Too cool for Coleslaw.. I think not!

Too cool for Coleslaw... I think not! Oh slaw of cole, I applaud your monochromatic fabulousness. Coleslaw is pretty simple. The one-note pony who went to the rodeo, it might look pretty boring, but this soothing side makes the perfect … [Read more...]

Got a minute, for Lasagna I do!!

Minute Microwave Lasagna in a Mug (Blast from the past) Have just a minute? GO! Get thee to the kitchen and bring forth the magic. Whether you’re in the dorm, want to prep meals ahead, or you want a smackerel of something savory, you … [Read more...]

Summer = Lemonade

Lets not over complicate things. It is HOT. I am THIRSTY. Drink up my friends, happy scorching summer! Easy Lemonade 1 1/2 cups lemon juice (about 12 lemons) 10 Tbsp Truvia or 4 Tbsp Sweetleaf Stevia powder 8 cups water. Mix and serve … [Read more...]

Tostadas Today!

Fiesta Friday, how about.. Low carb Tostadas   A Tostada is made on a crisp shell (you leave these on the counter on a rack–or in the oven–to crisp up). You can pick these up to eat them. Traditionally the shells are made from corn (think flat … [Read more...]

Free Perfect Keto? Yes please!

Happy Monday, y'all - hey, want some free Perfect Keto? I hope you have an amazing day planned for the 4th of July!  Before you hit the road and take off from work, I wanted you to know Dr. Anthony Gustin is running his famous 4th of … [Read more...]

Sleep and Diabetes

Understanding The Connection Between Sleep And Diabetes One of the most serious health consequences that comes from disrupted, poor quality sleep is a significantly increased risk for diabetes. The relationship between sleep and diabetes is … [Read more...]

Are you up for 12-day Keto Challenge

If you're kicking off the new year by starting (or getting back to) the ketogenic diet, listen up! My friend Dr. Anthony Gustin has helped literally 1000's of clients reach their goals with the ketogenic diet. He is the founder of Perfect Keto and … [Read more...]

Discount Exogenous Ketones!

Today I want to make sure you try Perfect Keto.  What’s the big deal here? Many of you know that when we go “low-carb” and cutting out all the garbage processed carbs, that also means we need to add something to our diet. Today I want to share with … [Read more...]

Diabetic Charcot Foot Surgery

High Success Rate Reported for Diabetic Charcot Foot Surgery Most Patients are Infection-Free and Able to Walk Normally, Loyola Study Finds   MAYWOOD, IL –  Nearly four out of five diabetic patients with severe cases of a … [Read more...]

Link between PCOS & type 2 diabetes

Researchers reveal link between PCOS, type 2 diabetes Study finds higher risk and earlier diagnosis of diabetes in women with PCOS WASHINGTON—Women who have polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) have a higher risk of developing type 2 diabetes (T2D) … [Read more...]

Essential Oils, must have!

If you have not yet ventured into the world of Essential Oils, let me nudge you just a bit! I have long believed that natural Lavender does help you to relax and become more calm. I have used lavender everything for my daughter, bubble bath, lotion, … [Read more...]

Perfect Keto

There are endless choices when it comes to protein powders and shakes. You can spend a lot of time and money trying out various products until you find the one. Hey... that can also go for the painful dating process too, except trying product usually … [Read more...]

The all new VIP community!

In an attempt to revamp Your Lighter Side, there will be a few new things to offer! The VIP membership is just $5 monthly and you will be on an exclusive email list that offers giveaways and coupons! I will be capping the membership at 100 members … [Read more...]

OLD WIVES’S TALES ABOUT DIET AND WEIGHT LOSS

OLD WIVES’S TALES ABOUT DIET AND WEIGHT LOSS www.drcalapai.net   An estimated 45 million Americans go on a diet each year, and Americans spend $33 billion each year on weight loss products. Yet, nearly two-thirds of Americans are overweight or … [Read more...]

6 Reasons to stop feeding your kids “Kid Food”

Doctor Yum dishes up important reasons to skip the typical kid-related food and opt for more nutritious options FREDERICKSBURG, Virginia – (March 22, 2017) – According to the National Institutes of Health, on any given day one-third of children and … [Read more...]