Beat the Heat

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Many of us like to take advantage of the warmer weather and extra hours of sunlight this time of year. However, take extra care of yourself when working out in the heat. Read this article from Shape.com to ensure your safety.

Strawberries with Chocolate Protein Dipping Sauce

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If you’re headed to a 4th of July get together, take advantage of the opportunity to take a light and delicious dish you know you can eat without blowing all of your calories. Self.com had an outstanding article with 10 make-ahead side dishes. Consider this strawberry with chocolate protein dipping sauce featured in their article from amyshealthybaking.com. It’s only 110 calories per serving and you can change up the fruit if you would like!

(Makes 2 servings)

Ingredients:

1 cup (240g) Organics plain nonfat Greek yogurt

1 ½ tbsp unsweetened cocoa powder

1 ½ tsp powdered stevia

1 ½ cups (210g) fresh strawberries

Instructions:

  1. Add the Greek yogurt, cocoa powder, and stevia to a small bowl. Stir until smooth. Serve with the fresh strawberries.

Healthy Eating at a Barbecue

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It’s barbecue season! Eating healthy at a cookout can be tough, but you can enjoy yourself even in a challenging setting. To find out ways to savor your favorite summer dishes, check out these tips from self.com here.

Get Bikini-Body Ready

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Summertime is upon us, and if you’re worried that you’re not quite ready to step out in your bikini, you are not alone! We found an article with 8 last minute tricks to get bikini- body ready courtesy of Results Fitness. Check it out here!

Stay Cool with Watermelon

recipe-watermelonThe dog days of summer are quickly drawing to a close here in Oklahoma. Though it’s no longer sweltering, it’s also definitely not cold! Enjoy some fun days on the patio with one of these awesome watermelon recipes from Shape magazine, and share your favorites!