You guys already know that I'm a huge fan of chickpeas. They have everything you need - protein, iron, calcium. You can read Healthy Eating Essential: Chickpeas to learn a little more, but if you're already sold on the magic of chickpeas here's a fun way to eat more of them. There are so many ways … Continue reading Chickpea Pasta!
An easy health tip to keep in mind is to always be conscious of eating the rainbow. Frequently, color variation is sign of what nutrients are hidden inside of each fruit and veggie. Bright purples, bold oranges, and enticing reds catch our attention in part because we are genetically designed to be drawn to the fruits … Continue reading Eat The Rainbow
Nothing beats a super ripe, juicy, amazingly delicious peach. Tart, sweet, and bursting with flavor, peaches satisfy all of the senses with just one bite - but did you know that they are also great for you? Mind, body, soul, and taste buds, peaches enhance your life. Here are some more reasons why you need … Continue reading 4 Reasons To Love Peaches
“Eating the rainbow” is a good reminder to eat colorful, nutrient-packed fruits and veggies, but what about the other healthy eats that aren’t as colorful? Are they getting a bad rap for no reason? Mushrooms ISTOCK/BUDGETSTOCKPHOTO If you prefer your mushrooms sauteed, you’re on the right track. “When mushrooms are cooked, they release nutrients, including … Continue reading White Foods That Are Way Healthier Than You Thought – Giridharan
Why drink more water? Green tea, mint, and lime - For fat burning, digestion, headaches, congestion, and breath freshener. Strawberry and kiwi - For cardiovascular health, immune system protection, blood sugar regulation, digestion. Cucumber, lime, and lemon - For water weight management, bloating, appetite control, hydration, digestion. Lemon, lime, and orange - For digestion, … Continue reading Drink More Water
One of the best foods on the planet is the chickpea. It is extremely versatile and loaded with nutrients. A cornerstone to many ancient diets, the chickpea has been used to create amazing and nutritious meals for centuries. If you aren't already eating chickpeas, you should be. Protein If you are vegan, vegetarian, on a diet, or … Continue reading Healthy Eating Essential: Chickpeas
Like grown up sprinkles, most adults enjoy giving their food a fun kick by tossing a dash of hot and spicy right on top. Sometimes seen as a sign of machismo, being able to add a good amount of spiciness to your meal may actually be very beneficial to your overall health, making you truly strong … Continue reading Vitamin Spice: Why You Should Be Eating Hot Peppers