A recent survey suggests that the top way to combat the afternoon crash is snacking! Check out these on-the-go snacking tips from top RD Dawn Jackson Blatner and grab this “quality calorie” cookie! It’s the most perfect after-meal (or afternoon) treat since mint can help bust a craving.
Skip the sugar high and go for a protein crunch. Grabbing that office sweet seems like a quick pick-me-up, but you know from experience it will leave you with an energy crash. Instead keep a stash of energizing almonds at your desk. Want to sweeten them up? Pair them with freeze-dried strawberries.
Green Detox Smoothie
Recipe created by celebrity trainer Jen Widerstrom and featured in her book “Diet Right for Your Personality Type”
Quick and easy to make, this smoothie made with spinach, beets, almond milk and cucumber is ideal as a refreshing detox. Prepare in advance...
If you're sitting in an office space on any given afternoon, you've thought of a trillion other places you would rather be. In fact, research shows that work productivity suffers during afternoon crashes for business people across the country.
Choose one thing each day to improve on from the day before. It could include packing a healthy lunch, going to the gym or getting to bed early. Moments become minutes and minutes become days, ultimately leading to a greater year based on simple improvements.