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 […]
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 […]
You’ve likely heard people say they have slow or fast metabolism. What does it all mean? Rachel Caven has the answers Here.
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 […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]
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. […]
The current Canadian Food Guide has not been updated for 10 years. Catch it here