healthy cooking

November 13, 2019

Does oatmeal have enough protein for breakfast?

I am a big fan of oatmeal. As a whole grain, rich in fiber, oatmeal provides slow-release energy so you are fuelled for your morning. Does it provide enough protein? How much protein do we need each day? How much protein you need each day is based on how much […]
October 28, 2019

White chocolate berry power oatmeal

When foods taste great and are satisfying, you are likely to eat them again and again. This version of oatmeal is fast and flavour-fuel! 5 from 1 reviews White chocolate berry power oatmeal   Save Print Prep time 2 mins Cook time 10 mins Total time 12 mins   If […]
October 16, 2019

Does your diet need an upgrade?

Data from the 2015 Canadian Community Health Survey found that almost half (48%) of the foods Canadians eat are from ultra-processed foods suggesting that many Canadians need an upgrade to their diet. Are you one of them? Almost all food is processed in some way. Food processing includes physical, biological […]
September 12, 2019
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Curried Seafood Stew

This Curried Seafood Stew is fast to make and delicious to slurp! This recipe is versatile. You can use the fish and seafood that you have and that you like. I have used scallops in place of mussels. For a heartier meal, I have served this with fresh corn, boiled […]
May 30, 2019

Oatmeal & Date Energy Bites

5 from 1 reviews Oatmeal & Date Energy Bites   Save Print These energy bites are full of flavour and fiber! Keep a batch of these in your freezer for a quick grab and go, fuelling snack. Author: Energize Nutrition Ingredients 2 cups oats ½ cup unsweetened shredded coconut Seed […]
March 5, 2019

Are you one of the 90% of Canadians who could benefit from up-scaling your snack?

If your body’s energy is like a cell phone, what percent battery life do you have by the end of the day? Many people are around 5-10% by the end of the day, leaving them with extremely low energy to do much more than flopping on the couch, about ready to […]