Healthy Eating

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 […]
August 18, 2019

Non scale victories: setting health goals beyond weight loss this fall Part 1

Trigger warning – the following post has weight talk as it explores weight gain in midlife. If you or someone you know is struggling with their eating or relationship with food, please contact a regulated health professional or visit http://nedic.ca/ Our bodies change as we go through life. Related to […]
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 […]
January 18, 2019

My Favourite Nutrition Resources

There are thousands of places you can go for quality nutrition information. In this post, I share with you some of my favourite nutrition, health, and cooking resources as well as healthy recipe sources.* Do you have a favourite resource not listed here? I’d love to hear from you! Food […]