Eat Your Veggies! Tips from The Rungry Health Coach

Eat your veggies! I know you’ve heard that before…probably on repeat when you were a kid, and maybe in your own head as an adult. Sometimes it’s easier said than done – I mean, we’re supposed to be eating 5 servings of vegetables a day. If you’re not eating them throughout your day, it can […]

What a Runner *Really* Eats – Run It

What a runner really eats… Runners are kind of notorious for eating. All that running really makes you hungry, and thinking about the post-race food is often something that gets you through the last couple of miles of a long race. I mean, one of my guest writers is called ‘The Rungry Health Coach.’ Running […]

Smoothie Makeover with The Rungry Health Coach

I’m excited to welcome back my guest contributor, Beth Roessner, aka The Rungry Health Coach! Today Beth is sharing some tips on how to make your smoothies total nutritional powerhouses, instead of sugar and calorie bombs. You know I’m a big fan of smoothies (here’s my review of smoothie delivery service Green Blender, as well […]

Life Lately

I thought it was time for a little catch up post on what was going on in my life lately… I’ve been so busy with training, and my boys, and life in general this summer, that I haven’t been blogging as often. So, this is what I’ve been up to! RUNNING I’m loving trail running, […]

50 Healthy Snack Ideas

There are so many healthy options for snacks that it should be impossible to resort to raiding the vending machine, or picking whatever looks good at the store when you’re already starving. Already starving = unhealthy choice, usually. I’ve rounded up some great easy recipes and healthy snack ideas from healthy living bloggers so you can […]

A Week in New York City in Photos

What a wonderful, emotional, nostalgic, much-needed week in NYC. I saw and did so much more (and so much less) than I planned. It felt like home again and it felt like a foreign place, all at the same time. I laughed, ate, cried, ran, drank, walked (and walked and walked), reminisced and explored. The […]

What Are Probiotics? And Why Do You Need Them?

I don’t know about you guys, but the limit of my knowledge about probiotics was that they’re definitely in yogurt, they’re good for your gut and…well that was about it, really! Luckily, The Rungry Health Coach, aka Beth Roessner, is joining us again for a more comprehensive rundown of what probiotics are, what they do […]

In Defense of Grains – The Rungry Health Coach

Welcome to this month’s guest post from Beth Roessner, aka The Rungry Health Coach! Today Beth is offering a defense of grains. Why have they become enemy number one recently? And what do you need to know about grains in your diet?  And don’t forget to catch up on Beth’s previous posts, Pre- and Post-Run Nutrition Tips, and […]

5 Best Foods for Runners

Welcome to this month’s guest post from Beth Roessner, aka The Rungry Health Coach! In case you missed Beth’s first post, check out her tips for pre- and post-workout fueling here. Today Beth is sharing the 5 best foods for runners – how many of them do you eat? 5 BEST FOODS FOR RUNNERS Runners love […]

Thrive by GoMacro Review and Giveaway

There are a ridiculous number of snack bars available these days – half of the snack aisle of my local supermarket is completely dedicated to granola and protein bars. How are you supposed to make a choice faced with so many? You guys already know I’m a fan of GoMacro, so when they reached out to […]