Healthy Eating

February 22, 2017

Did that detox diet just detoxify you? What trendy diets CAN do for you

What is the craziest diet you have ever done? When I was in high school, I remember being on the cookie diet where you ate medicinal cookies for breakfast, lunch and snack and then had supper on your own. It wasn’t pleasant and I don’t remember it working at the […]
February 13, 2017

9 Ways to eat mindfully on Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and for many, can be a day of indulgence. Whether it is the cookies, candy, cupcakes, chocolate, or that savoury dish at dinner, Valentine’s Day, like many holidays can be centred around food and wine. Have you ever been culprit to eating a […]
January 5, 2017

4 Ways to energize your wellness while traveling

If you travel for your child’s sporting activities, this blog is for you! Whether it is an out of town hockey tournament, a swim meet, or dance competition, kids’ out-of-town sporting activities often monopolize the weekend away, leaving a parent’s wellness to be easily forgotten. Parents spend so much time […]
December 21, 2016

Lunch time pasta edamame salad

Struggling with workday lunches? You are not alone. Lunch is the meal where Canadians are most likely to eat out; 52% of Canadians find it challenging to manage portion size when they eat out. Whether you work inside or outside the home, having strategies to help get a nourishing lunch […]
December 21, 2016

Refreshing Garden Vegetable Rice Wraps

Are you looking for a simple, yet colourful and vibrant appetizer that will impress your guests and allow you to stay on track with your wellness goals?   Try making vegetable rice wraps! These wraps will leave you feeling clean and refreshed! And they are a gluten-free appetizer using ingredients that are easy to […]
December 21, 2016

Asian Pork Lettuce Wraps with Green Goddess Dipping Sauce

If you are looking for a colorful and nutrient-rich holiday appetizer or to just get something different on the table, try this Asian Pork Lettuce Wrap with a Green Goddess Dipping Sauce. Asian cooking can be challenging for people who need to live gluten-free since Asian sauces often have gluten […]