Turmeric Latte – a.k.a. Golden Milk

DID YOU KNOW? There are over 12,500 peer-reviewed articles published on the benefits of turmeric, in particular one of its powerful compounds, curcumin. Curcumin is the main active ingredient in turmeric. It has powerful anti-inflammatory effects and is a very strong antioxidant – making it great for both weight loss and IBS. Unfortunately, the curcumin…

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Gluten Free Slice with Pumpkin Seed Butter

Here’s why the kale caraway slice from Live Organic Food is my go to when I’m craving something that resembles bread … ✅ Gut friendly – gluten & grain free ✅ Low carb & high fiber ✅ Paleo, vegan & keto friendly ✅ Nutrient rich & organic ingredients You can find Live products online and…

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Easy Green Smoothie with Protein

Are you looking for an easy way to fill your body with nutrient-rich fuel that’ll keep you feeling energized for the busy day and week a head? If your lifestyle is anything like mine then you don’t always have time to fill your fridge and freezer with green goodness – and even if it’s full,…

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Cold Lemon Hibiscus Tea

Did you know? Hibiscus tea is loaded with antioxidants and could be helpful in reducing oxidative stress in the body. Oxidative stress occurs when free radicals invade the body and the body doesn’t have enough antioxidants to combat them. Free radical damage may contribute to many health issues ranging from cancer to aging skin, so…

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I lost my Costco virginity

OMG, I recently discovered a magical place called Costco! I know I know, you’re probably thinking – “Has this chick been hiding under a rock her entire life?” OK, so I knew Costco existed, but I never thought to venture into it to find healthy food options. Little did I know, Costco not only caters…

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Drink your greens

Are you looking for an simple way to keep your immune system strong and energy levels high during your busy season? A quality greens powder can be an excellent addition to your diet especially during times when vegetables and fruits are the last thing on your mind and plate. Veggies and fruits are packed with…

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Superfoods Yogurt Bowl

Do you have superfoods coming out of your yin yang?! If you’re anything like me, your cupboards and fridge are probably loaded with all the greatest superfoods your entire week’s paycheck can buy. I incorporate a lot of these superfoods into my smoothies since I find it’s the easiest way to get them in me,…

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Sardines with Yogurt & Fresh Herbs

Sardines with Yogurt & Fresh Herbs INGREDIENTS: (serves 1) 1 can wild sardines 1/4 cup broccoli sprouts (or other sprouts) 6 cherry tomatoes (cut in half) 1 tbsp fresh basil (chopped) 1 tbsp. fresh parsley (chopped) 1 tsp. fresh oregano (chopped) 2 tbsp plain coconut yogurt or kefir 1/2 lemon (juice only) Sea salt and…

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Fresh Tuna Wrap

One of my quick go-to meals during the week consists of a can of wild albacore tuna mixed with whatever I find hiding in my fridge and cupboards. I mix all ingredients together and toss it on my favourite gluten and grain free wrap from Live Organic Foods (see below). Voila! Simple to prepare and…

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Is there a dark side to green smoothies?

Have you come across information that talks about the dark side to green smoothies? Maybe you’ve heard about how too many raw green vegetables can cause things like kidney stones and thyroid dysfunction? Are you concerned that your green smoothies – that you’ve grown to love – are doing more harm than good? As always,…

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