The #1 Must-Have Healthy Holiday Gift

By Hayley Gurriell, Skinny Gene Intern In search of a holiday gift that will have its recipient tearing the box open to try it out right away? No, it’s not the iPhone 6 plus, although it can be used in conjunction with one! This nifty gadget takes living a healthier lifestyle to a whole new […]

Fitness Gifts Under $5

By Hayley Gurriell, Skinny Gene Intern This is a great article from Popsugar that suggests a variety of inexpensive gift ideas for that fit friend or family member in your life. Still need a present for that holiday party’s white elephant game? Pack more punch with a combination of 3 or 4 of these items […]

The Winner: Oranges vs Brussels Sprouts

The winner of the forth Produce Playoff, head-to-head matchup, Orange vs Brussels Sprout,  is….   ORANGE   Here’s how the Outrageous Oranges outplayed  the Banging Brussels Sprouts.. Unfortunately the Brussels Sprouts had a tough day, they were over cooked, lowering the amounts of their star nutrients allowing the quick attack of the oranges to dominate. […]

Produce Playoffs: Oranges vs Brussels Sprouts

  March Madness brings out the best of the best teams to compete in head-to-head matchups on the basketball court!  In honor of the march mayhem, Skinny Gene presents the Produce Playoffs!  Just like the big dance, anything can happen on any given day as these super foods go head-to-head!  Whatever the outcome, all of these foods are winners! SEE […]

The Winner: Zucchini vs Sweet Potato

The winner of the third Produce Playoff, head-to-head matchup is….   SWEET POTATO Here’s how the Sweet Potatoes swept the Zucchinis.. The Sweet Potatoes – the Vitamin A powerhouse was just too much for the out of season zucchini.  Vitamin A had an outstanding game providing 438% of the daily value.  Lights out for Houdini! […]

THE WINNER: Eggplant vs Beets

The winner of the second Produce Playoff, head-to-head matchup is….   BEETS   The beets beat out the eggplants team with the phenomenal play of the phytonutrients and antioxidants, just too much for the low calorie eggplants to handle! Once again, the fans support was heavily lopsided.  By the looks of  it, 71% of the fans in […]

Produce Playoffs: Zucchini vs Sweet Potato

  March Madness brings out the best of the best teams to compete in head-to-head matchups on the basketball court!  In honor of the march mayhem, Skinny Gene presents the Produce Playoffs!  Just like the big dance, anything can happen on any given day as these super foods go head-to-head!  Whatever the outcome, all of these foods are winners! SEE […]

Produce Playoffs: Eggplant vs Beets

  March Madness brings out the best of the best teams to compete in head-to-head matchups on the basketball court!  In honor of the march mayhem, Skinny Gene presents the Produce Playoffs!  Just like the big dance, anything can happen on any given day as these super foods go head-to-head!  Whatever the outcome, all of these foods are winners! SEE […]

The Winner: Pear vs. Asparagus Matchup

The winner of the first Produce Playoff, head-to-head matchup is….   ASPARAGUS   Great match up, but the antioxidant level and vitamin play of the Asparagus team dominated the Pears.  Fiber played great defense for both teams limiting spikes in blood sugars and keeping the hearts healthy! Gotta say, the Asparagus fans really showed up for this one! […]

Produce Playoffs: Pear vs. Asparagus

March Madness brings out the best of the best teams to compete in head-to-head matchups on the basketball court!  In honor of the march mayhem, Skinny Gene presents the Produce Playoffs!  Just like the big dance, anything can happen on any given day as these super foods go head-to-head!  Whatever the outcome, all of these foods are winners! SEE RULES […]

March Madness Produce Playoffs

March Madness brings out the best of the best teams to compete in head-to-head matchups on the basketball court!  In honor of the march mayhem, Skinny Gene presents the Produce Playoffs!  Just like the big dance, anything can happen on any given day as these super foods go head-to-head!  Whatever the outcome, all of these foods are winners!   HOW […]

