Showing posts from March, 2014

How our family stays Heart Healthy!

**This post is sponsored by Campbell Soup Company**
Today we want to share with you how our family stays Heart Healthy!  First of all, we are BIG TIME EATERS. Second, we are BIG TIME FITNESS BUFFS. With that being said, we balance the two by cooking and eating HEALTHY and natural meals that fuel our body properly.

We love to eat fresh fruits and veggies throughout the day. Our favorites include strawberries, bananas, watermelon, carrots, celery, broccoli and mushrooms. (Okay, mushrooms are just Kelsey's thing, Jared HATES them! haha) 
We LOVE to spend time together in the kitchen. It's kinda our thing. We enjoy using healthy ingredients to make amazingly tasty and nutritious meals! Our favorite dinner to cook is some version of chicken with roasted veggies on the side.  When we're apart, we take pictures of our food and send to the other so we can enjoy what they're having too.
For the fitness side of staying heart healthy, we are for…

Alpine Valley Bread Review

Alpine Valley sent us some of their bread to review! Here's some info from their website: We specialize in manufacturing and distributing flavorful Organic Whole Grain Bread, as well as, Private Label breads, buns and rolls. Our commitment is to baking high-quality products with the finest possible ingredients.We are a family owned and operated business dedicated to providing you and your family with nutritious, great tasting, natural organic whole grain breads. Starting with Certified Organic and certified Kosher ingredients that ensure the nutritional value necessary to receive the Whole Grain Stamp of Approval. You will find our breads to be filled with simple organic ingredients that satiate the palate with every bite and provide whole grain health to you and your little ones. Our breads are high in natural fiber, protein and other organic ingredients. We use organic flour. The baking starts each day using all natural, fresh ground wheat flour. We sweeten our bread…

Staying Healthy as Newlyweds

We were recently interviewed on Adam and Devon Bate's Lifestyle Accountability Show discussing how we stay healthy as newlyweds. 
Check it out!

Hope you enjoy it! 
- J&K

Cocogo Review

Cocogo sent us some drink mixes to review! Here's some info about the company: Cocogo is a new premium sports drink made with real fruit and coconut water in stick pack. It is the best tasting, best performance sports drink. It tastes better because it’s all-natural and isn’t overly sweet. Not only do people prefer the taste, they credit Cocogo for steady energy, no muscle cramps, being easy on the stomach, and preventing “the bonk.” And when you compare Cocogo to other sports drinks, you’ll see the proof: Cocogo offers the best balance of electrolytes, contains an ideal blend of sugars, and has seven essential vitamins. Here's info from their website: Dehydration is as much an issue for athletes as it is for average Janes and Joes. When your body loses water through sweat, digestion, and even breathing, you’re also losing key nutrients that help you function. Without proper hydration and electrolyte balance, you’ll experience very real effects:
Fatigue and less ener…

Source Organic Whey Protein Review

Source Organic sent us some protein powder to review! Here's some info from their website: Pure Organic whey from the milk of grass-fed Jersey cows21 grams of protein and 4.9 grams of Branched Chain Amino Acids (BCAA’s) per servingIndependently tested and verified 150mg of glutathione/servingThe only USDA Organic, Non-GMO Project verified, and American Humane Association certified, certified Kosher, made in the USA whey proteinNo added sweeteners, preservatives, colors, or flavors.Unique flavor, texture, and nutrition of unadulterated whey proteinSoy-free, gluten-free, hormone-free, and acid-and-bleach-free processing  ********************************************** Our Review: We LOVED that this protein has NO artificial sweeteners! We are doing our best to eliminate all artificial ingredients from our eating habits. We are also trying to eat organic and natural as much as possible (and as much as our budget will allow). This protein was full of HEALTHY and ORGANIC ingredients! 

Eatrageous Chips Review

Eatrageous sent us some chips to review! Here's some info from their website: Well seasoned entrepreneurs Andrew Gitlin and Gayle Sanders believe first and foremost in bringing innovation to everything they do. Andrew and Gayle founded Eatrageous because they hoped to redefine the way we think about snacks.

They wondered why chips had to be fried, baked, and flat—why we automatically associated guilt and grease with chips—why we could never get a full ounce of chips for 100 calories.

From there, they got busy creating a chip that would answer these questions and rattle the taste buds of snackers across the globe. The result is a snack chip that’s different in every way. No guilt, no grease. Just pure taste and crunch in 100 calories per full one ounce serving. 
Want the healthiest snack? Eat a carrot.

We’re first to admit we would all be better off eating more carrots, apples, and bananas. Across the snack spectru…

Vegan Garden Review

We were sent some meals to review. Here's some info about the company from their website:
The Vegan Garden is a family owned business based in the San Francisco Bay area. Our online vegan food delivery services promise you fresh and delicious readymade a la carte vegan meals, vegan meal plans, vegan weight loss plans, vegan gluten-free plans and vegan desserts, all delivered to your door! Our services are convenient, affordable, and of the best quality. Each vegan meal we serve is low fat, low calorie, cruelty- free, free from trans-fat and cholesterol and prepared mostly using locally and organically grown ingredients.The Vegan Garden is a cruelty-free facility. We cater to people already living on a plant-based diet looking for convenience while refusing to compromise on great taste, people who are transitioning to a plant based diet but are not sure where to begin, or people who are looking to lose weight while keeping cruelty-free. We at The Vegan Garden believe …


THE FEED sent us a customized box to review! Here's some info about their system from their website: Eating right for your workout starts with eating right all day long.Based on our work with the best cyclists, runners, triathletes, and mountaineers in the world, we’ve found that they all had 5 fundamental tricks to eating right and fueling their bodies. This is The Feed System. Follow it, and in just one week, you will feel more energized, and get more out of every workout. The Feed is for everyone.You don’t have to be attempting to break a world record to see results. We took the core fundamentals that fuel elite athletes and simplified them. Whether you’re competing in The Tour de France, training for an Ironman, or just want to supercharge your body for your next ride, race, spin class, or crossfit workout, this is how you do it. The secret is to make it simple and convenient.It all comes down to this: When you feed better, you feel better. You just need to hydrate more…