Healthy Travel Food – The Ultimate Packing Lists for Eating Right on a Trip

Healthy Travel Food - The Ultimate Packing Lists for Eating Right on a Trip

I’m a busy single mom who does a lot of traveling, with and without my kids. Part of my journey to excellent health was learning habits and recipes that we enjoyed, that happened to also be really nutritious. But another major step was key to my being able to rehab my family’s health, many years…

Herxheimer Reaction: What Is It, How Do I Clear It?

Blog: Herxheimer Reaction: What Is It, How Do I Clear It? Image of woman holding her head in pain.

In the past 5 years, my team and I have now guided almost 13,000 people through a 26-day process of systematically cleansing their colon, liver, kidneys, gallbladder, lymphatic system, and blood. The benefits are profound, and are noticeable for virtually everyone completing the detox program. While the focus of this article is temporary symptoms experienced…

8 Detoxifying Drinks: What Works? What Doesn’t?

Assorted colors of detoxifying drinks

These days, everyone is doing a “detox,” and there are so many programs and protocols out there claiming to have the best detoxifying drinks. How do you sift through the noise, to find something truly effective? I’m a 25-year researcher in human detoxification. My grandmother, who beat cancer with the highly detoxifying Gerson protocol, after…

Green Smoothies for Thyroid Health? My Hashimotos Journey

Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis and other thyroid health disorders are becoming an epidemic, with 20 million Americans, and 200 million worldwide diagnosed with thyroid disease. Hashimoto’s is the most common thyroid disease in America, affecting nearly 14 million people. According to thyroid.org, 60 percent of those with thyroid disease don’t even know that they have it! And…

Does everything that goes in your mouth have to TASTE good?

“I can’t get my family to drink green smoothies because they don’t taste good!” We just celebrated 10 years of being “GreenSmoothieGirl” online, and 20 years of drinking at least one quart of green smoothie a day, myself, plus feeding them to my kids. I don’t even REMEMBER smoothies and green juice and vegetables not…

Why Do I Get Constipated or Not Lose Weight On Green Smoothies?

Why Do I Get Constipated or Not Lose Weight On Green Smoothies?

Dear GreenSmoothieGirl: I’m drinking green smoothies, and you said they were low calorie, high nutrition! Why have I GAINED two pounds in the last two weeks? Answer: Most people quickly LOSE weight on green smoothies, and most people’s digestion improves, in my research (discussed in depth in The Green Smoothies Diet.) Logic bears that out,…