Weight Loss

The Raw Foods Diet

by in Anti-Aging, Anti-Inflammatory, Diet Tips, Diets, Digestion, Fruits and Veggies, Raw Foods Diet, Superfoods, Weight Loss, Wheat Free/Gluten Free, Whole Foods Diet October 27, 2008

Ever wonder what is going on with this new “Raw Food’s Diet” everyone is talking about? Well actually the diet isn’t all that “new” it is simply a snapshot of the way our ancestors ate before the advent of factory refined foods. Don’t worry you don’t have to be a vegetarian to benefit from raw […]

Is Food a Bad “Ex-Lover”?

by in Bonnie Pfiester, Discipline, Kitchen Sink, Weight Loss September 6, 2008

By Bonnie Pfiester, fitness trainer, and wife of fitness trainer Steve Pfiester, trainer for the reality tv show “Fat March”. Obesity is so much more than a physical condition. There are reasons people are overweight, many of which are purely psychological. This became extremely apparent on “Fat March”. As Steve spent countless hours with the […]

Cellulite Reduction: The Best Treatments

by in Back Pain, Bonnie Pfiester, Cellulite, Discipline, Exercise, Motivation, Pediatrics, Protein, Reader Questions, Stress, Weight Loss, Whole Foods Diet July 2, 2008

By Bonnie Pfiester, Fitness Trainer. Someone once asked me if I knew of anything that would help get rid of cellulite. I am proud to say I do! My answer isn’t a cream nor is it a complicated surgical procedure. My solution is something that has been around for years – diet and exercise. Surprised? […]

Heart Healthy Herbal Cocktail

by in Anti-Aging, Anti-Inflammatory, Antioxidants, Diarrhea, Fat Burners, Heart Disease, Kitchen Sink, Pain Management, Pediatrics, Recipes, Sports Nutrition, Sugar Substitutes, Weight Loss July 2, 2008

By Dr. Nicole Sundene With the hot summer months upon us (well not so much in Seattle today), I thought I would share my favorite herbal iced tea recipe to help you “Unleash your inner fabulosity”. Mixing fat burning green tea with pomegranate juice is a most delicious delivery system for the heart healthy antioxidants, […]

How Many Calories Do I Need a Day?

by in Diet Tips, Diets, Kitchen Sink, Sports Nutrition, Weight Gain, Weight Loss June 27, 2008

By Bonnie Pfiester, Fitness Trainer. The million dollar question: “How many calories should I eat?” Someone’s caloric allowance varies depending upon a person’s activity, weight and metabolism. One of the best places to start is by looking at the most popular brand name diets. Why do many brand named diets work? Brand name diets work […]

Dairy Free Banana Ice Cream Recipe

by in Dairy Free, Fruits and Veggies, Hypoallergenic Recipes, Kitchen Cost Cutters, Recipes, Weight Loss, Wheat Free/Gluten Free June 27, 2008

If I can make this easy whole foods recipe then anyone can! This recipe for dairy free banana “ice cream” is a piece of dairy free cake to make for those that are allergic or intolerant to dairy. If you long for something cold and creamy, banana ice cream should surely satisfy. Eating bananas instead […]