5 Steps to Mindfulness

It’s been said that mindfulness in the workplace can increase productivity and reduce stress. The question is, what is mindfulness? Mindfulness is a gentle effort to be aware moment to moment. It’s living in the present moment so all of your energy is directed to...

Grab & Go Breakfast Jars

Source: Body Fit Fusion Blueberry French Toast in a Jar There is nothing better than warm comfort food to start your day. This healthy to-go twist on a breakfast classic will soon be a household favorite. Whole grains, fiber, protein and antioxidants mean that this...

Vegan Quinoa Salad with Creamy Ginger Lime Chili Dressing

This protein and flavor packed salad does not disappoint! A rainbow of vegetables, chickpeas and quinoa make it a nutrient dense dish that is delightfully filling. No dairy and no added oils make this one appropriate for those following a whole food, plant-based...

Stress & Food Cravings

By Laura Ugokwe, RD Stress is all too common in our fast-paced society. On average, 25% of Americans report being under a high level of stress and 50% experience a moderate amount of stress [1]. Stress can make you abandon your best intentions of healthy eating and...

Gluten Free + Vegan Pumpkin Muffins

These yummy plant-based pumpkin muffins are packed with fiber and flavor – making them the perfect addition to your breakfast or holiday spread! Tip: make and freeze ahead for a quick out-the-door breakfast; simply pop in the microwave for 30–45 seconds when...

Active FitTip: Burpees

Burpees are worth the effort and a great way to target your core, hips, and quads. Go for a more explosive movement Keep a wide stance for better balance. Watch our how-to video to check your form, or see a Personal Trainer. We’re here to...

Recovery Tips: 3 Steps to Smarter Training

Source: www.VeryWell.com Rest and recovery days are just as crucial as the workout itself. Rest is physically necessary so that the muscles can repair, rebuild, and strengthen. Without sufficient time to repair and replenish, the body will continue to breakdown from...

Sweet Potato + Avocado Brownies

Indulge without the guilt! These delicious brownies have less sugar than traditional recipes and include healthy fats, protein, fiber, and the benefit of nutrients from real food. All while being ooey-gooey, chocolaty and delicious! Active FitTip: To practice portion...

Root Vegetable Chips with Roasted Carrot Hummus

Impress your friends with this tasty appetizer, recommended with modifications by Active Registered Dietitian & Personal Trainer Leah Golden: “Carrots usually develop more sweetness when they’re roasted, but if you prefer it sweeter, try adding a pinch or...