When my energy levels are crashing, coffee comes to mind first. But I usually opt for a healthy snack, like these Spiced Roasted Chickpeas, instead. Having a quick and filling nosh helps me keep that "hangry" feeling at bay, meaning my blood sugar levels stay steady and I don't get irritable. Bonus: I don't nod off at my desk and I have energy for my afternoon walk! Are you refueling often enough to energize your active lifestyle?
You can count me in for at least one summer festival each year—and I go just as much for the delicious food as I do for the live tunes. I want to enjoy the experience, so I look for healthy festival bites that give me lots of energy without making me feel dehydrated or overly stuffed. Wondering how I make my food decisions? Hint: It's not those "vegan" and "gluten-free" signs I'm paying attention to!
Wondering how to make healthy salad dressing with grape juice? Here you go! This healthy, homemade salad dressing is easy to whip up with ingredients you likely already have on hand. Plus, it'll make your tastebuds pop!