Eating for Energy on CTV Ottawa Morning Live

Days are starting to get shorter and mornings cooler, yes winter is upon us folks. As the days get darker we often find ourselves reaching for a few extra cups of coffee throughout the day just to keep us moving. Then even with that extra cup of coffee we still feel ourselves hitting that 3 […]

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Is there Mush-room for this Recipe in your repertoire? We think there should be!

Mushrooms are versatile. They can be enjoyed stuffed, turned into mini pizzas and even burgers. Try these easy stuffed mushrooms for a flavourful dinner. Ingredients: Large Mushrooms portobello or use any other large mushroom variety 1 package of lean ground turkey or chicken Salt and Pepper 2 tbsp butter or coconut oil melted 2 tbsp […]

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Ottawa Race Weekend Meal Plan on CTV Ottawa Morning Live!

Many of us are gearing up for race weekend, whether you are running or walking your nutrition plays a large role in your performance. We have some incredible meal ideas for you What to Eat Before the Race: Morning Run – First thing to remember is to stick to what you are used to. Testing […]

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Hot Cocoa, warming us up!

Hemp Heart Hot Chocolate For any upcoming snow days: After a fun few hours sledding and fort building this warm drink is the perfect choice and you don’t have to feel too bad about kids having it. OR You!! Ingredients: 3 cups of coconut milk 2 tbsp of raw cacao powder 2 tbsp maple syrup […]

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2017 Food Trends on CTV Ottawa Morning Live!

Find out what is in and what is out for 2017 on CTV this AM. Catch the Segment here! Add these items to your grocery list for 2017 and keep them in all year round. Eating well is a habit so try making one of these upgrades on your next cooking adventure. 1. Beet Greens […]

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Awesome Autumn Ideas: Pumpkin Blondies and Pumpkin Brownies for Dessert!

If you love pumpkin but don’t know what to do with it, try adding it to baked goods. Pumpkins are anti-inflammatory and tasty, as well as hold zinc content which is great for immunity! Fall Pumpkin Brownies: 2/3 cup Cocoa Powder 1 cup Cassava Flour 1/2 tsp Baking Soda 1 cup Coconut Sugar 2 Eggs […]

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Superfoods you might be Throwing Out on CTV Ottawa Morning Live!

Superfoods you didn’t know you were throwing away! Look through this list and check out our bone broth recipe to amp up your nutrition today. Some of these foods could be in your kitchen RIGHT NOW! 1. Pineapple core a. Great source of Bromelain, a digestive enzyme b. Aids in digestion, especially of protein c. […]

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What else can you drink besides Juice and Pop this Summer? We talked it out on CTV Morning Live!

We discussed some super drink awesome alternatives on CTV Morning Live. Some of our favourites are Culture Kombucha and Urban Juice Press. Both are locally made in Ottawa. Milkshake Delight -1/2 banana -1/2 cup strawberries (In season!) -1 cup unsweetened chocolate almond milk or vanilla or other milk alternative (coconut, hemp) -1/4 cup cocoa or […]

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Feeling tiny bit sniffly? This super easy Coconut Soup will help clear out Sinuses and it’s super tasty!

This soup is a health booster and also so easy prepare. So even if you are feeling a little under the weather it’s not too labour intensive. Coconut milk great for fighting colds and the pepper is great for cleaning out nasal passages. Within the medium-chain fatty-acids in coconut milk you will find lauric acid […]

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To stick or not to stick? Nonstick Pans vs Stainless Steel

Our clients often ask about cookware. Nonstick pans are supposed to help with the clean up of cooking our food saving time, but there are other options. We try to always use stainless steel pans and add a little coconut oil to them or some water works well too. Nonstick chemicals that are used in […]

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