Don’t Hit The Snooze Button

By Rockstar Doggy MommaWellness Advice

How many of you love to hit the snooze button? Or better yet, purposely set your alarm early to enjoy an extra few minutes of snooze? Although many of us are guilty of this practice, studies suggest that it can negatively impact your entire day. Ideally, strive for 7-9 hours of quality sleep per night. … Read More

What is HIIT?

By Rockstar Doggy MommaExercise Tips

High-intensity interval training (HIIT) is a type of cardiovascular exercise where you become hypoxic (deprives your body of oxygen) which makes your metabolism stay elevated throughout your day. Thus, you are still burning calories after you leave the gym. A simple way to do this is through a program called Tabata. You can easily time … Read More

Tips For Becoming a Vegetarian

By Rockstar Doggy MommaKitchen Advice, Wellness Advice

Many individuals are choosing to go vegetarian for its many health benefits. Studies suggest that vegetarians have a lower risk of developing heart disease, cancer, obesity, and diabetes. Here are a few tips. Love your vegetables! A vegetarian diet is only healthy if you’re focusing on the right kinds of anti-inflammatory foods. Your diet should … Read More

The Best Food To Feed Your Dog

By Rockstar Doggy MommaDoggy Tips

Good nutrition is the foundation for good health. As a rule of thumb always feed your pet (and yourself) as much unprocessed, fresh food as you can afford. Many experts agree that the best choice is a raw or cooked homemade diet. But you want to make sure it is nutritionally balanced. For instance, if … Read More

Making a Healthier Burger

By Rockstar Doggy MommaHealthy Recipes, Kitchen Advice

Building a more health conscious burger begins with selecting a smart protein. You always want to buy the best meat that you can afford. Ideally, choose grass-fed or organic selections, but if it’s not economical, you can still make better choices for yourself and your family. Ditch the processed fast-food burgers and buy some at … Read More

Steps to Take Care of Your Health

By Rockstar Doggy MommaHealthy Recipes

Here are a few ways to improve your health as you age: The consistency of exercise is super important, but you need to be sure to get in both cardio and strength training. Cardio adds years to your life, while strength training adds life to your years. Cardio is great for heart health and keeping … Read More

Make 2018 the Year of the Undiet

By Rockstar Doggy MommaWellness Advice

Every January we eagerly set our New Year’s resolutions, the majority of which center around losing weight. We vow to never eat another cupcake again and cannot wait to indulge in a new spring wardrobe. But despite our best intentions (and toll on our pocketbook) 80% of resolutions are broken by February. But this does … Read More