Tag Archives: healthfood

Healing with Food!

Healing Beet Salad with Creamy Vegan Dressing Healing our mind, body and spirit is vital in our everyday life. There are so many ways to support and heal our health. Picking the right healing foods is a great way to do this. As much as it may seem like all food that goes into your […]

Can Snacking Help You or Hurt You?

Get ready to read something we find fascinating! We’re taking on another controversial topic, snacking versus not snacking. 3 meals a day, 6 meals a deal, 6 snacks a day, with all the hype around how often to eat, how do we know what’s best? We’ve been told to snack in between meals to avoid […]

Kale: The Superfood You Should Be Eating

Today is National Kale day so we decided to take the day to look more at what makes kale so great! There is a lot of buzz around the trendy vegetable, and we want you to know why people feel the need to eat it so much. There are proven benefits to this nutrient dense […]

Smoothie Craze: How to make the right choice.

Smoothies and juice retailers are popping up right and left. So the question is… are these smoothie drinks healthy for you or is this just another money guzzling business idea? Well, the answer is YES and NO. Few smoothies and/or juice drinks out there are particularly healthy, low in sugar, and provide us with an abundance […]

Why We’re Crazy About Chia Seeds!!

So what’s the deal with these seeds? They are derived from the desert plant, Salvia Hispanica, found in South America. Hundreds of years ago, they were recognized for providing a good source of energy among the Aztec and Mayan Tribes. Recently, they made it back to the limelight. Nutrition gurus are hailing the small black seeds for […]

What You Should Know About Whole Grains

By now we all should know that we need to incorporate more whole grains into our diet. However, the average American eats less than one serving of whole grains a day. So why eat whole grains? They helps prevent heart disease. Studies show that women who reported eating at least one serving a day had […]

Eat Your Way to Healthy Hair by Following these Simple Tips

The hair you are born with is an expression of your genetic makeup, healthy hair or not. However, our hair is also affected by our surrounding environment and lifestyle! Diet is especially known to have a drastic influence on the quality of our hair. In order to obtain optimal health for our hair, we should […]

Take Control of Your Health: Follow Theses Tips To Escape the Flu Season

As that time of year comes around again, the dreaded flu season; you do not have to fear the flu after following these important health and nutrition tips! Don’t cut calories Here are some important health and nutrition tips to keep in mind now the flu season is upon us! A 2008 report in the Journal […]

Eating On A Budget

Listen Up and Budget Up! Were going to tell you how to eat healthy on a budget by following 6 simple steps. Buy fresh produce in bulk when it’s in season or on sale and freeze it. When produce is in season it is typically more affordable simply because there’s a lot of it to […]

METABOLISM BOOSTING SCRAMBLE

A SPICY WAY TO START OR END THE DAY! INGREDIENTS 1 egg 2 egg whites 1 tablespoon of skim milk, almond milk or oat milk pinch of cayenne pepper 50g smoked salmon, (alternatives cooked chicken breast or cooked tuna) small handful of chopped parsley bran oil spray METHOD Chop the parsley and salmon thinly and place […]