Iron & Pregnancy

During a woman's pregnancy, her blood volume increases by 50 percent. That is why it is extremely vital that a woman gets enough iron in her diet, and has herself checked for anemia, to ensure enough oxygen is getting to baby and mom's muscles, brain, etc. These foods are some of the richest in iron. [...]

Why healthy people don’t need to “juice”

Want Free Tips and Support?  Sign Up Here For My Monthly E-Newsletter While juicing may still be all the rage in some circles, I can't find it in my heart to fully get behind it as a well-person's go-to health fix. Here are some reasons why: A Healthy Diet is Enough Seriously, if you are [...]

Cold Beet Salad & Sweet Craisin Quinoa

PREPARATION Quinoa: Prepare one cup quinoa with 1/2 cup raisins and 1/4 cup dried cranberries. Cook together until water is absorbed by quinoa. Add 1/4 cup canned light coconut milk/cream, 1/2 tbsp maple syrup, 1/2 tbsp coconut sugar, and 1/2 tbsp cayenne. Mix well. Sprinkle a handful of fresh, minced mint leaves. Beet Salad I took both [...]

Recipe: Sweet & Spicy Butternut Sqash with Pineapple

If you haven't been following my Instagram feed, I posted this video this past weekend about my cooking process. It's a little scattered and open to interpretation. Ha! https://www.instagram.com/p/BLCS7nthove/ But seriously, I love to mix and match. Sometimes the groceries I buy don't even end up getting used that week. Sometimes what I think I'll make gets switched [...]

Recipe: Spicy Egg & Rice Hash

Spicy Eggs and Rice Hash   INGREDIENTS 1 medium red onion, diced 2 stalks celery, sliced 1 pckg soyrizo 1 cup cooked brown rice 1 tsp cumin 1 tsp cumin 1 cup spinach greens 1-2 eggs Water, lemon juice PREPARATION Pan fry red onion in water and a little lemon juice. Add celery and soyrizo, stir and [...]