Healthy Workplace with Laura Pappas, Episode 19

Sitting at a desk all day can be killer for your health. We are always looking for ways to improve our environment and what we consume, but what can we do in an office setting? How can you make your workplace healthier? On this episode, we are joined by Laura Pappas who, in addition to […]

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Medicinal Benefits of Garlic, Episode 18

Garlic is one of the earliest documented medicinal plants in history.  From the ancient Greeks to the Egyptians, and all the way to research studies being conducted today, garlic continues to be a focus for its extraordinary health benefits.  Stick with us as we talk through the history of this wonder plant and some of its […]

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Look Back at 2017, Episode 17

2017 was a huge year for both Larisa and Alison from a health perspective. For starters, we launched the Crunchy Cocktail Hour podcast!  Join us as we delve into our health priorities from 2017 and the trends that were all over that year. Links mentioned in this episode: Drink Recipe: Mocha Cappuccino Martini Natural Deodorants Alison’s Deodorant […]

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Crunchy Daycare, Episode 14

Deciding to or needing to send your child to daycare can be an incredibly difficult decision, especially when you are trying to create the healthiest environment possible for your child. However, if you choose your school correctly and work closely with the teachers and directors, you will find you can foster not only a healthy […]

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Health Trends of 2018, Episode 13

Jade rolling, collagen, new diets, and more.  Check out our picks for which health trends are taking over 2018!  The question is – which ones are you willing to try? Links mentioned in this episode: Drink Recipe: Grab your favorite beer! Moringa Benefits Hormonal Balance, Digestion, Mood and More Low FODMAP Diet Here’s Why You […]

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The Only Healthy Way to Detox, Episode 11

The new year is upon us and it’s a great time to detox and get your body in tip-top shape!  Why do we need to detox?  What does detoxing even mean?  How do we detox?  We’re about to tell you! Links mentioned in this episode: Drink Recipe: Ginger Tumeric Margarita Cooking oils and smoke points […]

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New Years Resolutions, Episode 10

Happy New Year!  Before you set your resolutions for the year, listen in as we set ours and give you our best tips for making those goals stick! Links mentioned in this episode: Drink Recipe: Classic Champagne Cocktail Peloton ($100 off your accessories order with this link) Kombucha Kit Learning Tower 30 Day Yoga Challenge Why I Ditch […]

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Holiday Traditions, Episode 09

How old was Alison when she found out Santa wasn’t real?  Why does Larisa call her tree a “New Years” tree?  Oh – and what are those strange dolls below?  Get cozy and chat holiday traditions with us! Links mentioned in this episode: Drink Recipe: Holiday Sangria Larisa’s holiday gift guide with a healthy spin Boozy advent […]

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Grocery Store Hacks, Episode 08

Who does the grocery shopping in your house?  Brown eggs or white eggs – which one is better?  Where is the garlic capital of the world?  All this and more as Larisa and Alison dive into somewhat unknown, but vitally important, grocery store hacks. Links mentioned in this episode: Drink Recipe: Charred Blood Orange Negroni What produce […]

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The Importance of Sleep, Episode 07

Sleep plays an important role in both physical and mental health.  Just as important as the food you eat and the air you breathe, sleep can positively and negatively impact your health.  So why do we sometimes neglect this need and is it really worth it?  Digging into the facts, Alison attempts to convince Larisa […]

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