PROTEIN CHOCOLATE CHIA SEED PUDDING

Who wants chocolate pudding?!  I do! This recipe is loaded with awesome ingredients! Chia seeds are high in fiber, so they are great for digestion.  They are also a great source of calcium, manganese, protein and plant-based omega-3 fatty acids. Coconut Milk is a great source of healthy saturated fats, which is necessary for hormone [...]

Load up on antioxidants with this simple summer soup!

What do you do, with too many tomatoes and cucumbers from your summer harvest?   Ok, so many of you don’t have a vegetable garden like I do, but you can still make this awesome recipe. If you’ve never had gazpacho, it’s worth trying! It’s delicious and this is an incredibly easy recipe. So what’s so [...]

Bone Broth & Gelatin – What’s the Difference and Are You Missing Out?

For those not familiar with either bone broth or gelatin, here’s a brief low down on both of these fantastic super foods! Ok, I’m biased, but you’ll see why :) Incidentally, in our fast growing Fitness Bootcamps we give our trainees daily recipes which dramatically increases their results. Bone Broth: Chicken broth has been said [...]

Recipe – Cauliflower Rice Protein Bowl

Ingredients: 1 pound of grass fed ground beef 1 tsp coconut oil 1 tsp sea salt 1 tsp allspice 1 tsp smoked paprika 1-2 garlic cloves, minced (replace for garlic powder if in a hurry) 1 small piece of fresh ginger grated (replace for ginger powder if in a hurry) 1 cup organic black beans*, [...]

Sprouted Vegetable Crackers

Made these for Julian for school last week. He’s a great eater at home, but I’m not sure if that will continue at school, so I want to make sure that I give him lot of nutrient dense foods. Well, they turned out great! They’re crunchy, tasty and great to use for mini sandwiches, oh [...]

Soak your beans for better digestion and less embarrassment!

Soak your beans for better digestion and less embarrassment! For most of my life I was convinced that my body wasn’t able to digest beans and legumes.  Even though I loved the taste, I avoided them like the plague.  It just wasn’t worth the pain of bloating, stomach ache, constipation and terrible gas!  Let’s just [...]

My Favorite Way to Deal with Vegetable Scraps

I admit it.  I HATE composting.  Weird, huh?  Considering that I’m a Registered Holistic Nutritionist, adamant about eating locally, eating more seasonally, eating more vegetables and fruits and sprouts and legumes, and less of the other stuff…..and here I am, scowling at my backyard compost bin collecting dust and racoon poop.   So of course, [...]

SWEET POTATO ‘SPAGHETTI”

This sweet potato spaghetti could not be easier! I have tried zucchini 'spaghetti' many times, and while I’m a fan, my family is not. These ‘spaghetti’ however were a hit!   Ingredients: Serves 3 1 large sweet potato, washed and peeled *you will need a spiralizer to get the spaghetti like consistency   Cut sweet [...]

2016-04-29T15:39:12+00:00 By |Health, Recipes, Uncategorized|0 Comments