56 Code Words for Sugar

56 Code Words for Sugar

56 Code Words for Sugar When you are trying to make healthy diet changes, there are plenty of different ways you can approach it, however I think most experts would agree that removing added sugar is one of the best changes you can make. Although it might seem simple to remove all added sugar, manufacturers have…

Why Cooking is Self-Care

Why Cooking is Self-Care

Why Cooking is Self-Care Discover why cooking is self-care and how you can include it in your daily routine. Self-care has become a very important topic of conversation. Our lives are hectic and busy, people are stressed out and burning out, and mental health issues are on the rise in the form of anxiety and…

12 Healthy Party Appetizers

12 Healthy Party Appetizers

12 Healthy Party Appetizers Whether you are hosting a party or headed out to one, no good party is complete without a delicious selection of appetizers. Fortunately, you can treat guests to an array of healthy party appetizers without forgoing flavour and still creating a celebratory and festive feast.  So here are 12 simple and…

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How to Indulge Without Overindulging

How to Indulge Without Overindulging Struggle to find balance? Learn how to indulge without overindulging. One of the biggest challenges we face living in a culture of abundant food is finding balance within. With constant access to food, especially the indulgent types, it can be difficult to learn how to indulge without overindulging. For myself…

How to Cook Lentils

A Guide to Cooking Lentils

A Guide to Cooking Lentils A beginner’s guide on how to cook lentils! Lentils are a highly underrated food and incorporating them into your diet is a simple and inexpensive way to add a filling source of fibre and plant-based protein to meals. Lentils are considered pulse, part of the legume family along with beans,…

How to Make Your Health a Priority

How to Make Your Health a Priority

How to Make Your Health a Priority Even though most people know that they should be making their health a priority, not everyone does. Between work, family, friends, kids and busy schedules, too often, focusing on our personal health falls to the bottom of the list. People know they should eat vegetables, they should exercise, and…

6 Common Causes of Bloating

6 Common Causes of Bloating

6 Common Causes of Bloating Everyone knows the heavy, uncomfortable feeling of being bloated. In fact, it has become so common that many people consider is a regular everyday occurrence and just part of their normal digestion process. However, the truth is that bloating, gassiness, and abdominal discomfort, are not “normal” whatsoever, but rather they are…

Benefits of Eating Local Food

Benefits of Eating Local Food

The Benefits of Eating Local Food Here are 8 benefits of eating local food! The buy-local movement has grown tremendously in recent years and with good reason, the benefits of eating local food are plenty; from nutrition to environmental and community reasons, now more than ever it is important to support your local farmer: here…

A Guide to Buying Healthy Bread

Guide to Buying Healthy Bread

Guide to Buying Healthy Bread Discover what healthy bread is and how to shop for it. Stopping by the store to buy a loaf of bread used to be a simple task, but with all of the options available today it can feel completely overwhelming. With clever marketing gimmicks and fancy buzzwords it can be…