Superfoods on CTV Ottawa Morning Live!

Superfoods! What are they? They are any food with a nutrient dense profile. We often look for foods that have strange names from afar but a lot of the foods you already have in your house are superfoods as well! Let’s go through the list: 1. Blueberries: There are 2 types of blueberry we will […]

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All About Avocado (not just toast) on CTV Ottawa Morning Live!

Avocado is the a favourite of many people. There are many ways to enjoy this fruit ( yes it’s a fruit) and here are some ideas you might like to try. Full of healthy fat and potassium these are great little packages of nutrients! 1. Avocado Caesar Salad Ingredients: – 1 ripe avocado , pitted […]

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Looking for Ways to Boost your Metabolism? We have the answers on CTV Ottawa Morning Live!

You’ve likely heard people say they have slow or fast metabolism. What does it all mean? Rachel Caven has the answers Here.

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Brain Health on CTV Morning Live

When we think brain health most of us turn our mind to brain teasers, a sudoku puzzle, reading a book or learning something new and all of these things do contribute to our overall brain health, in addition to this mental exercise there are smaller things we can do with our diet to help optimize […]

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2018 Resolutions on CTV Ottawa Morning Live!

Top 5 Health New Year’s Resolutions You Should Make and Keep! 1. Fish Day- most people aren’t eating as much fish as they think they are. It’s essential to get the essential fatty acids (anti-inflammatory Omega 3’s) for brain health and to decrease inflammation. In addition to “Meatless Monday” add one day a week dedicated […]

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Help Yourself Detox from Sugar on CTV Morning Live

For many of us the leftover candy at work and at home on the week of Halloween can put us out of balance. Rachel Caven has some ideas on how to bring to all back to balance and help yourself detox from sugar. Catch the segment HERE. For Recipe inspiration look HERE.

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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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Food Combinations that you Should Avoid On CTV Ottawa Morning Live!

Are you having digestive issue and issues losing weight? You might be combining the incorrect foods without knowing. Here is the scoop: 1. Burgers and Soda: This is one of people’s favourite combos. The sugar in the beverage can cause you to crave more salty and unhealthy high fat foods, not to mention sugary foods. […]

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Food Guide Consultation & Changes Explained

The current Canadian Food Guide has not been updated for 10 years. Catch it here

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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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