Tag: nutrition

The Secret to Anti-Aging

Aging is a natural process but we somehow think we can outsmart Mother Nature and side step the effects of aging. Well, what if you worked with Mother Nature and not against her? What do I mean? Our bodies were meant to live a certain way – specific nutrients all beautifully combined to fuel the […]

Keep your heart healthy!

“Modern medicine, for all its advances, knows less than 10 percent of what your body knows instinctively.” — Deepak Chopra: is an authority in the field of mind-body healing OK. Let’s take a moment to process this quote… Incredible really, don’t you think? February is heart health month and as I listened to the national […]

Meatless Mondays!

Looking for something new for 2014? Well look no further! Welcome to the Meatless Mondays blog! I will be sending out a blog every Saturday morning, so you can shop and prepare for your Meatless Monday Menu. Why you ask? Well, consuming more of a plant base diet may help to improve your energy, sleep, […]

I couldn’t resist….

So, the CBC comes out with yet another article on cleanses, this time criticizing Dr. OZ’s 48 hour detox plan. This articles states: “Despite bold promises that the treatments would purify, detoxify and boost energy and optimize organ function, the cleanses lacked any scientific evidence of efficacy, or clear idea of what toxins they would […]

What??

Boy oh boy where do I begin?  A dear friend of mine sent me an article called “Detox Cleanses may not live up to the hype” on CBC news.  Although this article is geared more towards detox products that you would buy at a health food store or pharmacy, I still felt it was important […]

Hello Winter!

-40 eh?  Cold is not my thing….I will take +20 degree temperatures any day!  However, let’s face it, we live in Canada and we have been very lucky not to have deal with this type of weather that often….well in this area. So, as I add yet another layer of clothing and contemplate what to […]

Decision, Decisions…

Burgers and Fries…         Or Fruits and Veggies….         Are you lacking energy?  Feeling tired all the time?  Having trouble losing weight?  Crippled with digestive issues?  Then, STOP!  Take a look at the food you are eating.  I mean really look at it.  Does it look vibrant?  Is it full of […]

Day 8 of the 12 days for good – SOLIDARITY

What can you do?  How can you join forces with your friends and family to create a spirit of unity? Friday is a PD day for the kids, so my kids and I are going to make dark chocolate almond bark and deliver it to our friends and family.  Life gets so busy and it […]

Day 7 of the 12 days for Good – INCLUSION

  Watching my kids in their Christmas pageant this morning was amazing!  Two of them had a role that they felt comfortable with and my youngest, made his own role!  With so many ages and personalities on the stage you wonder how the pageant all came together.  The reason?  INCLUSION.  All the kids were there […]

Day 6 of the 12 days for Good – PEACE

  Tired?  Not enough hours in the day?  Wanting to give and help out, but you know that means sacrificing something in your life because there is no room to take on 1 more thing. How do you create peace within our community if you are stressed out, burning the candles at both ends and […]