• GEM The Future of Vitamins

    NOW! I can offer 50% OFF!!!!!!!!!!! Click HERE!!! I’ve mentioned before that I have some MEGA pain in my hands, elbows, neck and back. We are talking sharp, stabbing, burning pain. Somedays it’s all I have in me to get out of bed. I know I’m not alone. I know a lot of Peanuts have the same aches and pains. Some of you have way, way worse than I do. I’m telling you this aging thing is NOT for sissies! I have a doctor’s appointment tomorrow the 22nd HOPEFULLY I can get some answers! Of course, Idaho being IDAHO we are in the middle of a snow squall. So, MAYBE I…

  • 4 Practical Ways to Achieve Your Dream Body for the Summer

    Are you ready to get the body of your dreams for summer? Diet and exercise are indeed essential components of any successful weight loss plan. But there are other ways to achieve your dream body without starting a strict diet or going to the gym. This article will discuss four practical ways that you can use to achieve your desired results without breaking the bank or taking on too much effort. With these tips and tricks, you can have a healthy and fit body in no time! 1. Get Adequate Sleep Getting enough quality rest is one of the most critical steps to achieving your dream body. Studies demonstrate that…

  • Sugar Cookies

    Sugar Cookie Dreams! #nakednutrition

    Since this blog has been in existence I’ve been on the never ending quest to lose weight.  I have GOT TO start hiding myself better after I do manage to lose a few pounds because they always find me!! I know one of The Peanuts suggested I stop saying lose because losing means eventually FINDING. So ditch ’em? Anywayyyyyyyyyyy………. squirrel Christmas time is my downfall.  There are so many tasty treats everywhere I go. Yes, in my own kitchen as well. With sugar cookies at the top of that temptation list. Does anything taste better than a warm fresh from the oven sugar cookie? Naked Nutrition to the rescue The…

  • Halloween decor

    Naked Shake #1 Fan! Pumpkin Spice! #nakednutrition

    Hello my little Peanuts, it’s officially Fall. Which means I can officially decorate without anyone raising an eyebrow! (Baaawaahhhhaaaa like #1 that would stop me and #2 that I actually waited!!) This years theme? Pumpkin! Pumpkin Spice!! Pumpkin EVERYTHING!! From the color to Protein powder! Pumpkin everyTHING! Decorations I’ve added a few new decorations like this trio of Pumpkins from leftover beams from our deck. (I knew those would come in handy someday!) I am wrapped up in my pumpkin colored afghan, with my new pumpkin Spice candle burning. Side Note Idaho got cold and rainy this past week. I am freezing inside my house!! It didn’t help that some…

  • Dopamine

    It’s Not You, It’s the Dopamine: The Science Behind Binge Eating

    Binge eaters deal with a lot of shame. Many often wonder why they can’t just have some willpower, ignore cravings, and lose weight. It gets worse when these binge eaters compare themselves to their friends who don’t binge. If some people don’t struggle with binge eating, why do others? It turns out that there’s a scientific reason for binge eating: dopamine. Resources like GoEatRightNow.com, scientific studies, and psychologists agree: dopamine plays a key role in binge eating. Some people binge eat for the same reason that others smoke; Their brains are simply hardwired for it. It’s not a matter of willpower, so stop beating yourself up because you can’t “just” stop…

  • Obesity: What next?

    Overweight and obesity are global trends affecting millions of people worldwide. Almost half the population of the United States has a bit of extra weight, while each third American has obesity. Many people believe obesity is just an aesthetic problem and do not realize its health complications. However, having trouble finding brands that fit your body is not a problem at all compared to the damage it does to your internal organs.  What is obesity? Obesity is commonly defined as having an excess of body fat. The commonly accepted way to tell if you are obese or not is by measuring your Body Mass Index, or BMI. If you are…