Roasted Carrot Ginger Soup With Fresh Carrot Juice & Coconut Oil

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  Roasted carrot ginger soup with a swirl of fresh carrot juice and a dash of coconut oil is comfort food to me. I love soups all year around, but give me a warm hearty soup in winter and I need nothing else to eat. Roasting veggies or fruit intensifies their flavor and gives soups […]

Taking The October #Unprocessed Challenge By @eatingrules With Baby Steps

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  October is unprocessed food month.  Andrew Wilder from ‘Eating Rules’ is on mission to help people eat healthier ! How ? By cutting out or cutting down on processed food ! He’s asking people all over the world to take the October unprocessed challenge ! As much as I love the idea, eating totally […]

5 Tips For Eating Healthy On A Budget

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I am pleased to have Steven Madison, a personal trainer and fitness expert  guest post on my blog today. Useful information here on “Eating Healthy” without breaking the bank!  Now over to Steve.   Healthy eating is important in life. Although it’s usually a lot easier to swallow down a lot of junk food and […]

Ginger : Health Benefits & Creative Uses in Recipes!

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  Aromatic, pungent and spicy ginger adds a special flavor and zest to any dish.  An extraordinary spice with health benefits! Fresh ginger root is available year round in the produce section of your local market.  Technically ginger is a herb. The rhizome (underground stem) is used as a culinary spice and also as a medicine. […]

Fiber Bars vs Fiber Foods : Which Should You Choose ?

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Day 6 of the A – Z blogging challenge and I am blogging the letter F. I thought I would blog about my pet peeve ‘ Fiber’. I call it my pet peeve because I’m always wondering if my family, clients and myself are getting enough fiber in our diet. American Cancer Institute recommends 25 […]

Getting the Best Bang For Your Buck: Fresh Vs Frozen Produce.

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  March is National Nutrition Month and National Frozen food month. I thought I would club the two and do a couple of posts this month on frozen foods and nutrition. Today am touching on produce: Fresh Vs  Frozen! Which one is better? Talking with people, it appears that fresh is always better than frozen, but […]