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7 Grab and Go Protein Snacks

Protein snacks: the key to a satisfying hunger when you are on the go. If you want to balance hunger, energy and cravings all day long, it’s important to have snacks packed with protein. Protein snacks slow digestion and keep blood sugar steady. Adding low sugar protein snacks to your daily diet can fuel weight loss efforts by boosting metabolism and reducing hunger pangs. Research also show ...[Read More]

Jackson’s & Warren’s Dinosaur Birthday Party

Jackson’s & Warren’s Dinosaur Birthday Party

We had the BEST time celebrating Jackson and Warren at our Dinosaur Birthday Party last weekend! Our sweet boys turn 3 and 5 this month.  Since sharing about the party on Instagram, I’ve gotten so many follow up questions, I decided to pull a few answers together for you in a quick post.  It was a WILD party, and we had a ROARING good time! From snacks to decorations and my vi ...[Read More]

Health Benefits of Artichokes

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  At BeyondFit we talk a lot about the 2 P’s–protein + produce. If you want to expand your usual produce selection, venture out with something new and give artichokes a try! You’ll be amazed at the health benefits of artichokes! Artichokes are most often served steamed, but grilling them adds a smoky dimension to their flavor. Keep reading for an easy and DELICIOUS ...[Read More]

Two Things You Need for a Healthy Breakfast

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A healthy breakfast starts your day off right! Studies show that people who eat the wrong food for breakfast or skip breakfast all together, have problems with hunger, energy, metabolism, concentration and are more likely to gain or have trouble losing weight. A healthy breakfast should contain a balance of nutrients to keep both your brain and your body functioning best.     Breakfasts ...[Read More]

Recipes Using Healthy BBQ Sauce

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Summer is here! That means BBQ season is back! If you’re looking for a fun way to get creative with your BBQ sauce, give these two low carb, high protein recipes a try!     MINI TURKEY MEATLOAVES with BBQ Sauce     INGREDIENTS: 1 lb organic ground turkey ½ C onion, chopped ½ C cauliflower, riced 2 garlic cloves, grated ¼ C + 2 T quick oats ¼ C ground flaxseed meal (or an additi ...[Read More]

Healthy Ice Cream (that’s still delicious!)

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I love ice cream. Ya’ll know I have a major sweet tooth, so in the summer months when it’s hot, ice cream is the perfect cool and sweet treat! Unfortunately, most of what you’ll find when you go down the ice cream aisle is very high in sugar and fat and is a disaster for your health, fitness and fat loss goals. I see nothing wrong with an occasional treat from time to time, so yes, you can certain ...[Read More]

Meal Delivery Service: How to Choose the One For You

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What’s for dinner?  For busy moms, this question comes up on a daily basis. It’s great when you have time to search Pinterest for healthy recipes and get creative in the kitchen, but when time is short and you’re in a rush (or don’t feel like dragging the kids to the grocery store) it’s nice to have quick, easy and healthy options on hand.   That’s one reason why the meal delivery servic ...[Read More]

Health Benefits of Bananas for Kids

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An apple a day keeps the doctor away…but what about bananas? Bananas are a highly nutritious, energy packed fruit, so including bananas in your children’s diet will help you to provide them many beneficial nutrients.     Bananas contain lots of nutrients including: manganese vitamin B6 vitamin C fiber Potassium Iron vitamin A biotin   In addition, here are some surprising health ben ...[Read More]

3 Healthy Chocolate Snacks for Kids

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Both of the BeyondFit Kids love chocolate. (They get their sweet tooth from their mama!) And while I see nothing wrong with giving them the “real thing” occasionally, two hyped up preschoolers running on a sugar high is not something we want to deal with on a daily basis. That’s why I love KidzShake! I especially love their Chocolate Cream flavor because I can make healthy chocolate snacks th ...[Read More]

Healthy Gas Station Snacks for Your Road Trip

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Local gas stations and convenience stores are often known for their junk food. Stocked with chips, pretzels, cookies, candy, and other diet-wrecking snacks. But the truth is that traveling doesn’t have to be the death of your diet.    If you’re on the road and desperate for some fuel, here are some healthy gas station snacks for your road trip! This post contains affiliate links because ...[Read More]