Running Postnatal: How Soon is Too Soon?

99% of American women who deliver babies in the US are doing so in a hospital setting (1), typically under the care of an OB/GYN; as such, after baby is born, assuming you haven’t had any major complications, once you leave the hospital, the next time your own health will be assessed will be at […]

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Is Carb Loading Really Still A Thing?

Apparently so. (And as I’m finding, not just for runners and endurance athletes, but for moms to be!) Given that the article that prompted me to write today’s post was a recent one published in Runner’s World, I’ll focus today on the misconception that runners / endurance athletes not only need carbs, but a heck […]

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Creating Optimal Health for Performance

Does what you see in the image above look like what you’re eating on a regular basis? Local, in season, organic veggies.    Ample natural fats.  Moderate, mindfully sourced proteins. If so, you’re eating food.  Eating food is a good thing.  Eating things which are not food… not so much. So if you’re interested in […]

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