12/07/2014 14:00 EST | Updated 02/06/2015 05:59 EST

How holiday health can benefit from an action plan

Holistic nutritionist Alyssa Bauman says you can still have fun and stay healthy over the holidays.

Bauman says the trick is to be aware of how and what you're eating to be able to enjoy the best of everything.

Among some of her tips: Eat before the party and focus on one or two "treats" instead of eating everything in sight.

Watch Gloria Macarenko's interview with Bauman for the rest of her advice.