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5 Tips For Easy Food Prep

Im going to teach you how to plan to succeed, and make it so efficient that you can’t afford NOT to do it! When you learn how to make meal prep a sacred ritual in your busy life and honor it, you will make it a priority and schedule around it so you never miss a week. Personally, I think that cooking and doing your food preparation is one of the highest acts of self love you can participate in and it keeps giving back all throughout the week. 
I will show you exactly what I do to set myself up for a week of successful eating and my top 5 tips for a successful food prep.  Continue reading 5 Tips For Easy Food Prep

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Transformation | Chris

Chris         Before- 185lbs Sept 2014           After- 168lbs Feb 2015 In March, I was diagnosed with an auto-immune issue coupled with Candida (yeast imbalance throughout the GI tract). My physician gave me a minimal food list and no help. Mera looked at my options and developed a menu including tasty recipes that made the whole process manageable. In a … Continue reading Transformation | Chris

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Transformation | Angela

Angela Before – 192lbs Feb ‘15              After – 158lbs June ‘15 February 2015 I was working out 3x a week and not making progress. I was depressed in every aspect of my life. I would use unhealthy food to feed my emotions. When I started Mera’s 30 day cleanse I wasn’t sure if it was something I could do, … Continue reading Transformation | Angela

Cajun Veggie Chips

Here’s a nutritious way to enjoy some crunchy, tasty chips. By thinly slicing and baking vegetables, you’re able to get your chip fix without tanking your fitness results. Make a large batch on the weekend and portion your veggie chips out into ziplock bags for the week. Ingredients: 2 lbs of root vegetables, thinly sliced (sweet potato, parsnips, beets or carrots) Sea salt Cajun spice … Continue reading Cajun Veggie Chips

Cauliflower Mashed Potatoes

Ingredients: 8 cups bite-size cauliflower florets (about 1 large head) 4 cloves garlic, crushed and peeled 1/3 cup nonfat buttermilk (see Tip below) 4 teaspoons extra-virgin olive oil, divided 1 teaspoon grass fed butter 1/2 teaspoon sea salt Freshly ground pepper to taste Snipped fresh chives for garnish Directions: Place cauliflower florets and garlic in a steamer basket over boiling water, cover and steam until … Continue reading Cauliflower Mashed Potatoes

Coconut Ginger Macaroons

Ingredients: 3 egg whites 1 tsp raw honey ½ tsp stevia 2 tsp organic vanilla extract 2 tsp fresh grated ginger 1 cup unsweetened shredded coconut 1 cup unsweetened coconut flakes Instructions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees F In a large bowl, whisk egg whites until light and cloudy. Add stevia, honey, vanilla and ginger. Fold in shredded coconut and coconut flakes until combined. Line … Continue reading Coconut Ginger Macaroons

Banana Zucchini Bread

Ingredients: 1 cup coconut flour 1 cup oat flour 1 cup rolled oats (Quaker Old Fashioned Oats) 1 1⁄2teaspoons baking powder 1 1⁄2teaspoons baking soda 1 1⁄2teaspoons cinnamon 1⁄4teaspoon ground allspice 1⁄4teaspoon freshly ground nutmeg 1 teaspoon salt 4 eggs (or Egg Beaters to cut some calories) 1⁄2cups honey 1⁄4cup oil (coconut or avocado oil) 1⁄2cup sugar free applesauce 2 medium overripe bananas, mashed (the … Continue reading Banana Zucchini Bread

Hormone Imbalance & Solutions

The most common reasons for hormonal imbalances are: Poor sleep. Many people sleep poorly, either because of pre-existing health issues or poor sleep hygiene. Talk to your clients about their bedtime ritual. Are they looking at their phone or a bright screen? Is their room dark and cool? Is their bed and pillow comfortable?   High stress. At Meras Warriors, we talk about primary foods, … Continue reading Hormone Imbalance & Solutions

Glute Activation- The Key To Building A Great Butt

Glute Activation- The Key To Building A Great Butt Glute Activation is critical to a great leg workout. It is the number one way to ensure you are activating your glutes properly (and not just your thighs) during your workout. Glute activation is an exercise that you do prior to staring your leg workout or cardio to activate or ‘turn on’ your glute muscles and … Continue reading Glute Activation- The Key To Building A Great Butt

Protein Energy Balls

      INGREDIENTS 1 cup almond butter ½ scoop chocolate protein powder 1 Tbsp chia seeds 1 Tbsp dark chocolate chips 1 tsp cacao powder 1 tsp cinnamon powder 1 tsp maca powder 1 tsp pumpkin seeds ¼ tsp sea salt splash almond milk (add more if mix is dry and not sticking) 1 tsp stevia INSTRUCTIONS Mix all ingredients together. Make into 1 … Continue reading Protein Energy Balls

Breakfast Cups

Apple Banana Quinoa Breakfast Cups Muffins for Breakfast? Yes Please! Lucky for you, I’ve created a recipe that is completely clean: no gluten, dairy, or refined sugars! You can have your muffin and eat it, too. Get that sweet fix without causing damage to your body or derailing your diet. These are great for kids and are perfect for the back to school too! Our … Continue reading Breakfast Cups