Budget Planning 101: Steps to Creating a Grocery Budget

Budget Planning 101: Steps to Creating a Grocery Budget

I founded Eats 2 Know on the idea that nutrition doesn’t have to be complicated; and that a healthy and balanced diet can be attainable for you and by you. Creating a grocery budget doesn’t have to be a daunting chore. Part of my job as a nutritionist and educator...
The Best Sweet Potato Nachos

The Best Sweet Potato Nachos

Fiber, potassium, vitamin A, oh my! Sweet potatoes are complex carbs that serve as a nutrient powerhouse from their antioxidants all the way down to keeping you full or satiated. My favorite way to use them is as a blank canvas—meaning the sky is the limit. These...
How to Read a Nutrition Label

How to Read a Nutrition Label

Would you believe me if I told you that the simplest tool to help you understand nutrition is often right in front of you? One way to get back to basics of understanding what’s in your food is with the help of a nutrition label. It’s important to know how to read a...
Stress Management for Firefighters

Stress Management for Firefighters

Stressed much? We all are—in one (many) form(s) or another—at home and at work, but we know that the fire community sees and deals with so much. Over time that stress can truly take a toll on the mind and body. The threat: Increased stress can impact our health in...
9+ Home Remedies for Cold and Flu

9+ Home Remedies for Cold and Flu

Sick season is here and it’s here in full force. Current vibes — let’s not get sick and/or do our best to get better ASAP. I was beyond impressed by how many of you said you were interested in learning more about natural remedies to incorporate during cold and flu...
A Mindful Approach to Thanksgiving

A Mindful Approach to Thanksgiving

With Thanksgiving and the holidays coming up, here are some tips to keep in mind so that you can enjoy the holiday and the food that comes with it: Five Tips for a Mindful Approach to Thanksgiving: 1). Avoid drastic restrictions or fasting before your Thanksgiving...