking is to find foods that have as much nutritional value as possible that will fill you up so you aren’t hungry again a short time later. For example: A 100-calorie pack of chips or cookies will leave you feeling hungry again…

I am NOT a Nutritionist, nor do I want to be!

DID YOU KNOW…I am NOT a Nutritionist/Dietitian, nor do I want to be! Despite graduating from the Institute for Integrative *Nutrition & Functional Diagnostic *Nutrition school I am NOT a Nutritionist. I am a Holistic Health Coach. I saw a (Hospital) Nutritionist/Dietitian when I had my first Crohn’s flare and…

3 Deep Breathing Exercises

Meditation is said to decrease stress, improve mental clarity and energy, and foster creativity. Some of the most successful innovators in history have been dedicated meditators. Meditation is an excellent tool to incorporate into your daily routine, especially during times of distress. When you’re going through a breakup, work challenge,…