Garlic Pesto with Zoodles

Ingredients 1-2 large zucchinis Olive oil for cooking (if seeing warm) Cherry tomatoes Ribbons basil for garnish Optional: Crumbled goat cheese or feta Pesto Sauce 1/2 cup walnuts or pine nuts 3 cloves garlic minced 4 cups fresh basil leaves 1/2 lemon juiced 1 cup olive oil Sea Salt Black […]

Healthy Spins on Holiday Treats

The holidays are for all things merry and bright…so why do we all feel like it’s hard to stay energized and light? No more Yuletide weight gain with these healthy spins on some holiday treats. Eggnog  Serves 2-4 Vegan Recipe Ingredients 1/2 cups raw almonds + 1 1/2 cup water […]

Sweet Potato Pad Thai

Ingredients 1-2 large sweet potatoes (You can also use butternut squash) 2 tbsp raw cashew pieces 1 tsp sesame seeds Olive Oil or Coconut Oil for cooking Pad Thai Sauce 1/2 cup natural peanut butter or nut butter of your choice (no added sugar or oils) 1 garlic clove chopped […]

Natural Remedies to Help Deal With Heartburn 1

One of the reasons I decided to go into holistic health was the idea that we can relieve many issues relating to health by addressing the person and the issue not just the symptom. To watch the segment on The Morning Blend, click here. That brings me to the subject of […]

Is Your Regularity Regular?

Most people feel uncomfortable discussing their bathroom business, especially when it comes to pooping. There I said it. Now we can move on. It is really unfortunate that there is so much taboo surrounding your bowel movements because it is an area that can have a major impact on your […]

10 Foods to Ditch From Your Kitch

We all know there are certain foods that aren’t healthy for us (sugar, artificial sweeteners, refined foods). However, do you know that some of your common day foods are guilty of having all of these in their ingredient list? Watch the Morning Blend segment here. Check out my list of 10 […]

Are You Eating Enough or Too Much Protein?

Protein is an essential part of your diet as it is considered the building block to the body and has an effect on everything from muscle repair and hair growth to your immune and nervous system. But are you getting enough, too much or the right kind? The RDA for […]

Surviving the Spring Setbacks

It’s Spring! Well, sort of. Although we anxiously await the days of consistent warm weather, the transition time between seasons can hit us pretty hard. Spring time brings a mess of different weather patterns but also a lot of aches, pains and allergies for many people. Runny noses, achey joints, sinus […]

Pear, Walnut and Goat Cheese Toast

Ingredients 1/2 ripe pear 1 tsp chopped walnuts 1 oz soft goat cheese 1 slice sourdough, spelt, sprouted or gluten-free bread Directions Toast bread slice and spread goat cheese to cover. Use a spiralizer or mandolin to create thin strands or simply slice the pear in thin pieces. Place the […]

To Juice or To Smoothie?

Juice and smoothies bars are popping up everywhere and it seems that everyone is getting on the wagon. So what is all the hype? Are juices and smoothies the next health craze or are they really good for you? Which one is better for you? Both juicing and smoothies boost […]