3 Simple Habits For Your Health

During the pandemic we’ve gotten used to certain behaviors: making coffee, reading the news, playing a game on a phone, checking our email.  These actions now account for nearly half of the average person’s daily activities, according to research by Wendy Wood, a psychology professor at the University of Southern California and author of Good Habits, Bad Habits. “We do the same thing in the same context almost every day,” she says. “And we do it without thinking about it.” Intentionally or not, we’ve spent the past year or so creating new, often unhealthy habits.

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Start Your Day With A Spinach Smoothie

I originally wrote this post in 2016 but have updated it with more info and photos.

 

 

Why eat spinach?

 

I love spinach. Spinach is one of the healthiest vegetables you can eat.   It is a super food loaded with tons of nutrients in a low-calorie package. Dark leafy greens like spinach are important for skin and hair, bone health, and provide protein, iron, vitamins and minerals. Just do a search for the word spinach and you will see pages of articles  on the health benefits of spinach. Just eating one serving of spinach a day can make your brain 11 years younger.  A diet rich in leafy green vegetables help prevent cognitive decline according to recent research.   It slows the aging process. Read More