Posts Tagged ‘healthy fats’
How to Enjoy Mother’s Day With 5 Simple Health Tips
Mother’s Day is a time to celebrate and appreciate the incredible women who have nurtured us throughout our lives. While this day may involve indulging in decadent meals and treats, it is important to maintain a healthy and balanced diet. Here are some tips on how to eat healthy on Mother’s Day while still enjoying…Read More
How To Eat Healthy While Traveling?
Traveling can make it harder to eat healthy because we naturally tend to choose convenient and easy options. Additionally – we are in the vacation mindset and just want to indulge and enjoy ourselves . And while trying new foods and relaxing a bit with your diet is OK, your healthy eating habits don’t have…Read More
Meal Prep: The Shortcuts You Need to Know
A big part of feeling successful in your healthy eating regime is planning and preparing your meals ahead of time — so you’re not tempted to just stop at the fast food drive-thru on your way home from work! So, why not bring back the tradition of good ‘ol home cookin’ and start eating healthier,…Read More
Processed Food Additives: Thickeners. Are They As Bad As They Sound?
Thickeners are one of many ingredients added to processed foods. And they do just that: thicken. They absorb water and form a gel-like consistency. They’re often used to make foods thick and creamy, without having to add a lot of fat. Thickeners also tend to emulsify and stabilize foods they’re added to. Emulsification allows fats…Read More
Prebiotic – What Is It and What You Need To Know?
“Pre”biotics? Yes! They’re the food that we feed our probiotics, the friendly gut microbes that are oh so important for good health. Our gut microbes are alive, and they need to eat too. Their favorite foods are called “prebiotics” and include dietary fiber and resistant starch. The same fiber that keeps us feeling full slows…Read More
Love Butter? Here Is a Healthy and Tasty Alternative
If you want to add a great aroma, soft and creamy texture, and bring out the flavors in your food, you just need to add one additional ingredient in the mix, butter. From a condiment to the core ingredient in several cooking processes, butter is a staple in every kitchen! However, like all wonderful things…Read More
Try This Healthier Soy Sauce Substitute
We are all chained to processed foods even when there are healthier options around us. Some of us are too lazy to make a change, others are indifferent—but whatever the reason, our health gets affected all the same. Although the processed fare is often more convenient and sometimes even tastier, its negative side effects are…Read More
Best Ways To Store Your Nut Butter
For the best almond butter toast, banana and almond butter smoothie or a smooth, tasty nut butter on its own, you have to make sure you’re nut butter is stored in tip-top shape. I wanted to share the best way to store nut butter to make it last longer, maintain flavor, and improve ease of…Read More
5 Healthy Snacks Options to Curb Your Salt Cravings
We are all too familiar with sugar cravings, and they have an easy fix as well. But now and then, the sweet taste gets boring and the heart craves something on the salty end of the spectrum. Salt has a tricky reputation; being associated with unhealthy food like potato chips and being the most common…Read More
Parmesan Air Fryer Carrots
Take your vegetable side dishes up a notch with these Air Fryer Carrots! They’re quick and easy, and you can enjoy them as a side dish or as a great snack. Enjoy! 1 tablespoon avocado or olive oil 1 pound Carrots peeled and cut sticks 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano 1/2 teaspoon…Read More