One of my favorite things this time of year is Pumpkin. Not only is it yummy and there are so many ways to prepare it. It is also: 🎃 low in calories highly nutritious rich in vitamins C & A A great source of fiber contains beta-carotene contains potassium Enjoy this yummy EASY healthy Pumpkin […]
Some folks might be surprised to learn that cabbage is not in the same category as lettuce, despite their similar appearance. Cabbage is cousin to kale and broccoli and is part of the cruciferous vegetable family. Varying in color from pale green to red and purple, cabbage contains many nutrients that offer health benefits such […]
Adding more vitamin-rich vegetables to your diet this summer is easier than you might think. Enjoy this easy salsa recipe. Make-your-own-taco-bar style with GMO-free tortilla chips for a healthy and festive addition to your summer weekend cookout, and also as a topping for grilled lean meats throughout the rest of the summer. Ingredients 4–6 ripe […]
With long, thick, plump and pointed deep green leaves, Aloe vera is one of the most well-recognized medicinal plants in the world. It has a long history of use in pharmaceutical, food, and cosmetic products. A great deal of research supports the use of topical Aloe gel, balms and creams for wound healing, sunburn, frostbite, […]
Delight friends and family with this perfect supper or lunch entree. The crimson flesh of red pepper gives bright contrast to kale’s deep green. Chopped onion and minced garlic combine with lemon and herbs to bring an aromatic flavor to the brown rice. Delicious, filling, and vegan friendly, too! Ingredients 3 medium red bell peppers […]
Why use a commercial electrolyte replacement beverage when you can make your own and know that it will have far greater benefits and less sugar and chemical additives than anything sold in stores? An electrolyte drink is essential for rehydrating after intense training or competition in the heat, for hydrating a day or two before […]
Trying to get ahead of the flu season? Be sure to take this supplements!
Because it is water soluble and cannot be made by the body, we must ingest Vitamin C every day to receive it’s immune boosting properties.
Is the flu vaccine really right for your family? There are two factors that determine its effectiveness.