hypothyroidism, hypothyroid, hashimoto's, hashimoto's disease, thyroid disease, autoimmune illness, thyroid health, thyroid wellness, natural health

Hypothyroidism & Hashimoto’s: Secondary Conditions

Tips for keeping your thyroid gland, the primary gland controlling metabolic rate within the body, in optimal health. Physical and mental fatigue, depression, poor exercise recovery and wound healing, dry skin, loss of hair, constipation, weight gain and prone to infections; all symptoms of hypothyroidism.  The thyroid gland is the primary gland controlling metabolic rate within the body; cellular metabolism.  …

women's health, thyroid, thyroid health, thyroid disease, thyroid wellness, mindset, psychology, mind-body, wellness

Why you need to know your limits for a healthy thyroid

I was supposed to be getting off a plane right now for an important business trip. Sometimes we need to choose making space for our body & health over other things in life. I really truly have felt at my upper limit for a while now in some ways with everything on my plate for our e3 Energy Evolved members, …

Gratitude on My 6 Year Healing Anniversary from Hashimotos

May 1st, 2014 was my 6 year anniversary in my turning point “back to good” in my body from my Hashimoto’s disease, chronic fatigue syndrome & auto immune illness.  It’s been on my calendar since because it’s such a significant day to me & will be for the rest of my life.It was a day of awakening & seeing my …

Why This New Years Has Me Teary

  Dear 2013, You have no idea how long we’ve waited for you. I am overwhelmed to tears knowing you are finally here. Tears of overwhelm, tears of utter exhaustion, tears of joy, tears of gratitude for what’s to come in 2013, and the opportunity to give back greatly to others, tears of finally being able to begin to rebuild …

women's health, female, hormones, menstrual cycle, flow, healthy period, amenorrhea

Honoring the ebb and flow of the female body

Lets be honest, it’s not the same in a woman’s body as a mans, it’s just not and it never will be. As women we are simply built to be and function differently as a human body. I have an amazing husband who supports me 200% in my goals and motivates me to no end with his example of natural …

fitness, exercise, women's health, weight loss resistance, weight loss, weight loss resistant, fat loss resistant, fat loss, type A, stress, metabolism, autoimmune illness, thyroid disease, hashimotos

Less Fitness Means More Fat Loss

Aren’t we funny how we assume if we’re not getting the natural fat loss results we want, we must not be doing enough fitness, so we’ll just do more? And when the fat loss results still don’t come, we get frustrated and move from “I’ll do more” to “why I am bothering” & stop altogether, stumping our ability to progress. Where …

coconut oil, palm oil, fat, fat loss, metabolism, wellness, nutrition, functional nutritionist

Coconut & Palm Oils: Great Fats for Improved Recovery, Metabolism & Fat Loss

  Contrary to the unfortunate popular belief still, a fat loss lifestyle includes fat intake, and a very quality fat macro- nutrient profile, that most are not yet accessing, nor in the amounts that are truly what their body needs daily. When we give the body the proper natural fat sources in the right amounts at the right times, lean body …