Author Archives: Diane Boyd

Return to Spring Cleaning via Creamy Polenta with Oranges & Almonds

Seems like everyone’s captivated with decluttering their lives. I too have jumped on the let’s simplify life  bandwagon.  But  lately, everytime I take one step forward,  I take several backwards. My latest upset… Lightning strikes again! Needless to say, simplifying life … Continue reading

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Post Resistance Recovery Snack: Pineapple Greek Yogurt with Granola

Stop working harder. Start working smarter and seeing results. In my last post, Get in Shape: No Additional Time Required, I discuss the  the concept of living healthier by making small changes or swaps that add up to permanent change … Continue reading

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Get in Better Shape: No Additional Time Required

Are you doing aerobic exercise (such as running) at least 5 days a week, but still not seeing the physical results you desire? Wouldn’t it be nice to improve your conditioning (including trimming and toning) without spending any additional time? … Continue reading

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Eat Smart: Granola as a flavor ingredient

There’s somethin’ about spring that’s motivating. I don’t know if it’s the sight of  trees budding, the warmth of  sun on my face, or the liberating feeling  of running  bare legged, but it brings out the best in me. This … Continue reading

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The Smart Way to Eat Granola + Mango Curry Granola

I love granola. But after all these years,  (granola was orginally introduced in the late 1800′s), many of us have been doing it all wrong. We’ve been eating this delicious, high fiber combination, the way it was marketed to us: filling … Continue reading

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