Pregnancy Life with Gestational Diabetes

Pregnancy Life with Gestational Diabetes

I’ve had a fantastic pregnancy. I have loved every moment of this (my first) pregnancy. Everything was awesome until Week 30 when I was tested for gestational diabetes. My world of eating whatever I wanted (within reason) died the day I received the call with results. What Is Gestational Diabetes? Gestational diabetes occurs when your pancreas…

Healthy Cookout Recipes

Heading out for a cookout this weekend and looking for some recipes that will be tasty and healthy at the same time? This past Monday’s show with Jasmine (Healthy Jasmine) and Liza (aMusingFoodie) brought us multiple recipes for really tasty yet healthy options. If you’re hosting the party and planning the menu, try to keep…

Healthy Cookout Options

Summer is here, and cookouts become a nightly experience. How can we make the best choices for a healthy cookout when we’re grilling out with friends and family? Just in time for the 4th of July celebration weekend, Mamavation TV is going to talk about healthy cookout options. What’s Mamavation TV? Mamavation TV is a…

safer grilling guide

Avoiding Toxic Foods at Your Backyard Barbeque

The summer season is upon us and that means it’s time to eat out — outdoors, I mean! From holiday parties to lazy summer family days, the kids will be running around the yard while you grill up food. But is that barbeque safe? Meats and buns can be loaded with dangerous toxins. Mamavation’s Guide to Safe…

Recap of Week 1 for the #LivingNowFoods Campaign

#LivingNowFoods 30 Day Gluten Free Challenge – Week 1

Disclosure: Bookieboo LLC was compensated for organizing a blogger ambassador campaign with Living Now Foods. Bookieboo LLC does NOT work with companies that contain genetically modified ingredients in the consumable part of the product and Living Now™ Foods fits that criteria. You can rest assured that we take your health seriously when we align with brands. Reminder:…

Recipes for the Busy Family

Most of us are so busy during the week (and even the weekends) that we find ourselves struggling to put a decent, healthy dinner on the table for our families. Sometimes, that pushes us to pick something up through a drive-thru or the grocery deli which leads to feeding our families processed junk. During our…