Collagen: What it is, how to use it, and more!

Have you heard of collagen, collagen hydrolysate, or collagen peptides before? Maybe you recognize the word “collagen” in the context of the beauty industry, from a product or ingredient that claimed to “boost your skin’s natural collagen production”. But did you know? Edible, ingestible forms of collagen can benefit not only your skin, but also…

Be Your Own Dang Valentine!

Today, I want you to be your *own* dang valentine! 💘 The reality is, SO many of us spend our time in service of others, and it’s incredibly easy to forget to take care of ourselves. Whether it’s a stressful season in life, or just a stressful Monday, we can all use a little reminder…

Chocolate-Coated Pecan Bars

I wanted to mix things up a little this week (literally!) with a fun, no-bake recipe that’s so easy to make! I’m loving creating videos on wellness and mindset – but sometimes, you just need a yummy, better-for-you treat, that’s satisfying and nutritious. These husband-approved bars (see his hand sneaking in to grab one at the end!) are super-tasty, “the perfect balance of salty and sweet”, per said-husband, and a snap to whip up. They’re a…

New Diet or Lifestyle Not Working? Try This!

This week, we’re looking at new ways of approaching a diet or lifestyle that may not be working for you. I wanted to address this on the heels of last week’s “Keto Curious” video and post, because if you’re someone who decided to try keto with the new year (possibly after reviewing some of the considerations and resources I shared),…

Keto Curious? + a recipe!

This week, we’re chatting about the ketogenic diet. Keto is super-popular right now, and there’s a ton of information out there. Because you guys are here with me, I thought I’d share some of my thoughts on keto, who it might be right for (or not), and how to implement it in a healthful way. I’m so…