Staying Fit Through Pregnancy, Part (5) Five: DIET – What to Eat!

I’m Not Fat, I’m Pregnant! Unfortunately, more and more pregnant women are having to say this since nearly half of women of childbearing age are overweight or obese…thus making it more difficult to spot the baby bump.  However,  as I have discussed in my prior posts here and here, a great workout…

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Sugar-free Cookies ~ EASY Gingerbread Men ~ Paleo

Grain free, sugar-free cookies with no preservatives or additives, just wholesome goodness! My boys get excited anytime they get to eat food in various shapes and forms. I am often making monster faces and smiley face arrangements with their food. Thus, when I found a cookie cutter in the shape…

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Staying Fit Through Pregnancy, Part (3) Three: DIET – Fetal Programming (for a healthy baby)

What You Eat While Pregnant Determines If Your Child Will Be Obese or Athletic.  In my healthy pregnancy series part one and two, we exhausted why exercise is so important for a pregnant mother, so what about nutrition? Many think that it is okay to eat junk, for all they…

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Staying Fit Through Pregnancy, Part (1) One:  EXERCISE During Pregnancy

Staying Active and Fit While Pregnant Will Make You (and Your Child) More Athletic, Healthy, and Smart. Ah you’re pregnant (or wanting to become pregnant, or know someone who is) and worried about fitness and diet (as most mothers are). Today, an increasing number of females are active (recreationally and/or competitively),…

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