Alexa Schirm

Hi there, I’m Alexa!

As a nutritionist, I have a passion for helping you use real foods to create realistic changes into your life by incorporating good nutrition for the whole picture of health and wellness.

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Egg Roll in a Bowl

Egg Roll in a Bowl |

What would it take for you to lose weight, gain energy and feel amazing in every aspect of your life? What if I told you this could be achieved while eating really, really, really amazing food?

Psst… you don’t believe me do you?

I’m talking about loaded sweet potato nachos, cheesy chicken & broccoli casserole, steak, cuban bowls, butternut squash curry and an amazing assortment of veggies done right.

Believe it, because it can be done and has been done. I am ecstatic to release all of the details to you soon, but for now know that you can see this change in just 28-days of guided support to cleanse your system utilizing your own body’s natural detox pathways. It is pretty remarkable stuff and pretty delicious at that.

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Make It Paleo 2 Book Review and Giveaway

I am so honored to be writing a review of Bill Staley, Haley Mason and Caitlin Nagelson’s new book Make it Paleo 2. After first learning of the paleo lifestyle a few years back, my initial encounter with the diet, long before my blogging days, was Bill and Haley’s first book Make it Paleo. It was…

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All About Blogging |

All About Blogging

Yep, I’m back answering more of your burning questions. Okay, you’ve probably forgot you’ve asked me months ago but I promised and now am following through. This Q & A is number three in this series and it is all about blogging, how I got started, my inspiration, favorite color, you know the drill. Sit…

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Sriracha Fried Brussels Sprouts |

Sriracha Fried Brussels Sprouts

Did you hear? Sriracha is (apparently) the new bacon? What? It can’t be! Overcome bacon, really? I know, it alarmed me as well. The new item would have to be pretty powerful to overcome that crispy, salted, hot, sizzling bacon. While I still doubt this statement, I understand the logic. Both add great flavor that packs…

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Spinach Artichoke Bowl with Marinated Portobello Mushrooms |

Spinach Artichoke Bowl with Marinated Mushrooms

Cheesy cauliflower rice, I’m at a loss for words. I never dreamt or could even fathom my new found love for this creamy goodness in the creation of the recipe. I’d like to tell you I stewed over it for hours, laboring to create such an amazing combination of flavors. Instead, in that pot as…

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