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CARROT SOUP SPICED UP!

SPICE UP OUR WINTER WITH THIS CARROT SOUP We promise you will love this carrot and cilantro soup with a kick. Simple, quick and taste!!!! This is also one of my mother’s favorite recipes which she has been making for me most of my life. Carrots are so great for us; they can assist with […]

Nutrition Labels In Terms of HEALTH: What Do They Really Mean?

What do you think are some of the most common mistakes people make when reading food nutrition labels? Nutrition labels have been on food for years but from time to time products change their packaging to highlight some new benefit. Is this because they have changed what is in the product or is it simply […]

Chickpea CCCrazy!!!

You’ll Want to Eat More Chickpeas with These Tasty Recipes We’re all about the chickpea right now! Chickpeas (garbanzo beans) are an incredibly healthy way to get an extra protein boost in your meals and help you stay full throughout the day. *Chickpeas have high amounts of fiber, potassium, vitamin C, and vitamin B-6, which […]

Cheat Sheet 4: Guide to Healthy Drinking

Is The idea of Healthy Drinking an oxymoron? Well abstaining from drinking during the holiday season is not always easy. So find your compromise drink; something that you enjoy but does pack on the calories.  People always say that drinking alcohol is empty calories but do you know why???? It is because alcohol contains no […]

Cinnamon A Way of Spicing Things Up This Season!!

With my Favorite Spice: Cinnamon ‘Tis the season for spices and teas. The smell of cinnamon is synonymous with the holidays. We all love the taste of it in our beverages, and on top of holiday sweet treat. But are you aware of all the health benefits of this magical spice??? Cinnamon is a dynamic and mighty […]

Hydration! Hydration! Hydration!

Water is Important For more reason than Hydration So Many Reason!! Here are some of them….. Hydration and water is the key component of our body. Every, cell, tissue and organ is dependent on having enough H20. Our body should be between 50-60 percent water, with at least 30 percent of this water being in […]

No Babysitter? Try These Fun Fitness Ideas With Your Kids

When you spend your days changing dirty diapers and battling mountains of laundry, it’s easy to let your fitness goals slide. Some parents feel guilty taking time for themselves to exercise, while others simply can’t afford – or even find – a dependable babysitter. Luckily, you don’t have to leave your home to get a […]

THE “AFTER EFFECT” GREEN SMOOTHIE

TRY THIS HYDRATING & FILLING GREEN SMOOTHIE It is not only high in potassium but low calorie and packed with food fats and lots of essential vitamins. INGREDIENTS ½ banana, cut into chunks ½ avocado 2 handful of spinach ½-1 cup of water ½ cup of coconut water 4-8 ice cubes 1 teaspoon of honey (optional) METHOD […]