Recipes · Uncategorized · Vegetables

Lemon Garlic Rapini

I’m pretty certain this bitter green vegetable was one of the first solid foods I ate back in my Baby Jen days. Rapini (a.k.a. broccoli rabe) is packed with vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, fiber and cancer fighting properties, making it a super healthy veggie for consumption. Rapini is an excellent complement to most meats and fishes…… Continue reading Lemon Garlic Rapini

Uncategorized · Workouts

Full body + cardio workout: Squats, presses, climbers + leg raises

Full body + cardio workout: Squats, presses, climbers + leg raises Here’s the drill for this workout … Exercise #1: Half squat with overhead press (1 squat = 1 rep) – weights are optional. If using weights, stick to a lower weight since the rep count is high. Exercise #2: Mountain climbers (1 mountain climber/side…… Continue reading Full body + cardio workout: Squats, presses, climbers + leg raises

Dessert · Recipes · Snacks · Uncategorized

Chewy Almond Orange Cookie

Are you looking for a healthy cookie to accompany your morning coffee or tea, satisfy your sweet tooth or just snack on mid-day. These chewy gluten and grain free almond cookies are not only super simple to whip up (with only 5 ingredients required), but they’re also the perfect combination of healthy and delicious! The…… Continue reading Chewy Almond Orange Cookie

Health Articles · Smoothies · Uncategorized

9 hacks for creating YOUR perfect smoothie

Although making a smoothie isn’t anywhere near rocket science, it still takes some experimentation to create just the right flavour, temperature and texture for your palate. I’ve put together some smoothie hacks that will not only help troubleshoot issues you may encounter in the land of smoothie making, but also help you create smoothies that…… Continue reading 9 hacks for creating YOUR perfect smoothie

Anti-aging · Health Articles · Products · Smoothies · Uncategorized

4 reasons why I use PurePaleo Protein powder

Finding a good protein powder that works well for your body isn’t easy given all the crappy and unknown ingredients found in most protein powders on the market. A high-quality protein powder should make you feel good when you consume it. Protein powders should not cause symptoms like gas, bloating, diarrhea, constipation, heartburn, lethargy, etc.…… Continue reading 4 reasons why I use PurePaleo Protein powder

Uncategorized · Workouts

Stability ball workout: Legs, butt & core

So, my hand/wrist was out of order for unknown reasons (or maybe old age 😫) a few weeks back, which forced me to come up with workouts that didn't require gripping or applying pressure on my hand. I came up with this stability ball workout which targets the legs, butt and core. As you probably… Continue reading Stability ball workout: Legs, butt & core