Don't Live to Eat, Eat to live!

Low-fat & Chemical Free Meal Cleansing

The holiday season can pack on the pounds if you’re not careful of what and how much you eat. Not only that but being on the go day and night to get everything ready for Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwaanza…etc. & New Year’s Eve & Day can cause your body fatigue and exhaustion which is breeding ground… Continue reading Low-fat & Chemical Free Meal Cleansing

Don't Live to Eat, Eat to live!

Salt Cravings: Why You Get Them & How to Satisfy Them Safely

Whether you eat a lot of salt on a daily basis or you watch your salt intake your body craves salt from time to time largely due to activity level and hot weather. When this happens, you might reach for potato chips or another salty junk food snack, cheese, fast food or countless other convenience… Continue reading Salt Cravings: Why You Get Them & How to Satisfy Them Safely

Don't Live to Eat, Eat to live!

Food for Health Not Habit or Pleasure

Our health is all we have and our diet is one of the few things we can have complete control over most of the time. Once we neglect our body through diet we become dependent on dietary restrictions and it’s no longer up to us. One important thing we can learn from our parents and… Continue reading Food for Health Not Habit or Pleasure

Don't Live to Eat, Eat to live!

Protein, Carbohydrate & Healthy Fats Balance [in the simplest foods]

As I read through social media, newspaper and magazine articles and listen to news reports I hear an overwhelming amount of different diets out there. A big fad right now is low-carb to no-carb diets that boast a high amount of animal protein such as the Paleo diet. While each of us is different and… Continue reading Protein, Carbohydrate & Healthy Fats Balance [in the simplest foods]

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Hypertension/High Blood Pressure

Hypertension aka High Blood Pressure (HBP) puts strain on the heart – think of it as “hyper = excessive” “tension = Stretch/strain”. When there is excessive strain on the arteries and the heart it can lead to stroke, aneurysm, peripheral artery disease and is a cause of kidney disease. Some signs and symptoms of hypertension… Continue reading Hypertension/High Blood Pressure

Don't Live to Eat, Eat to live!

7 Common Diet Mistakes & Misconceptions

Here are some simple and basic guidelines for healthy eating, weight loss or control and for just getting back to basics!

Don't Live to Eat, Eat to live!

Cleansing Foods: Eat More of Them

There’s a large list of foods that clean out your system, from your internal organs to your cells and digestive track to your skin and they can even clear your head leaving you feeling renewed and thinking clearer. Eating whole, natural foods, specifically fruit, vegetables and whole grains such as quinoa, brown rice, millet, barley,… Continue reading Cleansing Foods: Eat More of Them

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Feed Your Cells

My most common sayings when it comes to food and one’s diet is “feed your cells and fuel your body”. Have you ever thought that when you eat you’re not only feeding your belly, you’re fueling your body and feeding every cell that works continuously to make you healthy? What you feed your cells affects your body’s… Continue reading Feed Your Cells

Don't Live to Eat, Eat to live!

Wicked Wheat

Some documented effects that today’s wheat has had on humans include increased appetite, massive blood sugar surges that..

Don't Live to Eat, Eat to live!

Stave off Your Cravings

    Nearly every one of us has the desire for good health, more energy, physical attractiveness and fulfilled happiness. With the level of stress that current times bring and the ability to find food around every corner, the bakeries and frozen meals in the grocery store, it’s easy to fall into the convenience of… Continue reading Stave off Your Cravings