Believed to have originated in China well over 2,000 years ago, sauerkraut is a fermented cabbage. It doesn't get the praise it deserves, even though it's a popular side dish in many countries around the world. Germans get it, they know what's up with this side dish! However, most people don't know sauerkraut offers a [...]
When discussing diet and nutrition, the word ‘carb’ brings about a negative connotation. Many people see it as a dirty word synonymous with eating too much starchy food. People often believe cutting carbs from their diet is the first step to losing weight. What's the Difference Between Total Carbs and Net Carbs? Just like calories, [...]
Your lifestyle choices determine your health more than your genes will. What goes into your mouth is a massive contributor to your health status. You may need to change some of your feeding habits if you have not eaten healthily. These changes to improve your diet should not be made instantly. Instead, you should set [...]
Having a healthy breakfast in the morning is very important. Not only does it help you have energy and be more productive; it’s also good for your metabolism! Research shows that eating the right breakfast foods can burn up to 300 calories or more. To put yourself on the path to weight loss success, choose [...]
Mindfulness as a benefit to mental health is nothing new and has taken a much more prominent role in people’s lives. School children now have lessons devoted to it and employers are encouraged to promote mindfulness to care for their employee’s mental health. Being aware of your body and your breathing are core principles of [...]
Many people know they're eating an unhealthy diet, but some don't know that "healthy diet" might not be the healthiest diet after all. Often, it's the ones providing pre-packaged food packed with additives doing them in!
It's never easy to eat healthy when you're pressed for time. Schedules are overpacked, and we tend to grab-and-go. Change that with these tips!