break through the weight loss plateau

Break Through the Weight Loss Plateau!

Mary-Beth Folger EXERCISE, FITNESS, MOTIVATION Leave a Comment

Perhaps the most frustrating point in everyone’s weight loss journey is the dreaded plateau. You’ve worked so hard, cleaned up your diet, you’re exercising every day, and you’re just stuck. Those last pesky pounds will not budge. Fortunately, this is common and there are some simple tricks that will work to get you past the plateau, as long as you …

Is Whole30 right for you?

Is Whole30 Right for You?

Mary-Beth Folger NUTRITION Leave a Comment

As we say at Fit Farm, it takes 30 days to create a habit. Whole30, created by Melissa and Dallas Hartwig in 2009, also follows this basic premise that you can change your eating habits in just 30 days. What is basically a reboot for your body, Whole30 encourages nothing but clean, wholesome eating for a full 30 days. In …

Eat This: Almond Pancakes

Eat This: Almond Pancakes with Eggs and Pineapple

Mary-Beth Folger NUTRITION, RECIPE Leave a Comment

We’re coming at you with another fabulous recipe, courtesy of Chef Corey Boville. At Fit Farm, we are dedicated to combining fresh, healthful ingredients in new and creative ways. With this simple recipe, we have given this hearty breakfast favorite a healthy face lift. Oh yes, you can have your pancakes, without the guilt. Download the recipe card here. Your ingredient …

eat this: rice noodles with pork

Eat This: Rice Noodles with Pork

Mary-Beth Folger NUTRITION, RECIPE Leave a Comment

We’re coming at you with another fabulous recipe, courtesy of Chef Corey Boville. When you have that craving for Chinese takeout, skip the sodium MSG overload and try this tasty recipe instead. If you haven’t tried rice noodles, you’ll be surprised at how flavorful they can be, with the right treatment. We’ll show you how below. Download the recipe card …

Benefits of a gluten free diet

THE BENEFITS OF A GLUTEN-FREE DIET

Mary-Beth Folger NUTRITION, WELLNESS, WHIPPY! Leave a Comment

Gluten has been a popular buzzword for the past few years. While some skeptics view this gluten-free movement as a fad, it is anything but for those with celiac disease or gluten sensitivity. But, even for those of us who do not have an intolerance for gluten, there are benefits to eating less of it. Just be careful when eliminating …

Cranberry Pecan Oatmeal

EAT THIS: CRANBERRY PECAN OATMEAL

Mary-Beth Folger NUTRITION, WELLNESS Leave a Comment

We’re back with another installment of ‘Eat This!’ with a healthy take on a solid morning favorite: Cranberry Pecan Oatmeal. This hearty breakfast recipe will keep you feeling full while also helping you power through your day. And yes, this one is less than 300 calories! Fun tip: Try it with a light dusting of cinnamon. Ingredients 2/3 cups rolled …