At the risk of throwing myself under the bus, I am going to share a story with you. It's true. I did. I healed my shingles with potatoes and pears! Let me tell you what happened! A little while ago, I started to get this burning pain in my mid back, between my shoulder blade … Continue reading I Healed Shingles with Potatoes and Pears!
One thing people really miss when switching to a dairy free diet is CHEESE! For one, it's delicious of course, but secondly, it contains casein (the protein in dairy). When casein is broken down through digestion, it produces casomorphine (an opiate). THIS is why dairy is so addicting! Cheese especially, is hard for people to give … Continue reading Vegan “Cheese” Sauce
I was pretty excited when I made these! One: Because I totally winged it. Two: They actually turned out! Three: My children thought they were delicious! These are so ridiculously quick and easy, you just need to plan a day ahead! How to: Soak 1.5 C. of red lentils over night in a covered glass … Continue reading Picky Eater Approved Lentil Patties (vegan)
Life just got a little easier! You can now schedule your appointments online through your patient portal! If you do not currently have your patient portal set up, please contact me! The easiest way to access your portal is directly through our website. Below is a picture of our home screen. You can click the … Continue reading Online Appointment Scheduling
The holidays should be a time for celebration, family, and fun. However, many of us become overwhelmed with to-do lists, expectations and guilt! I know, because this was me! Every year without fail I would get sick the week of Thanksgiving and it would last until about the new year. EVERY. YEAR. like clockwork. This … Continue reading Tips For Managing Holiday Stress
Learning about oxalates can be a very eye opening experience! Common high oxalate symptoms include: Pain (possibly anywhere) , urinary, genital (vulvadynia), joints, muscles, headaches,intestinal, eyes Fatigue Weakness or low muscle tone Burning feet Gas and bloating Poor growth in children Frequent urination and/or urinary pain Cloudy urine, crystals in the urine, kidney stones Headaches, … Continue reading Could Oxalates Be The Hidden Cause of Your Health Concern?
Ok - this is embarrassing to admit but I am naturally a grease ball! I am not one of those girls that can get away with not washing her hair for 2 days. I couldn't even make it through a whole day without having to reapply my makeup! By mid-afternoon my face would be melting … Continue reading DIY Finishing Powder
Congratulations! You've finished your 21-Day Program! Celebrate yourself! What does that mean exactly? In the past, maybe our idea of celebrating was eating that cake, having ice cream, or ordering pizza because "we deserved it"... But do you? Do you "deserve" to feel bloated, nauseous, have a headache, depressed and irritable? No! You deserve SO … Continue reading Life After Your 21 Day Cleanse
Sometimes I can get so caught up in life, that I forget to take a moment to really appreciate my love for what I *get* to do - and what it took for me to get here. At 15 years old my life changed forever - I became a mother. As a teenage mom, I … Continue reading Dare to Dream Big
I don't know about you, but when I see a blog on Pinterest that says, "Feed Your Family of 4 for $400 a Month!", I roll my eyes out loud. I LOVE the idea of this, however, I just don't find this to fit my reality. We have a family of 5 (3 growing boys … Continue reading Monthly Dinner Plan