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Nutrition

Girl Scout Cookie-Inspired Mint Cookie Shake Recipe

Girl Scout Cookie-Inspired Mint Cookie Shake Recipe

'Tis the season for the cutest little girls on the block to visit your house and/or stand outside the supermarket armed with...COOKIES! That's right, it's Girl Scout Cookie season (as if you didn't already know 🍪). About 200 million boxes of girl scout cookies are...

Cinnamon Roll Mug Cake Recipe + A Giveaway

Cinnamon Roll Mug Cake Recipe + A Giveaway

With winter in full swing, dropping temperatures oftentimes bring on the feeling of hunkering down, cozying up, and enjoying some comfort food. To keep it healthy, mug cakes are becoming a staple for the Powell Pack because they're sure to hit that sweet, comfort food...

11 Unhealthy Foods Disguised as Healthy

11 Unhealthy Foods Disguised as Healthy

Have you been eating "healthy" foods but still wondering why you're not losing weight or seeing the progress you're after?! Guys. What I'm about to tell you is going to BLOW your mind! There are SO MANY foods out there that we've been taught are healthy, but they're...

The Best Ways to Kick off 2020 + Find Motivation to Work Out

The Best Ways to Kick off 2020 + Find Motivation to Work Out

Is it just me, or is there something so magical about a fresh start? Even though it means the end of a weekend, I've always loved Mondays! It's a clean slate and an opportunity to start anew, and every Monday morning it almost feels like the possibilities for success...

Mom’s Favorite Breakfast in Bed: 5 Healthy Pancake Recipes

Mom’s Favorite Breakfast in Bed: 5 Healthy Pancake Recipes

In the spirit of Christmas and all things holiday-related, why not give yourself the gift of an amazing breakfast this year?! I know...the idea of COOKING another meal probably doesn't sound like much of a gift, right? Unless you find someone else into doing the...

Holiday Survival Guide: How to Maintain Your Weight During the Holidays

Holiday Survival Guide: How to Maintain Your Weight During the Holidays

Happy, happy holidays! I love this time of year because I get to (hopefully) slow down a bit and spend extra time with family and friends AND...let’s be honest...enjoy all those holiday foods too! But, without a solid holiday transformation survival plan in place, I...

Going Bananas for the Best Banana Bread + Muffin Recipe

Going Bananas for the Best Banana Bread + Muffin Recipe

Now that we've all recovered from our turkey tryptophan-induced comas and the Black Friday craziness, are you ready to eat some more?! Ha. Whether you're trying to get rid of any extra ingredients you may have gone a little overboard on at the store, or you're just...

Holiday At-Home Stepladder Workout

Holiday At-Home Stepladder Workout

Even though the holidays are here, you can still sleigh 😉 your workouts and reach all your transformation goals. When you add your normal daily life to your now seasonal Mrs. Claus duties, it can feel overwhelming to find time to workout. Add those tasty holiday...

A Powell Twist on Thanksgiving Dinner

A Powell Twist on Thanksgiving Dinner

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, I get a lot of questions about how to enjoy this Day of Gratitude without breaking your calorie budget! Never fear, though, help is here. 🙂 Today I'm sharing our Powell Thanksgiving family favorites that will save you...

Find Your WHY + Why We Created The Transform App

Find Your WHY + Why We Created The Transform App

People often ask Chris and me why we created The TRANSFORM App. It's actually one of my favorite questions to answer, and if you hadn't noticed, it's also one of Chris' favorite topics to talk about. The short answer: We are not only passionate about helping others...

5 Ways to Practice Mindful Eating This Holiday Season

5 Ways to Practice Mindful Eating This Holiday Season

It's the most delicious...I mean, wonderful 😉 time of the year! With all the pumpkin spice, peppermint mocha, and snickerdoodle cookies galore, it's easy to go into the last couple months of the year and undo a lot of the progress we've made during the year. These...

Powell Packed-Approved Quick + Easy Waffle Recipes

Powell Packed-Approved Quick + Easy Waffle Recipes

Two weeks ago, life was go, go, go, and the idea of making a hot breakfast for my kids every morning was laughable, to say the least! Nowadays, I’m making multi-course meals just to pass the time! Kidding…kinda’. But really, staying indoors and slowing life down a bit...

Immune-Boosting Tips to Stay Fit + Healthy

Immune-Boosting Tips to Stay Fit + Healthy

What a crazy week this has been, amiright?! Spring break has an entirely new meaning, especially for those around the country with school closures. If you're feeling panicked about COVID-19, know that you're not alone. What's going on in the world and in our country...

International Women’s Day: Life Lessons for My Daughters

International Women’s Day: Life Lessons for My Daughters

"A mother who radiates self-love and self-acceptance actually vaccinates her daughter against low self-esteem." - Naomi Wolf This International Women's Day has got me thinking pretty hard about my job as a mother, especially when I've been handed the gift and...

Afraid of Fat: The Good, the Bad, and a Loaded Avocado Recipe!

Afraid of Fat: The Good, the Bad, and a Loaded Avocado Recipe!

Avocado, cheese, and peanut butter lovers, I see you. Wondering what these foods have in common besides tasting great? They're all high in good, healthy fats, you know, the kind that help to keep your skin looking hydrated and healthy (🙋‍♀️yes, please!). With all the...