April 20, 2016

Clean Eating – Make Sure Your Almond Milk Is The Real Deal

You’ve probably seen lots of recipes or videos that tout almond milk as a health food for smoothies, but that is not necessarily true if you buy it from the store. Check out the expiration date on what you have in your cupboard. Is it months away from now? Isn’t that a bit scary? How many ingredients does it have? Does it have Carrageenan listed?
August 31, 2013

Clean Eating For Weight Loss | 2 Delicious Recipes

Quick and Easy Clean Eating Recipes Savory Tahini Sauce Recipe If you have never tried tahini I strongly recommend that you do especially if you are a fan of sesame seeds. It is such a great dip for snacks that you can whip up in no time! Not only does it serve as a great dip for snacks, it is also a popular topping for meat and vegetables in the Middle Eastern Cuisine. It is a wonderful addition to your recipe collection while improving your health and weight. Prep time: 5 minutes Yield: 1 cup Ingredients: 1/2 cup tahini 1/4 cup water 3 tablespoons lemon juice 2 tablespoons tamari or 1 tablespoon of liquid aminos 2 tablespoons maple syrup 1-2 cloves of garlic, minced pinch of cayenne (to your taste) Directions: 1. In a bowl briskly whisk together the tahini and water until combined. It will look separated at first: […]
August 29, 2013

Improve Your Health: Clean Eating Recipe and Nutrition Tips

Benefits of Root Vegetables For Natural Weight Loss and Health The roots of any plant are its anchor and foundation; they are the essential parts that support and nourish the plant. Root vegetables lend these properties to us when we eat them, making us feel physically and mentally grounded and rooted, increasing our stability, stamina and endurance. Roots are a rich source of nutritious complex carbohydrates, providing a steady source of necessary sugars to the body. Instead of upsetting blood sugar levels like refined sweet foods, they regulate them. Since they absorb, assimilate and supply plants with vital nutrients, roots likewise increase absorption and assimilation in our digestive tracts. Long roots, like burdock, carrots, parsnips and daikon radish, are excellent blood purifiers and can help improve circulation in the body and increase mental clarity. Round roots, like turnips, radishes, beets and rutabagas, are nourishing to the stomach, spleen, pancreas and […]