January’s FREE Program: Your Plan for Creating a Healthy New Year

We want to help you kick off the New Year to a healthy start!   When we got together to talk about what we could do to help you this New Year, we came across these interesting statistics. It turns out that exercising more and losing weight are the top 2 and 3 most popular New […]

Diabetes Awareness Month: Fitness Program Giveaway

November is National Diabetes Month!!! We know the best way to fight diabetes is through food and fitness. Eating a healthy diet and exercising are essential for living a healthy lifestyle and preventing the development of type 2 diabetes. That’s why we are so excited to kick off National Diabetes Month with a giveaway from one of our […]

Green Giveaway: Set of Reusable Bags!

I love reusable bags and the cuter they are, the better. That is why I am so in love with Callie’s Craft Cottage on Etsy and we have partnered up with them to giveaway a free set of reusable bags to one lucky Skinny Gene Healthy Momma! Bringing your own grocery bags can not only […]

Giveaway: Win A Tracking Bracelet!

I don’t know about you, but I feel like I went to sleep and woke up to August. I can’t believe summer is almost over, and it’s back to school time. This summer has been a struggle for me in making sure I get in my exercise and stay on top of my healthy eating. […]

*WINNER* for the March Madness Giveaway from Camilee Designs!

We have a winner for the beautiful personalized necklace from Camilee Designs….such a fantastic piece of jewelry!  Thanks for all your posts, comments and sharing and be on the lookout for more contests coming up soon.  Our winner is….drumroll, please! Ellen C.: I liked your page and shared it. Thanks for the chance. Thanks to all […]

March Madness Giveaway: Personalized Necklace from Camilee Designs

In March, we look to new beginnings as Spring arrives on our doorsteps in a flurry of mixed-up weather, cleaning and breaks from school.  Spring is a season for cleaning and getting things in order after being cooped up inside all winter long, and it’s also a great time to reevaluate your goals for fitness and health […]

*WINNER* Personalized My Valentine Charm Necklace Giveaway

We have a winner for the personalize charm necklace giveaway and it is….(drumroll, please!)….. Comment #4 Tiffany Turner You will be contacted about your prize and thanks you to all of you for participating in this giveaway! We have some other really cute giveaways coming up so be on the lookout for those in the near […]

Giveaway- My Valentine Personalized Charm Necklace

There is no remedy for love but to love more…Henry David Thoreau February is American Heart Month…what are you doing to keep your heart healthy?   A healthy heart is the center of your body and what gives love to your family, friends and others.   This month, in honor of Valentine’s Day, we are […]

*WINNERS* Food Journal Giveaway from Around the Plate and Skinny Gene Project

We have the winners of our super fun food tracker/kids tracker giveaway and here they are! Drumroll, please…. The winners of the food journals are: Sarah Davis Serena Powell The winner of the kids food journal is: Katy A. Congratulations to our winners and be on the look out for a special bonus with your […]

Giveaway – Win a Free Food Journal

Giveaway to begin 1/24 3 PRIZES, 5 CHANCES TO WIN A FREE FOOD JOURNAL I have to admit….it’s only the third week in January and I already find myself backsliding. Thankfully, I have inspirational reasons for keeping my new year’s goals and so I am sticking to them.  How about you?  Have you kept all […]

*Winner* January Giveaway: Recipe Book

We had a great response to this contest and we have a winner….drumroll, please! The winner is Kimberly Wright with this comment: Like Skinny Genes Healthy Mommas on Facebook (Kimberly Fine Wright) Congratulations Kimberly, we’ll be in touch with information on sending your prize. Thanks to all who participated and be on the lookout for […]

January Giveaway: Your Plan for Creating a Healthy New Year

Has the magic of the New Year already begun to fade?   Regardless of whether you celebrated the New Year on a cozy couch at home, with anintimate group of family and friends, or rung in the New Year at some big bash, you may have felt a bit of the magic that the New […]