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How I Survived a 7 Day Cleanse

Polly Pitchford - Sunday, July 06, 2014

I was getting a little further off track than usual. My overall healthy lifestyle of eating whole foods and exercising was getting a little sloppy and those lazy behaviors were effecting my mood and my productivity. I usually maintain an 80/20 lifestyle. That means that 80% of the time I'm walking my talk that I talk about as a motivational speaker on health and wellness, and 20% of the time I'm not. That balance has served me well for many years. Lately, however, my "off track" personality has been winning out. You know the one. The one who tempts you to buy that snack bag of Cheetos, crunchy style.  The one who seduces you into ordering the Creme Brulee. The one who convinces you that it's good to relax with that glass of Pinot Noir.  Read More



Food Ruts Recommended

Polly Pitchford - Friday, May 23, 2014

“Eat a wide variety of colorful fruits, vegetables, whole grains, beans and lean proteins daily for optimum health. “ We’ve all heard this before and understand that this is the best way to eat…but realistically maybe 1% of the population practices this everyday!  It’s especially challenging for people with full time jobs.  Read More



Nuts for Saginaw

Polly Pitchford - Sunday, March 23, 2014

I am an avid believer in the healthy habit of travelling with a baggie full of nuts in your purse just in case you get hungry while on the road.To highlight just how important I think this information is, I’d like to share a little story I like to call “Nuts for Saginaw”.  Read More



Kermit was Wrong: It IS Easy Being Green!

Polly Pitchford - Thursday, January 16, 2014

On my dry erase board I have a title: New Year's Resolutions, and two headings: My Health and PEPTalks.  Under each I wrote down a few important changes and improvements that I want to accomplish to increase the vitality of my body and increase the success of my business.  I look at it every day as a reminder of what I've set out to do and you know what?  Eating Greens Everyday is the only thing on the list that I've stuck to.  Yay me!  It's definitely a vitally important food habit to get into because green leafy vegetables are the rockstars of the vegetable kingdom!  Per calorie they have the most nutrient density. That means that they have the most vitamin, mineral, phytochemical and antioxidant count than any other vegetable per bite.  More bang for the buck, as they say.  Read More




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