Easy + Breadsticks = :-)

Easiest Breadsticks Ever Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed or subscribe by entering your email address in the sidebar for updates. Breadsticks! The sticky breads of life. The life of bread in stick … [Read more...]

An everyday go to

Low Carb Rice Riced cauliflower is touted as one of the most important finds in the world of low-carb, right after the probable discovery of Dr. Atkins snacking on bacon in the break room and dropping dozens of pounds as though by magic–and … [Read more...]

Food on the Brain

Food on the Brain… Top Brain Boosters to Add and Brain Drainers to Drop From Your Shopping List The foods you have in your pantry and fridge may be helping or hindering your brain. Dr. Christopher Calapai DO, a New York City Osteopathic Physician … [Read more...]

Cauliflower Pepperoni Bread Sticks

Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe by entering your email address in the sidebar for updates. Perfectly pleasing in every way, get your pepperoni on this week.   I love how simple and quick these are to make. … [Read more...]

Five Ways to Eat Clean on a Budget

Five Ways to Eat Clean on a Budget Celebrity Nutrition Expert Explains How You Can Eat Clean Without Breaking The Bank   You might think that only the Gwyneth Paltrows and Beyonces of the world can afford to eat clean. Not so, says … [Read more...]

You Need to Rest and Recover if You Want to Reap Results

 Why You Need to Rest and Recover if You Want to Reap Results According to the popular fitness mantra, you have to “train insane or remain the same.” Gym-goers and fitness fanatics live and die by this philosophy, making sure that they never miss … [Read more...]

Which Vitamins For Spring?

Which Vitamins For Spring? Compensation was provided by Walgreens via Mode Media. The opinions expressed herein are those of my own and are indicative of Walgreens.  People take for granted that they'll need to stock up on the vitamins during … [Read more...]

How I #FoundMyFit

We are all very busy and we all have plenty of excuses not to work out. I feel like I have plenty of valid excuses but I realize that there is at least 30 minutes a day that I can manage a little workout. I am a very good procrastinator but my high … [Read more...]

10 Ways To Burn 200 Calories In Less Than An Hour

10 Ways To Burn 200 Calories In Less Than An Hour To many, weight loss can seem like a daunting battle, especially if you are not seeing the results you want and doing activities you don’t like to do! Celebrity personal trainer, Joey Thurman, … [Read more...]

The Best Seasonal Vitamins

The Best Seasonal Vitamins Compensation was provided by Walgreens via Mode Media. The opinions expressed herein are those of my own and are indicative of Walgreens.  The ghastly winter much of the country has been enduring is no doubt a … [Read more...]

How To Work Out With A Towel When You Can’t Get To The Gym

How To Work Out With A Towel When You Can’t Get To The Gym   Your busy life is no longer an excuse for skipping a workout. Celebrity personal trainer provides an on the go workout that is manageable for everyone from busy parents to … [Read more...]

Free Stuff Friday

Happy Friday! I hope that your weekend will be as fabulous as you are :) If you are in need of a really rad apron & like the idea of helping to support the site, you are in luck! Go to: http://shop.yourlighterside.com/  If you purchase 1 YLS … [Read more...]

Cute and yummy Valentine’s Day treat!

  This recipe is also a lot of fun since we’re nearing Valentine’s Day. Serve these to your sweetheart and Cupid’s arrow will strike your thinning heart! This is such a cute sugar free, gluten free and low carbohydrate dessert recipe, and … [Read more...]

8 tips to start living a more Ayurvedic lifestyle in 2015

If the growing interest in Ayurveda or essential oils has been on your radar and you are interested in exploring, I’d love to introduce you to ELANVEDA, a growing Ayurveda-inspired health and wellness brand that I was just recently introduced to. … [Read more...]

Many safe Super Bowl recipes from YourLighterSide

    Pictured: Macho Nachos We are only a couple days away from the Super Bowl. Even if you are not a huge football fan, almost everyone knows when the Super Bowl rolls around. Many people will have parties or go to your local … [Read more...]